To provide financial support to the University of Saskatchewan Crop Development Centre wheat breeding program to facilitate the development of wheat varieties for Western Canada with higher yields, improved agronomic traits and end use properties, and better disease and insect resistance.
Researchers: Pierre Hucl; Randy Kutcher; Curtis Pozniak
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $5,256,329
Start Date: 2015
Project Length: 5 Years