Use on-farm trials for informed decision-making
Properly designed on-farm trials are the best way to answer agronomic questions.
Feb 27, 2017
Re-think crop production on marginal lands
Grassland and pastures are smart options for marginal lands, experts say, and can reap more benefits than crop production.
Mar 08, 2018
Do your homework before using one-pass planting application
There's a lot of work to be done during this year's planting season before planting can begin.
May 11, 2017
Early detection key to tackling clubroot
There's a clubroot study set to go this summer.
May 10, 2018
5 tips for doing business in China
In 2014, China imported close to 884,000 metric tonnes of alfalfa and by 2016, imports increased to more than 1.46 million metric tonnes.
Apr 12, 2018
Having a weigh scale adds options
In an extremely competitive environment, having your own on-farm scale is a valuable investment.
May 28, 2018
How soil tests can help avoid the fertilizer guessing game
Know your nutrient needs before applying fertilizer, experts advise farmers.
May 03, 2018
Hybrids change cereal grain economics
Hybrids are becoming more popular in Canadian agriculture with corn and canola yields increasing steadily. Wheat, rye and barley hybrids are being worked on now in hopes of making cereals more profitable by reducing production costs.
May 29, 2017
Fast and early scouting key to combat weeds
Field scouting and swift action are crucial for farmers to stay on top of problem weeds.
Jun 07, 2018
Does the farmland market make sense?
Do the current farmland market valuations make sense? It’s a matter of farm income and interest rates.
Apr 17, 2018