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MPSG On-Farm Network releases 2020 research trial results

The 2020 results of the 56 on-farm research trials conducted in partnership between Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers’ On-Farm Network and its participating farmers have been released.

MNP partners with AGvisorPRO

The AGvisorPRO connectivity channel – a network of agricultural manufacturers, suppliers and retailers that provide free support to farmers and agri-businesses – now includes access to MNP advisors.

Syngenta Canada adds new Sclerotinia fungicide

Syngenta Canada recently announced three new additions to their Miravis fungicide lineup, including Miravis Bold for Sclerotinia stem rot management in canola.
Featured News 

Understanding peaola

Peaola – intercropping a mixture of pea and canola – is on the radar of more farmers. While some are making that change, the need to clean peaola production at harvest creates a bottleneck that can slow harvest progress. Scott Chalmers, diversification specialist with the Westman Agricultural Diversification Organization, is building on his decade of research to further refine peaola production. » Learn more
Pesky Bugs

Wasp versus weevil

The cabbage seedpod weevil, an invasive canola pest, is spreading across the southern Prairies. However, a tiny parasitoid wasp has been keeping this weevil at bay in parts of Quebec – eliminating the need for spraying. Could this wasp be a sustainable, effective tool for managing the weevil’s populations in the west? A national project is underway to answer that question. » Learn more