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Rob Saik announcing Merle Klassen as winner of the Canola 100 at Farm Forum on Dec. 5.

Linden producer wins canola yield contest

Reading Time: < 1 minute He didn’t hit the 100-bushel-an-acre mark, but Merle Klassen from Linden came closest and has won the Canola 100 Agri-Prize. The three-year-long contest challenged growers to aim for a 100-bushel yield on 50 continuous acres of non-irrigated land. Klassen had the highest-yielding crop during those three years — 85.88 bushels per acre in 2017. He […] Read more