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A large on-site hole allowed farmers to get a good look at the soil profile, down more than a metre deep.

Crops-a-palooza brings in farmers and researchers

On July 24, Crops-a-palooza brought together 10 different hosting organizations, a handful of corporate sponsors, and government researchers and other volunteers. More than 200 farmers and agronomists came out to see the crops and research on display at the Canada-Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre at Carberry, Manitoba. Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada agronomist Curtis Cavers spent most […] Read more

Food vendors were on hand throughout the day, including Saskatoon berry pie provided by the local 4-H club.

PHOTOS: Crops-a-palooza brings farmers and researchers together in the field

Soil researchers provide a good look at the soil profile for farmers

On June 24, Crops-a-palooza brought together 10 different hosting organizations (see at bottom), a handful of corporate sponsors, and government researchers and other volunteers. More than 200 farmers and agronomists came out to see the crops and research on display at the Canada-Manitoba Crop Diversification Centre at Carberry, Manitoba. This show of industry cooperation was […] Read more