Ontario Grain Farmer
The magazine of Grain Farmers of Ontario
AUGUST 2014
FEATURES
N application in corn
Jeanine Moyer
Soil Compaction
Dale Cowan, CCA
Making tracks
Blair Andrews
Investment in research
Rachel Telford
Weed resistance
Mackenna Roth
Launching new technology
Rachel Telford
Wanted: pesticide use data
Lilian Schaer, Farm & Food Care
Evaluating Ontario's farmland policies
Rebecca Hannam
Ag Maps
Melanie Epp
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Cultivating community relations
Rebecca Hannam
Injuries no longer ending careers
Amy Petherick
Moving agriculture forward
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N application in corn
RESEARCHING PRECISION AGRICULTURE STRATEGIES
Jeanine Moyer

WHAT'S THE BEST stage to apply nitrogen (N) in corn? What’s the right amount of N to apply? Can variable rate nutrient application increase corn yields? Ontario corn growers would like the answers to these questions and Grain Farmers of Ontario has
Digging deeper into soil quality
WHEN IT COMES TO UNDERSTANDING the ins and outs of soil quality, are growers currently getting only a small part of the picture? The simple answer, according to a University of Guelph researcher, is “yes.” By using advanced X-ray
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Making tracks
WHILE WHEELED TRACTORS continue to be the vehicle of choice for farmers in North America, tracked tractors have been gaining more of a foothold in the high horsepower market in recent years. PHOTO: CHALLENGER MT 700E SERIES.Improving
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