Content by Alberta Seed Guide

Listen Now: Early Start to Insect Issues

It’s a very early start to insect concerns this growing season, from grasshoppers to cutworms and pea leaf weevil. Scott Meers, insect management specialist with Alberta Agriculture, has the details. Listen… Read More

Mustard: Little Seed on the Prairie

Mustard: Little Seed on the Prairie

http://multimedia.agr.gc.ca/22183/22183-02/22183-02-video-590×332-eng.mp4 Starting with only 40 hectares of mustard crops in Alberta in 1936, Canada has now become the world’s largest exporter of this ancient condiment. How? Simple: the Canadian prairies… Read More

WGRF Invests $800,000 in U of A Wheat Breeding

The Western Grains Research Foundation (WGRF) and the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Agricultural, life & Environmental Sciences (ALES) announced that they have renewed their partnership in wheat breeding. WGRF… Read More

Listen Now: Stripe Rust Already Spotted

Stripe rust symptoms have already been identified in some winter wheat fields in southern Alberta. In this podcast, Mike Harding, research scientist at Alberta Agriculture, says that it’s crucial growers… Read More