Publishing Details

Publication Type: 
Journal Article
Authored by:
Beddow, Jason M.; Pardey, Philip G.; Chai, Yuan; Hurley, Terrance M.; Kriticos, Darren J.; Braun, Hans-Joachim; Park, Robert F.; Cuddy, William S.; Yonow, Tania
Publication Date: 
October 2015
Journal Title: 
Nature Plants
Journal Volume: 
1
Journal Issue: 
10
Page Range: 
15132
DOI: 
10.1038/nplants.2015.132

Abstract

Comparing the cost of developing stripe-rust-resistant varieties of wheat with the cost of stripe-rust-induced yield losses, we estimate that a sustained annual research investment of at least US$32 million into stripe rust resistance is economically justified.

Citation

Beddow, Jason M.; Pardey, Philip G.; Chai, Yuan; Hurley, Terrance M.; Kriticos, Darren J.; Braun, Hans-Joachim; Park, Robert F.; Cuddy, William S.; Yonow, Tania (2015) "Research Investment Implications of Shifts in the Global Geography of Wheat Stripe Rust," Nature Plants, vol. 1, 10.

Additional Attributes

Primary Contact: Jason Beddow
Keywords: Agricultural Research Investment, Crop Diseases, Research Investment, Rusts, Wheat