GFM Network News



Managing soil health from the ground up

Soil scientist Stephen Crittenden with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada offered a presentation earlier this year on soil health. As producers are likely to face more and new extremes that challenge their crops, identifying management practices that complement the soil and water in their respective growing regions will be essential. It’s a better understanding that has […] Read more



August 1 – 15: Can-Am Defender Pro Review

Grainews machinery editor Scott Garvey goes to Texas to evaluate the new Can-Am Defender Pro and Defender Max UTVs. Scott provides his impressions of the performance of both vehicles from behind the wheel during the testing days as he takes the vehicles across some very rough terrain. Video by Scott Garvey.



August 1 – 15: Western Bean Cutworm

Farmtario reporter Jennifer Glenney, speaks with Matt Rundle, sales agronomist with Harriston Agromart, about Western Bean Cutworm scouting.







July 15 – 30: The wild side of pest control

Dr. Alejandro Costamagna, associate professor of entomology at the University of Manitoba offers some advice for growers on beneficial insect control methods.Video editing by Dylan Paradis.


July 15 – 30: Bobcat UV34 Review

Spencer Myers gives a brief review of the Bobcat UV34 UTV after testing it in Carman, Manitoba for the Ag In Motion Discovery Plus UTV Challenge. Video by Spencer Myers.