Conference 2011

The 23rd Annual Conference of the Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association

"Conservation Agriculture 2011"

January 13, 2011 - Saskatoon Inn, Saskatoon

9:00 a.m. Conservation Agriculture - An International Perspective
- Dr. Theo Friedrich, FAO Plant Production and Protection Division, Rome   View PowerPoint

10:30 a.m. The Science Behind Carbon Credits
- Dr. Brian McConkey, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada   View PowerPoint

11:15 a.m. Carbon Credits - What's In It For Farmers?
- Doyle Wiebe, Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association
- John Bennett, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers   View PowerPoint

1:30 p.m. Inter-Row Seeding with GPS Guidance
- Ken Coles, Southern Applied Research Association  View PowerPoint

2:00 p.m. Potential to Reclaim Eroded Knolls
- Dr. David Lobb, University of Manitoba  View PowerPoint

2:30 p.m. Cover Crop Potential for the Prairies
- Dr. Bob Blackshaw, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada  View PowerPoint

3:30 p.m. Controlled Traffic Systems
- Steve Larocque, Beyond Agronomy Inc.  View PowerPoint

4:00 p.m. Rotations to Manage Water-Logged Soils
- Dr. Martin Entz, University of Manitoba  View PowerPoint