This spring we planted:
Yellow Peas - 100 acres
Red Spring Wheat - 70 Acres
Soil moisture was good during seeding, so we expect good germination.
Spray Application of the following mix:
Apple cider Vinegar (to balance pH of the spray water)
GSR Calcium* 4.5 grams per acre
Organic Cane Sugar* 1.8 kilograms per acre (4 pounds per acre)
Organic Blackstrap Molasses* 8.3 litres per acre (2.2 gallons per acre)
Pacific Natural Fish Fertilizer 2-3-0* 16.63 litres per acre (4.4 gallons per acre)
Softrock Phosphate* 2.4 kilograms per acre (5.3 pounds per acre)
Water - enough to spray 66.6 litres per acre (17.6 gallons per acre)
*products sourced from Back-To-Your-Roots Soil Solution Inc, Shellbrook, Saskatchewan
Rusk Ranch is located near the middle of Canada in the Swan River Valley agricultural belt. The acreage is surrounded by conventional chemical farms. It is hoped that this adventure will de-risk other farms towards environmentally sound farming practices that produce healthy nutrient dense corps!