Bev Biggeman searches for seed (left). Seeding required dodging rock piles, fence posts, sloughs and a lone willow tree.  | Robert Horne photo (left) Bev Biggeman photo (right)

Confessions of a botched seeding job

The writer spent a decade growing confident in the seeder, and then came this year and everything went wrong


After 10 years of helping my partner, Bob, on the farm in southern Saskatchewan, I thought I was getting pretty good at the seeding and harvesting parts of the operation. I did not grow up playing with trucks and tractors in the sandbox, even though I did grow up on a farm. Operating seeding equipment, […] Read more