Dean Faculty of Crop Production Sciences

Prof. Dr. Fida Mohammad
Dean / Professor
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Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics, The University of Agriculture, Peshawar, 25130, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
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About Dean
Prof. Dr. Fida Mohammad
Post Doctorate 2007 Int. Ctr. for Agr. Res. in Dry Areas (ICARDA),
Post Doctorate 1999 John Innes Center Norwich, UK
PhD 1994 Wheat Breeding, University of Idaho, USA.
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Area of Specialization:
Wheat Breeding
Professional Responsibilites & Activities:
Teaching, Research and Administration
Research Projects:
  1. Successfully completed a competitive grant project on "Production of doubled haploids wheat with longer coleoptiles" at a total cost of Rs. 1.859 million (2003-2006).
  2. INCO-DC Project. Participated as wheat breeder in multi disciplinary project (1998-2002) on "Assessment and development of salinity, sodicity and water logging tolerant wheat genotypes for India and Pakistan: Funds allocated": ~Rs. 6.0 million.
  1. Evolved a spring wheat cultivar "Ghaznavi-98" for irrigated areas, approved in the Provincial Seed Council Meeting, held on July 14, 1998.
  2. Developed a spring wheat cultivar �JANBAZ� for irrigated areas, recommended by the technical committee in a meeting held at Tarnab on November 19, 2009 under the chairmanship of Director General Agricultural Research (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa).
  3. Some advanced wheat lines are in advance testing for commercial release.
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