The Borlaug Global Rust Initiative:
- reduces the world’s vulnerability to stem, yellow, and leaf rusts of wheat;
- facilitates the evolution of sustainable international partnerships to contain the threat of wheat rusts, and
- enhances world productivity to withstand future threats to wheat.
Rust in the News
Why we fly: Revolutionizing wheat phenotyping with drones
Cally Arthur · 26 Apr 2017
CIUDAD OBREGÓN, MEXICO: Ravi Singh compares plots of wheat lines growing in the fields of Obregón to determine which lines have potential as new varieties. Relying on reams of statistical breeding...+ More
WIT Profile: Yukiko Naruoka
Tessa Schneider · 25 Apr 2017
Catching up with Yukiko Naruoka, WIT winner in 2012.
What is your current professional position, title, affiliation, responsibilities?
I’m currently a Wheat breeder...+ More
BGRI Newsletter: March 2017 BGRI Newsletter
ICAR-Shimla Newsletter: Mehtaensis, January 2017
Online Learning: The Art & Science of Rust Pathology & Applied Plant Breeding