Meet Jason Fazakas

June 26th, 2020|Comments Off on Meet Jason Fazakas

MEET TEAM AGRACITY MEMBER JASON FAZAKAS JASON FAZAKAS Sales Representative What is your job title?Sale Representative for Agracity.What do you do with AgraCity?My job with AgraCity includes diversity of chemical sales, customer service in the territory as well as handling any performance concerns on any of our products. Where did you grow up?I grew up in Raymore, Saskatchewan. My family operated a mixed farm. Where do you live? I've lived in Calgary for the past 17 years. What is the territory that you cover? The

The Most Common Questions

June 26th, 2020|Comments Off on The Most Common Questions

The Most Common Questions That Agronomists Get Regarding Herbicide Application AgraCity has experienced, full time agronomists on staff to answer any questions that you have required use or application of AgraCity products. Call 1-833-832-7637 to speak to an AgraCity agronomist. MIXING APPLICATION TIMING APPLICATION RATES AND WATER VOLUME SURFACTANTS MIXING What is a general mixing order when tank mixing herbicides? The general mixing order is

Meet Roger Pilloud

June 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Meet Roger Pilloud

MEET TEAM AGRACITY MEMBER ROGER PILLOUD ROGER PILLOUD Precision Agronomy Regional Manager What is your job title? Precision Agronomy Regional Manager What do you do with AgraCity? I manage Agracity’s digital agronomy program. I work closely with Taranis in bringing their artificial intelligence technology to farmers in western Canada. Where do you live? Moose Jaw, SK What is the territory that you cover? Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Alberta. What do you like about working with AgraCity? The technology and innovation. Always progress

Fungicide Application

June 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Fungicide Application

How Can You Determine if a Fungicide Application Makes Sense? The question of whether it makes sense to apply a fungicide is complicated and making a good decision will depend on many different factors. There are 3 key factors that determine disease: HOST - PATHOGEN - ENVIRONMENT Apply Fungicide or Not?  It’s Not An Easy Decision Below are some factors to consider, keeping in mind that most

Meet Mitch Spray

May 26th, 2020|Comments Off on Meet Mitch Spray

MEET TEAM AGRACITY MEMBER MITCH SPRAY MITCH SPRAY Business Representative What is your job title? AgraCity Business Representative What do you do with AgraCity? I work with AgraCity customers to provide them with the best products and solutions to help them manage their farming operation. Where do you live? Saskatoon, SK What is the area that you cover? I have customers throughout western Canada that I work with to help save money on crop inputs without sacrificing performance. What do you

Meet Our Agronomy Support Team

May 8th, 2020|Comments Off on Meet Our Agronomy Support Team

Meet the AgraCity Agronomy Support Team   AgraCity has an experienced team of agronomists on staff to answer any technical or agronomy questions regarding the use of AgraCity products that you might have this year. Tyler Gullen Agronomy Manager Tyler is originally from Saskatoon, SK. and has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Saskatchewan. Tyler has over 10 years of industry experience in research and development with Syngenta and Bayer Crop Science.  

Meet Greg Urichuk

May 8th, 2020|Comments Off on Meet Greg Urichuk

MEET TEAM AGRACITY MEMBER GREG URICHUK GREG URICHUK Alberta Sales Representative What is your job title? Business Representative Alberta. What do you do with AgraCity? I sell affordable crop input’s to growers in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Where do you live? Lloydminster, Alberta What is the territory that you cover I territory reaaches from North Battleford, Saskatchewan in the east to Camrose, Alberta in the west, south to Cutknife/Provost and to Smokey Lake/Bonnyville in the north. What do you like about working with

Tips on Effective Sprayer Tank Cleanout

April 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Tips on Effective Sprayer Tank Cleanout

Tips for Effective Sprayer Tank Cleanout Herbicide application in western Canada is complex with many different factors that need to be considered. With more diverse crop rotations than previous, Most herbicides used in western Canada have many great attributes, including good performance, concentrated formulations, tank mix options, and are easy and convenient to apply. With higher concentration comes higher risk of contamination on subsequent crops if spraying equipment, including tanks, filters, booms and nozzles, are not properly cleaned out. Therefore, proper sprayer cleaning

Meet Johnny Byskal

April 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Meet Johnny Byskal

MEET TEAM AGRACITY MEMBER JOHNNY BYSKAL JOHNNY BYSKAL Northern Manitoba Representative What is your job title? I am the Northern Manitoba rep for Agracity. What do you do with AgraCity? My job with AgraCity includes sales, customer service in the territory as well as handling any performance concerns on any of Agracity’s products. Where did you grow up? I grew up on a small mixed farm near Clear Lake, Manitoba. Where do you live? I live in Rossburn, Manitoba What is

Getting the Most from Your Pre-Seed Herbicide Application

April 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Getting the Most from Your Pre-Seed Herbicide Application

Getting the Most From Your Pre-seed Herbicide Application Pre-seed herbicide application is just weeks away. What factors should you consider before you start your pre-seed herbicide application this year? Do you need to do a pre-seed herbicide application? If you did a late fall post-harvest herbicide application your fields may already be clean for spring. Consider a pre-seed application this year if you see weeds emerging or you noticed late season weed growth last fall. What crops are you

Meet Mackenzie Mosher

April 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Meet Mackenzie Mosher

MEET TEAM AGRACITY MEMBER MACKENZIE MOSHER MACKENZIE MOSHER Inside Sales Representative What is your job title? Inside Sales Representative. What do you do with AgraCity? I work with customers across Canada to find crop input products that are both a great fit for their operations and have affordable prices! Where do you live? I currently live in Saskatoon, SK. What is the territory that you cover? I have customers in many provinces across Canada; Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Quebec. What

AgraCity Covid-19 Preparation

April 9th, 2020|Comments Off on AgraCity Covid-19 Preparation

AgraCity’s Actions To Reduce The Spread Of COVID-19 The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is a serious public health issue. AgraCity takes the health of farm families seriously, while at the same time continuing to provide cost effective products and solutions for farmers across Canada.To support the efforts underway to slow the spread and impact of the COVID-19 virus and to protect you and your family, AgraCity is taking the following steps:LOGISTICSOur warehouse and logistics team are at full capacity working staggered shifts to limit the exposure to COVID-19.PRODUCT DELIVERYAll product