Manitoba Canola Growers works to fund, direct, develop and distribute practical, science-based research.
MCGA is strengthening its network of research collaborations, increasing the value for every research dollar. We are focused on building a better communication network with our members so the research results come back to the farm faster.
*This new research database will continue to be updated over time. Not all research funded by MCGA is archived on this page at this time.
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|Start year||End Year||Priority(ies)||Title||Researcher(s)|
|2015||2018||Agronomy Research, Insects||Integrated approaches for flea beetle control – Economic thresholds, prediction models, landscape effects, and natural enemies||Alejandro Costamagna - University of Manitoba, Barb Sharanowski - University of Central Florida; John Gavlovski - Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development; Rishi Burlakoti and Andy Nadler - Weather Innovations; Hector Carcamo - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Lethbridge; Jennifer Otani - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Beaverlodge; Tyler Wist - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Saskatoon|
|2020||2024||Agronomy Research, Insects||Identifying Key Predators and Their Role in Canola Insect Pest Suppression||Dr. Boyd Mori - University of Alberta, Dr. Carol Frost - University of Alberta, Dr. Hector Carcamo - AAFC (Lethbridge), Dr. Haley Catton - AAFC (Lethbridge), Jennifer Otani - AAFC (Beaverlodge)|
|2018||2023||Agronomy Research, Weeds||Weeding Out Secondary Dormancy Potential from Volunteer Canola||Sally Vail - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Saskatoon), Rob Gulden - University of Manitoba, Isobel Parkin - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Saskatoon), Steve Robinson - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Saskatoon), Steve Shirtliffe - University of Saskatchewan, Raju Soolanayakanahally - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Saskatoon), Belay Ayele - University of Manitoba|
|2014||2016||Agronomy Research, Weeds||Can Harvest Weed Seed Management be Used to Control Kochia, Cleavers, and Wild Buckwheat?||Steven Shirtliffe - University of Saskatchewan, Chris Willenborg - University of Saskatchewan|
|2018||2020||Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products||Gut Health and Digestive Physiology of Nursery Pigs and Broiler Chickens fed Canola Coproducts-based Diets||Tofuko Woyengo - South Dakota State University , Joy Scaria - South Dakota State University|
|2018||2022||Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products||Canola Meal to Improve Efficiency and Sustainability of Dairy Production: Filling Knowledge Gaps||Chaouki Benchaar - AAFC Sherbrooke Research Centre, Karen Beauchemin - AAFC Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Fadi Hassanat - AAFC Sherbrooke Research Centre|
|2018||2023||Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products||Understanding the Impacts of Canola Meal on Gut Microbiota and Potential Prebiotic Effect of Enzymatically-released Bioactive Fiber Components and the Long Term Effects of High Levels of Canola Meal Inclusion on Sow and Litter Performance||Bogdan A. Slominksi - University of Manitoba, Martin Nyachoti - University of Manitoba, Anna Rogiewicz - University of Manitoba, Ethan Khafipour - University of Manitoba|
|2018||2023||Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products, Canola Meal||Accurate Determination of the Contribution of Canola Meal to Metabolizable Protein Supply in Dairy Cows||Daniel Ouellet - AAFC (Quebec), Hélѐne Lapierre - AAFC (Quebec), Pekka Huhtanen - Department of Agricultural Research for Northern Sweden, Édith Charbonneau - Université Laval|
|2018||2023||Animal Health Benefits of Canola Products, Canola Meal||Evaluation of Canola Meal as Compared to Soybean Meal in Practical California Rations: Effects upon Long Term Lactational Performance, Reproductive Performance, and Metabolic Disease||Peter H. Robinson - University of California (Davis), William Van Die - Cloverdale Dairy, Nadia Swanepoel - University of California (Davis)|
|2018||2023||Canola Oil, Human Health Benefits of Canola Products||Green Extraction of Oil and Antioxidants from Canola Seed, and Functional Evaluation of Oil, Meal, Protein and Antioxidants from Novel Extraction in Comparison to Current Commercial Oil and Meal||Martin Scanlon - University of Manitoba, John Shi - University of Guelph, John Lu - Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Yachuan Zhang - Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Jim House - University of Manitoba, Usha Thiyam-Hollander - University of Manitoba, Rick Green - POS BioSciences (John and Charlotte Cross BioSciences Centre)|