Agronomy Crop Inputs

Crop Inputs

Best Practices: Irrigation and Fertility Management

Four growers from four potato-growing regions of Canada discuss their irrigation and fertility management practices. BIOGRAPHIESHomer VanderZaag grows about 900 acres of potatoes, primarily...

The Balancing Act

Recent research indicates that liming can improve soil health, increase pH levels--and boost yields.Recent liming research completed in Prince Edward Island shows that applying...

Novel Soil Amendment Products

Organic soil amendment products are showing promising results in the fight against soil-borne pathogens. Will they offer growers a viable alternative to crop protection...

Advances in Soil Sampling and Analysis

New soil tests aim to improve growers’ abilities to predict soil’s nitrogen supply.Regular soil sampling and testing are crucial elements for achieving a sound...

Soil Sampling Guidelines for Better Soil Test Results

Where, when and how to maximize soil sampling in your fields.All potato growers in Canada are aware of the reality that these days, potato...

STORAGE-RELATED DISEASES: Research Recap

Each year, disease causes economic losses for many growers, but more options are on the way for the management of storage-related diseases.In Canada, numerous...

Best Practices: Irrigation and Fertility Management

Four growers from four potato-growing regions of Canada discuss their irrigation and fertility management practices. BIOGRAPHIESHomer VanderZaag grows about 900 acres of potatoes, primarily...

The Balancing Act

Recent research indicates that liming can improve soil health, increase pH levels--and boost yields.Recent liming research completed in Prince Edward Island shows that applying...

Novel Soil Amendment Products

Organic soil amendment products are showing promising results in the fight against soil-borne pathogens. Will they offer growers a viable alternative to crop protection...

Advances in Soil Sampling and Analysis

New soil tests aim to improve growers’ abilities to predict soil’s nitrogen supply.Regular soil sampling and testing are crucial elements for achieving a sound...

Soil Sampling Guidelines for Better Soil Test Results

Where, when and how to maximize soil sampling in your fields.All potato growers in Canada are aware of the reality that these days, potato...

STORAGE-RELATED DISEASES: Research Recap

Each year, disease causes economic losses for many growers, but more options are on the way for the management of storage-related diseases.In Canada, numerous...