Categories

News

Field of cover crops after tomato harvest

The economics of cover crops

The impact of cover crops on profit margins is a long-contested subject, but new data from the University of Guelph shows some clear winners and losers.

Read More
Pulling aside a straw mulch to see the soil

Lasting impact: The secret is in the soil

First published in Farmtario: https://farmtario.com/crops/lasting-impact-the-secret-to-increasing-carbon-is-in-the-soil/ This article is part two of a three-part series highlighting lessons learned from two long-term crop rotation experiments at the

Read More
View of the crop rotation experimental plots at the Elora Crops Research Centre

Lasting impact: The penalty of poor rotation

First published in Farmtario: https://farmtario.com/crops/lasting-impact-the-penalty-of-poor-crop-rotations/ This article is part one of a three-part series highlighting lessons learned from two long-term crop rotation experiments at the

Read More
Categories

Newsletter

Twitter

Hey #OntAg, any SW ON corn growers willing and able to connect with a group UWaterloo engineering students? Could be when your fieldwork slows down in a couple weeks, but they want to talk to a farmer about N fert needs! DM me!

Do you want to help shape the future?

#UofG researchers are helping to build a better world by discovering soil management practices that support sustainable agriculture.

Learn how you could help #ImproveSoil here: https://uoguel.ph/kb-4i

Congrats to Jessica Awry on delivering a great thesis presentation! She found #CoverCrops either had no effect, or increased marketable #tomato yield; and in 2019 reduced disease damage!

#UofG #ontag #SoilHealth

When More is Not Better in Agriculture, listen to @RogerLMartin talk with @MelLuymes about agricultural #sustainability, Part 1

@cfru_radio @UofGuelphOAC @SoilsAtGuelph @CoverCropsMCCC
@CFAFCA @OntarioFarms @rotmanschool @HarvardBiz #ontag #cdnag

https://anchor.fm/foodfarmtalk/episodes/Agriculture---When-More-Is-Not-Better---Roger-Martin---Part-1-e10a12b

Load More...