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2021 Yield Tour Event

Two events are held at the end of the Great Ontario Yield Tour. These events are held to bring farmers up to speed on the tour findings and to learn more about how to better their yields by providing demos on new technology, farm management practices, and agronomy.


Western Event

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2021
Canada's Outdoor Farm Show
744906 Oxford Rd 17
Woodstock, Ontario
N4S 7W1
9am* - 2:30pm
*On-site Registration from 8am - 9am near the Case IH building - next to parking
Please give yourself plenty of time to get checked in with your group leader.


Jason Webster Guest Speaker - Jason Webster
Pontiac, IL
• Commercial Agronomist, Precision Planting Institute

Main Presentation Topic

Why build a reservoir in your farm.
Why drainage and water recycling is key to higher yields on your farm with access to irrigation.

Educational Demo Presentation Topic

Timing of Nitrogen on Corn
When is it best to apply nitrogen on corn to see higher yield results.


  • 8:00am - 9:00am Registration
    • All pre-registered attendees will be pre-assigned to a group.
      An email will be sent the day before the event advising attendees which group they are in.
      Please bring your email confirmation with you to check-in at the event.
      All attendees must check-in with their group leader outside the Maizex Dome.
      NON-REGISTERED ATTENDEES WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND THE EVENT.
  • 9:00am - 2:30pm: Speaker Schedule
    Attendees will travel in groups to each of the following presentations.
    • Alpine – Maximizing Fertilizer Efficiency with New ALPINE Bio-K Products and Organic Acids
    • Maizex – Squeezing More Out of Soybeans: Early Planting, Foliar Feeding, Forage Supply!
    • Precision Planting - Chasing Moisture to Maximize Emergence Uniformity and Timing of Nitrogen on Corn.
    • GPS Ontario – Grow more with Less.
    • Farms.com Group of Companies - Commodity marketing at your finger tips
    • TerraNova UAV – Drone technology: Helping growers make better decisions.
    • Weather INnovations – Farm Decisions Support Tools.
    • Case IH - Mycaseih.com
    • Farms.com Risk Management - 2021 Grain Market & Basis Outlook
    • 2021 Ontario Yield Tour Results
    • Special Guest Speaker - Jason Webster - Why build a reservoir on your farm.

All attendees will have a chance to win one of 2 prizes:

  • Case IH Branded BBQ (valued at $1,400)
  • TerraNova UAV Multi-Spectral Imagery package (includes $2,500 worth of multi-spectral crop assessment & reports)
  • 2021 Yield Contest Prize Package (valued at $1,800 - includes a Farms.com Risk Management Subscription valued at $600, Alpine Starter Fertilizer $600 and Maizex Seed $600)

Eastern Event

THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2021
Derks Elevator
3063 Forward Rd
Chesterville, Ontario
K0C 1H0
10:30am* - 4pm
*On-site Registration from 9:30am - 10:30am.
Please give yourself plenty of time to get checked in with your group leader.


Dr. Elwynn TaylorGuest Speaker - Dr. Elwynn Taylor
Ames, IA
• Climatologist
• Iowa State University

Dr. Elwynn Taylor Presentation Topic

89-Year Drought Cycle – Impact on Ontario?


  • 9:30am - 10:30am Registration
    • All pre-registered attendees will be pre-assigned to a group.
      An email will be sent the day before the event advising attendees which group they are in.
      Please bring your email confirmation with you to check-in at the event.
      All attendees must check-in with their group leader.
      NON-REGISTERED ATTENDEES WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ATTEND THE EVENT.
  • 10:30am - 4pm: Speaker Schedule
    Attendees will travel in groups to each of the following presentations.
    • Alpine – Maximizing Fertilizer Efficiency with New ALPINE Bio-K Products and Organic Acids.
    • Maizex – Corn Nitrogen Optimization: In the row, beside the row, in the plant?!
    • Precision Planting - Chasing Moisture to Maximize Emergence Uniformity.
    • GPS Ontario – Grow more with Less.
    • Peter Johnson - Make Grain Without Rain?
    • Terra Nova – Drone technology: Helping growers make better decisions.
    • Weather INnovations – Farm Decisions Support Tools.
    • Case IH - Mycaseih.com
    • Farms.com Risk Management - 2021 Grain Market & Basis Outlook
    • 2021 Ontario Yield Tour Results
    • Special Guest Speaker - Dr. Elwynn Taylor - 89-Year Drought Cycle – Impact on Ontario?

All attendees will have a chance to win one of 2 prizes:

  • Case IH Branded BBQ (valued at $1,400)
  • 2021 Yield Contest Prize Package (valued at $1,800 - includes a Farms.com Risk Management Subscription valued at $600, Alpine Starter Fertilizer $600 and Maizex Seed $600)

2021 ON Yield Tour

HOSTED BY
Farms.com Farms.com Risk Management Alpine Derks Elevator Maizex

 

Thank you to all of our Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors
Better Farming Farms.com Ag Buyer's Guide CASE IH GPS Ontario
GreenField Global Precision Planting TerraNova UAV Weather INnovations

Gold Sponsors
Syngenta Canada Inc

Silver Sponsors
Climate Field View Kuebler Farms Upper Canada Crushing