Top Notch Farming Tips - Crop Rotation

During this unprecedented time, this is our way of sharing canola production knowledge and tools with you in lieu of hosting our field day this summer. This page summarizes resources on the topic of crop rotation.

Monday – July 6
- Webinar: Long-term crop planning for profitability, pest management and soil health presented by Western Ag professional agrologist Edgar Hammermeister
- Click here to watch the recording
- Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association Guide to Crop Rotation, Chapter 1: Keys to Success and Chapter 2: Specific Crop Types
- Saskatchewan Agriculture’s Principles and Practices of Crop Rotation

Tuesday – July 7
- Canadian Agronomist research summary: Clubroot spore load reduced by 90% with a two-year break
- Canadian Agronomist research summary: Three-year break increased canola yield by 18 bushels per acre

Wednesday – July 8
- Webinar: Impacts of Crop Rotation on Disease Management in Canola, Wheat and Peas presented by AAFC research scientist Patrick Mooleki
- Click here to watch the recording
- Western Producer article: Warning issue on crop rotations
- RealAgriculture video: Tight rotations threaten management possibilities in Saskatchewan

Thursday – July 9
- SaskCanola-funded research: 12-year canola rotation project summary and video
- Canola Watch podcast: Crop rotation and varietal selection with SaskCanola director Keith Fournier

Friday – July 10
- Canola Encyclopedia section on Managing Clubroot: Utilizing genetic resistance (1) understanding clubroot resistance and the classification system and (2) clubroot pathotypes

Tuesday – July 21
- Ag in Motion virtual crop plot tour of SaskCanola’s plots: Crop rotation opportunities video

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