Season : International Nurseries for Season 2018
20th International Winter Wheat Yield Trial for Semiarid Environments
This nursery with primarily regional distribution in the region of Central and West Asia and Eastern Europe has objective of delivering more advanced germplasm to cooperators and verification of the germplasm yield performance in multilocational testing. The nursery will be composed of 30-35 entries developed by Turkey-CIMMYT-ICARDA IWWIP Program, elite germplasm received from cooperators and 5 checks. The germplasm went through 2-3 years of yield tests in several locations in Turkey under moisture stress and combines resistance to prevailing diseases. Each nursery set consists of 40 entries with two replications and 150 gr of seed per replication. In total 30 sets will be distributed for 2017-2018 season.