DUC ENCOURAGES GROWERS TO LINE UP THEIR INPUTS
Edmonton, AB, August 11, 2010 – Harvest time is a stressful and busy period for producers; therefore seeding winter wheat during this time requires good planning to make things go as smoothly as possible.
Winter wheat does require a slight change in production practices, but total farm management and planning helps producers to be more efficient in the long run. By using this checklist, growers can plan, prepare, and seed winter wheat successfully and stress free:
Ensure you take the proper steps to help you plan, prepare and seed successfully. Visit growwinterwheat.ca to learn more about winter wheat and seeding preparation.
Sign up for the Winter Wheat Grower Incentive Program to take advantage of financial incentives to seed winter wheat this fall. DUC and Bayer CropScience are offering incentives through their Winter Cereals: Sustainability in Action initiative.
To sign up, call 1-866-384-DUCK.
For further information, please contact:
Marci Dubé, National Communications Manager
Ducks Unlimited Canada
Ph: (780) 930-1242