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Manitoba general and herbicide resistant weed surveys

Posted on 06.02.2017 | Last Modified 07.05.2019
Lead Researcher (PI): Grenkow, Laryssa
Institution: Manitoba Pulse & Soybean Growers
Total WGRF Funding: $30,475
Co-Funders: MAFRD-Agri-Food Research & Development Initiative
Start Date: 2016
Project Length: 1 Year
Objectives:

The objective of the survey is to conduct the fifth general weed survey in Manitoba since 1970 and the third herbicide resistant weed survey in Manitoba since the 1990's. The results from the survey will be used to quantify shifts in the abundance, distribution and herbicide resistance of weed populations across Manitoba and to assess Manitoba's weed management strategies.