Archive: Best Management Practices

Managing Nutrients with Best Management Practices

The ongoing work to reduce algal blooms in Lake Erie has moved to many farm fields in Southwestern Ontario where there is intensive cropping on some of the best soils and climate around. Although we know that it is not the only source, we do know that agriculture has contributed to the challenge of nutrients…

CFFO Policy Tour

Agriculture continues to become more sophisticated, with new technology on the horizon and science helping farmers to understand how soil, plants and nutrients all work together more and more. Then there is the understanding of long-term consequences of our actions today and how it affects next year and years later. It seems the more we…