Entries by blueclinic

Digging up the truth about soil health

When the Soil Conservation Council of Canada challenged everybody to ‘soil your undies’, the move sparked a lot of interest as farmers and gardeners buried clean underwear in the soil and then dug them up 2 months later to assess soil health. Those whose soils were healthy dug up little else besides elastic waistbands, while […]

The rise and rise of biological seed treatment

When treating seeds with biological organisms was first suggested many years ago, the idea seemed like something out of a sci-fi comic book. But today, just like how these organisms proliferate in plant systems, the idea has proliferated in the R&D departments of top agricultural companies as research scientists join the race to find the […]

SynergyAG opens four new crop input retail locations in Western Canada

Govan, Saskatchewan – Prairie farmers have a new option in crop inputs and agronomic advice. SynergyAG, an independent chain of retail locations, begins operations this fall. “SynergyAG is the natural progression of our family’s 60 years in seed and crop nutrition retail,” said Brad Hanmer, President and CEO of SynergyAG. The Hanmer family also runs a […]

SynergyAG announces new Business Development Manager – Michael Kupper

Lumsden, Saskatchewan – Michael Kupper has joined SynergyAG as Business Development Manager for their Western Canadian operations. “We are proud to have Michael on our team with his depth, commitment and knowledge he brings to agriculture” said Brad Hanmer, President and CEO of SynergyAG. “Michael has over 25 years of experience in the agricultural input business. […]

Plains West Ag Services Ltd of Pense, SK has joined SynergyAG

Pense, Saskatchewan – Plains West Ag Services Ltd of Pense, SK has joined SynergyAG. As an independent crop input retailer, Plains West Ag Services has been owned and operated by the Wood family since 2004. “SynergyAG is extremely proud of this announcement – we believe this will strengthen our ability to provide another voice for independent […]

Santa for Seniors

During this past December, we partnered with our local drugstore and had a “Santa for Seniors” where we accepted donations to give to Continuing Care in order to purchase some items for recreation. SynergyAG Provost also matched the donations, and with the money, the following items were purchased by Recreation in Continuing Care multi-activity board […]