Parkland Crop Diversification Foundation

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In 2016/17 PCDF marked its 20th year as a non profit organization with the purpose to evaluate, demonstrate and facilitate the use of new crops, technologies and value added opportunities.  Located in Roblin, MB, PCDF conducts applied research and technology transfer, new crop adaptation, diversification and value-added opportunities for the northwest region of agro-Manitoba.  Specialty areas continue to be hemp, flax, fertility and disease trials as well as new crops such as quinoa and fababean.

Annual Reports

2017 PCDF Annual Report 

Contact(s)

James Frey
Diversification Specialist
Manitoba Agriculture
204-247-0346
james.frey@gov.mb.ca

Cynthia Nerbas
Financial Assistant
PCDF
204-937-6473
cynthia.nerbas@gov.mb.ca

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

Jessica Frey
Research Technician
PCDF
204-247-0532
pcdf@mymts.net

Board of Directors

Robert Misko (Chair)  Roblin
Mark Laycock (Vice Chair)  Russell
Cynthia Nerbas (Treasurer) Shellmouth
Laurie Radferd (Secretary) Sanclara
Jeremy Andres Roblin
Rod Fisher  Dauphin
Dale Gryba  Gilbert Plains
Vern Zatwarnciki Gilbert Plains
Boris Michaleski  Dauphin
John Sandborn  Benito

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News

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

Upcoming Events

Jan22
Manitoba Ag Days 2019

January 22-24, 2019, Brandon, MB

Feb13
Crop Connect Conference

February 13-14, 2019, Winnipeg, MB