Agronomy

Agronomy

Alberta Launches Water Runoff Monitoring Project

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. Researchers in Alberta will be taking a closer look at crop protection product runoff...

Soiltech Wireless Makes Moisture Sensors for Less

Soiltech Wireless has a soil moisture sensor which is cheaper than competitors and can do more than just monitor water. Ehsan Soltan may not have...

Irish Potato Famine Late Blight Strain Found on Six Continents

The strain of late blight which caused the Irish Potato Famine in the 1840s has been found on six continents, a study from North...

P.E.I. Potato Growers Get Access to More Water for Irrigation

After years of struggling to water their fields, potato growers in Prince Edward Island will now have access to water for supplemental irrigation through...

Using Manure to Fertilize Spuds

How good is using livestock manure as a fertilizer for your potatoes? Livestock manure has been used as a fertilizer for potato fields for decades,...

Manitoba Potato Crop Late to Emerge

The Manitoba potato crop is at 50 per cent emerged as of June 4 which is later than the usual June 1 date, the...

Alberta Launches Water Runoff Monitoring Project

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. Researchers in Alberta will be taking a closer look at crop protection product runoff...

Soiltech Wireless Makes Moisture Sensors for Less

Soiltech Wireless has a soil moisture sensor which is cheaper than competitors and can do more than just monitor water. Ehsan Soltan may not have...

Irish Potato Famine Late Blight Strain Found on Six Continents

The strain of late blight which caused the Irish Potato Famine in the 1840s has been found on six continents, a study from North...

P.E.I. Potato Growers Get Access to More Water for Irrigation

After years of struggling to water their fields, potato growers in Prince Edward Island will now have access to water for supplemental irrigation through...

Using Manure to Fertilize Spuds

How good is using livestock manure as a fertilizer for your potatoes? Livestock manure has been used as a fertilizer for potato fields for decades,...

Manitoba Potato Crop Late to Emerge

The Manitoba potato crop is at 50 per cent emerged as of June 4 which is later than the usual June 1 date, the...