Evaluation of OP lines and varieties for suitability for commercial production in Manitoba

The Evaluation of OP lines and varieties for suitability for commercial production in Manitoba study consisted of evaluating 10 entries (8 OP varieties, plus 2 WCC/RRC checks) on 7 locations in 4 replications per location. Eight varieties were sourced from different breeders with interest in OP development. The inclusion of the WCC/RRC checks allowed a relative

Canola Performance Trials

The 2016 Canola Performance Trials are now available in the searchable database on the CPT online database and in the 2016 CPT booklet (prior to this only the 2016 small plot data was available on both the online database and in the booklet).  Canola Performance Trials (CPT) represent the next generation in variety evaluation for Western Canadian canola growers.

Spray To Swath Calculator

Find out how many days you need to leave between pesticide application and cutting. Our export customers have strict regulations on the types of trace residues they allow in canola. Pesticide residues in canola are detectable and tested. Protect the quality of your load and the Canadian canola industry by allowing enough time before harvest.

Edible and Non-Edible uses of Canola

This is a list of edible and non-edible uses of canola. Your students may find some items very surprising!

verticillium wilt in canola

Verticillium Wilt

Final Version – September 11, 2015 1 Verticillium wilt of canola  Advice on on-farm biosecurity and best management measures  Verticillium wilt, caused by Verticillium longisporum, is a soil-borne fungal disease, which primarily attacks canola and also other members of the family Brassicaceae. The disease can be spread through the movement of soil and seed that

Sclerotinia

Sclerotinia has become a yearly concern for most Manitoba canola growers. Many pencil in the potential cost of a fungicide treatment with the assumption it is probably going to be another risky year. Why? Manitoba tends to have the right weather (moderate temperatures and good moisture during flowering) that favour infection and development, as well

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Pest Surveillance Initiative

Pest Surveillance Initiative (PSI) is a project of the Manitoba Canola Growers Association and Manitoba Agriculture, with funding from the Growing Forward 2-Growing Actions program. A grower lead effort, the first project of the Initiative focuses on technologies for the detection of low concentrations of clubroot in Manitoba. Visit the PSI Website. Watch the video below for a tour

Canola Research Hub, Canola Research, Ag Research

Canola Research Hub

Canola Research Hub The Manitoba Canola Growers are proud to be a strong funding partner in the research summarized in the Canola Research Hub. ENTER THE CANOLA RESEARCH HUB The Canola Research Hub translates agronomy research findings into tangible on-farm practices that result in great productivity and profitability – TOP SCIENCE FOR THE BOTTOM LINE. This database currently

Research Tax Credit Letter for Farmers

Research Tax Credit Available for Producers

Feb 23, 2017 For immediate release. Investment Tax Credits Available to Canola Growers Producers are entitled to obtain taxable benefits on canola check-off deductions that are used to support Research & Development. The government has told us that only 80% of the research money is eligible for the tax credit. Individual producers are entitled to

Stages of Canola Production Activity

Stages of Canola Production 

 This is an interactive lesson plan that challenges students to arrange the stages of canola production to get from the field to the store shelf.