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Heartland Plant Innovations Hires New Chief Scientist

MANHATTAN, Kan. - Heartland Plant Innovations (HPI) is happy to announce the hiring of Dr.

Release Date: 
Mon, 08/11/2014

Heartland Plant Innovations Moves to New Location

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Heartland Plant Innovations (HPI) has moved into the new Kansas Wheat Innovation Center (KWIC) in Manhattan, the first tenants in the state-of-the-art complex that will be a hub for research that benefits wheat farmers.

Release Date: 
Thu, 02/14/2013

HPI Announces Expanded Doubled Haploid Capacity

HEARTLAND PLANT INNOVATIONS ANNOUNCES EXPANDED WHEAT DOUBLED HAPLOID CAPACITY

Release Date: 
Tue, 06/12/2012

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Science and Policy

Application of molecular markers to wheat breeding in Canada. Plant Breeding.

Abstract: Marker-assisted breeding provides an opportunity for wheat breeders to introgress/pyramid genes of interest into breeding lines and to identify genes and/or quantitative trait loci in germplasm to be used as parents.

Release Date: 
Tue, 03/17/2015

Managing and breeding wheat for organic systems: Enhancing competitiveness against weeds.

Abstract: Genetically uniform cultivars in many self-pollinated cereal crops dominate commercial production in high-input environments especially due to their high grain yields and wide geographical adaptation.

Release Date: 
Tue, 03/17/2015

Cefotaxime in wheat and triticale microspore culture. Plant Cell Reports.

Abstract: Isolated microspore culture is a promising option to rapidly fix the product of meiotic recombination of F1 hybrids, in the process of varietal development. Clean culture and high embryogenesis rate are essential to commercial triticale and wheat microspore cultures.

Release Date: 
Tue, 03/17/2015

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KU Researchers Take a Fresh Look at Old Medicine

Kansas Alumni, Issue 4, 2011.

Release Date: 
Sat, 02/05/2011

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