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Intercropping of pulse and oilseeds to enhance nutrient use efficiency and nitrogen fixation

Posted on 26.06.2019 | Last Modified 26.06.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Schoenau, Jeff
Institution: University of Saskatchewan
Total WGRF Funding: $54,521
Co-Funders: Agriculture Development Fund
Start Date: 2019
Project Length: 3 Years
Objectives:

Compare and reveal the influence of two pulse-oilseed intercrops on external inputs of N through biological fixation, soil supplies, and crop uptake of N, P, K and S related to crop turnover, and use efficiency of nutrients.