Addressing the biotic and abiotic factors threatening conservation tillage in Canada

Posted on 19.01.2023 | Last Modified 19.01.2023
Lead Researcher (PI): Charles Geddes
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $79,200
Co-Funders: Alberta Wheat Commission, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission
Start Date: 2022
Project Length: 3 Years

Assess farmer-reported benefits of conservation tillage in systems in Canada. Determine which biotic or abiotic factors are considered by farmers to threaten conservation tillage in Canada. Determine whether the threats to conservation tillage vary by farmer demographics or production region.