Combating pests is an ongoing part of the job when it comes to crop production. Itâ€™s important that producers can make use of different tools, including pesticides, to protect our food supply from destructive weeds, insects, and diseases.
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How are the crops doing this summer after record breaking heat wavesÂ , and some overdue rain storms? Read more to learn where the grains are in their life cycles as of Mid July and how soon we’ll be seeing combines rolling in the fields!
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If you’re out driving past grain fields in the upcoming weeks, you may notice grain farmers walking their field and examining the plants. With most of the Ontario grain crop now planted, many farmers will be out keeping an eye out on their fields as the seedlings begin growing.
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