Issue No. 15 - Summer 1995

Wet, sticky, heavy clay soil and heavy residue is what the companies demonstrating at SSCA's Soil Conservation Field Day Found at the site located four miles north of Indian Head on highway 56.

These wet conditions, typical of seeding conditions in eastern Saskatchewan this spring, provided a definite challenge for the equipment being demonstrated on June 20. The 800 farmers who attended seemed to really appreciate seeing the equipment operate under the tough seeding conditions faced by farmers every year. We had comments from both farmers and agricultural researchers that these were the most realistic conditions we have had for our field day.

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