What do I do now?

May 19, 2016

By Kaare Askildt Formerly known as The Farmer in Training Have you ever been in that position? Where you’re in a pinch and wonder how you’re going to get out of it, or ...

Mousse melon new to area

May 19, 2016

A tiny melon from south of the border has been creating a buzz in the greenhouses and farmers’ markets in the area. The mousse melon and its unique flavour, with hints of ...

Fall soil testing

October 8, 2015

By Lyndon Hicks Regional Crops Specialist Yorkton Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Fall is an excellent time for soil testing. It gives the producer more time to ...

Do you know your risk tolerance?

October 1, 2015

By Brenda Stefanson Regional farm Business management specialist, Watrous office Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Daily, farmers are faced with making many ...

Crop report for the period September 1 to 7

September 17, 2015

Forty per cent of the 2015 crop is now in the bin and an additional 33 per cent is swathed or ready to straight-cut, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly crop ...