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Canadian Agri-food Exporters Mark Provisional Application Of CETA

The Canadian Agri-Food Trade Alliance (CAFTA) welcomes the beginning of provisional application of the historic Comprehensive Economic and

Farms 22 Sep 2017 8:11 pm

Students Take Part In Amazing Ag Adventure

Agriculture in the Classroom Manitoba (AITC-MB) held its signature event this week south of Winnipeg.

Farms 22 Sep 2017 8:06 pm

KAP Questions CP Rail's Decision To Close Producer Loading Sites

CP Rail's decision to close down 17 producer car loading sites in western Canada is not sitting well with Keystone Agricultural Producers (

Farms 22 Sep 2017 8:03 pm

New Market Access To Europe

As of Thursday, new duty free quotas are available for hormone free Canadian beef entering the European Union.

Farms 22 Sep 2017 8:01 pm

Automatic Harvest Sample Results

This year, it is easier and faster for producers to get their Harvest Sample Program results.

Farms 22 Sep 2017 7:58 pm

Saskatchewan Crop Report

Saskatchewan farmers are slowly making their way into the field. Adverse weather has delayed spring field work, such as applying herbicide

Farms 22 Sep 2017 7:56 pm

Adjusting Procedures For Clubroot Management

The Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation (SCIC) has taken steps to mitigate the spread of clubroot disease.

Farms 22 Sep 2017 7:54 pm

CETA The Wrong Deal For People Says National Farmers Union

Major portions of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) came into force.

Farms 22 Sep 2017 7:52 pm

Ontario Pork Processing Leaps Ahead

Ontario’s pork processing capacity took a huge leap forward last week when the province announced a $5.3 million investment into a state-

Farms 22 Sep 2017 7:00 pm

Op Ed - Farmers need more light, less heat, in tax proposal debate

The federal government is proposing changes to the Income Tax Act aimed at collecting revenue from corporations that are using certain meas

Farms 22 Sep 2017 6:58 pm

New Agricultural Market Opportunities with CETA Provisional Application in Fo..

Exports represent about half of the value of what Canadian farmers and food processors produce. Budget 2017 commits the Government to ambit

Farms 22 Sep 2017 6:54 pm

Maintaining Mental Health Key to Coping with PED

The Human Resources and Training Coordinator with Manitoba Pork says it's important for swine barn workers dealing with the stresses of Por

Farms 22 Sep 2017 5:47 pm

AGCO Announces $2 Million Investment in Maryland Assembly and Distribution Fa..

Industry-leading assembly line equipment, technology and warehouse expansion support increasing Massey Ferguson compact and utility tractor

Farms 22 Sep 2017 5:43 pm

Plan to Assess Field for Ear Rot and Mycotoxin Risk OMAFRA Field Crop Team

With assistance from the Ontario Agri Business Association (OABA) and funding through the Grain Farmers of Ontario, Ontario Ministry of Foo

Farms 22 Sep 2017 5:40 pm

Manitoba’s Amazing Agriculture Adventure teaches students where their food ..

Agriculture in the Classroom Manitoba (AITC-MB) brought in about a thousand grade four and five students to participate in the annual Amazi

Farms 22 Sep 2017 5:24 pm

Public Hearing for Proposed Dicamba Regulations Scheduled for November 8

The Arkansas State Plant Board voted to approve regulatory changes for the application of products labeled for agricultural use that contai

Farms 22 Sep 2017 2:34 pm

Davis Receives Kenny Walter Scholarship

Kady Davis of Carrollton is the first recipient of the Kenny Walter Scholarship presented by the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation

Farms 22 Sep 2017 11:53 am

Price Discovery in the Premium Era

Cattle just aren’t traded the same today as they were decades ago

Farms 22 Sep 2017 11:46 am

Fall Grazing Offers Opportunities and Challenges

After a summer of drought in North Dakota, pastures have been used heavily and cattle producers are looking for forage options to get them

Farms 22 Sep 2017 11:32 am

Where Does it Cost the Most and Least to Rent Pasture?

Pasture rent is an expense most cattle producers negotiate on a yearly basis and it can fluctuate based on competition from other grazers

Farms 22 Sep 2017 11:07 am

Precision Agriculture Conference: October 25 in Saskatoon is very pleased to be hosting a world class Precision Agriculture Conference & Ag Technology Showcase on October 25th, 2017 in Sa

Farms 21 Sep 2017 9:48 pm

Two Saskatchewan grain elevators sold to Minnesota’s Pipeline Foods

Each elevator is estimated to move 25,000 tonnes of grain in 2018, according to Pipeline Foods

Farms 21 Sep 2017 9:40 pm

CETA the Wrong Deal for People says National Farmers Union

Major portions of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) are coming into force today.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 9:04 pm

Illinois farmers rally around a friend in need

More than 40 pieces of machinery and trucks were on Dan Stahl’s farm to help harvest his corn and soybeans

Farms 21 Sep 2017 8:05 pm

Researchers Identify Strategies For Reducing Aggression Among Group Housed So..

