Content by Alberta Seed Guide

ASGA Honours Industry Stalwarts

The Alberta Seed Growers Association held its annual general meeting last week, honouring several members of the seed industry. Dr. Ron DePauw and Dr. Bryan Harvey received honorary life awards, in recognition of… Read More

FarmTech 2016: An Attendee’s Experience

Alberta Canola Producers Commission director Kelly McIntyre attended last week’s FarmTech event. He offers his thoughts on the conference and all it had to offer. —————— For the last five years,… Read More

Podcast: Pea Leaf Weevil Expanding its Range

Scott Meers, insect management specialist with Alberta Agriculture, talks about pea leaf weevil. Meers says the range of this insect is expanding, adding it’s also affecting fababeans. Download the podcast… Read More

Podcast: 2016 Insect Forecast

The 2016 insect forecast maps are now available  on Alberta Agriculture’s website. Scott Meers, insect management specialist with Alberta Agriculture, gave an update at Agronomy Update in Red Deer. For wheat midge,… Read More

Cereal Researcher Receives Prestigious Award

Former Alberta Agriculture and Forestry researcher Jim Helm is awarded the prestigious American Society of Agronomy Distinguished Service Award. This award is given only to highly distinguished nominees that have made… Read More

CS Camden Oat Receives Milling Approval

Canterra Seeds announces its CS Camden oat has been added to the list of recommended varieties by Grain Millers of Yorkton, Sask. Grain Millers has completed the test-run of CS Camden… Read More