Frost causes minimal damage in Manitoba: MAFRI Most areas of Manitoba reported frost events throughout last weekend. To date, minimal damage to crops has been reported but crops will continue to be assessed over the coming days.
Poll: Most canola growers use three-year rotation According to a poll conducted by Ipsos Reid on behalf of BASF Canada Inc., most western Canadian canola growers are not following the industry best practice of growing canola once every four years in a rotation with other crops.
Clubroot has become one of the most important diseases of canola in Western Canada. In a five-part series, we present information from Canadian plant breeders and scientists who talk about the disease, and who outline what they are doing to help control the spread of clubroot.
Bayer changes reseeding program For the 2014 season, InVigor hybrid canola growers who have early establishment issues and reseed back to InVigor will qualify for a $40 per acre refund from Bayer CropScience.
Irrigation management seminar Oct. 16 A one-day irrigation management seminar in Lethbridge, Alta., will help producers develop a better understanding of how to manage irrigation on their farms to optimize water application, crop yields and profitability.