Tool makes harvest loss management simple

As a farmer, you take care of our crops all year, pouring thousands of dollars into making sure the final product is up to the standards you expected. So why would you let all that time and money spent go down the drain when you lose a good portion of your crop to harvest loss? […]

Father-son farmers win Ag Innovation awards

One pair found a better way to unplug the combine, the other a quick way to measure harvest losses The newest agriculture equipment, services, and technologies — not just in North America, but in the world — are set to hit Red Deer in November. One of the highlights of Agri-Trade is the Ag Innovation […]

Know what you’re leaving behind

By Lisa Guenther, Field Editor / The ScherGain solution system will help you measure your in-field losses… Just how much grain are you leaving in the field? It’s a question Trevor Scherman and his father, Pat, pondered many times on their farm near Battleford, Sask. Trevor says they discussed “where that fine line was […]

Are you ‘scher’ about your harvest losses?

BY LOUISE CARDUNER / / Page 28, September 27 Issue Louise Carduner, customer service rep with Parrish & Heimbecker at Quill Lake, Saskatchewan, was most impressed with Pat and Trevor Scher- man. The father and son, who farm together at Battleford, Saskatchewan, demonstrated their drop-pan system to measure harvest losses. “I love meeting farmers who are […]

Italian farmers learn about agriculture in Canada

BY JOHN CAIRNS  / STAFF REPORTER / BATTLEFORDS NEWS-OPTIMIST Posted on on October 19, 2017 at 02:05 PM There was an international flavour to the gathering at T. Scherman Acres south of Battleford last Wednesday. That was provided by a group of 18 farmers from Italy who had come as part of a tour of […]