• Obregon Mexico, March 2014
  • Photo by Kat Coldren
  • Makida Mohammed, Wheat farmer in Ethiopia

The Borlaug Global Rust Initiative:

  • reduces the world’s vulnerability to stem, yellow, and leaf rusts of wheat;
  • facilitates the evolution of sustainable international partnerships to contain the threat of wheat rusts, and
  • enhances world productivity to withstand future threats to wheat.

Rust in the News

  • Workshop on e-learning for agriculture, life sciences
    The Times Of India · 6 Feb 2014
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  • Kauai’s primary suggests voters are pro-GMO | Genetic Literacy Project
    Prg Hawaii News With Russ Roberts · 15 Aug 2014
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  • How GMO crops conquered the United States
    Democratic Underground · 15 Aug 2014
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  • Sathguru Management Consultants Facilitates University- Entrepreneur Linkage in Assam
    BizWire Express · 17 Jul 2014
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  • Sathguru Management Consultants Facilitates University- Entrepreneur Linkage in Assam - Moneylife
    Moneylife · 17 Jul 2014
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BGRI Blog

  • Slicing the Wheat Genome
    John Bakum · 21 Jul 2014

    Science's Special Issue on Slicing the wheat genome celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of Norman Borlaug, the Nobel Prize-winning plant geneticist who, through his contribution...+ More

  • Rust scoring course in Njoro Kenya
    John Bakum · 9 Jul 2014

    The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) in collaboration with Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) and Cornell University under the DRRW (Durable Rust Resistance in...+ More

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