Enhancement of canola sulfur nutrition by rhizobacteria

Posted on 05.03.2020 | Last Modified 05.03.2020
Lead Researcher (PI): James John Germida
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $106,480
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 1988
Project Length: 3 Years

To examine the canola rhizosphere effect on plant available sulfate from indigenous sources and elemental sulfur fertilizers. To assess specific rhizosphere microorganisms as plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) to enhance sulfur availability for canola growth.