- January 27, 2022 @ 7:30 pm to 9:45 pm
January 27, 2022
ONLINE via Zoom
7:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Featuring guest speakers Lee Briese and Peter Johnson.
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7:30 Presidents Welcome
Approval of agenda
7:05 OSCIA Greetings John Poel
OSCIA update Lois Sinclair
GRCA Update Anne Loefler
8:00 keynote Speaker Lee
8:45 Waterloo SCIA AGM Previous minutes
Election of directors
9:00 Guest Speaker Peter Johnson
Lee Briese (BREEZ) is an independent crop consultant from central North Dakota. He provides agronomic advice the help farmers build customized systems to grow and manage crops profitably. He specializes in helping farmers adopt practices to protect and improve their soil and local environment including reduced till, notill, cover crops, crop rotation and increased plant and economic diversity.
@WheatPete is the resident agronomist with Real Agriculture, where he posts a weekly podcast “Wheat Pete’s Word”. He is a regular on “Agronomy Monday” on RealAg radio, Sirius Satellite Radio 147. Peter spent 30 years as the Ontario Cereal Specialist, and loves to talk anything agriculture, especially wheat! He leads the Middlesex Soil and Crop Improvement Association’s applied research program, is the Environmental Advocate for the Land Improvement Contractors of Ontario, and is a member of the Ontario Compaction Team. He was named as one of the Top 50 in Canadian Agriculture in 2021. Peter operates a small farm near Lucan, Ontario, where he constantly tries out new production ideas, and where the “rubber hits the road”! He is enthusiastic and passionate about agriculture, and loves to be challenged by growers. “Have at him”!!!