Summary of the 2006 field research season with reports on the following trials: microclimate monitoring, soil moisture in dryland vs. irrigated conditions, understanding soil temperature in the plow layer, understanding nutrient flux using plant-resin simulator probes, oilseeds production potential in Yukon, raspberry input management and economics of production, subarctic nitrogen fixation in monoculture alfalfa and mixed alfalfa/grass forage, forage demonstration