|Lead Researcher||Stephen Strelkov|
|Start Date||March 2019|
|End Date||February 2022|
|Funding Partners||Alberta Agriculture & Forestry|
Resistance breakdown through the appearance of novel clubroot pathotypes is undermining the usefulness of resistant cultivars as a clubroot management tool.
Determine the spore population levels that are safe for the use of clubroot-resistant cultivars and develop a knowledge-based resistance deployment strategy.
This section will be updated upon completion of the project.
This project investigates methods of inoculum mitigation to prevent clubroot establish and develop sustainable, realistic strategies for canola farmers affected by clubroot in Canada.
Keywords: Clubroot, Genetics, Clubroot resistance, CR, Plasmodiophora brassicae, P. brassicae, Pathotypes, Gene pyramiding, Resistance breakdown
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