Enabling canola protein optimization (ECPO)

Posted on 14.02.2022 | Last Modified 14.02.2022
Lead Researcher (PI): Andrew Sharpe
Institution: Global Institute for Food Security
Total WGRF Funding: $344,569
Co-Funders: Manitoba Canola Growers Association, Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission
Start Date: 2021
Project Length: 3 Years

The project will focus on canola seed protein composition (i.e., functionality) and is not to be confused with seed protein content (i.e., total protein in the seed). This project is focused on developing B. napus/canola with specific seed protein profiles/compositions and functionalities