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)
2018 2023 Diseases, Variety Assessment Developing Novel Resistance Resources and Strategies to Address the New Threat of Clubroot Canola Production on the Prairies Dr. Gary Peng - Saskatoon Research and Development Centre (AAFC), Fengqun Yu - Saskatoon Research and Development Centre (AAFC), Habibur Rahman - Department of Agricultural, Food, and Nutritional Science (U of A), Rudolph Fredua-Agyeman - Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (Crop Diversification Center North)
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
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, 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 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 2022 Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products Canola Meal to Improve Efficiency and Sustainability of Dairy Production: Filling Knowledge Gaps Chaouki Benchaar - AAFC Sherbrooke Research Centre, Karen Beauchemin - AAFC Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Fadi Hassanat - AAFC Sherbrooke Research Centre
2017 2022 Diseases Monitoring the Race Dynamics of Leptosphaeria maculans for Effective Deployment and Rotation of Resistance Genes for Sustainable Management of Blackleg of Canola in Western Canada Dr. Gary Peng - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada: Saskatoon Research and Development Centre, Fengqun Yu - AAFC: Saskatoon Research and Development Centre
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
2017 2020 Agronomic Practices Pre-harvest Herbicide and Desiccation Options for Straight-combining Canola: Effects on Plant and Seed Dry-down, Yield, and Seed Quality Chris Holzapfel - Indian Head Agricultural Research Foundation (IHARF), Stewart Brandt - Northeast Agriculture Research Foundation, Jessica Weber - Western Applied Research Corporation, Ken Coles - Farming Smarter, Kabal Gill - Smokey Applied Research and Demonstration Association, Nirmal Hari - Prairies East Sustainable Agriculture Initiative
2018 2020 Diseases Host-pathogen Biology and Interaction Bruce D. Gossen - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada , Mary Ruth McDonald - University of Guelph, Dr. Gary Peng - AAFC Saskatoon Research and Development Centre, Dr. Fengqun Yu - AAFC SRDC, Dr. Sheau-Fang Hwang - Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, Dr. Stephen Strelkov - University of Alberta

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