Field Research

Most of RAIN’s field projects take place on local farms with the help of farmer cooperators. While the research team provides technical support, the projects are developed based on the interests, questions, and priorities of Algoma producers.

For more information about designing and implementing on-farm research and demonstration projects, check out the following links:

Alberta Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry’s Guide to Field Experimentation

Ecological Farmer’s Association of Ontario webinar: On-Farm Research Design and Analysis

Country Guide’s “10 steps to better on-farm experiments” by Jay Whetter

Current Projects

  • May 31, 2018
    Introducing RAIN's- Malting Barley Variety Trial
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  • May 31, 2018
    Introducing RAIN's- Alternative Legumes Project
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  • May 31, 2018
    Introducing RAIN's- Galega Trial
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  • May 31, 2018
    Introducing RAIN's- Riparian Zone Restoration Demonstration
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