Ontario Grain Farmer March 2024

15 ONTARIO GRAIN FARMER This new GoCrops.ca website provides Ontario farmers with an invaluable tool when considering their seed selection decisions. considering their seed selection decisions,” says Matthew Czerwinski, Grain Farmers of Ontario’s research lead and Ontario Cereal Crops Committee chair. “Modernizing the website allows for mobile-friendly delivery of variety performance trial data for farmers to access from any device, eliminates accessibility barriers in accessing information, and ensures the long-term viability of the performance trial data stream to allow continued management of performance trial data well into the future.” CROSS-CROP COLLABORATION The collaborative approach of developing the new website brought together stakeholders from across the sector involved in the crop committees to create the best site possible for knowledge transfer of variety, hybrid and quality information to farmers and the agriculture industry. A special thanks is extended to the four crop committees and the GoCrops.ca website subcommittee members for their efforts towards this consolidated website. brandt.ca 1-866-427-2638 LEAD THE FIELD. Brandt field grain belts deliver rapid, gentle transfer of any crop. They are available in 15" or 20" gas or electric models, with an optional gas mover kit. BELT IT OUT. More Efficient Optimized intake and transition increases grain-flow efficiency, achieving peak performance. Greater Versatility The retractable hopper and intake delivers better clearance for low bin unloads with a range of 7.5" to 16". Easier to Operate Brandt’s EZTRAK tensioning and tracking system keeps your belt aligned and properly tensioned. Be sure to visit the new GoCrops.ca website and bookmark it for future use! GoCrops.ca was developed by the Ontario Cereal Crops Committee, Ontario Corn Committee, Ontario Pulse Crop Committee, and Ontario Soybean and Canola Committee, with funding support in part from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and Grain Farmers of Ontario. Laura Austin Ferrier, CCA, is Grain Farmers of Ontario’s agronomist. • MARCH 2024