Lead Researcher (PI): Ljiljana Tamburic-Ilincic
Institution: University of Guelph
Total WGRF Funding: $256,000
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Canadian Field Crop Research Alliance
Start Date: 2014
Project Length: 5 Years
The overall goal is to develop germplasm and breeding lines in all classes of eastern winter wheat with increased level of tolerance to biotic and abiotic stresses.