Jason Reinheimer, PhD
Jason has a Degree of Agricultural Science, with a Major in Plant Breeding, and a PhD, both from the University of Adelaide. He has nearly 15 years of experience in cereal breeding, including his most recent position as Senior Wheat Breeder with Australian Grain Technologies (AGT). In this position he established and managed a multi-disciplinary team developing leading wheat varieties for Western Australia. Jason was also responsible for durum and triticale breeding and hybrid wheat development while at AGT.
Jason has been with LCRC since February of 2016, and has hit the ground running on the development on their program, learning from, and working with, Canadian growers, breeders and researchers, and the Canadian seed and grains industries.