The job of Canada Thistle is to loosen the soil. Therefore, in order to combat this Canada Thistle infestation, we must loosen the soil! To do so, we sprayed 90gm per acre of GSR Dormant Calcium*, and 4 pounds per acre organic cane sugar. Sugar is an excellent source of carbon, essential in soil health processes and plant growth.
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!!