The aim of this project is to improve the productivity of haskap orchards by promoting more efficient water and nutrient uptake.
From 2017 to 2019
Optimal water management
This project will help popularize this berry with Québec consumers.
Ministère de l'Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation du Québec
In highbush blueberry fields where stunt disease has been detected, plants that have never received nitrogen fertilizer are more vigorous and homogeneous than plants that have received nitrogen fertilizer.
The aim of the project was to determine whether the witches’ broom symptom on blueberries is really caused by the rust Pucciniastrum geopertianum, which attacks balsam.
Researcher: Richard Hogue