Insect response to climate change and ag-inputs across the Prairies

Posted on 27.09.2023 | Last Modified 27.09.2023
Lead Researcher (PI): Meghan Vankosky
Institution: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Total WGRF Funding: $66,063
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund, Alberta Canola Producers Commission, Alberta Wheat Commission, Manitoba Canola Growers Association, Manitoba Crop Alliance, Prairie Oat Growers Association, Saskatchewan Canola Development Commission, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission
Start Date: 2023
Project Length: 5 Years

Understand insect pest population dynamics and forecast pest populations. Assess the current status of insecticide resistance in western Canada. Develop new insect information resources.