Lead Researcher (PI): Peter Beetham
Institution: Flax Council of Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $287,500
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund, Cibus LLC, MAFRD-Agri-Food Research & Development Initiative, Manitoba Flax Growers Association, Saskatchewan Flax Development Commission
Start Date: 2013
Project Length: 2 Years
To develop lines of non-genetically modified herbicide (glyphosate) tolerant (non GM GT flax) for the benefit of flax producers.