Category Archives: Field Day

Strathmore Alberta Farm tour 2013

Marc Gibeau of Heritage Harvest shows a field of Red Fife wheat. Marc grows and mills his own grain which he sells to local bakeries in Alberta, Saskatchewan and BC.¬† Marc is very mechanically minded and has created some interesting … Continue reading

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Field Day 2013: Vonda, Saskatchewan

Following the Barrhead field day, Organic Alberta teamed-up with OCIA chapter 5 to host a field day at Marc Loiselle’s farm in Vonda. Marc grows heritage wheats and participates actively on his own research projects, as well as collaborating with … Continue reading

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Oat Field Day 2013: Barrhead, Alberta

Organic Alberta hosted a field day at two farms in Barrhead, just North West of Edmongon, in early August: Herb Mantey and Eldon Kebernik. Herb grows oats, and sometimes grows oats on alfalfa. Eldon grows barley, oats, beans, alfalfa and … Continue reading

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Carman, MB Field Day 2013

  The University of Manitoba Natural Systems Agriculture¬†research laboratory/field site located in Carman Manitoba hosted a field day in late July. The tour, led by head researcher Dr. Martin Entz, packed a lot into a three hour “moonlight tour”, which … Continue reading

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