Agronomy Geeks, Ep 5: Steph Kowalski

If you think you’ve got a challenging territory to cover, have you considered being an agronomist in several provinces, nearly 2,000 kilometres apart?

That’s what Steph Kowalski, agronomy lead for the Agromart Group, tackles season in and season out as she covers not only Ontario, but much of the Atlantic provinces, as well. Long-distance agronomy has its challenges, made easier by group chats and a good data plan, but it has its rewards too, as Kowalski discusses with Agronomy Geeks host, Lyndsey Smith, below.

From interesting finds in the field, to mentorship, and on to the value of quality extension work, in this episode Kowalski shares not only the highs and lows of this current challenging growing season, but also the wins and sins of advising over a huge geography.

 

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.

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