A new learning opportunity – Tony Balkwill

Tony BalkwillPosted on OntarioGrainFarmer.ca – September, 2015 by Meghan Burke

When Tony Balkwill learned about the Grain Farmers of Ontario sponsorship of a Nuffield Canada scholarship, with focus on the Ontario grain industry, he embraced the opportunity to further his research and take it international.

Balkwill applied to the program with an ambitious project — to develop historical soil- type maps into field-scale management zones. As a leader in precision agriculture in the province, exploring how different management zones perform and what triggers variability between zones is a passion for Balkwill.

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