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  • Nov3Fri

    Protecting your Inoculants and Biologicals

    November 3, 2017
    Filed Under:
    Agronomy

    This is a must do!!

     

    REMEMBER - These are living organisms that need to be protected and handled with care!!

     

    This can’t be stressed enough, it is very important to look after your   inoculants and your biologicals prior to planting. Keep them out of the sun, keep them cool, mix well before using!!! Some biologicals...

  • Apr7Fri

    Life of an ALPINE DSM in spring

    April 7, 2017
    Filed Under:
    Opinion

    April is crazy in the life of a DSM. So far in the last weeks I've built application kits, picked up and delivered liquid caddies, picked up and delivered storage tanks, installed six application kits, all the while getting my farm ready for spring seeding. ALPINE is built on service to our customers, we stand out by going the extra mile and...

  • Feb17Fri

    Spring is coming

    February 17, 2017
    Filed Under:
    Odds and Ends

    With the show season starting to wrap up, it’s time to start getting plans finalized for spring.  Contact your local ALPINE DSM and get your drill kit, inoculant injector, ALPINE G22, storage tanks and micros planned out for seeding.  It’s as simple as a phone call and we will be at your side to help you as much as we...

  • Before we know it, it will be GO TIME once again!!

     

    It is hard to believe that the winter is slipping by so quickly once again!! The older we get, the faster it seems to go!!!  Well we just think so?? The real truth is, that the older we get, the slower we get, and the faster things just seem to go!!! LOL. I know, the young guys are...

  • Jan9Mon

    Trade Show Season

    January 9, 2017
    Filed Under:
    Opinion

    Christmas and New Year’s has come and gone and it’s now the time of year in the agriculture industry that we like to call, Trade Show Season! Agriculture trade shows are a great place to see the latest and greatest in technology and innovation in the field of agriculture including equipment, input products such as fertilizer,...

  • Jan6Fri

    Planting decisions in the PNW

    January 6, 2017
    Filed Under:
    Opinion

    I’ve been exposed to the PNW market for 18 months now.  Feeling more than a little overwhelmed with the market adversities, but I find out from my producers that I am not alone.  Never have they experienced  this scenario where the US dollar is so strong, wheat yields exceptionally high so supply is strong, falling numbers...

  • Dec20Tue

    Christmas wishes

    December 20, 2016
    Filed Under:
    Odds and Ends
    Lots of snow in Ontario.  Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  See you at Crop Production Show in January.   Terry
  • Nov9Wed

    BENEFITS OF AN ALPINE® PHAZED NUTRITION PROGRAM®

    Hundreds of Farmers have realized some of the greatest benefits of the Program during the farm oper November 9, 2016
    Filed Under:
    Opinion, Agronomy
    • Time saved from reduced dry application can save many hours, even days, during seeding.
    • There is often more space in the seed tanks for seed.
      • The starter effect of ALPINE G22 ®  typically saves additional days to emergence and, even more importantly, the crop is even and vigorous.
      • An even crop can be critical where crop rotations make...
  • Don’t wait till spring, do it now!! As the saying goes!! How true it is!!

  • Sep2Fri

    Harvest 2016

    September 2, 2016
    Filed Under:
    Agronomy
    Harvest is upon us. Some of our test plots are off already. Be sure to ask your ALPINE representative for all our trial work from this year and past years. We have built our product line on test plots and demonstration plots over 35 years   Terry