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WheatStalk

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11235 98 Ave, Fairview, AB T0H 1L0
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/89676291201

Organizer

Alberta Wheat Commission and PCBFA
P: 403-219-7911

 

 

 

 

 

 

The wheat centric field day, WheatStalk, is heading north!

Join Alberta Wheat Commission and Peace Country Beef and Forage for WheatStalk - a day full of agronomy learning and fun in the sun!

This build-your-own-adventure event features a soil health expert, tips and tricks on identifying pests and four different trial plots including canola, pulses, barley and wheat as well as an intercropping demonstration.

All growers will be able to find useful information on their favourite crops to implement on their farm.

Be one of the first 20 to pre-register for the event and get our famous wheat socks upon check-in!

 

WheatStalk Stations

Peace Country Beef and Forage Assocaition

Alberta Wheat Commission

Alberta Barley

Alberta Canola

Western Winter Wheat Initiative

Team Alberta
What you will learn about at the Team Alberta station:
·       How does Team Alberta provide input on policy to governments and advocate on behalf of Alberta farmers?
·       Research, trade, transportation and sustainability are some of Team Alberta’s top priorities – how does working together help farmers be more successful?
Who is Team Alberta? Team Alberta is a working collaboration between Alberta’s four crop commissions: Alberta Barley, Alberta Canola, Alberta Pulse Growers and the Alberta Wheat Commission. We work together on policy based issues is effective in amplifying the concerns of our farmer members and efficient in maximizing farmers levy dollars across our commodities.

Alberta Pulse Growers
Come discover the Alberta Pulse Growers plots and see different pulse crops, the insect, weed and disease pests associated with them, and speak with agronomy experts on any and all questions related to growing pulse crops in your region. 

Introduction to Soil Health
Demos on: Infield soil health assessments for soil physical properties and soil biology. Stop by to meet, chat and learn about soil microorganisms functionality on healthy soils.
 
AgSafe Alberta
Information on how we support Alberta farms and ranches through:
 
·        Workshops
·        Advisor Services
·        Farm Safety Planning Tools
·        1-800-9AGSAFE hotline for confidential incident support
 
We will also be featuring interactive safety demonstrations on how to avoid farm safety hazards.

FarmCash
It’s easier than ever. FarmCash makes your cashflow management easier and improves your long-term profitability. Qualify for a cash advance of up to $1 million with the first $100,000 interest free on all commodities and $500,000 interest free on canola advances. Visit our FarmCash booth for more information or to apply.  

 

Register Now!