Study of the effects of Brassica root architecture and fertilizer application on clubroot disease severity and yield

Posted on 14.02.2022 | Last Modified 14.02.2022
Lead Researcher (PI): Stephen Strelkov
Institution: University of Alberta
Total WGRF Funding: $25,000
Co-Funders: Alberta Canola Producers Commission, Results Driven Agriculture Research
Start Date: 2021
Project Length: 3 Years

Provide knowledge whether breeding canola for particular root traits is important to limit yield loss due to different P. brassicae pathotypes. Provide insight on the effects of fertilizer levels on clubroot severity.