Top Crop Summit
Video: Top Crop Summit 2023 interview series – Getting the most out of crop rotations
May 18, 2023 By Top Crop Manager
Western Canadian crop rotations are often simple with a heavy dominance of canola and wheat. While many scientific studies show the benefits of diverse crop rotations, these are not always implemented on-farm due to: economic drivers and logistics of large farm operations. This presentation explores the trends in yield performance of different crop rotations and look at potential ways of diversifying rotations while acknowledging the logistical and economic constraints that farmers face.
Sheri Strydhorst is the Principal of Sheri’s Ag Consulting Inc. She has over 20 years of experience in research and the agricultural industry. Her career has focused on enhancing the profitability of Canadian crop producers. She believes in research that aligns with grower needs, while upholding scientific rigor. She has built strong relationships with researchers, industry and producers. She has a long history of extending research findings so that they resonate with farmers.