Ontario Grain Farmer
The magazine of Grain Farmers of Ontario
MARCH 2015
FEATURES
Improving phosphorus management
Rebecca Hannam
Efficient use of P, K, and lime
Edith Munro
Market side: Futures trading basics
Marty Hibbs
Understanding precision agriculture.
Doug Aspinall, Nicole Rabe, Greg Stewart, and Ian McDonald; Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
The waiting game
Lisa McLean
Sprout resistant wheat
Amy Petherick
Western bean cutworm and mycotoxins
Christina Franc
Controlling giant ragweed
Treena Hein
Preventing herbicide injury
Melanie Epp
Keeping weeds in the dark
Joey Sabljic
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
Soil improvement
Rebecca Hannam
Crop rotation pays off
Edith Munro
A costly lesson
Rachel Telford
IN EVERY ISSUE
A bit of optimism
FROM THE CEO'S DESK
In the news
NEWS BITES THAT MATTER
Business side: Financial ratios
CONVERSATIONS WITH BUSINESS EXPERTS
GFO Newsletter for March 2015
GET THE LATEST NEWS FROM GRAIN FARMERS OF ONTARIO
Cropside: And the survey says!
AGRONOMIC INFORMATION FROM ONTARIO'S CROP SPECIALISTS
Research roundup
FIND OUT WHAT'S NEW IN THE WORLD OF RESEARCH
Future of grain
HIGHLIGHTING THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY IN GRAIN PRODUCTION AND UTILIZATION
WEB SPECIAL
Farm safety
EDUCATION AND AWARENESS
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 March 2015

Improving phosphorus management
SMALL CHANGES FOR A BETTER ENVIRONMENT
Rebecca Hannam

EVERY GRAM COUNTS when it comes to reducing water pollution. Ontario growers know that phosphorus losses from run-off can contribute to the harm of waterways and now researchers are working to find out what preventative actions can be taken.
Farm safety
CANADIAN AGRICULTURAL SAFETY WeekBe a safety championThe Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) and the Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) are encouraging all Canadians to become farm safety champions as a part of Canadian
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Efficient use of P, K, and lime
AN IOWA STATE University (ISU) soil fertility expert is warning Iowa farmers not to make across-the-board cuts in fertilizer and lime applications to save on farm input costs in 2015.“Don’t cut rates in low-testing soils where yield
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