Identifying genome regions in wheat responsible for increased yield

Posted on 11.09.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Somers, Daryl
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $98,000
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 2001
Project Length: 3 Years

To identify the chromosome regions responsible for increased yield and yield components in spring wheat and to develop DNA-based molecular breeding technology for Canadian wheat breeders.