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Four more countries join global coalition to protect pollinators

This takes the number of signatories for the ‘Coalition of the Willing on Pollinators’ to 16

DowntoEarth 23 Mar 2018 2:06 pm

New generation of cutting-edge nutritional strategies showcased at Animal Nut..

A new wave of cutting-edge nutritional innovation is emerging to power the animal agriculture and feed industries in Canada and beyond, hel 23 Mar 2018 12:52 am

Rare, endangered primate is born in Jerusalem zoo

The Times of India 22 Mar 2018 8:17 pm

Ontario producers hope to get ‘on track’ with new rail siding facility

Northern Ontario producers are examining the possibility of rail transport for their grain. 22 Mar 2018 6:49 pm

A few key practices can reduce internal parasite resistance

Resistance is something we currently hear a lot about in agriculture, including the issue of parasite resistance in beef cattle. As spring 22 Mar 2018 6:24 pm

Farmers encouraged to join beef pilot

Cargill’s Canadian beef sustainability pilot has reached another milestone. 22 Mar 2018 6:02 pm

National Pork Producers Council Calls for Successful NAFTA Renegotiation

The National Pork Producers Council warns loss of the North American Free Trade Agreement would be a devastating blow to an industry that's 22 Mar 2018 5:37 pm

Swine Welfare Research has Agricultural Sustainability and Global Food Secu..

The newly named NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Swine Welfare says a new research program looking at swine welfare will contribute to th 22 Mar 2018 5:36 pm

Cargill to sell its grain and crop inputs assets in Ontario to La Coop fédé..

Cargill today announced it has reached an agreement on the sale of Cargill's grain and crop inputs retail assets in Ontario, including its 22 Mar 2018 5:35 pm

Functional Qualities of Feed Ingredients More Important as Antibiotic Use B..

A Professor of Animal Science with Iowa State University says, as the use of antibiotics becomes more restricted, pork producers are lookin 22 Mar 2018 5:34 pm

Ontario Municipal Board rules in favour of London, Ont. abattoir

Ontario Municipal Board allows London, Ont. halal abattoir to continue operations 22 Mar 2018 5:34 pm

Integration of the Great Plains products into Quebec and Atlantic Canada - Ku..

Nearly two years after its parent company, Kubota Corporation, acquired the five divisions of Great Plains Manufacturing Inc., including se 22 Mar 2018 5:32 pm

Spring Fertilizer Prices

What are we seeing in terms of fertilizer prices this spring? To answer that question, we’re joined in studio by Ryan Furtas, input marke 22 Mar 2018 5:30 pm

A Big Day for Agricultural Societies

Yesterday was a big day for agricultural societies across the province, with the announcement that Alberta’s 283 primary and seven region 22 Mar 2018 5:28 pm

Crop Farm Types in the 2016 Census

Next we continue our look at farm types based on the 2016 Census of Agriculture. 22 Mar 2018 5:27 pm

Federal and Provincial Ag Ministers on same page when it comes to slow grain..

Grain movement was the key topic Wednesday, when the federal agriculture minister met his provincial counterpart in Regina. 22 Mar 2018 5:26 pm

Western Livestock Price Insurance Program continues to see strong uptake by..

Producers in Saskatchewan got some good news last month when the provincial government restored the PST exemption for premiums paid to agri 22 Mar 2018 5:24 pm

Canadian Canola Growers Association Wants Limit Increase On Cash Advance Pr..

Bill C-49 needs to be amended and passed by the Senate as soon as possible. 22 Mar 2018 5:22 pm

Temple Grandin Encourages The Ag Industry To Share Their Story

One of the most brilliant minds in animal welfare was at the 2018 Livestock Care Conference last week in Olds, Alberta. 22 Mar 2018 5:21 pm

Evaluation of Nitrogen and Planting Equipment in Spring Canola

Spring canola yields have been strong in Ontario in the past two years, but are we meeting our yield potential? Are there ways to profitabl 22 Mar 2018 5:19 pm

Valmar Airflo Founder To Be Honoured Posthumously At Awards Gala

This week is Manufacturing Week in Manitoba. 22 Mar 2018 5:19 pm

Canadian Grain Commission to reduce fees on April 1

The Canadian Grain Commission is reducing fees for many of its services and licences as of April 1, 2018. Several other fees will be stream 22 Mar 2018 5:16 pm

Female farmers star in new documentary

The Female Farmer Project will shine the spotlight on the contributions of women in ag 21 Mar 2018 9:40 pm

9TH Annual Ontario Hazelnut Association Symposium

On March 27, 2018, the Ontario Hazelnut Association, in co-operation with Ferrero Canada, will host IF YOU PLANT IT, THEY WILL COME, the 9T 21 Mar 2018 7:50 pm

BFO Encouraged by New Report Focused on Ensuring Affordable Access to Agricul..

