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Dr Irene Griffiths

Plant Breeder

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Working on the InnovOat project.



Research interests include:

  • Milling quality
  • Resource use efficiency



Chappell, A., Scott, K.P., Griffiths, I., Cowan, A., Hawes, C., Wishart, J., Martin, P. 2017. The agronomic performance and nutritional content of oat and barley varieties grown in a northern maritime environment depends on variety and growing conditions. Journal of Cereal Science 74 pp. 1-10. 10.1016/j.jcs.2017.01.005 Cadair


Esvelt Klos, K., Huang, Y., Bekele, W.A., Obert, D.E., Babiker, E., Beattie, A.D., Bjørnstad, Å., Bonman, J.M., Carson, M.L., Chao, S., Gnanesh, B.N., Griffiths, I., Harrison, S.A., Howarth, C.J., Hu, G., Ibrahim, A., Islamovic, E., Jackson, E.W., Jannink, J., Kolb, F.L., Mcmullen, M.S., Mitchell Fetch, J., Murphy, J.P., Ohm, H.W., Rines, H.W., Rossnagel, B.G., Schlueter, J.A., Sorrells, M.E., Wight, C.P., Yan, W., Tinker, N.A. 2016. Population Genomics Related to Adaptation in Elite Oat Germplasm. The Plant Genome 9 (2) 0103 10.3835/plantgenome2015.10.0103 Cadair


Montilla-Bascón, G., Sánchez-Martín, J., Rispail, N., Rubiales, D., Mur, L., Langdon, T., Griffiths, I., Howarth, C., Prats, E. 2013. Genetic Diversity and Population Structure Among Oat Cultivars and Landraces. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 31 (6) pp. 1305-1314. 10.1007/s11105-013-0598-8 Cadair

Marshall, A.H., Cowan, A.A., Edwards, S., Griffiths, I.M., Howarth, C.J., Langdon, T., White, E. 2013. Crops that feed the world 9. Oats- a cereal crop for human and livestock feed with industrial applications. Food Security 5 (1) pp. 13-33. 10.1007/s12571-012-0232-x Cadair

Wychowaniec, J.K., Griffiths, I., Gay, A., Mughal, A. 2013. Compaction of cereal grain. Philosophical Magazine 93 (31-33) pp. 4151-4158. 10.1080/14786435.2013.808771 Cadair


Cowan, A.A., Griffiths, I.M., Marshall, A.H., Thomas, G.L. 2012. Glamis. Cadair

Howarth, C.J., Pearson, K., Cowan, A.A., Griffiths, I.M. 2012. QTL associated with powdery mildew resistance in Avena sativa. Ninth International Oat Conference. Cadair


Cowan, A.A., Marshall, A.H., Griffiths, I.M., Thomas, G.L. 2011. Conway, (14340Cn) Spring husked oat. Other Other Cadair


Griffiths, I., Jenkins, G., Cowan, A., Howarth, C. 2010. Nitrogen use efficiency in winter oats (Avena sativa). Monogram Network Workshop, Kings Centre, Norwich. Cadair


Griffiths, I.M., Jenkins, G., Cowan, A.A., Howarth, C.J. 2009. Dissecting the yield components in oats. 2009 Plant Science Wales. Cadair


Griffiths, I.M., Jenkins, G., Cowan, A.A., Howarth, C.J. 2008. Dissecting the components of yield in oats. Cadair

Howarth, C.J., Cowan, A.A., Griffiths, I.M., Langdon, T. 2008. Identification of markers associated with traits of agronomic importance in winter oats. 8th International Oat Conference, 'Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives', Radisson Plaza Hotel. Cadair