On-Farm Testing of Plant Growth Regulators

On-Farm Testing of Plant Growth Regulators

Category: On Farm Research
Researchers: MPSG On-Farm Agronomy Team
Keywords: PGRs
Start Date: 2018
Status: Complete

Lead Researchers: MPSG On-Farm Agronomy Team
Start Date: 2018
Project Length: 1 Year
Project Status: COMPLETE

Objectives: The purpose of this project is to quantify the impact of the plant growth regulator Manipulator 620 (active ingredient chlormequat chloride) on height and yield of spring wheat.

Total Project Cost: $
MWBGA Funding Approved: $3,500
Partner Funding: $
Funding Partners: Grower collaborators & On-Farm test coaches

Benefits to MB Producers:

  • Access to latest research that can be applied to their farm.
  • Determine profitability of the practices.
  • Learn accepted on-farm-testing procedures.

Results: https://mbwheatandbarley.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/On-Farm-Results-2018.pdf