March 9, 2020 edition of Agri-News

Articles about the newly published 2020 Blue Book, pasture lease agreements, planting annual forages, horticulture checklist and more.

Services and information

Crop Protection 2020 includes the most comprehensive and up-to-date information on crop protection products.

The key components of a formal lease agreement for pasture rental, including responsibilities and obligations of all parties involved.

These crop budgets can help with any last minute crop plans that may influence seeding decisions.

Annual forages are a flexible alternative for producers who feel they may be short of pasture forage or want to improve land soil health.

Robert Spencer, commercial horticulture specialist at the Alberta Ag-Info Centre, has published a “to do” list for the month of March.

The guide looks at pesticides, their modes of action and the identifying symptoms of each herbicide action on susceptible plants.

To prevent the spread of Dutch elm disease, burn, bury or chip properly pruned elm wood and elm firewood by March 31.