Canada-Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre

Canada-Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre logoThe Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre (MCDC) was established between the Government of Canada, the Government of Manitoba, and Manitoba Horticulture Productivity Enhancement Centre Inc. (MHPEC).  The Centre’s mission, in brief, is to facilitate the development and adoption of science-based solutions for agricultural crop production.  This is accomplished through the design, development and adaptation of best management practices with a focus on water management, crop diversification and environmental stewardship.  Its strategic areas include sustainable irrigation, sustainable potato production, improving the environmental sustainability of intensive crop production, and crop diversification.

Annual Reports

2017 CMCDC Annual Report

For more information on Manitoba Potato Research, please visit:

mbpotatoresearch.ca

Contact(s)

Haider Abbas
Diversification Specialist
Manitoba Agriculture
204-247-0768
haider.abbas@gov.mb.ca

 

Advisory Committee

Partnership between Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Manitoba Department of Agriculture and Manitoba Horticulture Productivity Enhancement Centre (McCain Foods, Simplot, Keystone Potato Producer’s Association).

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News

Harvest Season started at Manitoba’s Crop Diversification Centres!

Mid August marks the start of the harvest season for farmers around Manitoba. Its also the start of plot harvesting at the Manitoba’s Crop Diversification Centres. Plots of winter wheat, fall rye, spring wheat, barley, oats, lentils, peas, and mustard are being or...

May 24, 2019 GOVERNMENTS INVEST MORE THAN $4.8 MILLION FOR AGRICULTURE RESEARCH As part of the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, the Canadian and Manitoba governments are investing more than $4.8 million for 22 projects under the Ag Action Manitoba Research and...

Growing Organic?

Manitoba Organic Alliance highlights; Phosphorus in your cropping system Composted vs. raw manure Research update — Parkland Crop Diversification Centre Equipment Review What you missed in the coffee shop!...

CMCDC Crop Diversification Tour 2018

The field tour on July 31st, saw over 45 participants come to Carberry to learn about a number of challenges facing many different crops in the region, some well established and others just building momentum. The tour was an opportunity for attendees to learn more...

Harvesting at Diversification Centres

Harvesting has begun at all four Crop Diversification Centres. Data collection and analysis is ongoing and trial results will be available later this fall under the Results section

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