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Mr Jason Sheedy

Mr Jason Sheedy
Name Jason Sheedy
Position Research Fellow (Crop Nematology)
Section Centre for Crop Health (Research)
Office P22-115
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1185
Extension 1185
Qualifications BAppSc(Hons) Qld , MPhil Qld

Research interests
Plant Nematology
Root-lesion nematodes (Pratylenchus thornei & P. neglectus)
Breeding for disease resistance

Professional memberships
Member of the Australasian Plant Pathology Society
Member of the Australasian Association of Nematologists

Research most recent
Sheedy JG, McKay AC, Lewis J, Vanstone VA, Fletcher S, Kelly A, Thompson JP (2014) Cereal cultivars can be ranked consistently for resistance to root-lesion nematodes (Pratylenchus thornei & P. neglectus) using diverse procedures. Australasian Plant Pathology DOI 10.1007/s13313-014-0333-4.

Sheedy JG, Thompson JP, Kelly A (2012) Diploid and tetraploid progenitors of wheat are valuable sources of resistance to the root lesion nematode Pratylenchus thornei. Euphytica 186:377-391. DOI 10.1007/s10681-011-0617-5.

Sheedy JG and Thompson JP (2009) Resistance to the root-lesion nematode Pratylenchus thornei of Iranian landrace wheat. Australasian Plant Pathology 38, 478-489.

Publications in ePrints

Khoo, Kelvin H. P. and Sheedy, Jason G.ORCID: and Taylor, Julian D. and Croser, Janine S. and Hayes, Julie E. and Sutton, Tim and Thompson, John P.ORCID: and Mather, Diane E. (2021) A QTL on the Ca7 chromosome of chickpea affects resistance to the root‑lesion nematode Pratylenchus thornei. Molecular Breeding, 41 (12):78. pp. 1-13. ISSN 1380-3743

Thompson, John P. ORCID: and Sheedy, Jason G.ORCID: and Robinson, Neil A.ORCID: and Clewett, Timothy G. (2021) Tolerance of wheat (Triticum aestivum) genotypes to root-lesion nematode (Pratylenchus thornei) in the subtropical grain region of eastern Australia. Euphytica, 217 (3):48. pp. 1-30. ISSN 0014-2336

Thompson, John P. ORCID: and Sheedy, Jason G.ORCID: and Robinson, Neil A.ORCID: (2020) Resistance of Wheat Genotypes to Root-Lesion Nematode (Pratylenchus thornei) Can be Used to Predict Final Nematode Population Densities, Crop Greenness, and Grain Yield in the Field. Phytopathology, 110 (2). pp. 505-516. ISSN 0031-949X

Robinson, Neil A. ORCID: and Sheedy, Jason G.ORCID: and Macdonald, Bethany J. and Owen, Kirsty J.ORCID: and Thompson, John P.ORCID: (2019) Tolerance of wheat cultivars to root-lesion nematode (Pratylenchus thornei) assessed by Normalised Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) is predictive of grain yield. Annals of Applied Biology, 174 (3). pp. 388-401. ISSN 0003-4746

Rodda, M. S. and Hobson, K. B. and Forknall, C. R. and Daniel, R. P. and Fanning, J. P. and Pounsett, D. D. and Simpfendorfer, S. and Moore, K. J. and Owen, K. J.ORCID: and Sheedy, J. G.ORCID: and Thompson, J. P.ORCID: and Hollaway, G. J. and Slater, A. T. (2016) Highly heritable resistance to root-lesion nematode (Pratylenchus thornei) in Australian chickpea germplasm observed using an optimised glasshouse method and multi-environment trial analysis. Australasian Plant Pathology, 45 (3). pp. 309-319. ISSN 0815-3191

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