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January 29, 2015

MAINTENANCE REMINDER: KEEP YOUR SEED DRILL AT PEAK PERFORMANCE

Before you know it, seeding season will be here. To ensure your seeding equipment is ready to work come spring, it’s important to perform routine maintenance throughout the winter. Our Engineers have compiled the following checklist of recommended farm equipment maintenance.   Air Drill Maintenance Checklist Check your air drill for cracked hydraulic hoses or … Continued

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January 5, 2015

IMPROVE YOUR SOIL IN 2015: YOUR SOIL GUIDE TO A MORE PROFITABLE FARM

It’s that time of the year again; it seems that everyone around you is making their New Year’s Resolutions.  Many people are wishing for weight loss and that new slimmer figure, others are committing themselves to more family time, and some are simply hoping for better health and happiness. I may not be able to … Continued

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December 18, 2014

SPRAYING WITH UAVS NO LONGER A FUTURISTIC DREAM

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORGINALLY POSTED ON REALAGRICULTURE.COM. READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE. The day when unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are used for spraying fields in North America could be here sooner than we expect. In fact, for small acres, that day may have already arrived. Several spraying units made by a Swift Current-based RotorSpray attracted plenty of attention … Continued

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December 10, 2014

COLD NOVEMBER – WARM DECEMBER?

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORGINALLY POSTED ON AGCANANDA.COM. READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE. November started where October left off, nice and warm. During the first week or so, temperatures right across the Prairies were running a good 5° above average. Edmonton saw highs in the low double digits on Nov. 6, while Calgary saw temperatures soar to 
16 … Continued

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December 1, 2014

DOES YOUR HOLIDAY PURCHASE GUIDE INCLUDE FARM EQUIPMENT OR SEED OPENERS?

We are officially in the midst of the chaos and hustle and bustle of the holiday season, the snow is falling, the store windows are lit up with singing dancing Santas, and people are swarming the city centers to find those gifts that are just right for their loved ones. For producers, this season too, … Continued

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November 21, 2014

FIRST CANADIAN WHEAT BOARD LAKER VESSEL EN ROUTE TO CANADA

THIS ARTICLE WAS ORGINALLY POSTED ON AGCANANDA.COM. READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE. The grain company formerly known as the Canadian Wheat Board expects to have its first of two laker vessels in Canadian waters by the end of the year. CWB announced Monday it took delivery of the first vessel, an Equinox-class boat dubbed the Marquis, … Continued

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