Wheat breeding and germplasm development

Posted on 06.02.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Dean Spaner
Institution: University of Alberta
Total WGRF Funding: $811,587
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 2016
Project Length: 5 Years

To provide financial support to the University of Alberta wheat breeding program to facilitate the development of wheat varieties for Western Canada with higher yields, improved agronomic traits and end use properties, and better disease and insect resistance.