GFM Network News





December 1 – 15: Timing of nitrogen application critical

Nitrogen application timing and the systems to apply the nutrient continue to be studied as new products come to market and market forces are applied to operations on the farm. Rigas Karamanos of Koch Agronomic Services speaks to current work at the Glacier Discovery Farm near Langham, Sask.




VIDEO: The Forgotten R in 4R Nutrient Management

Glacier FarmMedia GrowPro and Grainews present a webinar on managing nitrogen rates for better efficiency, featuring speaker Dr. Mario Tenuta, host Laura Rance-Unger, vice president of content for Glacier FarmMedia and moderator Kari Belanger, editor of Grainews. Many farmers are modifying nitrogen timing, placement and product. But if they are not varying their rate, they […] Read more

November 15 – 30: Was your winter wheat prepped for survival?

Was your winter wheat in good shape before the snow arrived? Manitoba Co-operator editor Gord Gilmour speaks with agronomist Ken Gross of Ducks Unlimited Canada about winter wheat crops in Manitoba and what he looks for when assessing plants to determine if they’re off to a healthy start.



November 15 – 30 Fendt 300 Gen4 utility tractor

AGCO Fendt's Andrew Sunderman speaks to AgDealerTV about the newest Fendt tractor due to hit the North American market, the Fendt 300 Series. It will give producers looking to purchase a utility-class tractor one more option to consider.





November 1 – 15: Grasshopper staging

John Gavloski, entomologist with Manitoba Agriculture, offers his experience on staging grasshoppers and why their third to fourth juvenile stage is likely your ideal time to spray for effective control.