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Plant Density Target and Seeding Rate Calculators

Minimize your risk and maximize your profit with the right plant density target and seeding rate.  Calculate your optimum canola seeding rate or use this calculator after seeding to understand your emergence Learn how to set a target plant density in plants/ft2 or plants/m2 that fits with your individual field conditions, abilities and appetite for risk


CROPS-A-PALOOZA is a one day hands on in-field learning interactive event that brings together the best research and agronomy extension professionals and farmers to learn how to grow the best crops! Pre-register now!  There will be 16 stations including: Crop Rotation: Managing Crop Diseases and Saving You Money – Holly Derksen & Anastasia Kubinec (Manitoba Agriculture)


The Canola Watch Team is made up of Canola Council of Canada regional agronomists and provincial oilseed specialists.  This team is a great resource for canola farmers in Manitoba and across Canada. How an Agronomist can help: Farmers may have to spend one to two hours every week in each canola field to keep tabs on

Research Tax Credit Letter for Farmers

Research Tax Credit Available for Manitoba Canola Growers

March 13, 2018 Producers are entitled to obtain a federal tax credit on canola check-off deductions that are used to support Research & Development. The government allows 80% of the total qualifying research investment to be claimed as eligible for the tax credit. For the Manitoba Canola Growers Association, only part of our R &

Sustainability: Seafood

Sustainability: Seafood

How to start your sustainable seafood journey. Our oceans, covering more than 70 percent of the earth, act as the lungs for our planet and in order for mother nature to thrive, we need to keep them healthy. When it comes to the health of those oceans, humans are having a profound impact. Did you…