A researcher with the Prairie Swine Centre says a range of strategies have been shown effective for reducing aggression among group housed

Farms 21 Sep 2017 6:32 pm

CETA now in effect, Canadian efforts to resolve technical barriers continue

The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) notes with interest the provisional implementation of the Canada-European Union (EU) Comprehen

Farms 21 Sep 2017 6:27 pm

Making Soybean Silage

In 2017, wet growing conditions have made it difficult to put up high quality forages. A wet spring delayed planting in many regions, and t

Farms 21 Sep 2017 6:22 pm

duBreton continues its push to produce 100 per cent organic pork

Producing 100 per cent organic pork is challenging, but possible, says duBreton’s president

Farms 21 Sep 2017 6:06 pm

Getting Into Farming Information Session

Next we hear about the role of new venture specialists with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, and an upcoming event.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 5:10 pm

Stats Canada Predicts Record Canola Production In 2017

Canola production in Canada is estimated to reach a record 19.7 million tonnes in 2017, according to Statistics Canada's model-based princi

Farms 21 Sep 2017 5:07 pm

CETA Comes Into Effect Thursday

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union comes into effect Thursday, September 21.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 5:05 pm

AGCO teams with Proceedix to power assisted reality through Glass on its man..

AGCO Corporation, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and solutions, today announced that it has teamed up w

Farms 21 Sep 2017 5:00 pm

Helping Farmers Meet Growing Demand For Organics

The agriculture and agri-food sector is a key contributor to the Canadian economy. The Government of Canada is committed to working with th

Farms 21 Sep 2017 4:59 pm

Frost Hits Standing Canola. What To Do?

You have two choices in this situation: Swath now or wait.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 4:55 pm

How To Check Bins

Monitor bins closely during the first six weeks after harvest and then continue to check stored canola regularly until delivery.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 4:52 pm

Straight Cutting Tips For Leaning And Lodged Crop

Light lodging can actually help straight combining as it can “knit” the crop and reduce whipping in the wind.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 4:51 pm

Proposed tax changes could hit farmers the hardest

Proposed tax modifications have the potential to significantly affect farming families.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 4:49 pm

Saskatchewan Farmers Beat Drought With New Wheat Varieties

To some Saskatchewan wheat farmers, rain clouds were like an endangered species this summer. But with harvest well underway, some of them m

Farms 21 Sep 2017 4:48 pm

Raised by a Canadian Farmer brand expands

The Chicken Farmers of Canada (CFC) has added further meaning to their recognizable logo for their Raised by a Canadian Farmer campaign.

Farms 21 Sep 2017 3:16 pm

ASA Supports CREAATE Act in Senate

American Soybean Association (ASA) Vice President John Heisdorffer signaled the association’s strong support today for legislation that w

Farms 21 Sep 2017 1:23 pm

Permaculture is growing rapidly in India

A science meant for small scale farmers, permaculture can hugely benefit India as 67% of farmland is owned by marginal farmers

Down To Earth 21 Sep 2017 12:08 pm

AgFunder Reports AgriFood Tech Startups Raised $4.4bn in H1-2017

Farm technologies raised $1.1 billion, 56% year-over-year growth.

Farms 20 Sep 2017 9:27 pm

Case IH 7120 combine sells for top dollar at BigIron auction

Other top sellers included John Deere and Versatile tractors

Farms 20 Sep 2017 9:09 pm

B.C. dairy farmer to represent Canada in 2018 World Ploughing Championships

Francis Sache will take part in the reversible plowing competition at the 2018 World Ploughing Championships in Germany

Farms 20 Sep 2017 8:33 pm

Cover crops and weed protection: Not all created equal

Fall-planted cover crops do not all provide the same level of protection against Amaranthus spp. weeds, such as palmer amaranth and waterhe

Farms 20 Sep 2017 7:09 pm

Managing Frost Damaged Wheat

Unfortunately, many of the areas hit by frost are also areas with late seeded crops.

Farms 20 Sep 2017 6:54 pm

Rain To Southern Saskatchewan Both Good News And Bad For Farmers

Agriculture minister Lyle Stewart sees pluses and minuses from this week’s rain.

Farms 20 Sep 2017 6:52 pm

Soybean Harvest About A Third Complete In Manitoba

According to Manitoba Pulse and Sobyean Growers (MPSG), soybean harvest is sitting at about 30 per cent complete in Manitoba.

Farms 20 Sep 2017 6:46 pm

Raised by a Canadian Farmer Means Even More Now

Chicken Farmers of Canada has expanded its Raised by a Canadian Farmer brand to incorporate the programs that farmers use to raise their bi

Farms 20 Sep 2017 6:45 pm

Agrian Continues to Expand International Footprint

In line with a familiar growth trajectory, Agrian Inc. is moving into Australia with a physical support and sales presence to meet new mark

Farms 20 Sep 2017 6:42 pm