Tag: Jill Burkhardt

Making Rangeland Assessments Top of Mind This Fall

By Jill Burkhardt What is on your fall To-Do list? Harvest? Second (or third) cut hay? Bringing cattle in from pasture? Preg checking cows? Fall is not when one would normally think about range management, yet by doing a few simple measures of the rangeland in the fall, you can plan better for the coming… Read more »

Talking to Farmers: Spraying with Ease, the Seed Destructor & Agvocacy

This year at FarmTech, one of the sessions dealt with the Harrington Seed Destructor¬†(HSD), a machine developed in Australia to process chaff at harvest, in an attempt to destroy weed seeds. The HSD was inspired by incredible herbicide-resistance issues. This year, Canada will receive its first HSD for research purposes. Find out more from our… Read more »