TITLE

Heat-tolerant grain vital to combat global warming

AUTHOR(S)
Sorensen, Eric
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/15/2013, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Washington State University will lead a research project that aims to develop wheat varieties that are better at tolerating high temperatures. The study will focus on the North Indian River Plain which faces challenges related to global warming including limited water and rising temperatures. The researchers aim to have climate-resilient varieties in five years.
ACCESSION #
87439361

 

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