Research

Research is a core business function of SaskBarley. Working collaboratively with other commissions and research organizations, SaskBarley seeks to leverage research investment dollars to increase profitability of barley production for Saskatchewan producers.

Program goals
• Increase yield gains and agronomic efficiencies
• Enhance desirable market quality characteristics
• Establish best management practices

Program objectives
• Assess and quantify barley research capacity (in both variety development and agronomy) to fill gaps in information
• Explore future barley research and development paths
• Leverage SaskBarley funds with other organizations to maximize research opportunities and potential

See a list of our current and completed research investments

 

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Photo credit: Gloria Gingeras, University of Saskatchewan