With the recent increase of cases of Blackleg in Canola, Farming Smarter’s Justine Cornelsen traces the disease to its roots, how to spot it and ways to prevent it.
Developing premium varieties of Winter Wheat to improve farmers’ bottom line. Speaking at Farming Smarter’s WheatStalk in Lethbridge, Agriculture and Agri-Food research scientist Dr. Rob Graf says he is excited about a research project, which is showing promise after about 15 years of work.
The latest in wheat-related research will be on full display at a crop walk in the Lethbridge area on July 20th. Farming Smarter is hosting WheatStalk in partnership with the Alberta Wheat Commission, the Western Winter Wheat Initiative and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada – Lethbridge.
In this Rural Roots Canada Episode: We find out the advantages of knowing your crop and pasture soil inside and out from a soil expert from New Zealand and we catch up to a few 4-H kids from the Calgary area on Show and Sale day to talk about their projects
A $2.2 million investment in 11 winter wheat research and development projects is expected to help farmers access its untapped market potential.