Lentils Peas Varieties & Breeding

It is important for SPG to have input into the priorities of any new breeding programs involving pulses in Saskatchewan. SPG represents pulse farmers in Saskatchewan, and producers know best the greatest challenges to production. Having a seat at the table allows growers input directly into breeding priorities, in this case for peas and lentils with focuses on solutions for root disease in peas and lentils, additional herbicide tolerance in lentils, protein content, and yield gains in variable conditions.

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