Lyndsey Smith & Shaun Haney Recap CropWeek 2011

CropWeek in Saskatoon is always a very informative week long trip. There were some definite themes and highlights that everyone could pull from the event. With the farm show and all the grower meetings happening in one city in one week, there is plenty to discuss and talk about.  Whether its the good the bad or the unknown farmers love the idea of getting together and talking their farms and agriculture in their area.

Is there a better place to discuss what happened at a farm show than over a coffee in the hotel restaurant. Lyndsey Smith and I (Shaun Haney) sat down for a cup of joe and discussed some of the key highlights of CropWeek 2011 in Saskatoon.  We broke down everything from weather forecasts, crop rotations to girls in skimpy plastic nurse costumes….Hey Now!!!


If you cannot see the below embedded video, click here


Shaun Haney

Shaun Haney is the founder of He creates content regularly and hosts RealAg Radio on Rural Radio 147 every weekday at 4PM est. @shaunhaney


Cargill selling Ontario grain and crop input business to La Coop federee

After putting its grain handling and crop input operations in Ontario up for sale this winter, Cargill has reached a deal to sell the business, including its ownership in South West Ag Partners, to Quebec-based La Coop fédérée. The agreement includes 13 grain and crop inputs retail locations, as well as Cargill's 50 percent share of…Read more »


Leave a Reply