Plots were set up at the Organic Agriculture Innovation Platform in St-Bruno-de-Montarville, Québec. They included nine treatments replicated four times in a split-plot design with green manure (none, grain, and legumes) in the main plots and fertilization methods in the subplots (no fertilizer, poultry manure pellets, and composted beef manure).
From 2014 to 2017
Food safety and quality, Organic farming
This project will contribute to the success of organic carrot production in Québec and reduce imports.
The current project is designed to check the predictability of the biological productivity score.
Researcher: Richard Hogue
Project to quantify the long-term (60+ years) severity of erosion of organic horticultural soils.
This project aims to assess the impact of cropping practices on baby lettuce yields and quality on muck soil.