Pulse Breeding Australia (PBA)
Pulse Breeding Australian (PBA) is a world class Australian breeding program for chickpeas, field peas, faba beans, lentils and lupins. PBA has operated since 2006 and its vision is to see pulses expand to >15% of the cropping area so as to underpin the productivity, profitability and sustainability of Australian grain farming systems.
PBA is developing a pipeline of improved varieties for Australian growers that achieve higher yields, have resistance to major diseases and stresses, and have grain qualities that enhance market competitiveness.
Pulse Breeding Australia (PBA) is an unincorporated joint venture between: