Through multiple locations testing across Western Canada, to select for productivity traits and adaptation to multiple agroecological areas, each with specific disease pressures, insect pests, soil conditions and abiotic stresses.
Lead Researcher (PI): Beres, Brian
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $828,090
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Alberta Wheat Commission
Start Date: 2014
Project Length: 5 Years