Seeding Rates Trending Upwards
Kelly Boles, owner-manager of Center Field Solutions, explains what variables you need to consider when determining your optimal seeding rate, and how rates have changed over the years.
Barley Breeding Goes Social
This interview with Dr. Ana Badea, a research scientist with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), sheds light on the barley breeding process and how growers can get involved.
Malt Barley Yields Surprise in Challenging 2018
With 2018 coming to end, we take look back at this season's surprising malt barley yields despite facing some challenging weather conditions.
Watch for Signs of Wireworms at Harvest
Wireworms are one of the most challenging insects on the Prairies. Determine whether the yield-robbing pests are present in the fields you're planning to seed to malting barley next spring.
Foliar Fungicide Final Step to Protecting Malt Potential
Keeping the flag leaf clear of disease is important for protecting your malt yield and kernel plumpness. A foliar fungicide can help make sure you make malt.
Trying to Grow Malt Barley Can Make You Cry in Your Beer
Make the right choice with information from an expert at Agriculture Canada. Dive into how different varieties fare in terms of yield and protein with different nitrogen levels.
A Good Fertility Plan Balances Yield and Protein
Agronomist Jack Payne explains what you can do to manage the nitrogen levels across different field zones.