Identification and development of barley germplasm and varieties with resistance to multiple diseases

Posted on 06.02.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Kelly Turkington
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $50,016
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Alberta Barley Commission, Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute
Start Date: 2013
Project Length: 5 Years

To identify barley germplasm, breeding lines and varieties with resistance to a range of foliar, root and head diseases.