Development of a Rhizobium inoculant for faba bean

  • Faba Beans
  • Soil Health
  • University of Saskatchewan

Lead Investigator(s)

Dr. Diane Knight

Lead Investigator(s) Institution

University of Saskatchewan - Dept. of Soil Sciences

Objective

To evaluate superior Rhizobia strains identified from a previous project in the field over two years for effective nodulation and to compare the nitrogen (N) fixation ability to three commercial pea/lentil inoculants.

Agronomy

SPG Contribution

$174,996.00

Project Status

Active

Duration/Timeline of Project (Year to Year)

2015 - 2018