Calgary (The Growing Point Podcast) – In this episode, we talk with Dr. Anita Brûlé-Babel, a professor at the University of Manitoba, who focuses her research on breeding for disease resistance in wheat. We discuss the challenges of breeding for FHB, how it differs from other diseases, how resistant varieties play a role in disease management on farm, and what the future of FHB resistance looks like.

LISTEN TO MORE: The Growing Point: The Prairie Pest Monitoring Network with Meghan Vankosky (AAFC)