Developing field pea varietal blends for higher yields and pest suppression

  • Peas
  • University of Saskatchewan
  • Variety Development

Lead Investigator(s)

Dr. Steven Shirtliffe

Lead Investigator(s) Institution

University of Saskatchewan - Dept. of Plant Sciences

Objective

To develop varietal blends of leafed and semi-leafless field pea for release by the Crop Development Centre (CDC).

Outcome

Agronomy

SPG Contribution

$101,060.85

Project Status

Active

Duration/Timeline of Project (Year to Year)

2017 - 2020

Co-funders

Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture - Agriculture Development Fund

Total Project Cost

$255,534.85