Ridgedale Station

Research Associate: Sonya Fieldmeier

Sonya has been a Research Associate with Ag-Quest since 2009. For more information on the Ridgedale site, please contact Sonya at (306) 221-9836 or .


Phone: (306) 221-9836


The Ridgedale site was established in 2018, and is situated on 65 ha of clay loam soil in the black soil zone, with long term arrangements for additional nearby land. Additional off-station locations are available on special request.

Typical commercial crops in the Ridgedale area include small grains (spring wheat, barley, oats), oilseeds (canola, flax), pulse crops (peas). Other crops can be grown for experimental purposes.

Ridgedale Site Details:

  • Clay loam soil
  • Black soil zone
  • Soil pH of 6.0, organic matter of 6.3%
  • PMRA zones 14
  • Average of 115 frost-free days
  • 1900-2100 CHU (Average)