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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

High School Scholarships

The $1,000 scholarships are available to students who are from a farm that is a member of the Manitoba Canola Growers Association and are planning to attend post secondary education in any field within two years of graduating. Students will submit their applications, which will be judged by an independent panel, based on academic standing,

Agronomist

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 &

Love Your Heart

Love Your Heart

Our #CanolaConnect community of Farmers and Registered Dietitians weigh in on how they love their hearts. Healthy eating, reducing stress and staying active are among the biggest factors in caring for your heart and reducing risks for heart disease. When we asked Registered Dietitians to share how they love their hearts, their answers truly blew…