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Data Collection Update

In 2023, the Living Lab – Central Prairies launched extensive field work across prairie ecoregions, with teams gathering data on soils, vegetation, insects, and birds to study climate and biodiversity impacts of prairie agriculture.

Polycropping Workshop at Wapella, SK

Agricultural experts and researchers toured the polycropping fields of Knutson Ranch in Saskatchewan, part of a project exploring polycropping and carbon sequestration, with insightful presentations on the practice’s benefits and challenges.

Grazing and Restoration Field Day at Abbey, SK

At the Sandhills Grazing and Restoration Field Day in Abbey, Saskatchewan, experts and enthusiasts alike delved into the nuances of grassland ecosystem management, focusing on topics like carbon storage and biodiversity. A visit to Neil Block’s ranch offered a practical perspective, highlighting sustainable grazing practices in sensitive sandhills ecosites.

Polycropping Workshop at McCord, SK

On July 25, 2023, Living Lab hosted a polycropping workshop at the Gavelin’s farm in McCord, SK. Highlighting 19 polycropping species and expert insights, the event bridged the gap between research and practical farming. Kudos to the Gavelins for their leadership.

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Data Collection Update

In 2023, the Living Lab – Central Prairies launched extensive field work across prairie ecoregions, with teams gathering data on soils, vegetation, insects, and birds to study climate and biodiversity impacts of prairie agriculture.

Polycropping Workshop at Wapella, SK

Agricultural experts and researchers toured the polycropping fields of Knutson Ranch in Saskatchewan, part of a project exploring polycropping and carbon sequestration, with insightful presentations on the practice’s benefits and challenges.

Grazing and Restoration Field Day at Abbey, SK

At the Sandhills Grazing and Restoration Field Day in Abbey, Saskatchewan, experts and enthusiasts alike delved into the nuances of grassland ecosystem management, focusing on topics like carbon storage and biodiversity. A visit to Neil Block’s ranch offered a practical perspective, highlighting sustainable grazing practices in sensitive sandhills ecosites.

Polycropping Workshop at McCord, SK

On July 25, 2023, Living Lab hosted a polycropping workshop at the Gavelin’s farm in McCord, SK. Highlighting 19 polycropping species and expert insights, the event bridged the gap between research and practical farming. Kudos to the Gavelins for their leadership.