Our PGR School went well, with about 40 people joining us. Recordings of our online events are posted here.
Seed treating and shipping has been steady over the past 2 weeks with the great weather. Unfortunately we did have 3 pivot corner arms collapse in the wind last week and some bin damage.
Malt Barley School Wednesday at 7pm
Topic: Malt Barley Agronomy for Bill Coors 100 Barley & Molson Coors Malt Program for 2021
Learn about malt barley varieties, agronomy, & Molson Coors malt program in Alberta.
Dr Bob Brunick - Barley Breeder with Molson Coors
Cody Shick - Alberta representative for 2021 malt contracts
Greg Stamp - Seed Sales for Bill Coors 100 malt barley seed
Time: Jan 27, 2021 07:00 PM Edmonton Place meeting in your Calendar
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 844 3261 8732
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Cody Shick at 406-697-3838 if you are interested in Bill Coors 100 Malt Barley.
At the present time the contracts are only for Southern Alberta on irrigation.
Feed Grains, Durum, Flax, & Peas selling well!
What to grow in 2021? New crop prices flax, peas, durum, and feed grains look very good and that means seed sales are very strong and supplies won't last long.
Cereals we have that sell into the feed market include:
SWGP AAC Awesome VB - GP soft wheat with top yields
SWSW AAC Paramount VB - SWSW with excellent yields
GP Wheat - KWS Alderon - GP red wheat with top yields
Barley 6 row feed / silage - AB Cattlelac
Barley 2 row feed - CDC Austenson
Triticale - Sunray
Need A Versatile Silage Option?
Sunray spring triticale had massive yields for us in 2020. At 148 bu per ac for field averages beating our soft wheat. This would translate into silage yield very well. In 2019 (drought year) it was grown on dryland and yielded about 40% more vs durum beside it. Triticale can tolerate tougher soil and drought conditions because of its more fibrous root system.
Clean Seed On Hand & Ready To Ship:
We have AAC Chrome & AAC Delhi Peas, FB 9-4, Fabelle & Snowbrid Faba Beans, Redberry & LeRoy VB HRS Wheat, Alloy & Succeed VB Durum & AB Cattlelac 6 Row Barley, AAC Awesome GP Soft Wheat, AAC Wheatland HRSW, CDC Dorado Yellow / Golden Flax & CDC Austenson 2 Row Barley, Bill Coors 100 Malt Barley, Sunray spring triticale, cleaned and ready to pickup. We are now cleaning AAC Marvelous Brown Flax and hope to have clean results back on the first week of February.
Next on the list is AAC Paramount VB soft wheat and then Esma 2 Row Barley.
Winter Evening Sessions
I plan to host evening events over the next couple months. So far we have a rough plan in place (subject to change so look for an email the week of the event with more detailed descriptions and Zoom links.
Wed Feb 3 - John Kolk - Strip tillage - a discussion on advantages, challenges, and group brainstorming & Q/A on how to improve crop management around strip tillage.
Wed Feb 10 - Becca Brattain PhD - KWS US Country Manager for Cereals - Hybrid fall rye agronomy and grain feed & forage use
Mon or Tues Feb 22 or 23 - Doug Manzer PhD, Senior Scientist & Wildlife Program Manager with Alberta Conservation Association - Intensive Farming While Creating Wildlife Habitat (Stamp Seeds farms land directly around this project Doug has worked with)
March 3 - Harold Perry & Florian Dieker of Perry Produce (Irrigation farm at Chin Alberta rotating Potatoes, Beets, Cereals, Corn, Peas and more) - Cover Crops Amongst Intensive Cropping Systems - benefits, challenges along with a discussion time after.
Mid March - Flax School
Greg Stamp CCA
We offer a full range of seed treating options:
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