May 2015

The WheatField June 2015 issue now available

In this issue: Producer involvement in variety development; Growing interest in plant growth regulators; Check your fields for stripe rust; New tool to help producers manage fusarium, and more.

Read it now

Latest Research

Revisiting nitrogen fertilizer recommendations for Saskatchewan: Are we measuring the right soil nitrogen pool?

The main objective of this study is to modify the existing N test method in to a rapid new soil N test that potentially correlates to mineralizable N and crop yield outcomes. Researchers intend to develop this into a commercial soil N test that could be licensed to others or developed further in-house. The new test will provide a better means of estimating fertilizer needs.

view all