Southern Ontario Participatory Pepper Breeding Project

This document outlines the steps that Rebecca, Greta, Annie and Kathy will follow to continue breeding a pepper as part of the ​Southern Ontario Pepper Breeding Project​. It also serves as a Memorandum of Understanding between the farmer-researchers and the EFAO....

Early Yield Pea Breeding Update

Duane is developing a truly winter hardy garden pea. Specifically, he is trying to combine the winter hardiness of Austrian Winter Field Peas with the qualities of a garden pea (Lincoln, etc). This type of pea could be planted in the autumn and would yield early peas...

Cucumber Breeding 2019

The goal of this project is to produce an open pollinated seedless English cucumber with excellent flavour well adapted to growing in soil under organic greenhouse conditions.

Broccoli Breeding Year 1

The goal is to breed a heat tolerant heading broccoli that has broad genetics to be adaptable to climate variability and is bred for organic systems.