InterGrain hopes for 15pc wheat yield gain after deal with US pre-breeder Inari

Gregor Heard
By Gregor Heard
March 13 2022 - 5:30am
EXCITED: Intergrain's Tress Walmsley, Dini Ganesalingam and Dan Mullan are looking forward to teaming up with seed developers Inari.

MAJOR Australian grain breeder InterGrain has announced a collaboration with international pre-breeding business Inari that the two businesses hope will boost wheat yields in Australia by up to 15 per cent.


Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is Fairfax Ag Media's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his ten years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector. Away from work, he is a keen traveller, having spent his long service leave last year in Spain learning the language.

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