Posts from "June, 2010"

Dealing with too much moisture

Even while waiting for fields to dry out, farmers are reluctant to complain about too much moisture. Particularly producers in southern Alberta and Saskatchewan say too much moisture isn’t great, but there have been many years when they face the hardship of too little moisture. At an indoor “crop walk” in Lethbridge this week about

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Seeding demo postponed

  Due to the fact that southern Alberta has water up to its proverbial boot tops, the AgTech Centre seeding demo near Lethbridge, AB scheduled for this Wednesday has been postponed until June 30. With 10 to 15 inches of rain over the past 10 days and more rain forecast for this week, organizers had

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June 23 seeding demo at Lethbridge

What’s the best seeding system you can use? The answer to that may always remain a personal preference. But you can get an excellent idea of how six of the leading air seeders and drills compare at a southern Alberta field day coming up Wednesday, June 23. Alberta’s Ag Tech Centre is staging a seeding

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