Frontenac County dairy farm among 11 families honoured with BMO Farm Family Awards
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:50:30 GMT
The Orser family will be honoured along with 10 other families in September
High-Tech Equine Research
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:58:47 GMT
Smartphones, flat-screens, high-speed cameras, analog software, GPS tracking, Bluetooth.
Economics of Winter Cereals
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:55:14 GMT
One option to letting unseeded acres sit idle is to plant winter cereals such as winter wheat and fall rye.
Pre-Harvest Weed Control
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:53:57 GMT
The later stages of the growing season are a very effective time for controlling perennial weeds such as Canada thistle, quackgrass and dandelion.
New Decision-Making Tool For Cattle Producers
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:52:29 GMT
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, AF, is developing a decision-making tool comparing costs associated with natural service in beef operations to that of synchronization and artificial insemination.
Patz Corporation Granted US Patent on Tub Mounted Magnet
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:02:12 GMT
Patz Corporation, designer and manufacturer of agricultural, industrial, and environmental material handling products, is pleased to announce our tub mounted magnet for the Patz Vertical Mixer line has now been awarded a patent by the U.S. Patent Office. Patent #9724656, granted just last week, applies to both factory and field installed tub mounted magnets.
New Hybrid Sunflower Could Lead To A Resurgence In Saskatchewan
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:28:47 GMT
A brand new public sunflower variety called honeycomb, may be a good oilseed crop to add to your rotation.
Saskatchewan Based Products In High Demand
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:25:35 GMT
Saskatchewan based products are in high demand in the international market.
PAMI Looking To Reduce Canola Loss
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:22:31 GMT
The Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute {PAMI} is looking for ways to help reduce, and maybe one day eliminate, harvest losses in Canada.
U.S. Dairy Industry Split On Feelings Towards Supply Management
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:17:52 GMT
Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) was part of an ag delegation in Washington last week to oversee the first round of NAFTA renegotiations.
Quarry Seed To Offer Corn In 2018
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:16:03 GMT
Seed distributor Quarry Seed is looking at getting into the corn business.
Manitoba Agriculture Crop Report
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:12:38 GMT
Warm temperatures continue to advance crops quickly.
Canada’s dairy supply management system is attractive to some U.S. farmers
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:58:59 GMT
Some U.S. farm groups want supply management for American dairy farmers
SHIC Funds Near Real-Time Global Swine Disease Monitoring System
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:17:17 GMT
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) has funded a near real-time monitoring system for swine diseases around the world.
Illinois Pig Farmer Shares Perspective of Gene Editing on Animal Agriculture
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:14:26 GMT
Science and ethics experts took part in a first-of-its-kind conference on the role of gene editing. CRISPRcon – a summit named for the genome editing technique creating Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats (CRISPR) – brought together a diverse set of panelists to discuss this emerging technology.
Cost Key When Deciding Whether to Renovate or Build from Scratch
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:10:03 GMT
A Farm Building Consultant with FGC Construction says cost is one of the biggest factors influencing the decisions of pork producers considering the move to group sow housing.
New market access for U.S. pork producers expected by the end of 2017
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:08:10 GMT
For the first time in 25 years, U.S. pork producers will gain access to the Argentine market.
New RoGator C Series Row Crop Applicator from AGCO is the Solution for Today’s Herbicide Application Challenges
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:57:09 GMT
AGCO Corporation, a worldwide distributor and manufacturer of agricultural equipment, introduces the RoGator® C Series self-propelled row crop applicators and all-new LiquidLogic™ system, which will make its public debut during MAGIE 2017.
New joint venture FieldReveal™ capitalizes on proven precision ag platform to expand ag retailer offerings
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:37:52 GMT
Four leading agribusinesses, Wheat Growers, Landus Cooperative, Central Valley Ag and WinField United, have signed a letter of intent to form a joint venture called FieldReveal™
Law professor named to Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:00:10 GMT
Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal is an independent body established by the federal government
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