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Side Band vs Mid-Row Band Update Using Latest Technology

Dual Knife Diagram Hello to all of my viewers!  In preparation for the upcoming Ag Expo in Lethbridge, AB Feb. 24-26th 2016, I've decided to blog on side band vs. mid-row band fertilizer placement.  In this video, I discuss the study conducted by Prairie Ag Machinery Institute, conducted from 2000-2002, which concluded there wasn't much difference between side band and mid-row fertilizer placement.  This study was done using the stealth opener which is an older opener compared to the dual knife opener currently being used by Seed Hawk. Watch the video here: https://vimeo.com/152507176. I welcome your comments and questions and may be reached by tweeting @PatrickBeaujot or @NOTILLville, or by leaving your comments at the bottom of this page.  Thanks for viewing!
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Technology Increases Convenience and Profits

Happy New Year to all of my viewers!  In anticipation for the Western Canadian Crop Production Show in Saskatoon Jan. 11-14th, 2016, I have decided to blog on a topic near and dear to my heart- new seeding technology.  With the new year comes new challenges and being at the forefront of… Read More »
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2015 International Year of the Soil Recap

Hello to my viewers and a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all! I wanted to share my thoughts with you about the end of the International Year of Soil that took place over the last year and talk a bit about the impact of this initiative, looking at the Paris Climate talks and… Read More »
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Knives vs. Discs: Which are Best?

Greetings "From the Ground UP" readers/viewers! I hope your harvest went well! I have been asked to do a blog about what I think would be an important topic for the upcoming Canola Expo, being held December 8, 2015 in Langdon, North Dakota. The conditions in this are make a Seed Hawk Seeder the ideal seeder… Read More »
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