Content by Carolyn King

Ramping up Variety Development

One of the most time-consuming parts of the crop breeding process is the time needed to grow successive generations of plants. What if we could really speed that up? That’s… Read More

On the Way to Nitrogen-Fixing Cereals

Cereal crops that fix their own nitrogen? Achieving this dream could result in major benefits for agriculture and the environment. Scientists around the world are pursuing this goal, including a… Read More

Advancing Crop Research

WGRF’s funding is all about benefitting western Canadian crop growers. Farmer-focused. Research-focused. Multi-crop. Interprovincial. Cross-cutting. Independent. Collaborative. Unique. That’s the Western Grains Research Foundation (WGRF). Building on more than 35… Read More