Weyburn Between the Rows Meetings - Parrish and Heimbecker, Limited

Between the Rows Meetings

We’re looking forward to once again hosting you at the P&H Weyburn Between the Rows Meetings. This year, the event will take place on March 5 & 6, 2019. Check out the agenda for each day and submit the RSVP form below to save your spot.

Location: McKenna Hall, 317 3rd St NE, Weyburn

March 5, 2019

  • 10 a.m. – Clark Brenzil, SK Ministry of Ag – Herbicide Resistance – Where are we headed?
  • 11:15 a.m. – Casey McCawley, P&H Vancouver – Grain Export and West Coast Operations Update
  • 12:15 p.m. – Lunch
  • 1 p.m. – Chris Holzapfel, IHARF Research – 4R Soil Implications
  • 2 p.m. – Bayer – New Truflex Roundup Ready Canola
  • 2:30 p.m. – Coffee Break
  • 2:45 p.m. – Chris Holzapfel – Manipulator Growth Regulator
  • 3:15 p.m. – Yara Canada – New YaraVita PROCOTE Technology


March 6, 2019

  • 10 a.m. – Barb Ziesman, SK Ministry of Ag – Clubroot and Blackleg in Canada
  • 11 a.m. – Marlene Boersch, Mercantile Consulting Venture – Global Wheat Market Outlook
  • 12 p.m. – Lunch
  • 12:45 p.m. – Simplot – 40 ROCK Fertilizer
  • 1:15 p.m. – Blake Brownridge – Economics and Advantages of Grain Corn
  • 2 p.m. – Coffee Break
  • 2:15 p.m. – Marlene Boersch – Canola and Pulse Market Outlook
  • 3:15 p.m. – Sherri Roberts, SK Ministry of Ag – Pulse It Up!


Speaker Bios

Marlene Boersch

Presentation Titles: Global Wheat Market Outlook, Canola and Pulse Market Outlook

Marlene has been actively involved the agriculture industry in Canada since 1983. She holds a Master’s Degree in Agricultural Economics, and traded and exported Canadian commodities (including pulses) internationally for 20 years while working for Cargill Grain, XCAN Grain Ltd, and leading Berdex Canada Ltd.

In 2003, Marlene co-founded Mercantile Consulting Venture with Anthony P. Temple, who she had worked with at Cargill. (Anthony served as VP of the Cargill Trading Group in Brazil and as VP and GM of LDC Canada Ltd). Mercantile is a professional services company specializing in private label market intelligence, risk management solutions, and project consulting. The company has grown to be active in Canada, Australia and the EU.  More detail is accessible at www.mercantileventure.com


Blake Brownridge

Presentation Title: Economics and Advantages of Grain Corn – A grower perspective, where we are now and where this can go!

Blake Brownridge grew up at Kisbey, his family was actively involved in the custom harvest run from Texas to Saskatchewan. Upon graduating from Arcola, Blake worked extensively in the US and Canada managing their custom harvesting business. In 2008, after getting married and having their first child he started farming at Arcola.

His crop rotations always included sunflowers based on his experience in the US. In 2012, he grew his first grain corn crop and has continued every year. He has learned lots about this amazing crop which he has continued to grow because of his beliefs in the crop, agronomics, yield potential and economics.

Join Us

Let us know you’re coming by completing the below RSVP form. RSVPs are due by Friday, March 1.