Aaron Mills, Ph.D.

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Research Scientist

Research is focused on improving yield and sustainability of grains, pulses, cover crops and oilseeds in Atlantic Canada. 

Key publications

  1. MSc. student seminar presented to UPEI department of Chemistry during annual seminar series.

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  2. Ma, B.L., Zhao, H., Zheng, Z., Caldwell, C., Mills, A., Vanasse, A., Earl, H., Scott, P., Smith, D.L. (2016). Optimizing seeding dates and rates for canola production in the humid eastern Canadian agroecosystems. Agronomy Journal, [online] 108(5), 1869-1879. http://dx.doi.org/10.2134/agronj2015.0209

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  3. Debnath, S.C., McKenzie, B.D., Bishop, G.A., Dixon P., Mills A., Anderson S. and Siow, Y.L. (2016). “Innovative technologies to accelerate industry transition from “wild” to cultivated cool climate small fruit crop production systems.”, Abstract Book, Joint Annual Conference for the Canadian Society of Agronomy and the Canadian Society for Horticultural Science, July 24-26, 2016, Montreal, QC, Canada; p. 25 (https://www.regonline.ca/builder/site/tab3.aspx?EventID=1812036).

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  5. McCallum, J.L., Mills, A.A.S., Fofana, B., and Kirby, C.W. (2015). "Hops Germplasm Improvement.", 2015 AAFC Charlottetown Stakeholder Day, Harrington, PEI, Canada, July 14, 2015. (Poster)

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  6. Mills, A.A.S., Breune, I., Noronha, C., Nyiraneza, J., Parent, G., and Rodd, A.V. (2015). "Intercropping grains, oilseeds and row crops with forage species to enhance cropping system sustainability.", 5th International Symposium for Farming Systems Design, Montpellier, France, September 7-10, 2015.

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  7. Robbins, N., Jiang, Y., Nyiraneza, J., van den Heuvel, M., Mills, A.A.S., and Noronha, C. (2015). "The effects of buckwheat as a potato rotation crop on soil and water quality.", Canadian Soil Science Society (IUSS-CSSS-AQSSS) Conference, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, July 5-10, 2015.

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  8. Nabuurs, M.H., Boyetchko, S.M., McCallum, J.L., Mills, A.A.S., Zhou, T., and Kirby, C.W. (2015). "Application of Bioautography in the Discovery of Biopesticides from Natural Resources.", 98th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 13-17, 2015. (Abstract)

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  9. Nyiraneza, J., Jannet, R.B., Fuller, K.D., Bizimungu, B., Bishop, G.A., Jiang, Y., Khiari, L., Grimmett, M.G., Rodd, A.V., Mills, A.A.S., and Ziadi, N. (2015). "Critical phosphorus concentrations and P saturation ratio levels under potato production in Atlantic Canada.", Canadian Soil Science Society (IUSS-CSSS-AQSSS) Conference, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, July 5-10, 2015.

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  10. Debnath, S.C., Anderson, S., Bishop, G.A., Dixon, P.L., McKenzie, D.-L., Mills, A.A.S., and Siow, Y.L. (2015). Developing innovative technologies to accelerate industry transition from 'wild' to cultivated cool climate berry crop production systems. Project ID: 13-1155; Research Project Annual Report 2014-2015., AAFC Science and Technology Branch. (Report)

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  11. Khakbazan, M., Henry, R., Haung, J., Mohr, R., Peters, R., Fillmore, S., Rodd, V., Mills, A. (2015). Economics of organically managed and conventional potato production systems in Atlantic Canada. Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 95(1), 161-174. http://dx.doi.org/10.4141/CJPS-2014-050

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  12. Debnath, S.C., McKenzie, D.B., Bishop, G.A., Dixon, P.L., Siow, Y.L., and Mills, A.A.S. (2014). "Blueberries: transitioning from wild to cultivated production.", STB Weekly Science Story, January 21, 2014. (Newsletter)

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  13. Debnath, S.C., Anderson, S., Bishop, G.A., Dixon, P.L., McKenzie, D.B., Mills, A.A.S., and Siow, Y.L. (2014). Developing innovative technologies to accelerate industry transition from 'wild' to cultivated cool climate berry crop production systems. Project ID: 13-1155; Research Project Annual Report 2013-2014, AAFC Science and Technology Branch. (Report)

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  14. Mills, A.A.S. (2014). "Atlantic Brew: New Barley and Hop Varieties for Craft Breweries. AAFC-AAC (AgricultureCanadaEng) YouTube Channel. Http://youtu.be/8rMqSA-ilUY."

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  15. Mills, A.A.S. (2014). "Organic Malting Barley Workshop.", Atlantic Canada Organic Regional Network (ACORN) 15th Annual Conference, Halifax, NS, Canada, November 12-14, 2014.

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  16. Nyiraneza, J., Mills, A.A.S., Rodd, A.V., Grimmett, M.G., and Jiang, Y. (2014). "The effects of different cover crops and their managements on subsequent potato growth.", 18th Nitrogen Workshop. The nitrogen challenge: Building blueprint for nitrogen use efficiency and food security, Lisbon, Portugal, June 30-July 3, 2014, Abstract/poster.

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  17. Mills, A.A.S., Choo, T.-M., Izydorczyk, M.S., Durand, J., Kobler, J.F., Martin, R.A., and Sorrells, M.E. (2014). "Evaluation of malting barley quality in Eastern North America as affected by improved cultural practices.", 2014 North American Barley Researchers Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, USA, June 29-July 2, 2014.

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  18. Mills, A.A.S., Nyiraneza, J., and Rodd, A.V. (2014). "The impact of underseeding and overseeding cover crops on the agronomic performance of soybean and canola in the Northeast.", ASA, CSSA and SSSA International Annual Meeting 2014, Long Beach, CA, USA, November 2-5, 2014. (Poster)

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  19. Mills, A.A.S. (2014). "The potential for malt barley in the Maritimes. (Maritime Organic Grains Network Newsletter. Atlantic Canada Organic Regional Network. (http://acornorganic.org/media/resources/Vol2_Issue1_MOGN_Newsletter_Summer_2014_online_edition.pdf).", Maritime Organic Grains Network Newsletter.

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  20. Henry, R., Main, D., Rodd, A.V., Mills, A., Nyiraneza, Peters, R., Noronha, C., Grimmett, M., and Fillmore, S.A.E. 2016. Organic Research at the Charlottetown Research and Development Centre. Atlantic Regional Organic Research Network (ACORN)- Seeds of Change Tour. Harrington Research Farm. December 1st.

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Research facility

440 University Avenue
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4N6
Canada

Language

English