Discovery Farm trials and demonstrations seek solutions to the challenges western Canadian farmers have identified as most pressing for both today and tomorrow. The results provide independent, unbiased information farmers can apply to the important decisions they make for their operation.
Field of Excellence is a collaborative research and demonstration program held annually at Discovery Farm Langham. This popular program attracts industry partners from diverse points across the entire production supply chain, bringing their insights, learnings and objectives together into a single cohesive project focused on informing and engaging with Canadian farmers.
The Salinity Project will be conducted over two acres to evaluate the ability of three treatments of forage crops to establish in salt-affected soils. Once established, this project will be monitored over a period from five to ten years.
The Water Management Project will be conducted in unison with the Saskatchewan Water Security Agency. The aim of the project is to develop and implement a water management plan over approximately 40 acres within Discovery Farm Langham that contains wetlands of varying classes.