Dr. Eric R. Page

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Research Scientist

Weed Ecologist & Crop Physiologist

Current research and/or projects

  • Development of a Living Laboratory to address persistent agri-environmental issues in the Lake Erie basin 

  • Assessing the agronomic benefits of double cropping with diverse minor crops

  • Identifying best management practices for winter canola

  • Exploring molecular mechanisms of herbicide resistance

Research and/or project statements

Key publications

For a complete list of publications, please visit: Google Scholar

Laforest, M., Simard, M.J., Meloche, S. Maheux, L., Tardif, F. and E.R. Page. 2021. Cross-resistance to photosystem II inhibitors observed in target site resistant but not in non-target site resistant common ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia). Weed Science 70 (2), 144-150.

Page, E.R., R.E. Nurse, S. Meloche, K. Bosveld, C. Grainger, K. Obeid, M. Filotas, M.J. Simard and M. Laforest. 2021. Import of Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri S. Wats.) seed with sweet potato (Ipomea batatas

(L.) Lam) slips. Canadian Journal of Plant Science  101 (5), 774-778.

 

Page, E.R., S. Meloche, M. Moran, B. Caldbeck and V. Barthet. 2020. Effect of seeding date on winter canola (Bassica napus L.) yield and oil quality in southern Ontario. Canadian Journal of Plant Science 101 (4), 490-499.

 

Laforest, M. Martin, S. Bisaillon, K, B. Soufiane, S. Meloche, and E.R. Page. 2020. A Chromosome-Scale Draft Sequence of the Canada Fleabane Genome. Pest Management Science 76:2158-2169.

Education and awards

Ph.D., Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph, Guelph ON

M.Sc., Crop Science, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

H. B.Sc., Ecology and Evolution, Western University, London, ON  

 

Key publications

  1. Oxford Soil and Crop Improvement Association

    2024 - View publication details

  2. Essex Soil and Crop Improvement Association

    2023 - View publication details

  3. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Weed Science Society

    2023 - View publication details

  4. E.R. Page*, S. Meloche, A. Thibodeau, M. Moran and R. Larsen. 2023. Enhancing pea productivity through winter intercropping with canola (Winter Peaola). Canadian Pulse Crop Research Workshop, February 20th – 23rd 2023, Windsor, ON. (Poster Presentation).

    2023 - View publication details

  5. Laforest, M. S. Martin, S. Meloche, B. Soufian, K. Bisaillon, F. Tardif and E.R. Page. 2021. Chromosome-Scale Draft Genomes of Common and Giant Ragweed Reveal a Potential Mechanism of Glyphosate Resistance. Annual meeting of the Canadian Weed Science Society, Halifax N.S., November 14-17.

    2022 - View publication details

  6. Hickmott, H., F. Tardiff, I. Rajcan, S. Meloche, M. Laforest and E.R. Page. Heterosis and the inheritance of paraquat resistance in Canada fleabane. 2021. Annual meeting of the Canadian Weed Science Society, Halifax, N.S., November 14-17.

    2022 - View publication details

  7. Laforest, M., Simard, M.-J., Nurse, R., Page, E., Geddes, C.M., Obeid, K., Picard, A., Miville, D., Grainger, C., and Kora, C. 2022. Available genetic testing enables early detection and mitigation of herbicide-resistant weeds. 2022 Joint Meeting of the Canadian Weed Science Society/Canadian Society of Agronomy. Nov 14-18, 2022. Halifax, NS, CA. (Poster Presentation).

    2022 - View publication details

  8. Page, E.R., S. Meloche, A. Thibodeau, M. Moran, J. Larsen and J. Bae. 2021. Evaluating dry edible beans as a double crop following winter barley, canola and peas. Annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Agronomy, Halifax, N.S., November 14-17.

    2022 - View publication details

  9. Pager, E.R., M. Gras, F. Tardif, M. Moran, J. Nasielski. 2021. Evaluating the potential of a winter canola-soybean relay intercrop in Ontario. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Agronomy, Halifax, N.S., November 14-17.

    2022 - View publication details

  10. Page, E.R., S. Meloche, A. Thibodeau, and M. Moran. 2021. Impact of tillage and crop residue on the establishment, survival and yield of winter canola (Brassica napus L.). Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Agronomy, Halifax, N.S., November 14-17.

    2022 - View publication details

  11. Page, E.R.*, R.E. Nurse, S. Meloche, K. Bosveld, C. Grainger, K. Obeid, M. Filotas, M.J. Simard and M. Laforest. 2021. Import of Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri S. Wats.) seed with sweet potato (Ipomea batatas
    (L.) Lam) slips. Joint virtual meeting of the Canadian Weed Science Society and Weed Science Society of America, February 22nd – 24th 2022 (Poster Presentation).

    2022 - View publication details

  12. Challenging times for glyphosate use in Canada: Evolution of resistance, impacts on efficacy and the development of alternatives

    2021 - View publication details

  13. Beres, Z.T., Giese, L.A., Mackey, D.M., Owen, M.D.K., Page, E.R., Snow, A.A. (2020). Target-site EPSPS Pro-106-Ser mutation in Conyza canadensis biotypes with extreme resistance to glyphosate in Ohio and Iowa, USA. Scientific Reports, [online] 10(1), http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-64458-7

    2020 - View publication details

  14. WSSA conference 2020

    2020 - View publication details

  15. Plant and Animal Genome Conference, January 11-15, 2020.

    2020 - View publication details

  16. Simard, M.J., Page, E.R., Nurse, R.E. (2019). Can weeds overtopping soybean or Adzuki Bean be mechanically pulled to reduce their seed input?. Weed Technology, [online] 33(1), 159-165. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/wet.2018.104

    2019 - View publication details

  17. Page, E.R., Meloche, S., Bae, J., Larsen, R.J., Laforest, M., Nurse, R.E. (2019). Tricotyledenous giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida L.). Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 99(1), 84-87. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2018-0148

    2019 - View publication details

  18. Page, E.R., Meloche, S., Larsen, J. (2019). Evaluating the potential for double cropping in canada: Effect of seeding date and relative maturity on the development and yield of maize, white bean, and soybean. Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 99(5), 751-760. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2019-0076

    2019 - View publication details

  19. Page, E.R., Grainger, C.M., Laforest, M., Nurse, R.E., Rajcan, I., Bae, J., Tardif, F.J. (2018). Target and Non-target site Mechanisms Confer Resistance to Glyphosate in Canadian Accessions of Conyza canadensis. Weed Science, [online] 66(2), 234-245. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/wsc.2017.69

    2018 - View publication details

  20. Laforest, M., Soufiane, B., Simard, M.J., Obeid, K., Page, E., Nurse, R.E. (2017). Acetyl-CoA carboxylase overexpression in herbicide-resistant large crabgrass (Digitaria sanguinalis). Pest Management Science, [online] 73(11), 2227-2235. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ps.4675

    2017 - View publication details

Research facility

2585 County Road 20
Harrow, ON N0R 1G0
Canada

Affiliations

  • Subject Editor - Weeed Science, Canadian Journal of Plant Science 
  • Member of the Canadian Weed Science Society
  • Member of the Weed Science Society of America

Language

English
French