Tractors & Tankers

May 16, 2013

 I am Dave Reesor and today I am in Mossleigh, Alberta on land farmed by Ian Donovan. Ian is in the middle of spring seeding. His 535 horsepower tractor is pulling a 65 foot or roughly 20 meter wide no-till seeder with fertilizer and seed tank in tow. Ian is a fourth-generation grain farmer who got his start at a very young age. Ian: “I rented my first piece of land, my Dad rented with me, when I was 15 so got a little taste of farming then. And then my Dad had a stroke when I was …

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