There will be a meeting on Wednesday July 24th and Thursday July 25th held by Decisive farming and Quaker Oats. Quaker will be talking about their Oat Buying program and short line railways. Decisive Farmings top agronomist will be there to give insight into upcoming trends and changes in the Ag industry.
Presented by Quaker Oats and Decisive Farming
Wednesday, July 24
- 1pm in Tisdale at the RecPlex
- 7pm in Melfort at the Kerry Vickar Centre
Thursday, July 25
- 9am in Birch Hills at the Legion Hall
Quaker Oats – Oat buying program for Short Lines in the North East
Speaker: Dustin Brown of The Anderson’s
Quaker has been buying oats directly from growers in the Choiceland, Arborfield, and Hoey areas for the last few years and has been a big part of the success of those short lines. Farmers in these other areas have been taking advantage of Quaker’s unique oat buying programs – come out to hear how you can take advantage of our premium pricing from Dustin Brown of The Anderson’s.
Decisive Farming – Fertility issues facing the North East
Speaker: Garth Donald, Head of Agronomy for Decisive Farming
Decisive Farming is a top Variable Rate Technology and Precision Agronomy company, based out of the Calgary area. In working with numerous farmers throughout the northeast this year, we have come across some interesting trends that will affect growers this year and for next year as well. Garth Donald will give some insight in how to address these issues.