Market Prospects on CTV

What is Market Prospects?

Market Prospects is a television series, sponsored in part by Sask Wheat and developed by the University of Saskatchewan’s College of Agriculture and Bioresources, which aims to provide producers with timely, expert information on commodity markets, production conditions, and other related agricultural issues. Episodes appear on the CTV network’s Farmgate, and run each year prior to spring planting season.

April 15, 2017 – Rotations with Dr. Randy Kutcher

March 4, 2017 – Wheat Situation and Outlook with Ward Weisensel

December 10, 2016 – Western Canadian Grain Export Capacity with Dr. Mohammad Torshizi

June 11, 2016 – Price Information and Market Transparency with Marlene Boersch, Partner, Mercantile Consulting Venture Inc., Winnipeg MB

April 2, 2016 – Current Issues in Prairie Grain Transportation with Dr. Richard Gray, Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon SK

 

April 25, 2015 – Sask Wheat: Farmers’ Investment – Bill Gehl, Chair

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Effects of vertical tillage on soil structure and crop yields in southern Saskatchewan

Vertical tillage has become common in Southern Saskatchewan because of producer concerns about wet soils in the spring and high amounts of crop residues to manage. However, there is a lack of information available on the effects of vertical tillage in soils with contrasting soil water conditions, and there is no information available on the vertical tillage effects in southern Saskatchewan.

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