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Research

Research highlights – UPDATE

ENHANCING WINTER WHEAT PERFORMANCE AND QUALITY In 2013, Dr. Lily Tamburic-Ilincic, Research Scientist at the University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus, completed her research project to enhance hard red winter wheat performance and quality by host [Read more]

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Making her mark

RESEARCHER DEVELOPS NEW WHEAT VARIETY A NEW SOFT red winter wheat variety could help growers with their battle against Fusarium.  Known as Marker (UGRC C5-116), performance trials have shown it offers the best Fusarium resistance [Read more]

Cropside

Cropside: Fusarium nozzles!

AGRONOMIC INFORMATION FROM ONTARIO'S CROP SPECIALISTS

FUSARIUM WAS A nightmare for many wheat growers in 2013. Even with 80% of the crop having a Fusarium fungicide applied, many of us had feed or sample wheat. At almost every winter meeting, someone [Read more]

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GMO labelling

THE AMERICAN DEBATE TWENTY YEARS AFTER the approval of Roundup Ready soybeans, 90 percent of US corn acres and 93 percent of soybean acres rely on genetically modified (GM) seed, and the Grocery Manufacturers of [Read more]

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Future of grain

Future of Grain

HIGHLIGHTING THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY IN GRAIN PRODUCTION AND UTILIZATION New guide available for scouting Pythium root rot in soybean Producing high soybean yields begins with establishing an even stand of vigorous plants. Studies have been [Read more]

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Research

Research roundup

FIND OUT WHAT’S NEW IN THE WORLD OF RESEARCH Blocking light to improve herbicide resistance Maritza Vatta A few basic changes to decrease light hitting the ground in the field could help the fight against [Read more]

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Features

Seeking approval

THE CHALLENGE WITH BIOTECH CROPS IN THE EU WITHIN THE EUROPEAN Union (EU), fewer GM products are being authorized for import each year and it is taking longer for those products to get through the [Read more]

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Research

Research roundup

FIND OUT WHAT’S NEW IN THE WORLD OF RESEARCH Blocking light to improve herbicide resistance Maritza Vatta A few basic changes to decrease light hitting the ground in the field could help the fight against [Read more]

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In the news

In the news

NEWS BITES THAT MATTER New Professorship in Wheat Breeding filled Grain Farmers of Ontario is pleased to announce the new Professorship in Wheat Breeding has been filled by Dr. Ali Navabi. Dr. Navabi has extensive [Read more]