Marker-assisted introgression of useful new diversity into the pea genome for rapid cultivar improvement

  • Peas
  • University of Saskatchewan

Lead Investigator(s)

Dr. Tom Warkentin

Lead Investigator(s) Institution

University of Saskatchewan - CDC


To introduce new diversity into pea breeding material to improve the crop in key traits, and to combine these traits into individual varieties.

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Duration/Timeline of Project (Year to Year)

2015 - 2019


Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture - Agriculture Development Fund, Western Grains Research Foundation

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