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Enhancing N use efficiency of urea fertilizer

Posted on 26.06.2019 | Last Modified 26.06.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Olalekan Oluwole Akinremi,
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $112,080
Co-Funders: None
Start Date: 2019
Project Length: 3 Years
Objectives:

Determine efficacy of double inhibitors with surface applied urea fertilizer N to mitigate ammonia volatilization and nitrous oxide emissions. Determine if double inhibitors with fall and spring surface applied urea can 1) decrease nitrate leaching and 2) affect yield and N use efficiency of wheat and canola.