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Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) yield traits program manager Jorge Mayer said to ensure continued crop productivity gains, crop traits were needed to deal with various environmental stresses at every developmental stage of the crop... Dr Mayer said Managed Environment Facilities (MEFs), established in recent years with GRDC support, were being used to validate water productivity traits and to develop and apply new research methods... "Trait values generated from research at the MEFs will be provided to plant breeders, along with genotyping and phenotyping tools for incorporation of selected traits in to new crop varieties," Dr Mayer said...
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