The Rye (Hazlet - an open pollinated variety) seeded last fall is looking very good! The plants are just starting to head out. Amazingly, there are very few weeds visible. The field (pictured above) was plagued with a variety of thistles last summer, but now, appears very clean!
Rusk Ranch is located near the middle of Canada in the Swan River Valley agricultural belt. This beautiful acreage is totally surrounded by conventional chemical farms. It is hoped that the information supplied here will aid farmers and gardeners to grow nutrient dense crops in a sustainable manner which is in harmony with Mother Earth!!