Whitefly resistent Poinsettia to reduce insecticide use

Projectnummer: TU18100
Thema:  Duurzame Plantaardige Productie
Looptijd: -
Budget publiek: € 384.000
Budget privaat: € 384.000
Projectleider: Ben Vosman / ben.vosman@wur.nl
Kennisinstelling: Wageningen University & Research

This project intends to generate basic knowledge on the possibilities for whitefly resistance breeding in Poinsettia, as well as crossability with cultivated material. It will provide new (genetic) knowledge on natural resistance, which is currently non-existing.