Crop Production Resources

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Canola Variety Selection Guide: Featuring CPT Summary Data Canola Variety Selection Guide: Featuring CPT Summary Data

This booklet is designed to assist growers with the variety selection process, by showcasing Canola Performance Trials (CPT) small plot and field scale data from 2011 through 2016. It is laid out in a step-by-step format with many factors along the way for a grower or agronomist to consider and an industry member to showcase.

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Canola Performance Trials Results - 2016 Canola Performance Trials Results - 2016

Canola Performace Trials (CPT) represent the next generation in variety evaluation for Western Canadian canola growers. Funded by ACPC, SaskCanola and the MCGA, this booklet provides relevant, unbiased and timely performance data that reflect actual production practices as well as comparative data on leading varieties and newly introduced varieties.

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Understanding Clubroot Resistance Understanding Clubroot Resistance

(6172) - Clubroot resistance (CR) and how to best use it as part of an integrated management plan are complex topics. This brochure explains the CR classifications, provides further detail on clubroot-resistant varieties and suggests tips to prevent/minimize spore buildup and spore movement for effective management of clubroot in any canola field.

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All About Clubroot All About Clubroot

(6160) - Clubroot is caused by the soil-borne pathogen Plasmodiophora brassicae, which shares some characteristics of a fungus, an amoeba and a slime mold, making it challenging to control. Learn all about clubroot: how to spot it, diagnose it and manage it in this detailed brochure.

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Managing Clubroot: Equipment Sanitation Guide Managing Clubroot: Equipment Sanitation Guide

(6157) - Clubroot is a soil-borne disease that can lead to severe gall formation on canola roots, resulting in premature ripening or plant death. Once it infests a field, clubroot is almost impossible to eradicate, so growers should take measures to prevent accidental introduction of the disease. This brochure describes the three necessary steps to successful sanitation and provides extra recommendations for high-risk and low-risk areas.

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Canola Insect Scouting Guide Canola Insect Scouting Guide

(6164) - The Canola Insect Scouting Guide identifies many common and occasional insect pests of canola, and a listing of beneficial insects. Its encyclopedia-style layout includes colour photos, descriptions of insect size and appearance and damage they can cause. A ruler and a chart outlining optimal scouting methods and timelines are also included in this convenient, waterproof brochure that can be folded and slipped into a shirt pocket.

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Canola Disease Scouting Guide Canola Disease Scouting Guide

(6165) - The Canola Disease Scouting Guide will help with effective and economical management of diseases affecting canola. Colour photos and detailed descriptions of symptoms and conducive conditions assist with accurate identification and assessment of disease risk in the field, which can help ensure fungicides are only applied when economical. This waterproof brochure can also be folded and slipped into a shirt pocket.

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Canola Swathing Guide Canola Swathing Guide

(6156) - While good agronomic practices can maximize canola yields and returns, proper harvest management is essential to realizing those yields. The Canola Swathing Guide provides details on how to assess the field, when to swath and how to determine seed colour change in order to help maximize yield, quality and returns. This brochure includes a helpful colour picture series depicting a mature canola plant and the seeds at various seed colour stages.

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Combine Seed Loss Guide Combine Seed Loss Guide

A guide to measure threshing losses for canola and other commodities by weight, volume or seed count.

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Recognizing Herbicide Residue and Drift Injury in Canola Recognizing Herbicide Residue and Drift Injury in Canola

(6150) - Recognizing Herbicide Residue and Drift Injury in Canola is a sturdy, pocket-sized tool full of photos to help diagnose canola crop injury due to chemical residue and drift.

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Canola Storage: Management tips for conditioning and drying Canola Storage: Management tips for conditioning and drying

(6149) - Improper storage of canola can be costly. This brochure explains: factors that increase spoilage, how to monitor stored canola, moisture removal tips, and the storage of canola in bags.

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Canola Production TIPS Canola Production TIPS

(6154) - The Canola Production TIPS booklet is a pocket-sized, 44-page laminated booklet summarizing the major sections of the Canola Growers Manual. Illustrations and colour photographs make the booklet a useful quick reference.

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Clubroot of Canola Disease Cycle DVD Clubroot of Canola Disease Cycle DVD

An overview of clubroot and how it works. Understanding the story of this devastating disease will help you make the right decisions on controlling clubroot in Canada.

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Archived publications Archived publications

Out-of-print Crop Production publications, available in PDF format only.

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