Lead Researcher (PI): Jaswinder Singh
Institution: McGill University
Total WGRF Funding: $121,382
Co-Funders: Prairie Oat Growers Association, Results Driven Agriculture Research
Start Date: 2023
Project Length: 3 Years
Use CRISPR/Cas9 based gene editing approach to study the regulation of vernalization-induced flowering pathway gene (VRN3) in oat and thus understand the association of flowering time and yield.