Medics in prairie grain cropping systems

Posted on 26.06.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Martin Entz
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $90,000
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 2003
Project Length: 3 Years

To determine if medics regenerate in continuous cropping systems in prairie Canada. To test the long-term benefits of medics in no-till rotations in subhumid (Red River Valley) and dry (Indian Head) growing environments. To determine what areas of western Canada are suited to late-season cover crops. To identify superior black medic lines for prairie production.