I learned a lot on my first crop walk four years ago. No, I can’t remember who presented or what they spoke about, but I learned a lesson that day that has carried me through every crop walk since. There I was, standing at the edge of a field just outside of Lacombe, a few […] Read more
A funding shortfall has prompted Farming Smarter to cancel its spring crop walks for 2015. The shortfall resulted from cutbacks by the outgoing Progressive Conservative government, said Ken Coles, general manager of the farmer-run research organization based in Lethbridge. “Even if the new provincial government decides to keep or improve the AOF (Agriculture Opportunities Fund) […] Read more
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