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New Automower AWD models for exceptional lawncare in tough conditions

Husqvarna Automower produces no direct emissions, delivers the same consistent results 24/7 and can work rain or shine, and even at night because it is ultra-quiet. 27 May 2020 2:56 am

OFA will receive Canadian Agricultural Partnership funding to address agri-food labour supply and training cha..

The Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) is pleased to announce the provincial and federal governments support of OFAs project proposal to rapidly develop a comprehens 27 May 2020 1:31 am

Government of Canada enhances Youth Employment and Skills Program to help create new positions for youth in th..

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada is taking steps to ensure the resilience of the food supply chain and to provide support to keep the agriculture sect 27 May 2020 1:25 am

4 indicators that signal a rebound in the farm economy

COVID-19 has disrupted all parts of the economy, and agriculture is no exception. 27 May 2020 1:19 am

Sollio Cooperative Group selects EQ Care to deliver telemedicine services for employees and their families

Sollio Cooperative Group, one of the world's largest agricultural cooperatives, has chosen EQ Care to deliver telemedicine services for employees of its parent company an 27 May 2020 1:15 am

Turkey Farmers of Canada announce additional 80k donation to Kids Help Phone and 4-H Canada through The Wishbo..

Canada's turkey farmers announced another $80,000 donation in the wake of COVID-19, which will support mental health initiatives across the country. 27 May 2020 1:06 am

Revamped Clinical Impressions Survey Increases Veterinary Response Rate

Improvements made by the Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network to its quarterly Clinical Impressions Survey have dramatically improved the response rate of veteri 26 May 2020 12:20 am

Feed Sourced rom FMD Free Regions Poses Minimal Risk to North American Livestock

The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says, by sourcing feed ingredients from foreign animal disease free regions, the risk of importing these inf 26 May 2020 12:13 am

Discoveries Related to Brachyspira Expected to Help in Developing New Vaccines

Discoveries related to one of the bacterial species responsible for swine dysentery disease, could lead to the creation of vaccines to prevent the infection. 26 May 2020 12:09 am

Keep it Clean - 2020 Products of Concern

Keep it Clean is reminding growers to use acceptable pesticides only during the growing season ahead. 25 May 2020 11:25 pm

Ontario Makes it Easier to Conduct Business during COVID-19

The Government of Ontario is making it easier for people to conduct business and practice physical distancing in the new COVID-19 environment. 22 May 2020 10:57 pm

New protection against flea beetles for canola

A new insecticide seed treatment from Bayer helps protect canola against flea beetles in Western Canada. 22 May 2020 10:55 pm

We're PLOWING ON at the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo

The 103rd edition of the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo (IPM) has been postponed until October 2021. The IPM will run from Wednesday, October 13th to Saturday 22 May 2020 10:47 pm

Cyclone Amphan hit 100,000 ha farmland: Odisha minister

Farmers rue crop loss, blame state for insufficient insurance policy

DowntoEarth 22 May 2020 6:22 pm

New Feed Flow Control for Big Wheel Feeders improves user experience

Osborne Industries, Inc., is pleased to announce the release of a new feed flow adjustment system for the companys line of Big Wheel Pig Feeders. 21 May 2020 11:14 pm

Genetic Selection for Disease Resilience Expected to Become Mainstream

The identification of genetic traits that contribute to disease resilience in swine can be expected to become a mainstream approach to protecting pigs from disease. 21 May 2020 11:06 pm

Survey Launched to Learn More About Purple Sows

The Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network has launched a survey to help learn more about the frequency of an unusual condition in sows. 21 May 2020 11:04 pm


Ontario farmers, agronomists, students, and agri-retailers can now take a region-specific course on utilizing 4R Nutrient Stewardship best management practices on provinc 21 May 2020 10:58 pm

Working together through COVID-19

CFO participates in roundtable with Minister Hardeman 21 May 2020 10:56 pm

Heat kills thousands of Australians yearly: Study

Australian researchers have called to add climate change as an official cause of death after a study published on Thursday found that heat-related deaths have been under-

The Times of India 21 May 2020 12:08 pm

COVID-19: 60% farmers suffered yield loss on their harvest, shows survey

Survey aimed to evaluate the impact of the nationwide lockdown against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on agricultural production and livelihood

DowntoEarth 21 May 2020 10:57 am

FCPC CEO, Michael Graydon, Appears on The Voice of Retail Podcast

FCPC CEO, Michael Graydon, offered an exclusive interview on The Voice of Retail. He and host, Michael LeBlanc, discussed how brands reacted to the shockwave of demand fo 21 May 2020 1:10 am

New U.S. Aid to Farmers Leaves Ontario Farmers Unable to Compete

Grain Farmers of Ontario, the provinces largest commodity organization, representing Ontarios 28,000 barley, corn, oat, soybean and wheat farmers urge the Canadian govern 20 May 2020 11:23 pm

Majority of Canadians believe that hunger and food insecurity will worsen as a result of COVID-19

86 per cent also believe that agriculture and agri-food plays a key role in Canadas national security and critical infrastructure 20 May 2020 11:20 pm

Why Has Corn Taken So Long To Emerge in 2020?

