Dr Samir Alahmad from the QAAFI Centre for Crop Science will present a research update about his GRDC funded durum wheat roots project. This research explores the potential to improve durum wheat yield by combining key genes for above- and below-ground physiological traits.  

Abstract: TBA

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Research contact:  Dr Samir Alahmad, QAAFI, Centre for Crop Science, s.alahmad@uq.edu.au

Seminar contact: Jackie Kyte, QAAFI events, M: 0409 564 729 or E:  j.kyte@uq.edu.au 

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