|Canadian Beef Industry Conference|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:14:38 GMT|
Registration is now open for the second annual Canadian Beef Industry Conference, which is August 15 to 17 in Calgary.
|Fusarium Symptoms And Timing Of Spraying|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:13:17 GMT|
On a previous program, Kelly Turkington, research scientist with Agriculture Canada, discussed how fusarium head blight is driven by weather conditions.
|Weekly Grains And Oilseeds Market Summary|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:12:00 GMT|
First off today, as we do every Friday, we get an update on the grains and oilseeds markets.
|Southeast Sask Shows Some Different Numbers Than The Rest Of The Province|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:09:50 GMT|
With the recent rainfall across the province in the past week, crop development has improved. The warm and wet weather was welcomed in areas that were experiencing moisture stress.
|Portage Hosts Second Annual CanolaPALOOZA|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:08:03 GMT|
About 200 people attended the second annual CanolaPALOOZA event held Thursday in Portage la Prairie.
|MBFI Hosts Tour Near Brandon|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:06:02 GMT|
Manitoba Beef and Forage Initiatives (MBFI) hosted a tour Thursday at its First Street Pasture Site near Brandon.
|Day One Highlights From Canada's Farm Progress Show|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:04:34 GMT|
Canada's Farm Progress Show opened Wednesday with attendance on par with 2016 numbers. The show's first-ever Women in Ag theme day honoured and recognized the much greater role women are playing in agriculture today.
|Day Two Highlights From Canada's Farm Progress Show|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:02:53 GMT|
The second day of Canada's Farm Progress Show on Thursday paid tribute to young farmers in Saskatchewan. Attendance was strong but down slightly compared to 2016 given the rainy and windy weather.
|Government of Canada wants to hear from Canadians in developing A Food Policy for Canada Online survey asks Canadians what food issues matter to them|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:00:31 GMT|
A Food Policy for Canada will be the first-of-its-kind for the Government of Canada, and represents an important step in tackling the opportunities and challenges of Canada’s food system.
|30 Years of Pesticide Safety Education|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:10:52 GMT|
2017 marks over 30 years of pesticide safety education for Ontario vendors and growers.
|T minus 3 months to lift off: Colonel Chris Hadfield to celebrate the Grape Growers of Ontario’s 70th Anniversary at the 2017 Celebrity Luncheon|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:06:54 GMT|
The first and only Canadian to ever command the International Space Station is scheduled to bring the marvels of science and space travel to guests as the Grape Growers of Ontario ‘grow into the future’ at the 2017 Celebrity Luncheon.
|H Stein : Wheat coproducts vary in protein digestibility when fed to pigs|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:00:07 GMT|
Research from the University of Illinois is helping to determine the quality of protein in wheat middlings and red dog, two coproducts of the wheat milling process that can be included in diets fed to pigs and other livestock.
|Minister Leal Building Agri-Food Trade Relations with Illinois and Missouri|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:44:39 GMT|
Jeff Leal, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, released the following statement after meeting with government and agri-food business leaders in Springfield, Illinois and St. Louis, Missouri:
|Saskatchewan farm girl graduates high school by herself|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:58:25 GMT|
Chelsea Kennedy had a solo graduation ceremony
|Ontario hog producer facing animal cruelty charges|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:17:50 GMT|
Two instances of farm animal cruelty have occurred recently
|New Holland Extends Curling Canada Partnership and Serves as 2018 Canadian Juniors Tournament Title Sponsor|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:45:38 GMT|
New Holland has extended its partnership with Curling Canada for another four years, commencing with the upcoming 2017-2018 Season of Champions curling season. In addition, New Holland assumes the exclusive title sponsorship for the Canadian Juniors tournament, renamed the New Holland Canadian Juniors, taking place Jan.
|Finding Front Line Workers Biggest Challenge for Agricultural Employers|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:39:50 GMT|
The Human Resources and Training Coordinator with Manitoba Pork says the biggest challenge for pork industry employers is attracting front line workers.
|Some Weeds Ahead Of Rice This Year|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:59:39 GMT|
I went out on a few farm calls in the past week, and have noticed a trend. Due to the unusually wet weather this spring, some of the weeds are already producing seed out in the field! This occurs when the field was moist or wet in the spring, and was not tilled or sprayed prior to planting.
|What Is A Biopesticide£|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:50:17 GMT|
Biopesticides are classified into three main categories: biochemical, microbials and plant-incorporated protectants.
|USA Halting Import Of Fresh Brazilian Beef|
|Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:45:36 GMT|
Sonny Perdue announced the suspension because of concerns about food safety.