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CLAAS of America recently received Gold Level Recognition in the Equipment Dealers Association’s (EDA) 2017 Dealer-Manufacturer Relations

Farms 22 Jun 2017 1:26 am

Upon Closure Of The Merger Transaction, Agrium And PotashCorp Will Become Nu..

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) (TSX and NYSE: POT) and Agrium Inc. (Agrium) (TSX and NYSE: AGU) announced today that

Farms 21 Jun 2017 10:45 pm

Farmers and pickup trucks: a perfect pair

Chevy’s new HD trucks are equipped with more horsepower and an eight speed transmission

Farms 21 Jun 2017 9:55 pm

Driving farm machinery can contribute to back issues, according to the Univer..

Farmers could consider additional seat cushions to help with back pain

Farms 21 Jun 2017 8:38 pm

Beekeepers Field Day

The 64th annual Beekeepers’ Field Day at Beaverlodge is this Friday. Dr. Steve Pernal, research scientist with Agriculture Canada at Beav

Farms 21 Jun 2017 6:37 pm

U.S. Pork Industry Plan to Allow Continued Pork Production in Presence of For..

Iowa's Agriculture Secretary says a plan being developed by the U.S. pork industry will enable state animal health officials to allow pork

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:53 pm

CFA report sets the stage for food policy summit

Leading up to the federal government's summit on June 22-23 on creating A Food Policy for Canada, the Canadian Federation of Agriculture (C

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:50 pm

Canada will defend supply management during NAFTA talks, says MacAulay

Minister MacAulay provides NAFTA discussion update

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:47 pm

Trump and NAFTA: If The United States Pulls Out It Will Be Chaos

Ryder Lee is the Chief Executive Officer of Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association (SCA)

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:44 pm

Canadian farmers seeking new crops could consider growing okra

Farmers interested in adding a new crop to their production line-up may want to look at okra as an opportunity.

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:43 pm

Over 100 U.S. ag groups plead with USDA to change its biotech regulation prop..

Proposed changes could delay GE seed production

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:34 pm

Joint Statement of Secretary Perdue (U.S.), Minister Lawrence MacAulay (Canad..

Canadian Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay, Mexican Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:32 pm

Grain Transportation Key Issue At Canada’s Farm Progress Show In Regina

Crop research and grain transportation will be key topics Wednesday at the Saskatchewan Wheat Commission semi-annual meeting in Regina at t

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:15 pm

Canada Farm Progress Show Underway In Regina, Saskatchewan

The 40th Canada Farm Progress Show was officially kicked off in Regina on Tuesday night, in what organizers are hoping will be another half

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:13 pm

Manitoba Pork Fending Off Renewed Criticism

While the province is planning to ease some of its environmental requirements for new hog barn construction, Manitoba Pork Chair George Mat

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:10 pm

North American Ag Leaders Conclude Meetings

Canadian Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay, Mexican Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries

Farms 21 Jun 2017 5:09 pm

CropLife America Supports Doud as Chief Agricultural Negotiator Pick

President Donald Trump has announced Gregg Doud as his pick for chief agricultural negotiator for the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)

Farms 21 Jun 2017 2:42 pm

R-CALF USA and Cattle Producers of Washington File Suit Against USDA to Requi..

The Ranchers-Cattlemen Legal Action Fund, United Stockgrowers of America (R-CALF USA) and Cattle Producers of Washington (CPoW) have filed

Farms 21 Jun 2017 1:27 pm

Has It Peaked? Glynn Tonsor Explains What's Been Driving Up Boxed Beef's Choi..

In the beef industry, wholesale boxed beef prices are used to gain insight into consumer demand. In recent days, Choice beef prices have cl

Farms 21 Jun 2017 12:36 pm

Kansas State University Hosts Inaugural Conference For Rural Veterinary Pract..

An inaugural event in Manhattan helped educate rural veterinarians on how to respond and work together in the event of a potential transbou

Farms 21 Jun 2017 11:50 am

Former National Cattlemen’s Beef Association economist nominated as chief a..

If nominated, Gregg Doud would also hold the rank of ambassador

Farms 20 Jun 2017 9:49 pm

Some Canadian food prices expected to rise, according to Dalhousie University

Groceries may get more expensive for Canadian consumers, according to Dalhousie University

Farms 20 Jun 2017 9:36 pm

S2G BioChem Announces Build of Advanced BioRefinery in Sarnia, Ontario Fundin..

