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OMAFRA 2020 cereal season summary now available

Produced by the OMAFRA Field Crop Team, the cereal seasonal summary discusses planting conditions, pest pressures, fertility, harvest and more experienced by cereals producers in 2020.

Funding for Quebec Living Laboratories Initiative announced

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada recently announced $4.2 million in investments to establish the Living Laboratories Initiative in Quebec’s Saint Pierre Lake region, in collaboration with the Union des producteurs agricoles.

Syngenta launches new insecticide in select countries

Syngenta recently unveiled Spiropidion, a new insecticide that will protect crops against sucking pests while not affecting pollinators. There is currently no launch plan for Spiropidion in North America.
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Experience the new FieldView™ 360

Now that you’re evaluating your 2020 season to help plan for 2021, being more knowledgeable about your farm can help you big time. Climate FieldView can build your 2020 assessment by bringing together all the data you need in one place. Want to understand your yield better? FieldView’s yield analysis reports give you clear, easy to use insights. But that’s not all. Check out our FieldView 360˚virtual experience that’s loaded with informative content that will help you get the most out of Climate FieldView on your farm. » Explore Now
Featured News 

Research continues on pulse root rots

Root rot is a concern in the pea-growing areas of Western Canada and can cause significant yield loss. Syama Chatterton, a research scientist in plant pathology, led research to assess the ability of Fusarium species pathogens to cause root rot disease in pea, and to evaluate which crops/varieties can be infected by Fusarium species, and which can be included in rotation to reduce infection loads. » Learn more

IWCA Q&A: Work hard, worry less

In this series, catch highlights from interviews done with the Influential Women in Canadian Agriculture (IWCA) finalists. Laura Van Eerd, a professor at the University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus, teaches and conducts research on sustainable soil management in addition to working directly with farmers. She discusses her career, her ag background and the advice she would give to others. » Learn more
Top Crop Summit 
Top Crop Summit

Enter the Top Crop Summit Sweepstakes today

Throughout the month of December, we’re giving away 40 passes to the Top Crop Summit, taking place on Feb. 23 and 24, 2021. We’ll draw 10 names each week and announce the results on Tuesday afternoons, starting on Dec. 8. On Dec. 31, we’ll be drawing for the grand prize, including one free Summit pass and some swag provided by our sponsor, BKT Tires. Enter once per day to increase your chances to win! » Learn more