February 18, 2016

Fertility Crisis: harnessing the genomic tension behind pollen fertility in sorghum

Project Description Hybrid sorghum varieties yield more grain than inbred varieties but the method for producing hybrid seed relies on the production of so called female […]
February 18, 2016
Sorghum grains

Breaking the nexus: more biomass in cereal grain (grain size)

Project Description Cereals provide more than 50% of human caloric intake internationally, and this project aims to increase sorghum yield by shifting biomass, in the form […]
February 18, 2016

ARC Centre of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis

Project Description The ARC Centre of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis seeks to develop and harness advances in photosynthesis research, crop bioengineering, plant phenomics and computational tools […]
February 18, 2016

Implementing the Breeding Program Analysis tool (BPAT)

Project Description The BMGF have developed a project to utilise a Breeding Program Analysis tool (BPAT) to underpin a process to evaluate the progress of key […]