• Learn About Pesticides in Foods
  • Learn About Colony Collapse Disorder and How to Protect Bees
  • Learn to Manage Pests Naturally
  • Grow a Lush Garden Organically
  • LIving Near Fields Increases Pesticide Exposure
  • Learn To Manage Weeds Without Chemical Pesticides
  • Link to SK Organic Resources
  • SNAP Tour of Organic Vegetable Garden
  • Driving Near Recently Sprayed Fields Exposes People to Pesticides
  • Learn to Keep Insects Out of your Crops

Archives for 2019

Friday, June 14, 2019

Organic Field Walks

26 July 2019, Swift Current Research and Development Center, 9:45am-5pm

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Organic Field Walks

FREE but please register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/organic-field-walks-tickets-63301270805

Description

Organic research trials including: performance and development of wheat and oat varieties for organic production, intercropping, cover crops, relay continuous cropping, tillage frequency and intensity, options for non-chemical weed control, and more!


•Meet at 9:45am outside the cafeteria, watch for signs
•Bring your own water bottle for the field
•Lunch options at $15

For more information about the event contact: organics.swiftcurrent@gmail.com or call 306-770-4459

Monday, June 3, 2019

Strategies for Optimizing Rotations and Managing Perennial Weeds

June 21, 2019, Regina

Strategies for Optimizing Rotations and Managing Perennial Weeds

SaskOrganics Primary & Perennials - Production Workshop

June 21,  2019

Room 6, Queensbury Down, REgina,  during Farm Progress Show

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Organic Strategies for Community Environmental Health: Eliminating pesticides where we live, work, and play

Beyond Pesticides 37th conference

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Organic Strategies for Community Environmental Health: Eliminating pesticides where we live, work, and play

List of Speakers. See also https://beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/2019/04/beyond-pesticides-national-forum-reflects-movement-behind-strong-organic-standards-that-have-integrity/

'At the 37th National Pesticide Forum  April 5-6, 2019 in NYC, doctors presented the latest research on how harmful glyphosate is to the body, lawyers and researchers discussed key matters related to chemicals, and landscapers talked about effective management practices for nurturing soil and plant health.'