Lead Researcher (PI): Pierre Hucl
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $59,352
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund, Alberta Wheat Commission, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission
Start Date: 2022
Project Length: 3 Years
Develop near-homozygous solid-stemmed wheat lines and evaluate under field conditions. Haplotype inbred backcross lines and evaluate for disease resistance.