To determine the effect and relative efficiency of top-dressed nitrogen on yield, grain protein, quality and economic return of durum wheat. To determine the impact of plant density, nitrogen supply, fungicide treatment, and cultivar on grain quality, grade protection and economic return.
Lead Researcher (PI): William May
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $105,000
Co-Funders: Bayer Crop Science
Start Date: 2002
Project Length: 3 Years