FALL RYE - was harvested without a glitch and came off dry. Grain quality is good, and yield respectable considering the dry summer.
OATS - Took over a month to harvest with many equipment breakdowns and complications! In the end, had to call in the big guns to finish the Job. Yield was not great because of timing of the rains and our Canada Thistle problem!
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!!