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July 11, 2019

Recent moisture improves crop progress across the Prairies

After a hot, dry start to the growing season for most of the Prairies, recent rainfall provided some relief for crops. However, for some regions in the Prairies, more moisture is needed to improve crop conditions.

Maintaining proper fall application of glyphosate

Growers are encouraged to avoid unacceptable residues in harvested seed by following best practice guidelines, such as adhering to a pre-harvest interval and checking with their grain buyer before applying pre-harvest glyphosate.

Dot and New Leader unveil autonomous precision fertilizer applicator

New Leader Manufacturing unveiled its new crop nutrient applicator for the Dot autonomous system, which will allow the autonomous seeder to have variable-rate precision fertilizer capabilities.
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How to avoid tank mix errors

Tank mixing saves time, allows producers to use of multiple modes of action to prevent herbicide resistance, and sometimes boosts the effectiveness of products used. However, errors when the wrong products are tank-mixed can result in a costly sprayer clean-up. This article shares tips on how to avoid tank mix errors. » Learn more

A fresh look at flax storage

Spoilage during storage can take a big bite out of the returns for any crop, and flax crops can be at special risk of storage problems. The Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute has completed a two-year project to make sure growers have tools and information for effective in-bin drying of flax. The project compared storage conditions for flax and deduced storage management tips. » Learn more