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Sears National Kids Cancer Ride 2016

From September 7th to 24th, the Sears National Kids Cancer Ride crosses Canada from coast to coast, with the National Riders covering 150-220 km per day to raise millions of dollars. My wife Meghan and I will join them between Winnipeg and Toronto (Sept 14-18), cycling a total of 800 km (500 miles) in 5 days. This is a HUGE …

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Cellular RTK – What You Need To Know

Over the past few months we’ve been working on a new ‘Caster’ service offering that enables us to setup our own internet-connected NTRIP RTK base stations. We’ll also be able to offer equipment dealerships or anyone else the ability to setup their own network RTK base station, and offer subscriptions to their customers or provide whole-farm RTK coverage from a …

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Could the solution to drainage issues be right under our feet?

By Simon Knutson If you’re a farmer in SE Saskatchewan, or SW Manitoba, or in much of south and central Alberta, then this might just get you excited! We all know that one of the biggest issues being faced when it comes to yield limiting factors is drainage. If you are affected, you also know how tough it can be to move …

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Review of Soil-Max Gold Digger Stealth ZD Pull Type Tile Plow

Overview The Soil-Max Gold Digger Stealth ZD is the current plow offering from Soil-Max. We have been using the pull-type version since 2011, when it was first released, and have so far installed around 2 million feet with both our own unit, and with several demo units. Based on customer feedback and our own observations of conditions and equipment in …

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5 days, 5%, and how it could be worth $132,000 in 5 years

How tiling your problem areas can have a BIG impact on your bottom line Have you ever considered the value of getting the most out of what you have, rather than expanding? Recent studies have found that farming 4,000 acres 5% more efficiently than the ‘average’ operation can make it as profitable as farming 8,000 acres. In western Canada, drainage improvement …