Soil specialist Marla Riekman and farmer Doug Wilton – whose patch of land has been zero-till for more than 30 years – talk about their ‘Soil Your Undies’ project with Manitoba Co-operator reporter Allan Dawson on April 18, 2017.
Alexis Stockford, reporter with the Manitoba Co-operator, takes an up close look at summer research preparations at the Manitoba Beef and Forage Initiatives.
Wawanesa farmer Simon Ellis could have been killed when a tow hook broke and narrowly missed smashing through the glass of his tractor cab. “When trying to extract the grain truck from the mud we broke the tow hook off the truck. It was a near miss that could have cost me my life.” says Ellis, in his […] Read more
Jason Kang of Capital K Distillery in Winnipeg makes locally-sourced grain a selling point. His first product, Tall Grass vodka, hit the shelves in December 2016. Watch for his story in an upcoming issue of the Manitoba Co-operator.
Want to stretch and get fit amongst some furry and feathered friends? Reporter Shannon VanRaes of the Manitoba Co-operator visits 10 Acre Woods in Anola, Man., where yoga and four-legged farm animals combine in a curious and unique approach to exercise.
Manitoba Co-operator reporter Allan Dawson visits a field near Miami, Man., to find seeding well underway. Manitoba farmers will spend approximately $2.6 billion in seed, fertilizer and fuel during the 2017 crop season.
On May 2, Manitoba Co-operator reporter Allan Dawson spoke with Brian Derksen near Miami, Man., about how conditions were for seeding his spring wheat crop and what he plans to put in the ground next.