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Crop Rotations – Slippery Slope or Economic Opportunity?

2:30 pm Thursday, January 18

FCC Theatre

anastasia-kubinec

Speaker

The crop landscape in Manitoba has changed in the past 20 years, from a sea of wheat to yellow canola fields dominating and now rising acres of soybeans. The key recommendations for crop rotation has not though. The same crop in tight rotations on the same field eventually mean higher pest incidence and lower yields. So what is the “best” rotation to reduce pests and make the maximum return? Depends on your pests, what crops you can grow well in your area and how simple or complex you want to make it!