We would like to thank everyone who visited our booth at the Chatham Kent Farm Show, as well as at the Precision Ag Conference last week. Here are some of what I considered as highlights from the Precision Ag Conference, as presented by Farms.Com. Robotic Farming: I’ll post some more about these at a later… CLICK HERE to Read More
Category: Crop Protection
Let us know if you can attend. We would like producers, operators alike to be on the same page with the new technology so that we can all make the most of it. April 6th, 9:30 until noon, Florence Community Centre. See flyer for more details. hcl grower meeting2017
Timing is fast approaching for late season N applications. Let us know what your requirements are.
Don’t forget about the neonic regulations for planting seed for 2016!. Talk to Tom, Al or Marty about what you require for your seed orders.
We have scheduled a Grower Pesticide Safety Course, for February 17th at Haggerty. Please contact us to sign up!
So far we have been very pleased with the results of the Electrical Conductivity testing, for the creation of management zones for soil sampling. (See my older post on the Zone Manager). In a nutshell – here is process and what we have found. First, we scan the soil and create a zone map based… CLICK HERE to Read More
We have access to an EM38 instrument to map soil Electrical Conductivity (EC). It is being pulled through the field using an RTK equipped ATV. The following document outlines the benefits. This data is used to augment yield monitor and soil sampling data to generate a “picture” of soil textures for making management zones for… CLICK HERE to Read More
Here is our installation of 2 Raven Sidekick Pro injection systems on a John Deere 4830 Sprayer. We married up a Raven 4600 console to a JD 2630 Field Computer. This was done for two reasons: The most obvious is that the JD Spraystar system is not ISO compatible, so we were not able to… CLICK HERE to Read More
At Haggerty Creek, we recognize the diversity of soil types in our trading area. This ranges from “blowsand” to heavy clay and sometimes in the same field! One of our favourite truths at Haggerty is, in the words of our customers, “not everything in the text books applies in Bothwell.” So to answer this we have… CLICK HERE to Read More