WPA Accepting Applications for Pork Mentorship Program
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:22:31 GMT
The Wisconsin Pork Association is now accepting applications for its Pork Mentorship Program. College students with a passion for agriculture and an interest in the swine industry are encouraged to apply. Prior experience in the pork industry is not required.
AALP Class 17 begins their leadership journey
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:54:35 GMT
A group of 18 agricultural professionals began their leadership journey as part of the Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program (AALP) with a three-and-a-half day session in Guelph, Ontario.
Acadian Plant Health Introduces Toggle In Canada.
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:31:21 GMT
Toggle Enhances Yields in Corn, Soybeans, Canola and Wheat.
Scientists Successfully Process Straw as Feed Supplement
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:58:58 GMT
Processed straw is offering potential as a feed supplement intended to reduce aggression among gestating sows.
Pork Producers Urged to Express Support for Bill 24
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:38:31 GMT
Manitoba Pork is encouraging its members to voice their support the provincial government's "Red Tape Reduction and Government Efficiency Act" during public hearings planned for next week.
Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program prepares for 2018 Dream Auction gala fundraiser
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:35:01 GMT
The Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program (AALP) is busy preparing for the 2018 AALP Dream Auction that will take place February 10, 2018 at the Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre. T
Deere wins trademark lawsuit in protection of green and yellow colors
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:31:20 GMT
A U.S. District Court in Kentucky has ruled in favor of Deere & Company in a lawsuit that was filed to protect use of the trademark green and yellow color combination on John Deere agricultural equipment.
Premier's Statement on U.S. NAFTA Supply Management Demands
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:06:29 GMT
Premier Kathleen Wynne released the following statement today on NAFTA and supply management:
Hypor Libra* Shines Brightly
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:04:26 GMT
How do you improve on the world’s most balanced sow£ The short answer is simple: Reach for the Star.
Inspecting Dugouts
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:57:09 GMT
Farmyard dugouts provide an important source of water for many farms.
Wanted: Frost-Damaged Faba Beans
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:55:41 GMT
Next, wanted: frost-damaged faba beans. Miranda Smit, research assistant with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, is looking for frost-damaged faba beans for a research project.
Green Aero Tech Joins Forces with Pattison Agriculture to Offer Customers an End to End Drainage Solution
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:53:05 GMT
Green Aero Tech’s goal is to make water management more efficient by utilizing the right technology for the job at hand. By partnering with Pattison Agriculture they are a critical part of an end to end solution for drainage, which is now available in 21 stores across Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
C&F Green Energy launches its range of small and medium wind turbines on the Canadian market
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:50:17 GMT
C&F Green Energy, global leaders in small and medium sized wind turbines, is currently installing a large number of small and medium sized wind turbines on farms across the UK, Ireland, Italy, Japan and a number of other international markets.
New Holland wins Silver Medal at the Agritechnica Innovation Award 2017 for the pro-active and automatic combine setting system, an industry first
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:48:01 GMT
Maximum throughput, minimum losses and damaged grain, less operator fatigue
Mental health – Ag industry working to better support farmers
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:41:42 GMT
Jobs in agriculture are rewarding but can also be extremely stressful. Producers should not hesitate to reach out for extra support when in need
Saskatchewan Farmers Take Cautious Approach To Federal Tax Changes
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:30:15 GMT
Saskatchewan farmers are taking a cautious approach to federal tax changes this week, but there is support.
Ritz Receives Beef Industry Award
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:27:52 GMT
Former federal agriculture minister Gerry Ritz was recently awarded the 2017 Beef Industry Innovation and Sustainability Award, presented by the Canadian Cattlemen's Association (CCA).
Canadian Wheat Research Coalition Elects Executive
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:25:39 GMT
The Canadian Wheat Research Coalition (CWRC) has elected its first executive from its Board of Directors.
Brookside Agra Introduces Calf-Rescue™ Oral Nutritional Supplement
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:01:32 GMT
Brookside Agra is now offering Calf-Rescue™ oral nutritional supplement for dairy and beef calves
Study: Horse Hoof Problem Prevalence High
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:50:59 GMT
If your horse suffers from a foot disorder, he’s far from being alone
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