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Wednesday, April 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Murray Hartman and friends for a day of canola science featuring updates and results from recently completed research projects funded by Alberta Canola and its many partners.

Wednesday, April 5 at the Lacombe Memorial Centre.

5 CCA credits approved: SW-0.5, PM-2.0, CM-2.0, PD-0.5

Speakers & Research Topics

Gary Peng, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Saskatoon
Blackleg race dynamics, fungicide response, resistance gene labels and rotational strategies.

Hector Carcamo, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Lethbridge
Economic thresholds for lygus bugs and cabbage seedpod weevils in canola.

Markus Samuel, University of Calgary
Bio-solution to canola green seed problem.

Scott Meers, Alberta Agriculture & Forestry
Bertha army network monitoring system, swede midge survey and new midge species.

Neil Harker & Breanne Tidemann, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Lacombe
Results from several seed size trials and rotation studies.

Chris Neesor, Alberta Agriculture & Forestry
Field scouting for weeds and diseases using imagery from a drone.

Mike Harding, Alberta Agriculture & Forestry
Sclerotinia survey and improving sclerotinia disease control.

Kabal Gill, Smoky Applied Research & Demonstration Association
Superior crop rotations study.

Details

Date:
Wednesday, April 5
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Lacombe Memorial Centre
5214 50 Avenue
Lacombe, Alberta Canada
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Organizer

Alberta Canola Producers
Phone:
780-454-0844
Website:
albertacanola.com

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