Weed Notes - Nov 21

By Sid Lewis


A long time ago when most of our meetings, training seminars, etc. were conducted at the Ag Centre in Brandon, there were a couple of gentlemen who trained us in various aspects of weed control.

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The joys of indoor gardening

By Patricia Hanbidge

      Saskatoon School of Horticulture Principal

Oh my, it sure seems cold outside. It makes me want to curl up inside by a warm fire, surrounded by greenery, and pretend winter does not exist! One way I help to enjoy the winter season is to find ways to do more with the plants that grace the indoor living area—- both at home and the school.

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Concerns over compaction from fall tillage

By Elmer Kaskiw

Farm Production Advisor, MARFD

This fall has seen more producers resort to traditional tillage with sweeps as a means of drying out top soil in preparation for next spring’s seeding.

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Weed Notes: Nov 7.

By Sid Lewis


As with many other areas within the municipalities of Midwest Weed District, I can see some changes in parts of this career. I thought I would share in this column some of the predictions I see coming in the future.

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Beef Bits. Oct. 6

By Kassidy and Kate-Leigh Heapy

      Club Reporters

Rivers 4-H Beef Club held its second meeting on Nov. 2. Weigh day has been moved to Dec. 13 at 9 a.m. at English’s.

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