New Projects in 2017

For the 2015 field season NARF demonstrated 43 trials. Many of these trials were funded through ADOPT, industry partners, and collaboratively with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. In total, there were 11 cereal, 8 oilseed, 7 pulses, 12 forages, and 6 agronomy related trials.

As the reports for these individual trials become available, they will be posted on our website.

Joint Annual Field Day 2017

Come to the AAFC Melfort Research Farm on July 26th, 2017 for the NARF/AAFC Joint Annual Field Day! The tour starts at 9am sharp and conclude at 3pm, with lunch and refreshments provided.

This years agenda includes:

  • BioChar, Herbicide Options for Faba bean, Relative Maturity and Soybean Yield, Swede and the Unknown Midge, Bugs Watch 2017, 4R Fertilizer Management, Flax and Canola Fertilizer Management, Assessing Hail Damage with Drones, Rotational Management of Diseases, and Much More!

This year’s Field Day is sponsored by SaskFlax, SaskWheat, and SaskPulse.

Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities
Full Time: Currently, we are seeking someone with who is willing to help with plot and machinery maintenance. If interested, please contact Stu Brandt at

Part Time: We are not currently seeking any part-time employment.

Student Employment: We are currently accepting positions for Summer Students for the 2018 growing season. If interested, please send your resume to