The Beef Farmers of Ontario (BFO) commends the Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture and Forestry on the completion of the report titled 21 Mar 2018 6:54 pm

Monitoring Winter Burn Sites

Many farmers have burn piles on the property. 21 Mar 2018 6:31 pm

Keeping rural Alberta strong and sustainable

The Alberta government is investing in rural communities by committing to stable funding for agricultural societies and continuing to suppo 21 Mar 2018 6:28 pm

Western Canadian farmers and producer groups trying to get rail back on track..

Members of Canada’s ag industry gathered in Ottawa on Monday evening to voice their concerns about the grain transportation backlog. 21 Mar 2018 5:40 pm

CFC Announces Executive Committee for 2018

Chicken Farmers of Canada is proud to announce the election of the 2018 Executive Committee. The elections followed the annual general meet 21 Mar 2018 5:27 pm

Rural residents: vote for Ontario’s Worst Road

Farmers and other rural residents can raise awareness about the quality of infrastructure in their communities during the Canadian Automobi 21 Mar 2018 5:15 pm

U.S. corn producers could face EU tariffs

The European Union may target the U.S. corn industry with retaliatory tariffs 21 Mar 2018 4:32 pm

This Kenyan farmer is modernizing — and maintaining a circular mindset

A concept of growing interest in developed countries, a circular economy keeps resources in use for as long as possible, and extracts maxim

DowntoEarth 21 Mar 2018 3:14 pm

Gallagher Remains Top Wheat Variety for Third Consecutive Year, According to ..

Oklahoma State University (OSU) varieties continue to increase Hard Red Winter Wheat plantings in the state of Oklahoma, according to the M 21 Mar 2018 1:48 pm

USDA's McKinney Talks Trade with Japan

USDA Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney talked to reporters March 12 about his recent trip to Japan, w 21 Mar 2018 12:53 pm

Research Suggests Plants and Predators Might Work Together to Control Aphids

A Clemson University professor is involved in a study of natural tools to control aphids. 21 Mar 2018 12:44 pm

विकल्प की उपेक्षा

किसान बासमती से मुनाफा पाने की स्थिति में तो है लेकिन

DowntoEarth 21 Mar 2018 12:44 pm

Homemade Herbicide Considerations

Recipes for homemade weed killers abound on the internet. University of Illinois Extension specialist Michelle Wiesbrook explains why homem 21 Mar 2018 12:34 pm

Spring Seeding of Forages

Late this month (depending on the weather) and on into April provides one of the two preferred times to seed perennial cool-season forages. 21 Mar 2018 12:32 pm

Nitrogen Rate Recommendations for Wheat - 2018

Wheat has already reached green-up across the state so spring N may be applied anytime fields are fit. 21 Mar 2018 12:29 pm

Sustained Farmer Advocacy Needed to Help Protect the RFS in Washington

Concerns continue this week that the Trump Administration could decide to strike a deal for oil refiners that would have immediate and last 21 Mar 2018 10:33 am

Feed at Night, Calve During the Day

Does feeding time influence the time of calving? To answer this question, SDSU Extension Cow/Calf Field Specialists Adele Harty and Taylor 21 Mar 2018 10:25 am

Summary of the 2017 SMaRT Seed Treatment Trials

At the 2017 SMaRT (Soybean Management and Research Technology) meetings, producers told us they wanted the SMaRT program to evaluate seed t 21 Mar 2018 10:02 am

Sampling Tools and Tips for Field Diagnostics

It is time to assemble a good set of diagnostic tools as the planting season approaches and field visits will be needed. 21 Mar 2018 9:57 am

Weekly USMEF Audio Report: New Concepts for U.S. Pork and Beef Dishes Highlig..

With red meat demand among Japanese consumers continuing to gain momentum, the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) introduced new and uniqu 21 Mar 2018 9:16 am

Ontario Growing More Opportunities for Local Food in Public Sector Organizati..

Ontario is encouraging public sector organizations to use more locally grown and produced food by delivering on the commitment to support t 21 Mar 2018 1:13 am

Poultry industry must eliminate salmonella

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is changing course, forcing poultry processors to eliminate salmonella bacteria in raw and frozen chick 21 Mar 2018 12:25 am

Mobile business solution makes traceability easier, more affordable for farme..

New data capture technology is making traceability and food safety risk management easier for Canadian beef, dairy, bison, goat and sheep f 20 Mar 2018 9:29 pm

G3 Canada Ltd to expand into Alberta, continue growth in Saskatchewan

G3 Canada Limited (G3) announced plans today to build two new facilities including its first primary elevator in Alberta, and further expan 20 Mar 2018 6:13 pm

Agriculture Financial Services Corporation new CEO

Steve Blakely is the new Chief Executive Officer of Agriculture Financial Services Corporation. Blakely brings in excess of 40 years of fin 20 Mar 2018 6:08 pm

Barley Market Update

First off today, a barley market update. Neil Blue, provincial crop market analyst with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, says feed barley 20 Mar 2018 6:05 pm