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Weed Wisdom – Canada Thistle

Created October 23, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Canada thistle Word Alert: allelopathy – The growth suppression of ...Read more


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Protect fields from wind

Created October 21, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Soil erosion information and advice ...Read more


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Perennial Forage Trial

Created October 17, 2020 | Category: Agronomy

by Mike Gretzinger The deer sure love the Perennial Forage Trials and who can ...Read more


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Specialist on Call

Created October 16, 2020 | Category: Events

 When Tuesday, November 3, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM MSTAdd to Calendar ...Read more


Weed Wisdom Oct. 2020

Created October 14, 2020 | Category: Weed Wisdom

 By Jamie Puchinger Flixweed (also known as tansy mustard) is a vigorous plant and ...Read more


Expand your horizons

Created October 9, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Plan to attend this virtual workshop targeted for agricultural producers interested in learning about ...Read more


Our Extension Unit

Created October 7, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Part 5 of 5 In the last post about Farming Smarter work units, we ...Read more


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Fall Wild Oats Tips

Created October 5, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Brought to you by Resistant Wild Oat Action Committee ...Read more


Farming Smarter Research Unit

Created September 30, 2020 | Category: Growing New Ideas

Part 4 of 5  The research unit run by soil scientist, Gurbir Dhillon Ph.D., ...Read more


All about Field-tested Unit

Created September 23, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Part 3 about why Farming Smarter restructured into units for 2020.  Lewis Baarda, On-Farm ...Read more


Video Releases, Sept. 21

Created September 21, 2020 | Category: News Articles

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Bug of the Month Sept. 2020

Created September 21, 2020 | Category: Bug of the Month

Bug of September is not a bug! By Héctor Cárcamo Slugs are a common ...Read more


Safety Tips for Harvest Time

Created September 17, 2020 | Category: Stewardship

Harvest time is a busy time of the year. It is hustle and bustle ...Read more


New strain of clubroot beats resistance genes

Created September 16, 2020 | Category: News Articles

This article is from way back in our 2014 Fall edition of the Farming ...Read more


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Weed Wisdom Sept. 2020

Created September 16, 2020 | Category: Pest Management

Bluebur By: Stephanie Gross and Charles Geddes Bluebur [Lappula squarrosa ...Read more


Video Releases Sept. 14

Created September 14, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Watch as 2019 conference speakers cover agronomy topics and catch the latest 2020 Plot ...Read more


Taking an interest in agriculture

Created September 11, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Farming Smarter offered a free public event in conjunction with Alberta Open Farm Days ...Read more


Learn about our Contract Research Unit

Created September 9, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Part 2 of 5 We’ve learned about why Farming Smarter restructured itself into smaller ...Read more


Video Releases September 7

Created September 7, 2020 | Category: Agronomy

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Minimize Sawfly Damage

Created September 2, 2020 | Category: Insects

This is a Way-Back Wednesday post featuring an article from the 2005 Farming Smarter ...Read more


Video Releases August 31

Created August 31, 2020 | Category: News Articles

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The Big Alberta Soil Benchmarking Project

Created August 28, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Soil is one of the most important components involved in growing crops, yet soil ...Read more


Farming Smarter Business units

Created August 26, 2020 | Category: News Articles

Part 1 of 5 introducing new business units. Farming Smarter instituted some organizational restructuring ...Read more


Video Releases August 24

Created August 24, 2020 | Category: News Articles

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The Rolling Barley project is on a Roll

Created August 21, 2020 | Category: News Articles

The purpose of rolling barley is to push rocks into the soil so that ...Read more


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