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Messiga, Aimé Jean, Ph.D.

Research scientist – Nutrient Management

Contact Information:

6947 #7 Hwy
PO Box 1000
Agassiz, British-Columbia V0M 1A0
Telephone: 604-796-6074

Areas of Expertise:

  • Phosphorus dynamics in field crops and varying tillage systems
  • Nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics in soils from small fruits production

Current Projects:

  • Mulch and nitrogen fertilizer interactions in blueberry soils


  • Associate Editor, Canadian Journal of Soil Science
  • Member, Canadian Society of Soil Science
  • Member, Soil Science Society of America

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Other science related publications


  • Ziadi, N., Messiga, A.J., Morel, C., Jouany, C., Virkajärvi, P., Sinaj, S., and Bélanger, G. (2014). "Phosphorus budget as a tool to monitor soil P changes under grassland production.", 20th World Congress of Soil Science, Jeju, South Korea, June 8-13, 2014. (Poster)
  • Ziadi, N., Shi, Y.Z., Messiga, A.J., and Lalande, R. (2014). "Disponibilité du phosphore du sol tôt au printemps: effet de l’hiver québécois.", Congrès annuel de l’association québécoise des spécialistes en sciences du sol, Victoriaville, Québec, Canada, May 26-29, 2014, Oral presentation.


  • Cambouris, A.N., Messiga, A.J., Ziadi, N., Morel, C., Parent, L.-É., Perron, I., and Shi, Y.Z. (2013). "Soil phosphorus distribution in long term no-tilled soil in eastern Canada.", ASA/CSSA/SSSA International annual meeting: Water, Food, Energy and Innovation for a Sustainable World, Tampa, Florida, USA, November 3-6, 2013. (Poster)
  • Cambouris, A.N., Messiga, A.J., Ziadi, N., Morel, C., Parent, L.-É., and Perron, I. (2013). "Micro-variability of soil P distribution in a long term experimental site from eastern Canada.", 7th International Phosphorus Workshop (IPW7), Uppsala, Sweden, September 9-13, 2013. (Poster)
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