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Ontario Government ad causes stir within provincial agricultural community

Image shows government is out of touch with rural Ontario, according to some members of the ag community

Farms 26 Jul 2017 8:53 pm

Winter cereals in some Manitoba regions are starting to turn

Disease pressure in Manitoba fields appears to be low at this point

Farms 26 Jul 2017 8:20 pm

Husqvarna Canada Teams Up with Pro Soccer Teams to Score Goals for Trees

Every Toronto FC, Vancouver Whitecaps and Montreal Impact goal isn’t just good for the teams, they’re also good for the environment. Hu

Farms 26 Jul 2017 7:50 pm

AGCO to Acquire Precision Planting from The Climate Corporation

Innovative Planting Equipment Technology

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:34 pm

When To Cut For Hay Or Greenfeed

Dry conditions in many parts of the province are having an impact on forage growth and quality.

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:32 pm

Livestock premises identification numbers provide many benefits to the indust..

From July 25 to 31, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) are promoting the importance of livesto

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:31 pm

Harvest Starts Early In Parts Of Southwest Saskatchewan; Yields Expected To..

Harvest has started earlier than normal in the southwest part of Saskatchewan because of extremely dry conditions and yields are not expect

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:30 pm

Producers Advised To Watch For Aphids

Producers are being advised to scout their Lentil crops for any signs of pea aphids.

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:27 pm

Livestock Producers Reminded of Value of Obtaining Premise Identification Num..

Livestock producers who have not already registered the locations on which they have animals are being encouraged to do so.

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:14 pm

New CAP addresses some farmer concerns but falls short on programs for managi..

The Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) is pleased to see that several of its concerns have been addressed by Canada’s agriculture m

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:12 pm

Livestock Premises ID Participation Strengthens Canadian Agriculture

Livestock traceability protects Canada’s livestock industry and the public’s well-being by strengthening the ability to respond quickly

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:08 pm

Horticultural research centre marks 10-year anniversary

It’s been 10 years since a new horticultural research facility in Niagara Region was launched as the Vineland Research and Innovation Cen

Farms 26 Jul 2017 6:07 pm

Ag Minister Concerned About Late Entry Into BRM Program

Business Risk Management programs will once again be part of the next agricultural policy framework.

Farms 26 Jul 2017 5:53 pm

Seeds Starting To Develop In Soybeans

Soybeans in Manitoba are quickly advancing.

Farms 26 Jul 2017 5:47 pm

New Additive Hands Biodiesel the Win as Cleanest Liquid Fuel in the U.S.

The California Air Resource Board announced on July 20, 2017 that it has certified a biodiesel additive that will make B20 blends in Califo

Farms 26 Jul 2017 12:03 pm

NMPF Officer, Michigan Cooperative President Highlights Concerns with Dairy S..

Congress must revise the dairy safety net program established in the 2014 Farm Bill to provide farmers with effective risk management prote

Farms 26 Jul 2017 11:59 am

ND Corn Leaders Attend Corn Congress, Meet With Congressional Staff

Fargo, North Dakota – The North Dakota Corn Growers Association (NDCGA) sent delegates to Washington, DC to meet with Congressional staff

Farms 26 Jul 2017 11:52 am

Readout on Principals Meeting on Agriculture and Rural Prosperity Task Force

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today hosted a 90-minute working breakfast meeting involving principals who are members of the A

Farms 26 Jul 2017 11:48 am

ASA’s Scott Testifies on Farm Bill Risk Management Programs

Soybean farmer Kevin Scott testified on the importance of risk management programs within the nation’s farm legislation at a hearing befo

Farms 26 Jul 2017 11:38 am

WANTED: Members of Ontario’s ag community for mental health interviews

Researchers hope to develop a national mental health literacy program for the ag industry

Farms 25 Jul 2017 10:13 pm

Japanese beetle and thistle caterpillar causing issues in Illinois soybean fi..

Illinois soybeans haven’t faced large amounts of disease pressure, according to a DEKALB agronomist

Farms 25 Jul 2017 9:04 pm

CNH Industrial and Trimble Announce Data Sharing Connectivity

Trimble and CNH Industrial, a global leader in agricultural equipment, announced today that they are enabling wireless connectivity between

Farms 25 Jul 2017 8:33 pm

How Does Transport Impact Senior Horse Immune Function?

Researchers have long known that transportation can be stressful for horses—not only for their minds but also for their bodies. Still, sc

Farms 25 Jul 2017 8:29 pm

What You Need to Know About Equine Stomach Acid

Did you know the average horse’s stomach only has a 2- to 4-gallon capacity? That’s because it was designed to digest a small but stead

Farms 25 Jul 2017 8:28 pm

Case IH tractor sells for top dollar at Ritchie Bros. auction

Other top sellers included Case IH combines and a New Holland tractor

Farms 25 Jul 2017 7:21 pm

Premises Identification

First off today we continue our interview with Allan Pelletier, director of livestock traceability with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, a

Farms 25 Jul 2017 7:07 pm

Scouting For Fusarium

Now is the time farmers should be scouting their wheat and barley crops for fusarium.

