To provide quality evaluation on desired end use traits on early generation and advanced material. To develop and modify quality testing procedures to improve efficiencies. To validate markers for predicting important grain quality parameters. To test methods for screening breeding materials for deoxynivalenol contamination.
Lead Researcher (PI): Richard Cuthbert
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $33,724
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Alberta Wheat Commission
Start Date: 2014
Project Length: 5 Years