Fathom common bean


Khanal, R., Rupert, T., Navabi, A., Smith, T.H., Burt, A.J., Pauls, K.P. (2016). Fathom common bean. Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 96(2), 276-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2015-0215


Fathom (CFIA registration no. 7544) is a full-season navy bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) cultivar with a high yield potential, and resistance to anthracnose (caused by Colletotrichum lindemuthianum) and common bacterial blight (CBB; caused by Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. phaseoli). Fathom is recommended for the dry bean growing areas in southwestern Ontario.

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