Poll: What’s Your Planned Crop Mix?

While I may get called out for jumping the gun here, but now that the holidays are over and the extreme weather of winter is upon us (super cold on the Prairies, balmy in Ontario), I can’t help but start asking about the planting season. Yes, really.

A good farmer friend was over this weekend and after we compared notes from digging out from last week’s near-blizzard here in Manitoba, our talk turned to crop rotations. She’s a dairy farmer, so she’s got alfalfa and hay needs to plan for, but we started down the road of optimal crop rotations, rotation based purely on chasing high prices and rotations out of habit. It got me thinking if RealAgriculture’s readers and viewers were dealing with the same decisions right now, and that led me to today’s poll. Go ahead and weigh in or leave a comment!


Lyndsey Smith

Lyndsey Smith is a field editor for RealAgriculture. A self-proclaimed agnerd, Lyndsey is passionate about all things farming but is especially thrilled by agronomy and livestock production.


Yes, you can build your own autonomous tractor

Many situations have two scenarios: one where a problem is looking for a technology, or the other where technology exists and is looking for a problem to solve. In the case of farming, often it's the problem that comes first, but when it comes to autonomy, the technology has been leaps and bounds ahead of…Read more ยป


Leave a Reply


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.