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Breeding two-row feed and malting barley varieties

Posted on 06.02.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Beattie, Aaron
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $74,864
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Alberta Barley Commission, Brewing and Malting Barley Research Institute
Start Date: 2013
Project Length: 5 Years
Objectives:

To produce two-row malting barley varieties with improved agronomic, disease and quality attributes over current varieties that will meet the needs of producers and the feed, malting and brewing industries.