The annual Farming Smarter conference is set to take place at Lethbridge Exhibition Park on December 11 and 12. It will feature two days of speakers talking about agronomy, farm management and technology including a herbicide resistance expert from Australia.
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.
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.
Brennan Turner, the CEO of Farm Lead, makes his second appearance on Growing the Future Podcast where they discuss a number of topics, including what's next in farming and the nature of USDA reporting.