Sources of tolerance to wheat streak mosaic in western Canadian spring wheats

Posted on 08.02.2018 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Steve Haber
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $37,500
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 1993
Project Length: 3 Years

To identify wheat germplasm which is tolerant to wheat streak mosaic virus for use as parents in programs to breed superior cultivars of hard red spring, Canada Prairie Spring, and durum wheat.