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 factors to watch in Canada’s battle of the crops
Canola has now taken over from wheat as Canada's largest crop. What are the crops vying for top spot in the future? Here are 5 factors that could impact Canada's battle for acres.
Jan 16, 2017
Rainfall continues with extreme variability across Ontario
Parts of Ontario are experiencing a summer with wide swings in precipitation levels this year, says a provincial agronomist.
Aug 09, 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
Prairie insect pressure remains at low levels
Insect pressure on the Canadian Prairies isn’t generally high this year, but some plant feeders are presenting more of a challenge than others.
Jul 26, 2018