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Frequency of soybean in Manitoba crop rotations

Posted on 04.03.2019 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Yvonne Lawley
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $86,106
Co-Funders: MAFRD-Agri-Food Research & Development Initiative, Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers
Start Date: 2018
Project Length: 4 Years
Objectives:

Quantify impact of soybean frequency on yield, grain quality and economics of the overall rotation. Compare soil health parameters when soybeans are grown in rotation with both high and low residue crops. Evaluate flooding impact between soybean crops on soil rhizobia.