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Corn population and row spacing project

Posted on 04.03.2019 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Yvonne Lawley
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $72,450
Co-Funders: Manitoba Corn Growers Association
Start Date: 2018
Project Length: 2 Years
Objectives:

Create a corn yield-density model for common row spacings in central Manitoba. Quantify impact of corn row spacing and population on corn dry down. Identify a targeted range of plant populations to optimize future research on fertilizer rates.