Peace River Forage Association
Research and Development Projects

Pasture Plough Project

Project Objectives:

  1. Coordinate demonstrations of the pasture plough for installing remoste water pipeline.

Project Progress:

  • Project timeline: 2002 - 2003
  • Demonstration at Bill Wilson's place near Dawson Creek in Oct 2002, attended by 40 people.
  • Pipeline was buried at approximately 15 inches, if moisture conditions are adequate it would be possible to bury line at 20 to 24 inches.
  • Demonstration of the plough in the spring of 2003 at Rainey Ranch in Lone Prairie.

Funding & Industry Partners:
  • Agriculture and Agri Food Canada (PFRA)