|Minister MacAulay Strengthens Agricultural Trade Partnership with Mexico|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:14:20 GMT|
Growing Canada's agricultural trade with Mexico is a key economic driver that will help create more long-term growth and good jobs that benefit the middle-class. Bilateral agri-trade between Canada and Mexico reached $4.2 billion in 2016.
|Farm Management Enthusiasts Gather in Ottawa to Showcase Excellence|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:12:00 GMT|
Farm Management Canada (FMC) held its annual national Agricultural Excellence Conference in Ottawa from November 21st to the 23rd, welcoming over 240 farm management enthusiasts from across Canada.
|Facebook co-founder tours Missouri egg farm|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:30:01 GMT|
Mark Zuckerberg calls the hard work at Stanton Brothers Eggs “inspiring to see”
|Leading Edge Equipment wants to help farmers and equipment manufacturers|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:11:00 GMT|
The organization is geared towards smaller equipment manufacturers, due to changes in the agricultural industry
|New executive named to Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame board|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:09:39 GMT|
The Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame Association (CAHFA) announced its 2018 board of directors recently, including newly named President Guy Charbonneau and Vice President Trish Jordan.
|B.C. groups propose designation of BX Ranch as an agricultural park|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:36:07 GMT|
Local politicians are considering selling remaining parts of the ranch, but citizens want it left untouched
|Clubroot Infested Areas of Alberta 2017|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:22:09 GMT|
Clubroot is a serious soil-borne disease of canola, mustard and cole crops, and is a declared pest under Alberta’s Agricultural Pests Act.
|Faba Bean Feed Benchmark|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:18:34 GMT|
Prices for barley rose slightly in Manitoba and Saskatchewan but remained unchanged in Alberta over the past two weeks.
|Pulse Market Insight|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:17:43 GMT|
How Much Turmoil for New-Crop Markets£
|Year-end Tax Management|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:13:23 GMT|
On yesterday’s program, Joel Bokenfohr, manager, business structures and financial policy with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, discussed what producers should be thinking about as the year comes to an end.
|Wheat Breeding at Lacombe|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:11:37 GMT|
On yesterday’s program we heard about barley research at the Field Crop Development Centre in Lacombe.
|Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:10:38 GMT|
First off today, as we do every Friday, we get an update on the grains and oilseeds markets.
|Canola Council encouraged by efforts to advance trade relations with China|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:08:24 GMT|
Earlier this week in Beijing, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang concluded the second Annual Leaders’ Dialogue between Canada and China.
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:01:17 GMT|
Speaker: Steve Meyer, vice president with EMI Analytics
|New Program Supporting Low-carbon Innovation for Industry|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:49:38 GMT|
Helping Fight Climate Change and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Pollution in Ontario
|Will Consumers Pay More for Verified Sustainable Beef£|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:46:30 GMT|
Canada’s beef farmers hope to learn whether their customers, and ultimately consumers, will pay more for sustainably produced beef coming from a verified production system
|Growing Forward 2 helps Ontario greenhouse veggies go global|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:43:28 GMT|
Ontario’s greenhouse cucumbers have strengthened their presence in the United States and will soon be on the market in Asia. That’s due to Growing Forward 2 (GF2) funding that the Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers (OGVG) was able to access for various market development initiatives.
|Effectively Managing Stripe Rust|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:40:05 GMT|
In 2016 the milder winter conditions resulted in early leaf and stripe rust infections in Tennessee and Kentucky. This resulted in rust spores being blown into Ontario earlier than we typically see. By mid-May 2016, stripe rust was prevalent in most areas of southwestern Ontario. Growers who selected tolerant varieties or applied a foliar fungicide were able to keep the disease at bay.
|Canada expands agri-food market access in China|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:36:43 GMT|
Trade is a priority for the Government of Canada as a key driver of the economy, helping to creating new market opportunities for Canadian businesses, including for Canada’s farmers and food processors.
|Importance of Chinese Market for Canadian Pork Expands|
|Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:33:49 GMT|
The Manager of Public Relations with the Canadian Pork Council says China is quickly becoming a key market for the Canadian pork sector.