Attend the most important clubroot event of the year!

The International Clubroot Workshop in Edmonton in August offers a unique scientific program with an impressive line-up of international and Canadian clubroot researchers. Read through the speaker’s bios.

DAY 1: August 7 – Genetics and Breeding

  • Developing single and multiple gene resistance from various sources
  • Characterization and identification of resistance
  • Comparing genetics of various clubroot collections from Canada
  • Plant hormones to control clubroot
  • Clubroot and increased resistance to insects
  • Icebreaker Reception with dedicated poster session – check out the contributed posters

DAY 2: August 8 – Epidemiology and Disease Management

  • How clubroot is changing
  • Management of clubroot in various countries
  • Novel ways to detect clubroot
  • Tour of a one-of-a-kind nursery and experience “research in progress”       
  • Galla barbecue at the University of Alberta Botanic Gardens

DAY 3: August 9 – Agronomy Program

  • Soil amendments and their success in various regions
  • Overview of various soil amendment products
  • How resistance affects spore levels in soil
  • Integrated clubroot management approaches
  • Patch management solutions
  • Tour of a heavily infested clubroot site with “research in action”
  • Optional farm tour and barbecue


Single day registration is available! 

We have added a second hotel for delegate accommodation. For more information on registration, hotels and program, please visit the event website.