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 There are several things you can do to boost canola yields and each one can add a few bushels an acre, says Clint Jurke, agronomy director of Canola Council of Canada.

Think big — as in ‘52 bushels of canola per acre’ big

Is a 50 per cent jump in canola yields by 2025 possible? 
The Canola Council of Canada says, ‘You bet’

Stay slow and steady, fertilize appropriately, and cut down on your harvest losses. These and other strategies can increase your canola yields, and help the Canola Council of Canada achieve its ambitious target of an average of 52 bushels per acre by 2025. “It’s not an easy target,” said Clint Jurke, the canola council’s agronomy […] Read more