Database Product Description
- Host Organism
- Linum usitatissimum (Flax, Linseed)
- Trade Name
- CDC Triffid
Herbicide tolerant, sulfonylurea.
- Trait Introduction
- Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated plant transformation.
- Proposed Use
For cultivation in soils containing residues of triasulfuron and metsulfuron-methyl in areas of Canada where flax is usually cultivated. This flax is to be grown for the extraction of linseed oil, and for animal feed (linseed meal).
- Product Developer
- University of Saskatchewan, Crop Dev. Centre
Summary of Regulatory Approvals
Summary of Introduced Genetic Elements Expand
Characteristics of Linum usitatissimum (Flax, Linseed) Expand
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This record was last modified on Friday, March 26, 2010