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Understanding precision agriculture

DATA NETWORKS

COLLECTING AND UTILIZING data and imagery from their fields is standard practice for precision farmers when managing their fields. But what more could these farmers do if they had access to a massive network that [Read more]

Features

Glyphosate-resistant waterhemp

WEED DETECTED IN SOUTHERN ONTARIO

GLYPHOSATE-RESISTANT WATERHEMP is in southwestern Ontario and it’s occurring at densities that are resulting in substantial yield losses says weed management expert Dr. Peter Sikkema. Sikkema, an applied research scientist and professor at the University [Read more]

GFO newsletter

GFO Newsletter for November 2017

GET THE LATEST NEWS FROM GRAIN FARMERS OF ONTARIO

GRAINS IN ACTION Grain Farmers of Ontario is looking for young farmers to participate in the 2018 Grains in Action program, January 29 – February 1. Grains in Action is a three-day program featuring tours [Read more]

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A network of leaders

GRAINS IN ACTION ALUMNI SUMMIT

CONTINUOUS LEARNING AND networking is important for young agricultural leaders. This August, Grain Farmers of Ontario brought together alumni of the Grains in Action program with this in mind. The initial Grains in Action program [Read more]

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Artificial intelligence in agriculture

DEERE ACQUIRES BLUE RIVER TECHNOLOGY

DEERE & COMPANY, the publicly-traded corporation that manufactures John Deere brand agricultural, construction, and forestry equipment, made big news in the technology sector in September, when it agreed to purchase artificial intelligence company Blue River [Read more]

Market Side

Market side: Futures trading basics

LESSON 31: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS

CANDLESTICK CHARTING Most traders and technicians today use bar charts for analysing their trading options. However, candlestick charting is rapidly becoming more popular and is a superior form of analysis. Candles, as they are commonly [Read more]