Conference 2002

Proceedings from the 14th Annual Meeting, Conference and Trade Show of the Saskatchewan Soil Conservtion Association, Feb. 13 & 14, 2002, Regina, SK
2002 Direct Seeding Conference:
"Optimizing Production Systems"

Biotechnology: Policy & Public Perception, Dr. Douglas Powell, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON

Interactions of Rotations and Tillage Systems, Dr. Byron Irvine, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Brandon, MB

Agronomic Issues that Impact Herbicide Performance, Dr. George Clayton, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lacombe, AB

Integrated Weed Control on the Farm, Dale Slimmon, Producer, Stoughton SK

Openers and Packers for Retrofitting Air Seeders, Juanita Polegi, Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association, Yorkton, SK

How I Manage My Direct Seeding System, Perry Leach, Producer, Empress, AB

What I Do on My Farm, Edgar Harder, Producer, Denholm, SK

Effects of Soil Microbiota on Fertility Under Direct Seeding, Dr. Marcia Monreal, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Brandon, MB

Fertility Issues and Long-Term No-till, Dr. Adrian Johnston, Potash and Phosphate Institute of Canada, Saskatoon, SK

Practical Use of Precision Farming on the Farm, Zane Lewchuk, Saskatchewan Agriculture and Food, Yorkton, SK

Working Winter Cereals into the Rotation, David Struthers, Winter Cereals Canada, Cranbrook, BC

Designing the Cropping System with the Right Water Intensity, Dr. Brian McConkey, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Swift Current, SK

Benefits to Soil From Livestock Manure, Dr. Jeff Schoenau, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK

Cattle and Crops in a Direct Seeding System, Stan Jeeves, Producer, Wolseley, SK

Potential of Forages to Diversify Northern Great Plains Cropping Systems, Dr. Martin Entz, Univeristy of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB

Growing Your Own Soil N, Wyatt Swanson, Producer, Provost, AB

Annual Legume Forages in a Direct Seeded System, Eric Oliver, Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association, Swift Current, SK

Winter Cereals for Forages, Ed Anaka, Producer, Canora, SK

Fusarium and Other Diseases in a Direct Seeding System, Penny Pearse, Saskatchewan Agriculture and Food, Regina, SK

Environmental Farm Planning, Harold Rudy, Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association, Guelph, ON

Reducing Herbicide Rates: How Far Can We Go?, Rene Van Acker, Univeristy of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB

Carbon Credit Markets, John Bennett, Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association, Biggar, SK

What's Coming Down the Pipe for Agriculture, Dr. Bob Church, Airdrie, AB