Using doubled haploid technology dramatically speeds development of new barley and wheat varieties.
Drones could be next step in detecting irrigation or fertilizer problems, or spot pest and disease outbreaks.
The 21ST North American Barley Researchers Workshop will be held in Minneapolis, MN June 29 – July 2, 2014. Anyone interested in barley should plan on attending this triennial event. Details for the workshop can be found on the AMBA web site