Agriculture Development Fund (ADF) Recipients 2021-2022

Project Title:

Automated Trap Counting of Flea Beetles (FB), Aster Leafhoppers, and Wheat Midge and Automated FB Damage Assessment for Canola

Principal Investigator(s):       

Abdul Bais

Year: 

2021

Amount:                                

$183,100

 

 

Project Title:

Technological Development to Mitigate Filamentous Algal Blooms in Lake Diefenbaker’s Irrigation Canals

Principal Investigator(s):       

Stephanie Young

Year: 

2021

Amount:                                

$150.000

 

 

Project Title:

Image Based Detection of Fusarium Head Blight, Lodging, and Grain Yield to Aid Phenotypic Selections in Wheat Breeding

Principal Investigator(s):       

Abdul Bais

Year: 

2022-2023

Amount:                                

$72.000

 

 

Project Title:

Field-based assessments of the efficacy of p. syringae pv. targets for controlling Canada thistle on organic farms

Principal Investigator(s):       

John Stavrinides

Year: 

2022

Amount:                                

$130,625

Additional Funding:

$130,625

 

 

Project Title:

Water quality test kits for landowners

Principal Investigator(s):       

Kerri Finlay

Year: 

2022

Amount:                                

$159,030