Sustainable ag made profitable
John and Katy Ehrlich share lessons they've learned in biodynamic farming. Hear how working together with their community helped them increase their production. And, find out how they're sharing their work ethic through an apprenticeship program.
Apr 29, 2016
Management moment: Alternative fuel
There are three ways for grain producers to participate in the burgeoning bio-fuel economy.
Apr 29, 2016
Let beneficial insects help you
Beneficial insects offer growers a major helping hand in controlling pests and weeds, experts say.
Aug 16, 2018
Getting the most out of cover crops
Soil organic matter decline is long-standing issue on farms across the country. The more widespread adoption of cover crops, however, is helping to reverse the trend.
Aug 02, 2018
How to be more profitable and reduce emissions
Canadian growers now have a resource to help them implement practices to increase farm profitability while also reducing greenhouse gas emissions, leaching of nutrients through the soil and impacts on surrounding water resources.
Aug 30, 2018
Improve soil to boost your crops and profits
With another growing year approaching, experts advise farmers know their soil to get the most out of their fields.
Mar 21, 2019
How to help microbes improve your soil
There’s an entire ecosystem in your soil that’s as complex as the Serengeti. Among the teeming life underground are microbes, which aid in nutrient and carbon cycling, improving soil structure and suppressing plant disease.
Apr 04, 2019