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Farming Smarter Field School

June 20 @ 8:00 am - June 21 @ 3:00 pm


Our maximum-punch summer Learning Adventure!

Two identical days so that you can pick the one that fits your busy schedule. 

Some people get right into it at #FSFS

Expanded Information: 


45 minute rotating sessions

Session #1 – Paint Bees By Numbers

  • Neonic exposure
  • Leaf cutter and honey bees behaviour

Session #2 – Hide and Seek Diseases

  • Spore Trapping
  • Disease diagnostics (canola, wheat, peas)

Session #1 – Pokemon Go Find Weeds & Weed Stratego

  • Bayer smartphone weed ID app
  • Wild oat multiple resistance
  • Crop competition and time of seeding

Session #2 – Steel Hero Crushes Weeds

  • Autonomous weed robot







30 minute rotating sessions 

Planter Modules:

a.) Bobbin’ for Corn

  • Key findings from dryland grain corn project
  • Crop rotation, nitrogen fertility, row spacing and seeding rates
  • Planters and tillage, strip – tillage and zero – tillage

b.) Uno Canola

  • Precision planters and canola
  • Row spacing vs. planting density
  • Small plot vs. field scale

c.) Crop Domino

  • Planters and pulses (peas, lentils, chickpeas & faba beans)

Includes continuing education credits for CCA & CCSC
Watch this post for details as they become available.



June 20 @ 8:00 am
June 21 @ 3:00 pm


Farming Smarter
(403) 317-0022


Farming Smarter
211034 AB-512
Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 5N9 Canada
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403 317-0022


Unlimited available
June 20$195.00One admission to Farming Smarter Field School June 20.

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Unlimited available
June 21$195.00One admission to Farming Smarter Field School June 21

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