Top Crop Manager

Top Crop Manager
New wheat varieties show promise

New wheat varieties show promise

In the last two years, three new cultivars have come out of the University of Alberta’s wheat breeding program, and more are on the way.

Tool helps track insects blowing in the wind

Tool helps track insects blowing in the wind

ARS researchers have discovered that weather-reporting Doppler radar can also track corn earworms.

Breeding for very early maturing soybeans

Breeding for very early maturing soybeans

Expanding soybean production to the west and north of southern Manitoba requires shorter season varieties that still produce good yields.

Mysterious mycotoxins

Mysterious mycotoxins

As a child, the scariest thing about the Boogeyman was that he was hiding so close by that he could attack at any minute but couldn’t be seen.

Northern Corn Leaf Blight

Northern Corn Leaf Blight

Like growers in other countries, Canadian crop farmers have faced a surge in Northern corn leaf blight (NCLB) in the past seven to eight years.

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North American Manure Expo comes to Canada...
For the first time ever, the North American Manure Expo is being hosted within a Canadian province. The annual show is being held August 20 and 21, 2013, at the University of Guelph’s Arkell Research Station, located near Guelph, Ontario. So, what's a Manure Expo and why should you attend? This video will provide all the dirt.
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Expert Dr. Susan Watkins discusses Water Sanitatio...
Expert Dr. Susan Watkins discusses Water Sanitation
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The population explosion...
With the world's population increasing exponentially and farmland staying the same, BASF took to the streets to ask consumers if this trend is sustainable.
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Lily Tamburic...
Lily Tamburic