S2G BioChem (S2G), a developer of natural biotechnology conversion processes, announced today that it has started work on the company’s f

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:50 pm

Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday with Chicken

One of Canada's celebrity chefs, Ricardo Larrivée, has created a chicken sandwich recipe for the Great Canadian Chicken BBQ at Major's Hi

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:42 pm

Heat Advisory for Horses

The summer months can produce extremely high temperatures, especially in California. Here, University of California, Davis, Veterinary Medi

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:41 pm

Government of Canada invests in Ontario clean technology projects

Canadians will benefit from new innovations in solar power, cloud computing and biofertilizers as a result of a $7.85-million investment by

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:40 pm

Exploring Equine Seasonal Allergies

As winter gives way to spring and summer, trees become greener and flowers bloom colorful and bright. Some people find themselves sneezing

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:40 pm

Feeding to Prevent Colic

When you go to the barn for evening chores you hear banging in the far stall--your horse is down and rolling. He gets to his feet when you

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:38 pm

Extra-Label Drug Use Revisited at World Pork Expo

The issue of extra-label drug use was a topic of discussion during the AASV members-only session at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, IA o

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:36 pm

Valtra Brand new A Series tractors

The A Series and its predecessors have always been an important part of Valtra’s model line-up so, after Valtra introduced the fourth gen

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:35 pm

John Deere Introduces Improved Backhoe and Loader for Compact Utility Tracto..

John Deere continues to evolve its expansive line of compact utility tractor implements with two additions, the 260B Backhoe and 120R Loade

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:32 pm

Minister Of Agriculture To Join Farmers At CanolaPALOOZA

Portage la Prairie will welcome over 200 farmers, researchers agronomists, and Minister and Deputy Minister of Agriculture to take part in

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:14 pm

Pilot Testing of Canadian Pork Excellence Wraps Up

The Manager of Producer Services with Sask Pork says final adjustments to the new Canadian Pork Excellence Program are now in the works.

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:09 pm

Alberta Barley Urges Farmers To Participate In Federal Government Consultati..

Alberta Barley is urging farmers to participate in online consultations for the Government of Canada’s A Food Policy for Canada. As prima

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:09 pm

NPPC Calls on Government to FMD Vaccine Bank

The National Pork Producers Council is calling on the U.S. government to provide one billion dollars over five years to fund the creation o

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:07 pm

Manitoba Agriculture Crop Report

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

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:04 pm

Dealing With Low Quality Crops

The quality of the crops that were harvested this spring has been quite low.

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:01 pm

Weekly Livestock Market Summary

Farms 20 Jun 2017 6:00 pm

Another Group Joins Effort To Attract Soybean Crushing Plant To Manitoba

The Dennis County Development Partnership is the latest group to join the effort to attract a soybean crushing facility to western Manitoba

Farms 20 Jun 2017 5:57 pm

US Hog Cash Markets Seeing Impressive Gains

US hog cash markets finished off last week with significant gains over the previous week's levels.

Farms 20 Jun 2017 5:55 pm

New Holland combine stars in Ritchie Bros. auction

Top sellers a John Deere tractor and Massey Ferguson swather

Farms 19 Jun 2017 9:40 pm

Chocolate milk comes from brown cows, according to some survey respondents

1,000 people participated in a survey in May

Farms 19 Jun 2017 8:47 pm


Grain conditioning is a widely used term that can be used to identify situations where either aeration or natural air drying is being utili

Farms 19 Jun 2017 7:42 pm

Alberta Crop Report

Next, we get an update on Alberta crop conditions.

Farms 19 Jun 2017 7:29 pm

Council highlights Growing Forward 2 successes at summer meeting

The diverse range of projects the Agricultural Adaptation Council (AAC) funds was the focus of the organization’s summer reception and di

Farms 19 Jun 2017 6:13 pm

Farm Groups Call on Ag Minister to Cancel GM Alfalfa Registration

Today, 14 farm organizations repeated their joint call for the federal government to cancel variety registration for all genetically modif

Farms 19 Jun 2017 6:11 pm

Introducing GrassLander: Ontario Farmers Growing Conservation Science

As a response to declining Bobolink and Eastern Meadowlark populations across the province, the Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Associati

Farms 19 Jun 2017 6:09 pm

Meat prices in Canada expected to jump in 2017

The researchers behind Canada’s annual food price report say that while they expect food inflation to be slightly lower this year than pr

Farms 19 Jun 2017 6:07 pm

Bigger Crops Require Increased Port Capacity

“When it comes to terminal capacity on the Coast, I would have to say the more the better.”

Farms 19 Jun 2017 5:32 pm

Grain Movement Positive Despite Rail And Port Challenges

Over the last few months, the Canadian grain handling and transportation system has received a lot of attention, and not only because of th

Farms 19 Jun 2017 5:30 pm