Source: Karen Briere, Producer.com, August 1, 2019
The tillers farmers typically don’t want in their fields may actually boost cereal crop yields in Saskatchewan’s northeast this year.
Multiple fields observed on last week’s GrainWorld crop tour, organized by FarmLink Solutions, showed tillers taller than main stems and carrying similar numbers of spikelets and seeds.
“We saw this all day yesterday,” said Derek Dery, north Saskatchewan manager for FarmLink during a stop in a wheat field near Bjorkdale on the second day.
Image Source: Karen Briere/Producer.com
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