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Research Report 2016/2017

Annexure I

List of research projects approved in 2016/2017
Title and Researcher Institution
Evaluation of PRF soybean elite lines under South African conditions.
GP de Beer and WF van Wyk
Protein Research Foundation
Etiology and population structure of Macrophomina phaseolina (charcoal rot) in sunflower and soybeans in South Africa.
E Jordaan and JE van der Waals
University of Pretoria
Studies on Lecanicillium muscarium as a mycoparasite of the soybean rust fungus, Phakopsora pachyrhizi and its use as a biocontrol agent against soybean rust.
KS Yobo
University of KwaZulu-Natal
Chemical manipulation of vegetative growth, reproductive development and grain yield in canola.
GA Agenbag
Stellenbosch University
Nitrogen topdressings in canola: time of application and rates.
GA Agenbag
Stellenbosch University
Grain Yield Competition for canola 2016.
GA Agenbag
Stellenbosch University
Canola technology transfer.
GA Agenbag
Stellenbosch University
An evaluation of continuous cash crop production (including small grains, canola and other alternative broadleaf crops) under conservation agriculture principles on high potential soils of the Riversdale flats.
JA Strauss
Department of Agriculture: Western Cape
Investigating the potential of indigenous nematode to control invasive molluscs in canola.
A Pieterse, JL Ross and AP Malan
Stellenbosch University
Development and evaluation of protein and phosphorous feed ingredients from fish processing by-products.
N Goosen
Stellenbosch University
Management strategies for soilborne soybean diseases in South Africa.
YT Tewoldemedhin and SC Lamprecht
ARC-Plant Protection Research Institute
Performance of a dual disc and tine planter, soil quality, residue management and rate of nitrogen placement with seed for canola production.
PA Swanepoel, PJG le Roux and GA Agenbag
Stellenbosch University
Projected protein requirements for animal consumption in South Africa.
D Strydom, W de Jager and E Briedenhann
University of the Free State and Protein Research Foundation
Income and cost estimates for soybeans and canola and a few competitive crops.
SG Ferreira
Protein Research Foundation and Agriconcept
PRF website.
GJH Scholtemeijer, M du Preez and Y Papadimitropoulos
Protein Research Foundation