Dean Klippenstine is the National Crops Leader for MNP. Growing the Future Podcast talks about why Dean is a cool accountant, Dean’s farming background, looking at a long term perspective on land in agriculture, figuring out the vision of MNP to bring “infinite sustainability”, and balancing short term financial success with long term prospective on financials.
Monster weeds develop during drought seasons sometimes. Ken Coles, Farming Smarter General Manager, talks about some of the strategies we use to control weeds that invade our fields. He has some practical tips for chemistry and tactics that help regain control out there.
Meet Advancing Ag's Matija Stanic. Matija moved to Canada from Bosnia in 1996 Bachelor of Science. He is currently finishing his master's thesis at the University of Calgary on genetic manipulation of canola.
Growing the Future Podcast talks with Jonathan Small, Chief Research Officer for Global Ag Risk at the Ag Smart Event in Olds AB about technology, the history of BSE, harnessing the ascendency of the consumer, why non - GMO labels work on consumers, the inception of GARS, what he learned in 25 years of succession planning, and how the GARS model works as a financial snapshot for your farm!
Trevor Deering, Farming Smarter Intern, walks us through the field pea trial while technicians take plot samples and examine the root nodules to assess pea leaf weevil larvae damage. The study will offer some insight into seed treatment efficacy under southern Alberta conditions.