Mike Gray of MGI Trucking out of Kenville, Manitoba hauls the first load of Organic Oats to Grain Miller's in Yorkton.
This year combining dragged on until the middle of September. The oats were thick, and there were some mechanical issues with the combine and swather. With the talents of Tom and Fred, we persevered and got 'er done! At the end of the day, we filled four 1800 bushel bins.
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!