Optimization of root system architecture represents an important goal in wheat breeding. Adopting new field methods for root phenotyping is key to delivering this goal. A novel 'shovelomics' method was applied for phenotyping root crown traits to characterize the Savann... View more
Atkinson J A, Wingen L U, Griffiths S, Pound M P, Gaju O, Foulkes M J, Wells, D M 2015. Phenotyping pipeline reveals major seedling root growth QTL in hexaploid wheat. Journal of Experimental Botany 66, 2283-2292.