Farms 25 Jul 2017 7:06 pm

Livestock Premises ID Participation Strengthens Canadian Agriculture

Livestock traceability protects Canada's livestock industry and the public's well-being by strengthening the ability to respond quickly to

Farms 25 Jul 2017 7:03 pm

Manitoba Agriculture Crop Report

Warm, dry and windy weather conditions prevailed across the province allowing for favourable drying of soil surface.

Farms 25 Jul 2017 7:00 pm

KAP President Pleased To See Canadian Ag Partnership Come To Fruition

Ag leaders across Canada are looking forward to the new Canadian Agricultural Partnership, which was announced on Friday.

Farms 25 Jul 2017 6:56 pm

Wallenstein Feed & Supply Ltd. and suppliers contribute $103,500 to Farm & Fo..

(Wallenstein) Wallenstein Feed & Supply Ltd. (WFS), a feed manufacturing company based in Wallenstein, Ontario, has announced a donation of

Farms 25 Jul 2017 6:34 pm

Biosecurity is always important for pig farmers, but with fair season underwa..

Speaker: Dr. Lisa Becton, director of swine health information and research, National Pork Board

Farms 25 Jul 2017 6:31 pm

Manitoba PED Outbreak Appears on the Decline

The Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea outbreak that has spread throughout swine operations in southeastern Manitoba since the end of April appears

Farms 25 Jul 2017 6:25 pm

ARC and E Approach Proving Effective in Dealing with PED

A program originally set up in Ontario to combat Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome has been has been extremely effective in dea

Farms 25 Jul 2017 6:23 pm

Testing on pigs may reduce drug failure rates

Pigs could assist in putting only the most successful drugs on pharmacy shelves, thanks to Penn State University researchers.

Farms 25 Jul 2017 4:38 pm

BSE discovered in Alabama

The infected animal did not enter the food cycle

Farms 25 Jul 2017 3:16 pm

NAJYRC Daily Wrap Up | July 21, 2017 Canadians Jump to Two Team Silver Medals

he third day of competition at the 2017 Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships (NAJYRC), presented by Gotham North,

Farms 25 Jul 2017 2:40 pm

Rohwer Testifies at Senate Hearing on 2018 Farm Bill

Crop insurance and commodity title programs have been critical for helping farmers survive sustained low commodity prices, and they should

Farms 25 Jul 2017 2:27 pm

What You Need to Know About Equine Stomach Acid

Did you know the average horse’s stomach only has a 2- to 4-gallon capacity?

Farms 25 Jul 2017 1:51 pm

Sukup Employees Named as Top Officers for the North Iowa GEAPS Chapter

Sukup Manufacturing Co. employees, Brent Hansen and John Hanig are no strangers to the Grain Elevator and Processing Society community. In

Farms 24 Jul 2017 9:45 pm

Government Of Canada Extends A Food Policy For Canada Consultations

A Food Policy for Canada will set a long-term vision for the health, environmental, social, and economic goals related to food, while ident

Farms 24 Jul 2017 9:43 pm

Not even a tornado could prevent a Saskatchewan farmer from completing fieldw..

Farmer applies fungicide with tornado in the background

Farms 24 Jul 2017 8:50 pm

Crop Report

Next we take a look at the highlights from the latest crop report, with conditions as of July 18, 2017.

Farms 24 Jul 2017 8:04 pm

Canadian Agricultural Partnership

And a quick note that Canada’s agriculture ministers signed a $3 billion partnership with Ottawa at the close of two days of meetings in

Farms 24 Jul 2017 8:03 pm

Weekly Livestock Market Summary

Farms 24 Jul 2017 7:25 pm

More Virulent Strain of PRRS Challenges Manitoba Pork Producers and Swine Vet..

The President of the Canadian Association of Swine Veterinarians says a new more virulent strain of PRRS is creating new challenges for por

Farms 24 Jul 2017 7:24 pm

'Shear' Determination Nets Competitors Awards At Sheep Exhibition

The 2017 Grasslands Sheep Exhibition attracted some top quality animals this year.

Farms 24 Jul 2017 7:21 pm

Canadian Angus Foundation Congratulates Devon Donald, Junior Angus Stockman ..

When he was 9 years old, Devon Donald started his own purebred Angus herd. Eleven years later, he has been presented with the Canadian Angu

Farms 24 Jul 2017 7:18 pm

Strong Attendance For Ag In Motion

Show Manager Rob O’Connor says they have seen a lot of interest in this year’s show with strong attendance.

Farms 24 Jul 2017 7:16 pm

Flax Council President Announces Retirement

The president of the Flax Council of Canada has decided to retire.

Farms 24 Jul 2017 7:13 pm