Conference 2000

Proceedings from the 12th Annual Meeting, Conference and Trade Show of the Saskatchewan Soil Conservtion Association, Feb. 9 & 10, 2000, Regina, SK
2000 Direct Seeding Conference:
"Sustainable Farming in the New Millennium"

Direct Seeding: The European Experience, Dr. Wolfgang Sturney, canton of Berne, Berne, Switzerland

1999 in Review - A Year of Contrasts, Dr. Adrian Johnston, Potash and Phosphate Institute of Canada, Saskatoon, SK

Economics of Direct Seeding: Lessons from the Thin Black Soil Zone, Dr. Bob Zentner, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Swift Current, SK

Economics of Direct Seeding in the Dark Brown Soil Zone, Ray Flaten, Weyburn, SK

Economics of Direct Seeding in the Black Soil Zone, Terry Pearse, Tisdale, SK

Dry Bean Production in Saskatchewan: Welcome to the New Agronomy, Dr. Bert Vandenberg & Dr, Steve Shitliffe, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK

Dry Bean Production in a Direct Seeding System, Jim Flath, Saskatoon, SK

Forage Establishment and Management: Taking the Guesswork out of Seeding Forages, Trevor Plews, Ducks Unlimited Canada, Yorkton, SK

Direct Seeding Grass, Don Kelsey, Choiceland, SK

Weed Control in Chickpeas, An Alberta perspective, Beata Lees, Westco Fertilizers, Lethbridge, AB

Chickpeas in Rotation, Dr. Guy Lafond, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Indian Head, SK

Chickpeas in the Brown Soil Zone, Ron Cannon, Kindersley, SK

Seeding Chickpeas: A Producer's Perspective, Mike Kirk, Climax, SK

Managed Rotations, Stewart Brandt, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Scott, SK

Crop Rotation and Plant Disease Management, Dr. Kelly Turkington, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lethbridge, AB

Perennial and Annual Forage Crops for Weed Control , Dr. Martin Entz, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB

Practical Rotations, Ken Sapsford, Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association, Saskatoon, SK

Southwest Opener/Rotation Study: The Effect of Opener Disturbance on Weed Populations and Crop Rotations in the Dry Brown Soil, Eric Oliver, SaskatchewanSoil Conservation Association, Swift Current, SK

Direct Seeding: Making Equipment Choices, Bernie Niedzwiedz, Wynyard, SK

Making Equipment Choices, Garth Hollinger, Lemberg, SK

Precision Farming: Precisely What Do We Know?, Dr. Fran Walley, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK

Precision Farming: The IHARF Experience, Vaughn Johnson, Montmartre, SK

Precision Farming: A Producer's Perspective, Rick Hobbs, Assiniboia, SK

Carbon Sequestration and Direct Seeding, Dr. Brian McConkey, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Swift Current, SK

Greenhouse Gases and Agriculture, John Bennett, Biggar, SK

Climate Variability/Change Issues for the Canadian Prairies and Beyond , Dr. Jim Byrne, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB


Strategy for Assessing Suitability of Soils for Application of Liquid Hog Manure, R.G. Eilers et al.

Optimal Agronomic Management of Growing Chickpeas in the Semiarid Prairie, Y.T. Gan et al.

Seeding Trends '99 in West Central Saskatchewan, S. McNally et al.

Restore Canola Yields by Correcting Sulphur Deficiency in the Growing Season, S.S. Malhi & D. Leach

Effect of Water Quality on Herbicide Efficacy, T. Masich et al.

Indian Head Precision Farming Research Project, Relationship of Soil Properties to Plant Characteristics, a Spatial and Statistical Analysis, A. Moulin et al.

Melfort and Tisdale Crop Rotation and Tillage Studies Economic Analysis, C. Nagy & A. Johnston

Physiological Response of Black Bean to Residue Management, L. Shaw & S. Shirtliffe

Sustainable Irrigated Potato Rotations for the Eastern Prairies, K. Volkmar et al.