Some corn was planted around 10th of April. A much larger acreage got in between the 21st and 27th. The rest got in during the first part of May. 20 May 2020 11:16 pm

Doug Ford must stop delaying and step up for Ontario farmers and food security now: Vanthof

Speaking in the Legislative Assembly on Wednesday, NDP Deputy Leader John Vanthof said that Doug Ford needs to listen to Ontario farmers who are facing the Covid-19 crisi 20 May 2020 11:09 pm

Exploring the Connection between Mental Health and Farm Business Management

New report reveals 88% of farmers say following a written business plan has contributed to their peace of mind 20 May 2020 2:10 am

Imaflex Continues to See Positive Results from ADVASEAL Field Trial

Imaflex Inc. (Imaflex or the Corporation) (TSXV: IFX), announces positive independent trial results from the first harvest comparing tomato production with ADVASEAL to th 20 May 2020 1:56 am

Fruit and vegetable growers welcome funding to protect farm workers

Ontarios fruit and vegetable growers are pleased with the announcement of financial supports from the federal and provincial governments to protect agricultural workers o 20 May 2020 1:52 am

How farm couples can stay happy working together

As reducing the spread of COVID-19 has closed offices and workers are set-up at home, people are now experiencing something many farmers already do work alongside a spou 20 May 2020 1:49 am

Q&A: Country singer and ag business owner Levi Riggs

Byline: From the time he sangin church with his grandmother as a child, Levi Riggs has had a love for music. Born on a dairy farm in Indiana, Riggs went on to study his p

Successful Farming 19 May 2020 12:31 am

Why Sprayers Tip

This article is a short reminder for sprayer operators to respect the possibility of tipping a sprayer. 18 May 2020 10:39 pm

Real World Study Confirms Ability of Viruses to Survive in Feed

Research conducted on behalf of the Swine Health Information Center has confirmed the ability of viruses to survive in feed under real world conditions. Laboratory resear 18 May 2020 10:35 pm

COVID-19: Food Bank Requests To The Ontario Government

In 2019, Ontarios provincial food bank network was accessed by over 520,000 people who visited our services more than 3.2 million times. 18 May 2020 10:29 pm

Food Banks Canada Launches Next Phase Campaign: 'I ATE' to Raise Remaining $70M in $150M Appeal

Food Banks Canada is announcing the next phase of its campaign, I ATE with the goal of raising $70 million. This amount marks the remainder of the $150M appeal that was i 18 May 2020 10:24 pm

Paddy or no paddy: Quest for equilibrium between water, livelihood in Haryana

Paddy is not suitable for Haryana and to sustain its water resources and to agrarian livelihood in the long term, according to a water productivity report

DowntoEarth 18 May 2020 4:46 pm

Why rapid urbanisation in peri-urban areas is a concern for Chandigarh

 Kharar, an urban settlement in Chandigarh, is witness to fast-track development in the past few years

DowntoEarth 18 May 2020 1:53 pm

Economic stimulus package on Day 3 a repetition of budget: Experts

The announcement included some major policy shifts that may have far-reaching consequences

DowntoEarth 16 May 2020 2:04 pm

Agriculture sector to grow by 4.5% over next 3 years: Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

Agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar pointed out that the government had taken steps to minimise farm distress by injecting 1 lakh crore into the economy through wel

The Economic Times 16 May 2020 4:54 am

Farmers can soon sell their produce to any buyer

Farmers will also have the option to sell their produce directly to farmer producer organisations (FPOs), big retailers, and cooperatives without bringing produce to mand

The Economic Times 16 May 2020 4:54 am

The Fertilizer Industry Continues to Implement Practices to Improve Water Quality Across Canada

Canadians understand the importance of sustainable environmental solutions and as summer quickly approaches, the fertilizer industry continues its commitment to protect a 16 May 2020 1:53 am

Canada and Ontario Take Steps to Further Protect Farm Workers

Funding will help enhance health and safety measures during COVID-19 16 May 2020 1:42 am

Farm Credit Canada-backed fund offers innovative and flexible solutions for uncertain times

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, on behalf of Farm Credit Canada (FCC), today announced the launch of a $100-million Agriculture 16 May 2020 1:39 am

Helping the dairy sector mitigate the impact of COVID-19

The Government of Canada is actively working to support our dairy producers and processors through this pandemic and to ensure Canadians continue to have access to good, 16 May 2020 1:35 am

Senator Plett reaffirms his dissatisfaction with the Trudeau Governments treatment of the Agriculture Industry

Agriculture has always been essential to our country, from the early beginnings of colonial activity to the society that we live in today. Canada has thrived on the dedic 16 May 2020 1:31 am

3rd instalment of the stimulus package: Sitharaman rolled out reforms for the farm sector

The first two instalments of the stimulus programme announced on Wednesday and Thursday comprised schemes worth a total 8.4 lakh crore. They included a 3 lakh crore credi

The Economic Times 16 May 2020 1:11 am

New dean appointed at USask

The new dean for the college of agriculture and bioresources at the University of Saskatchewan formerly served as the colleges associate dean of research and graduate stu 15 May 2020 10:14 pm

Wheat growers upset with feds

Western Canadian Wheat Growers Association representatives highlight their frustrations with how the federal government is handling several issues. 15 May 2020 10:08 pm

COVID-19: Sitharamans agri bouquet does not cut ice with farm experts

Farmers need immediate help rather than plans for the future, they say

DowntoEarth 15 May 2020 8:34 pm

Food Manufacturing Sales Expected to Rebound Post COVID-19

The Chief Agricultural Economist with Farm Credit Canada anticipates a rebound in food manufacturing sales as typical food purchasing patterns begin to return to normal p 14 May 2020 11:59 pm