RealAg Radio, June 18: Spot spraying, field day season, & being patient on regrowth

Soybeans - hail

On this episode of RealAg Radio, host Shaun Haney has a stellar line up to cover Agronomic Monday’s hot topics. But first, we have to lay in to the latest celebrity to rake farming across the coals…

From spot spraying weeds with a drone (is this the future?), to what you can expect from Western Canada’s CanolaPALOOZA event, and on to what, if anything, you can do to help a crop through hail damage, this episode is jam-packed.

You’ll hear from Dale Cowan of AGRIS Co-op, Rick Taillieu with the Alberta Canola Producers, Dan Foster with PRIDE Seeds, and, as alway, RealAgriculture agronomist, Peter Johnson.


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