Winter wheat breeding and germplasm development

Posted on 06.02.2017 | Last Modified 18.01.2021
Lead Researcher (PI): Anita Brule-Babel
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $1,033,984
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 2016
Project Length: 5 Years

To provide financial support to the University of Manitoba winter 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 resistance.