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.
Production of technical sheets on the main natural enemies of Québec’s market garden crops.
Researcher: Josée Boisclair
Analyzing the factors influencing European corn borer abundance in Québec to improve monitoring methods and better manage future risks associated with this pest.