Designing and teaching a course for agricultural consultants.
From 2017 to 2019
Market gardening, Fruit production
Optimal water management
This project will enable stakeholders and growers to improve water-use efficiency.
Ministère de l'Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation du Québec
Production of technical sheets on the main natural enemies of Québec’s market garden crops.
Researcher: Annabelle Firlej
By enhancing our understanding: 1) of the nitrogen supply dynamics associated with the use of mixed green and farmyard manure applications, and 2) of the timeline of nitrogen uptake by garlic; we hope to fine-tune fertilization strategies so they meet the needs of garlic crops, while minimizing phosphorus accumulation and nitrogen leaching.
Researcher: Christine Landry
The selection of a cultivar should be an essential element in any sound irrigation management strategy. This project aims to optimize water use in potato farming.
Researcher: Carl Boivin