To develop novel weed control methods for organic flax production by: i) determining the effect of fall rye cover crop and mechanical weed control, and ii) determining the effect of winter cereal presence and species on flax yield and subsequent crop yield.
Lead Researcher (PI): Steven Shirtliffe
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $72,066
Co-Funders: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
Start Date: 2014
Project Length: 4 Years