Research Database

Manitoba Canola Growers works to fund, direct, develop and distribute practical, science-based research.

 

MCGA is strengthening its network of research collaborations, increasing the value for every research dollar. We are focused on building a better communication network with our members so the research results come back to the farm faster.

 

*This new research database will continue to be updated over time. Not all research funded by MCGA is archived on this page at this time.

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Start year End Year Priority(ies) Title Researcher(s)
2014 2015 Agronomic Practices Determining Best Practices for Summer Storage of Canola in Western Canada Dr. Joy Agnew - Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute, Les Hill - PAMI, Bryan Lung - PAMI
2016 2017 Variety Assessment Evaluation of Open Pollinated (OP) Lines Dr. Rale Gjuric,
2013 2016 Diseases Getting One Step Closer to Sclerotinia Control Through Cultivar Resistance and Biological Applications Dr. Dilantha Fernando - University of Manitoba: Plant Science , Teresa de Kievit - University of Manitoba: Department of Microbiology, Mark Belmonte - University of Manitoba: Department of Biological Science
2018 2023 Agronomic Practices Manipulating Agronomic Factors for Optimum Canola Harvest Timing, Productivity, and Crop Sequencing Brian L. Beres - Agriculture and Agri-food Canada: Lethbridge, Charles Geddes - Agriculture and Agri-food Canada: Lethbridge, Breanne Tidemann - Agriculture and Agri-food Canada: Lacombe, William May - Agriculture and Agriculture Canada, Ramona M. Mohr - Agriculture and Agri-food Canada
2018 2023 Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products, Canola Meal Evaluation of Canola Meal as Compared to Soybean Meal in Practical California Rations: Effects upon Long Term Lactational Performance, Reproductive Performance, and Metabolic Disease Peter H. Robinson - University of California (Davis), William Van Die - Cloverdale Dairy, Nadia Swanepoel - University of California (Davis)
2018 2023 Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products, Canola Meal Accurate Determination of the Contribution of Canola Meal to Metabolizable Protein Supply in Dairy Cows Daniel Ouellet - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada: Research and Development Centre Quebec, Hélѐne Lapierre - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada: Research and Development Centre Quebec, Pekka Huhtanen - Department of Agricultural Research for Northern Sweden, Édith Charbonneau - Université Laval: Department of Animal Science
2018 2023 Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products Understanding the Impacts of Canola Meal on Gut Microbiota and Potential Prebiotic Effect of Enzymatically-released Bioactive Fiber Components and the Long Term Effects of High Levels of Canola Meal Inclusion on Sow and Litter Performance Bogdan A. Slominksi - University of Manitoba: Department of Animal Science, Martin Nyachoti - University of Manitoba: Department of Animal Science, Anna Rogiewicz - University of Manitoba: Department of Animal Science, Ethan Khafipour - University of Manitoba: Department of Animal Science
2016 2017 Agronomic Practices Canola Response and Minimizing N Losses in Two-pass Seeding-fertilization Systems with Varying Placement Methods in Manitoba Dr. Mario Tenuta - University of Manitoba: Department of Soil Science , Dr. Kevin Baron - University of Manitoba: Department of Soil Science, Don Flaten - University of Manitoba: Department of Soil Science
2016 2020 Insects Surveillance Networks for Beneficial Insects: Can Natural Habitats Serve as Insect Reservoirs, and Do They Contribute to Canola Yield? Dr. Jessamyn Manson - University of Alberta: Biological Sciences, Dr. Paul Galpern - University of Calgary: Faculty of Environmental Design, Dr. Andony Melathopoulos - University of Calgary, Monica Kohler - Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute, Gregory Sekulic - Canola Council of Canada
2016 2019 Agronomic Practices Enhancing the Beneficial Root Microbiome in Canola Dr. Chantal Hamel - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada: Research and Development Centre of Quebec, Dr. Yantai Gan - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada: Research and Development Centre of Swift Current, Dr. Luke Bainard - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada: Research and Development Centre of Quebec, Dr. Marc St-Arnaud - Institut de recherche en biologie végétale, Dr. Mohamed Hiriji - Université de Montréal: Department of Biological Science, Dr. Chih-Ying Lay - Institut de recherche en biologie végétale

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