October 8, 2015 Pat Beaujot
Hello to my readers new and old. This time I thought I’d try a video blog on side-banding in dry soils. I invite your questions and comments on what you think of the new format. Comment on the blog or tweet me @PatrickBeaujot or @NOTILLville.
See part one of my video blog here: https://vimeo.com/141806939
September 17, 2015 Pat Beaujot
When we started working on the Seed Hawk opener in the early nineties, we had already seen the results of disc and knife openers. In those early days, brave farmers were bringing up disc machines from Washington and other Southern states and they were having trouble getting… Read More »
August 31, 2015 Bill Crabtree
Hi, I’m Bill Crabtree, consultant, farmer and no-till champion!
“I hear that Western Australia (WA) has gone back to the plough” is the headline! This media spin title is perennial since no-till use exploded in WA in the late 1990’s. The same one-liner is now being used… Read More »
August 24, 2015 Pat Beaujot
I recently attended the Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan “Taste the Land of the Living Skies” farm tours last week and I was very impressed with what I saw. This tour was set up to attract chefs and food bloggers from the more populated parts of Canada.
I was asked to do… Read More »
July 20, 2015 Pat Beaujot
I am hearing some comments out there regarding side band fertilizer placement in dry soil conditions. I would like to challenge the misinformation that is being circulated.
Our competitors like to talk about potential disruption on the seed bed when side… Read More »