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Barley leaf rust resistance genes may help plant breeders battle deadly crop disease

An international team led by researchers at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) has identified genes that ...
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Switzerland greenlights field trial of GMO fungus-resistant barley

On 18 December 2018, the University of Zurich submitted .... a request for the experimental release of genetically modified barley ...
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Talking Biotech: How barley gave us pregnancy tests, beer and helped launch an agricultural revolution

Dr. Sheila Adimargono joins Kevin Folta on this week's podcast to discuss barley's role in plant domestication and the development ...