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5 Agronomy Smarts Scholarships

Created May 17, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) generously sponsors five Farming Smarter 2021 Agronomy Smarts subscriptions for young farmers or agriculture students. ...Read more

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News From The Field

Created June 18, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Field Tested is up and rolling again for the 2021 research season with 23 ...Read more

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Sugar Beet Open Farm Day

Created June 16, 2021 | Category: Industry

CP Farms hosts its 5th Open Farm Day Aug. 14! It offers a fun, ...Read more

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Toby Mandel – Shop Master

Created June 16, 2021 | Category: Farming Smarter

Meet the man that is the silent backbone of the shop, keeping everything up ...Read more

Understanding Soil Nitrogen

Created June 15, 2021 | Category: Fertility

Soil Savvy By Gurbir Dhillon Understanding soil nitrogen and plant interaction/uptake can help crop ...Read more

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Alfalfa Weevil

Created June 15, 2021 | Category: Bug of the Month

Bug of the Month By Dr. Boyd Mori The alfalfa weevil, Hypera postica (Coleoptera: ...Read more

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Cutting Back Herbicide Resistant Kochia

Created June 11, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Using precision agriculture tools can help identify and respond to kochia pressure in farmers ...Read more


Agriculture Internships with Cash Incentives

Created June 9, 2021 | Category: Growing Knowledge

Your business can be the next home for an up & coming superstar – ...Read more

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Ben Van Dyk – Treasurer AND Treasure

Created June 8, 2021 | Category: Farming Smarter

Ben Van Dyk, Farming Smarter Board Treasurer, calls himself a workaholic, but, really, he’s ...Read more

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Pea Leaf Weevil: Monitoring and Control

Created June 4, 2021 | Category: Farming Smarter

Farming Smarter has pea leaf weevil under a microscope this year for the Prairie ...Read more

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Lethbridge College launches new Bachelor of Agriculture Science degree program

Created June 3, 2021 | Category: Industry

June 3, 2021 – Lethbridge College shows it is ready to meet the changing ...Read more

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Strategic plan for success

Created June 2, 2021 | Category: Farming Smarter

Farming Smarter updated its Strategic Plan over the winter to adjust to some of ...Read more

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Seeding Success!

Created May 28, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Farming Smarter reached seeding success this week will all its trials and plots planted ...Read more

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Farming Smarter – Full Coverage

Created May 26, 2021 | Category: Business

Get access to Farming Smarter at home or on the go. As great as ...Read more

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Flea beetles and canola

Created May 21, 2021 | Category: Bug of the Month

Bug of the Month We know some things, but there is lots to learn ...Read more

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Portable neutron probe installation

Created May 21, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Moisture is an important choice in a soil till method. Because till methods lead ...Read more

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Corn Research Boosts Whole Farm Returns

Created May 19, 2021 | Category: Farming Smarter

Way back Wednesday From Farming Smarter magazine Fall 2015 Corn production is exploding across ...Read more

Let’s talk nitrogen management

Created May 18, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Soil Savvy By Dr. Gurbir Dhillon, Farming Smarter soil scientist Producers spend considerably more ...Read more

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Living Lab for Ag Climate Solutions

Created May 17, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Farming Smarter wants to create a Living Lab for agriculture climate solutions with partners ...Read more

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Measuring Soil Moisture

Created May 17, 2021 | Category: Fertility

Soil moisture prospects look hopeful in 3rd week of May. The Government of Alberta ...Read more

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Great Friends on the Plains

Created May 14, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

It’s so great when friends find a way to help each other! Smart Partner ...Read more

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Meet Carlo Van Herk – Farming Smarter’s Puppy

Created May 13, 2021 | Category: Farming Smarter

B.Sc. Agricultural Studies If a Golden Retriever were a human, it would be Carlo ...Read more

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Prairie Farm Crop Production Future Changes

Created May 12, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Amaethon’s March Report examined future changes prairie farm crop production could face. The main ...Read more

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Farming Smarter – Full Seed Ahead!

Created May 7, 2021 | Category: Agronomy

Farming Smarter has about a third of its agronomy projects seeded and expects to ...Read more

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Variable Rate Nitrogen in Canola

Created May 5, 2021 | Category: Farm Business Management

Variable rate nitrogen applications in Canola may only work in certain circumstances, according to ...Read more

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