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24 results found for: economic development and trade

Topics: Agriculture Publication Type: Report Information Type: publications

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September 1, 2000

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Reports on a three-year field trial examining how the interaction of opener design, packer shape, and on-row packing pressure influence crop emergence and grain yield of wheat, canola and field pea. Results show that the advantages of matching openers and packers were minor and would likely...


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September 1, 2004

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This report presents the results of this focused research work, creating valuable management information for Alberta producers to address the choices they have at hand regarding managing the winter feeding aspects for their cow herds.


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July 1, 1995

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Burning straw for recovery of heat energy is a viable alternative use using excess straw produced on Prairie farms. This project included a review of existing straw burning technology, a survey of those currently heating with straw, monitoring of two on-farm straw burning installations, and a...


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March 1, 2004

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With increased hog production in Western Canada, manure is becoming a valuable fertilizer source to farms that are near hog operations. Most swine manure is applied to annual cropland in the fall or spring of each year. This study looked at the possible benefits of extending the application...