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Enhanced delivery of CIMMYT germplasm to Australia

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The importation and testing of wheat developed at International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) in Mexico, has had substantial benefits to the Australian grains industry through increased yield, improved disease resistance, and enhanced genetic diversity... CIMMYT will coordinate the yearly shipment to Australia of materials developed under this project and those materials developed under other GRDC projects including selections made by Australian breeders in Obregon, Mexico... CIMMYT will make available the associated data to a coordinator in Australia for further distribution to Australian breeding programs...