The Focal Point: Winter 2023 Edition

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Table of Contents

  • Meet a Researcher: New research chair focused on expanding weed research capacity in Manitoba
  • Research on the Farm: Field-scale corn trials aim to determine impacts of increasing and decreasing normal planting rates across Manitoba
  • Heat® LQ supported as pre-harvest aid on flax: Manitoba flax farmers have one more tool in their arsenal, thanks to work by MCA and partners
  • The results are in: Key findings from the 2021 Fertilizer Use Survey and what they might mean for your farm
  • Breeding 101: Exploring the variety development process
  • Fusarium head blight research roundup
  • The basics of agricultural drainage: Beneficial practices for soil and water quality, excess water management and drought resiliency in undulating landscapes
  • Perennial potential: Breeding and development of intermediate wheatgrass as a perennial grain crop for Western Canada
  • Research by the numbers