Farming on tramlines topic at Tactical Farming conference

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Also on the agenda at the Tactical Farming conference is a presentation on controlled traffic farming by Peter Gamache.

Gamache is the project leader for Controlled Traffic Farming Alberta, which was set up in 2010 to assess if the practice of running all field equipment on the same tracks (called tramlines) — which is used on two million hectares in Australia — would work in Alberta. The organization is in the midst of its second three-year study of CTF and has been increasing its base of Alberta “co-operators” — farmers who are using the practice on their farms.

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