RealAg Radio, April 24: Snow, Soybean Planting Advice & a Silicon Valley for Food

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Today’s show features Evan Fraser, director for the Arrell Food Institute at the University of Guelph; Don Flaten, soil scientist at the University of Manitoba; RealAg agronomist Peter Johnson; and Dwight Nichol of DLN AgVentures.

Topics include the potential to create a “Silicon Valley” for food in southern Ontario, how phosphorus fertilizer is exported from farm fields to urban landfills and sewage, an update and some considerations for 2017 soybean planting, and a look at lentil and pea acres, as well as the potential of delayed seeding with another round of snow in much of Western Canada.

Catch RealAg Radio with Shaun Haney and Kelvin Heppner every weekday afternoon at 4pm eastern on Rural Radio Channel 147 on SiriusXM!

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