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Coming in 2023: Webinars and interactive meetings

Coming in 2023: Webinars and interactive meetings

This year we are going to start running a monthly webinar. These webinars are going to be interactive with many opportunities to ask questions. The first will be on farm mapping including how to import or map fields, divide them, map infrastructure, and plan rotations.  This was inspired by the results of our end-of-year survey. Webinars were the most … Continue reading Coming in 2023: Webinars and interactive meetings

Rotations getting complicated? Give your memory a break and use fieldmarign next season 📲

Rotations getting complicated? Give your memory a break and use fieldmarign next season 📲

Josh Leier farms at Leier Acres Ltd. in South Saskatchewan, Canada 🇨🇦. The farm produces a wide variety of crops. The main crops in the rotation that they grow year to year are wheat, canola, lentils, flax, and durum wheat. In the 2021-22 season the team started using fieldmarign for farm maps and recording what is being … Continue reading Rotations getting complicated? Give your memory a break and use fieldmarign next season 📲

Using fieldmargin to claim back $30,000 USD for defective seed

Using fieldmargin to claim back $30,000 USD for defective seed

Dylan Gebers works as a dairy farm Xantium Dairies that is expanding their operation into Zambia. Currently they are row cropping growing soybeans and commercial maize. Going forward they plan to develop into milk production. The arable land is currently 450ha with more land coming into production each year. They are  busy bush clearing the … Continue reading Using fieldmargin to claim back $30,000 USD for defective seed

WSR Insurance services enhances farmer relations with fieldmargin

WSR Insurance services enhances farmer relations with fieldmargin

Farmers face unique challenges and threats stemming from the changing seasons, labour force, and government regulations. WSR Insurance Services helps farmers to navigate these risks through the provision of tailored insurance policies that fit their needs. A core part of WSR's service is their personal approach: tailoring their policies to fit the client's needs and … Continue reading WSR Insurance services enhances farmer relations with fieldmargin

How a Ukrainian farm is using fieldmargin to digitise records and improve communication

How a Ukrainian farm is using fieldmargin to digitise records and improve communication

Over the last few months, fieldmargin has had the pleasure to work with Olesia from West Ukraine to digitize her farm operation. The farm is situated in the west of Ukraine, 60 km from Lviv. “We cultivate about 2400 ha of land, we grow wheat, barley, oilseed rape, soya, maize, buckwheat, and sugar beets. Buckwheat … Continue reading How a Ukrainian farm is using fieldmargin to digitise records and improve communication

How fieldmargin can make rotation planning more simple

How fieldmargin can make rotation planning more simple

Crop rotations have been at the center of agricultural systems throughout history. The right rotation can improve soil nutrition, breaks pest and disease cycles, and improves weed control. They can also be used to minimize a field’s average rate of erosion. AHDB Knowledge Exchange Manager Paul Hill says: “There’s nothing new about looking at rotations … Continue reading How fieldmargin can make rotation planning more simple