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Research into untapped genetic potential of wheat reveals global yields could be doubled

Ben Harden
By Ben Harden
Updated July 20 2022 - 12:38am, first published July 15 2022 - 7:00am
Global wheat harvests are in the region of 750 million tonnes, but a group of scientists believe production could be doubled, without having to use more land.

A ground-breaking research study focused on improving wheat yield has revealed global production is only half of what it could be.

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Ben Harden

Ben Harden

Queensland Country Life Journalist

Based in Rockhampton, Central Queensland. Contact: 0437528907

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