Wheat School: How Late Can I Seed Winter Wheat in Ontario

With a great deal of soybeans being planted later than normal, harvest is pushed back as well this year. This in turn pushes winter wheat planting back. But just how late is too late when it comes to planting winter wheat in Ontario? What impact will that late planting have on yields and emergence? How do we find that balance when it comes to planting and harvesting where we’re not robbing Peter to pay Paul? In this episode of the Wheat School, we talk to cereal expert Peter Johnson of OMAFRA about what happens when we push our limits when it comes to planting winter wheat.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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