Crop makes comeback
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - 08:00
Tarlok Singh Sahota of the Thunder Bay Agricultural Research Station checks on the buckwheat Monday. Buckwheat is part of a first-time experiment with cover crops at TBARS. A variety of plants are being used as a winter coverage crop that does not get harvested, but keeps soil rich with organic mater. Meanwhile, winter wheats research is making a comeback in the Thunder Bay area. (Brent Linton)
Winter wheat is making a comeback in the Thunder Bay region.