Agriculture

Trials

An extensive list of research and demonstration trials were planted this spring covering topics on agronomy, crop adaptation and environmental interactions. Below you will find the trials listed by crop type that was planted at each Diversification Centre. 

 


 Trial List 

Project CMCDC PCDF PESAI WADO
Cereals
Barley - Advanced  Forage Barley Grain Trial X X X X
Barley- Advanced 6-Row Malt Variety Trial X
Barley- Advanced 2-Row Hulless For Food X
Barley - Western COOP 6-Row Malt Barley Evaluation X
Barley - WC Forage Barley Grain Trial X
Barley - 6-Row Variety Trial (MCVET & SVPG) X
Barley - 2-Row Variety Trial (MCVET & SVPG) X
Barley - 6-Row Feed Variety Trial X X
Barley - 2-Row Feed Variety Trial X X
Barley - Variety Trial (MCVET) X X
Barley - Demonstration X
Oat - Pepsi-co/Quaker Trial X X
Oat - Organic Oat Trial X
Oat - CDC Trial X
Oat - FB Genetics X
Oat - Variety Trial (MCVET & SVPG) X
Oat - Variety Trial (MCVET) X X
Oat - Black Oat Variety Trial X
Oat - Winter Oats Variety / Adaptation Trial X
Triticale - Winter Triticale Variety / Adaptation Trial X X X
Wheat - CIGI Fungicide x Variety Trial X X
Wheat - CPS Trial X
Wheat - FP Genetics Trial X
Wheat - Parkland C Wheat Trial X
Wheat - TM Ag Supplement Trial X
Wheat - Western Feed Grain Development Trial X X X
Wheat - Variety Trial (MCVET) X X
Wheat - Farmer Wheat Breeding Trial X
Wheat - Pre-Harvest Glyphosate & Fungicide Trial X
Winter Wheat - Variety Trial (MCVET) X X X X
Winter Wheat - Seeding Rate x Seed Treatment x Nitrogen Rate X X X X
Winter Wheat - Seeding Date Trial X X
Winter Wheat - Cultural Control of Volunteer Canola X
CMCDC PCDF PESAI WADO
Pulses
Beans - Narrow Row Edible Dry Bean Variety Trial (MPGA) X X
Beans - Fababean Variety Trial (CDC & MCVET) X X
Guar Beans - Adaptation Trial X X
Soybean - Western Canada Variety Adaptation Trial (MPGA) X X X
Soybean - Roundup Ready & Conventional Variety Trial (MPGA) X X
Soybean - Phosphorus Rate & Placement Trial X X X X
Soybean - Soil Temperature x Seeding Date Trial X X X
Soybean - NorthStar Genetics Soil Temperature Trial X
Soybean - Residue Management Trial X X
Soybean - Innoculant Trial X
Soybean - Cultural Management for Volunteer Canola Trial X
Soybean - Residue/Carbon Cycling in Corn/Soybean Rotation Trial X
Peas - Variety Trial X X X
Peas - Silage Trial X
Lentils - Variety Trial (MCVET) X
CMCDC PCDF PESAI WADO
Oilseeds
Brassica carinata, juncea Variety Trials X
Canola - TM Ag Supplement Trial X
Canola - Provincial Variety Trials X
Canola - Variety x Fungicide Trial X
Flax - Variety Trials (MCVET) X
Flax - Variety Trial (MCVET & SVPG) X
Flax - Fiber Trials X X X X
Flax - Northern Adapted Trials X
Sunflower - Variety Trials (CSGA) X X
Sunflower - Intercropping with Hairy Vetch Trial X
CMCDC PCDF PESAI WADO
Special Crops
Astralagus - Winter Survival / Agronomy Trial X
Borage - Herbicide Screening Trial  X
Buckwheat - Agronomy Trial  X
Buckwheat - Herbicide Screening Trial X
Buckwheat - Betamix B Herbicide Efficacy Trial X
Corn - Silage Variety Trial (MCGA) X
Hemp - Industrial Fibre and Grain Variety Trials (CHTA) X X X X
Hemp - Fungicide Trials X
Hemp - Herbicide Demonstration X
Hemp - Phosphorus Placement x Rate Trial X X
Hemp - Seeding Date Trial X X X
Hemp - Industrial Hemp Breeding Trials X
Hops - Demonstration X X
Potatoes - Long Term Phorphorus Study X X
Potatoes - Irrigation Trial X
Potatoes - Impact of Beef Manure Compost on V dahliae X
Quinoa - Variety Trial X X X
CMCDC PCDF PESAI WADO
Fruit / Vegetable
Multi-Coloured Veggies Demonstration X
Composted Manure on Carrots and Peppers X
High Tunnel Demonstration / Evaluation X
Small Fruit Tree Demonstration X X X X
Sea-Buckthorn Variety Trial X
Saskatoon Demonstration X
Strawberry-Day-Neutral Variety Trial X
Strawberry - Stock Quality Trial X
CMCDC PCDF PESAI WADO
Forages
Alfalfa - Forage Establishment with / without a Nurse Crop X X
Alfalfa - Variety Trial in Wet Production Areas X
Alfalfa - Nutrient Partitioning X
Alfalfa - Evaluate for Moisture Tolerance X X
Alfalfa - Leaf to Stem Ratio of New Varieties X
Alfalfa & Grass - Adaptability of Pre-Registered Varieties X X
Winter Forage Grazing - Underseeding Pastures X
Forage Stand Rejuvenation X
Forage Evalluation and Utilization X
Perennial Grass Winter Hardiness Evaluation X
CMCDC PCDF PESAI WADO
Others
Drone - Infrared Imagery for Crop Management X X X X
Small Scale Wind Generation X
Herbicide Assessment in Kochia Control X
Pre-Emergent Herbicide Assessment for Various Crops X