GFM Network News

April 1-15: Adapting to new ag tools and technology

The Western Producer's Ed White and Guy Ash of Pessl Instruments discuss why farmers and agronomists need to adapt to new farm technologies. Filmed at the Farm Forum Event 2019 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Video by Philipe Brun.

A visit to Ferme Fiola Farm

Manitoba Co-operator reporter Geralyn Wichers visits Ferme Fiola Farm near Ste. Genevieve, Manitoba, to meet some lambs, llamas and ewes.

Putting your on-farm data to work

Good data is an essential part of being successful in agriculture. But what types of information offer the most benefit and are they easily interpreted or accessible? In his technology and innovation presentation at Manitoba Ag Days earlier this year, Manitoba grain producer and on-farm researcher Adam Gurr spoke about the types of data he […] Read more

Repairing precision ag tools and the digital divide

Farmers and equipment dealers look for clarity on equipment repairs vs. modifications Eric Wareham, VP of Government Affairs with the Western Equipment Dealers Association, addresses the low number of qualified farm technicians and a lacking digital infrastructure. Wareham was recently in Winnipeg at CropConnect 2020 where he presented on the ‘Right to Repair,’ which stressed […] Read more