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June 16, 2015
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Integrated Fusarium head blight management

Fusarium head blight continues to be of significant economic concern in Ontario as well as other provinces. Although new tools have helped, it is not realistic to expect a single cultural or management practice to effectively manage this devastating disease alone. >> Read full article

Valuing health benefits

Three-quarters of organizations offering heath benefits want more information to better understand how their plan affects employee health outcomes, productivity and absenteeism. >> Read full article

2015 Ontario soil N survey

The OMAFRA field crop unit in collaboration with farm cooperators, agribusiness and SGS-AgriFood Labs conducted the annual survey of soil nitrate nitrogen levels across the province from June 3rd to June 5th, sampling over 130 fields. >> Read full article

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Using the right rate

The 4R Nutrient Stewardship principles are defined as using the right source of fertilizer at the right rate, time and place. All four of the Rs are combined, and important, when nutrients are applied as fertilizer on a farm field. However, Right Rate, is especially critical for the full benefit of a fertilizer application. Rate is a threshold requirement, where if the threshold rate is not reached, other 4R factors of source, time and place will not be able to compensate. >> Learn More…

 
 Event Calendar 
 

Agricultural Institute of Canada – National Policy Conference

July 5-9, 2015
Location: Ottawa, ON >> More Info

Feeding Crops to Feed the World: 2015 International Stewardship Symposium

July 14-15, 2015
Location: Calgary, AB >> More Info

Canadian Simmental Convention

July 30-Aug. 2, 2015
Location: Lindsay, ON >> More Info