Western Canadian Crop Production Show “Growing with you.”
January 13 - Western Canadian Crop Production Show begins today... READ MORE
Show hours for Wednesday & Thursday
Wednesday, January 15th: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday, January 16th: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Adult - $10.00
2 Day admission pass - $17.00
Precision Agriculture Seminar
It’s a challenge to keep up with all the new technologies and advances in precision agriculture. It all starts in the spring, with perfect placement of your most valuable input – the seed. Join us in an introduction to Precision Seeding – A Precision Agriculture seminar focusing on seeding accuracy.
Key note speaker Stu Brandt, Research Scientist with NARF at Melfort, will provide you with an overview of how precision seeding impacts current and future yield increases.
Presentations from leading manufacturers and experts will include:
- Agronomy Consultant’s Role in Variable Rate Application
- Setting up Management Zones
- Economics of Variable Rate Application
- Using Technology for On-Farm Trials
Ross Welford, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, will wrap up the seminar with a look to the Future of Precision Seeding: What is holding us back?
Agronomy Consultant’s Role in Variable Rate Application: Speaker Jay Bruggencate Farmer’s Edge
Setting up Management Zones: Speaker: Allan Mitchell, AgraTactics Agronomy
Economics of Variable Rate Application: Speaker: Tom Staples Echelon Ag
Using Technology for On-Farm Trials: Speaker: Stuart Lawrence Ag-Leader Technology.
Precision Agriculture Seminar is presented by:
Lunch is provided by:
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For more information:Saskatoon Prairieland Park Corporation
Box 6010, Saskatoon, SK S7K 4E4
Phone: (306) 931-7149
Toll Free: 1-888-931-9333
Fax: (306) 931-7886
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