|A Canadian company gets FDA approval for a new animal feed designed to cut global greenhouse gas emissions|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:24:43 GMT|
The approval gives Agrisoma agricultural license to commercialize a protein byproduct of the Carinata oilseed.
|AGCO Appoints Suzanne Clark to Board of Directors|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:26:10 GMT|
AGCO, Your Agriculture Company, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announced today the election of Suzanne Clark, Senior Executive Vice President of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, to its Board of Directors effective immediately.
|Canola Council Of Canada Tips For This Week|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:24:22 GMT|
Farmers who didn’t get the cash return they expected from unharvested canola 2016 fields are wondering about the economics of planting those same fields back to canola in 2017.
|Team Alberta Holds Call With Minister About The Dire Status Of Unharvested Acres|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:16:33 GMT|
Team Alberta held a conference call this morning with Agriculture and Forestry Minister Oneil Carlier and senior officials from Alberta Agriculture and Forestry and Alberta Financial Services Corporation (AFSC) to stress the need for immediate intervention into the dire situation with unharvested crops around the province.
|Grain Commission Should Scrap User Fees In 2018 To Reduce Surplus|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:14:32 GMT|
Alberta Barley is asking the Canadian Grain Commission to reduce user fees to $0 for the 2018 crop year in order to start balancing the books from the over $107 million being carried in the CGC revolving fund.
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:09:58 GMT|
Next we continue our series on using CropChoice$. Emmanuel Anum Laate, senior crop economist with Alberta Agriculture, discusses how producers can use CropChoice$ to give probabilities for achieving margins.
|Weekly Grains And Oilseeds Market Summary|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:07:47 GMT|
First off today, as we do every Friday, we get an update on the grains and oilseeds markets.
|AFSC Board Of Directors Announced|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:06:22 GMT|
After almost a year of operating with an interim board of directors, Agriculture Financial Services Corporation, AFSC, now has a new permanent board of directors.
|Conservative Trade Critic Travelling The Prairies|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:03:44 GMT|
Conservative Trade Critic Gerry Ritz spending some time on the road touring the prairies and talking with producers about the challenges they're facing.
|Trudeau Visits Prairies To Show Support For Farmers|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:58:36 GMT|
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay were in Gray, Saskatchewan Thursday.
|Researchers Looking At Strip Tillage|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:57:19 GMT|
About a quarter of the agricultural crop land in Manitoba is under zero tillage.
|Insects Will Soon Be A Concern For Farmers|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:55:58 GMT|
While farmers are now busy preparing for spring seeding, it won't be long before the crops are up and there's insects to worry about.
|Manitoba Agriculture Advises Best Management Practices For Disease Prevention|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:53:50 GMT|
Manitoba Agriculture reminds farmers to follow best management and disease-prevention practices as they begin seeding their 2017 crops.
|Wheat Growers Survey Conservative Party Of Canada Leadership Candidates|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:47:55 GMT|
Today, the Western Canadian Wheat Growers Association released the results of their survey on public policy, grain farming, and the agriculture sector, as submitted to each of the Conservative Party of Canada leadership candidates in March.
|Wheat Growers Call For Action On Cross-Border Wheat Trade|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:45:10 GMT|
The Western Canadian Wheat Growers Association are concerned with respect to the open wheat market and cross-border trade with the United States, and we call on the Government of Canada to take action to harmonize regulations and ensure the free flow of wheat between Canada and the United States.
|Weed pressure rises in fields this spring|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:24:52 GMT|
Temperature and rainfall has allowed some weeds to flourish earlier than usual
|New Holland sets soybean harvest record|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:10:40 GMT|
New Holland harvested 222 acres in eight hours
|Prime Minister Trudeau visits Saskatchewan farm|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:50:18 GMT|
Trudeau spent Thursday morning asking farmers questions about machinery
|Agriculture’s place in the 2017 Ontario budget|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:19:08 GMT|
Ontario's ag minister says broadband connectivity is a valuable tool for farmers
|SHIC Working with US and Cdn Pork to Decrease Disease Transmission|
|Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:18:41 GMT|
Dr. Paul Sundberg, executive director of the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC), is participating with swine industry representatives from both US and Canada to create and implement industry-wide, North American standard operating procedures (SOPs) for transportation biocontainment