CWRS Western Prairies for drought and heat stress

Posted on 04.03.2019 | Last Modified 22.02.2021
Lead Researcher (PI): Richard Cuthbert
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $200,000
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Alberta Wheat Commission, Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission
Start Date: 2018
Project Length: 5 Years

To develop CWRS varieties that maintain strong yields and optimal protein levels for the Western Prairies.