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Investing in quality cheese production capacity in Quebec

The dairy sector is an important contributor to Canada's economy, contributing $24 billion through sales by farmers and food processors, in 27 Jun 2018 1:39 am

Hog industry applauds new investment in research

Over the next 5 years, up to $18.5 million dollars will be invested by the federal government and industry partners in research to further 27 Jun 2018 1:32 am

Fusarium Head Blight: Appropriate Fungicide Timing

Dryer weather conditions across most of the Prairies limited fusarium head blight (FHB) disease in cereal crops in 2017. However, cereals g 27 Jun 2018 12:38 am

Take What You Can Get Now for Hay

This year’s haying season is causing concern with producers in many parts of the province, as they are noticing forage plants heading out 27 Jun 2018 12:35 am

Minnesota Pig Farmers to Attend Latin American Product Showcase

Minnesota pig farmers Randy Spronk and John Schwartz will travel to the Dominican Republic to attend the 2018 Latin American Product Showca 27 Jun 2018 12:31 am

U.S. dairy groups want tariffs suspended

More than 60 dairy groups signed a letter addressed to President Trump today 26 Jun 2018 9:40 pm

Japan visits with Canadian wheat industry

Japanese officials toured Canadian facilities to witness wheat testing methods 26 Jun 2018 8:18 pm

Peterborough adds five to ag Wall of Fame

Today’s cattle aren’t as heavy as the animals he had 50 years ago, one inductee said 26 Jun 2018 8:06 pm

Expert Panel Issues Report on Undercover Video from BC Egg Farm

A panel of farm animal care specialists examining undercover video reportedly obtained from an egg farm in British Columbia says some of th 26 Jun 2018 6:48 pm

Strong crop prices needed to grow 2018 receipts

Crop receipts declined 6.1% at the national level in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the same time a year ago. But because each provi 26 Jun 2018 6:38 pm

Great Plains Manufacturing, Inc., Enters Contract on Facility to Expand in Ab..

Great Plains Manufacturing announced today they have entered into a contract to purchase a 350,000 sq. ft. building in Abilene, KS. 26 Jun 2018 6:08 pm

Building U.S. meat inventories could cause woes

The U.S. could face a red meat and poultry supply issue if the country’s frozen inventories continue to rise. 26 Jun 2018 5:58 pm

Bacterial Blight Reported In Manitoba Oats

Bacterial blight has been reported in many oat fields in south-central and south-eastern Manitoba. 26 Jun 2018 5:58 pm

Seeding Annual and Winter Annual Crops for Feed

Environmental stress from last summer and fall, higher than normal levels of winter kill, and a lack of moisture this spring have reduced t 26 Jun 2018 5:57 pm

Soil Health Field Days

Agriculture Canada is co-hosting a number of field days in early July. Darren Bruhjell, forage and rangeland management specialist with Agr 26 Jun 2018 5:56 pm

Farm Families Honoured in Olds

96 farm families from across the province are being recognized this summer as recipients of the Century Farm and Ranch Award. One of those 26 Jun 2018 5:55 pm

Swine Health Information Center to Examine Potential for Creating Poultry Imp..

The Swine Health Information Center has approved funding for a study to determine the potential benefits of creating a National Swine Impro 26 Jun 2018 5:54 pm

Minister MacAulay announces $12.7 million to advance innovation in Canada's s..

Canada’s pork and hog sector is an important driver of the Canadian economy, with farm cash receipts reaching $4.5 billion in 2017. Resea 26 Jun 2018 5:50 pm

AWC welcomes the resumption of South Korea wheat trade

The Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC) is pleased that South Korea has resumed imports of Canadian wheat thanks to rigorous testing, proving no 26 Jun 2018 5:49 pm

Reducing water consumption in nursery barns

A project was conducted to validate the effectiveness of water bowls in reducing water wastage in nursery barns. A demonstration site was s 26 Jun 2018 5:46 pm

Fields of green and gold

Mango hunters clamber up trees to hunt down the last banganapallis, rumanis and sinduris of the season

The Hindu 26 Jun 2018 4:50 pm

Activity of Insecticides on Stone Fruit Pests, 2018

This table provides information on the relative activity of insecticides and miticides labelled on stone fruit in Ontario. The ratings are 25 Jun 2018 11:40 pm

Guide to Weed Control Hort Crops 2018 – Pub 75B is Now Available

The OMAFRA Guide to Weed Control Hort Crops 2018 (Publication 75B) is available in the following formats: 25 Jun 2018 11:37 pm

Crossing Canada for supply management

Henk and Bettina Schurrman are driving to Vancouver to promote Canada’s supply managed dairy industry 25 Jun 2018 9:36 pm

Senators introduce ag biotech bill

The bill asks for annual funding for the Biotechnology and Agricultural Trade Program 25 Jun 2018 6:04 pm

Deficiency ID: do your crops need sulphur?

When crop scouting, farmers may want to watch for a nutrient deficiency that is becoming more common in Ontario. 25 Jun 2018 5:44 pm

Tornado swirls past Sask. farm

Chelsey van Staveren witnessed a twister coming uncomfortably close to her family’s farm in Saskatchewan on Saturday. 25 Jun 2018 5:25 pm

Message from the Governor General on the Occasion of Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day ..

The origins of the June 24 festivities can be traced back to Roman times. Celebrating the light of the summer solstice, this event highligh 25 Jun 2018 5:17 pm

Suffoil-X Registered for Greenhouse Ornamental Uses

Flowers Canada is pleased to announce the recent registration of Suffoil-X (mineral oil 80%). This product has long been desired by growers 25 Jun 2018 5:02 pm

Minister MacAulay begins his Growing Canadian Agriculture Tour in Quebec

Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay, joined by the Parliamentary Secretary Jean-Claude Poissant, will start his Growing 25 Jun 2018 4:45 pm

Biopesticide: an organic and eco-friendly alternative to chemical pesticide

Harendra Singh Lodhiyal is a farmer who promotes sustainable and eco-friendly farming in Ramgarh block of Nainital district, Uttarakhand. H

DowntoEarth 25 Jun 2018 3:56 pm

Viral Outbreak in California Highlights Need for Year-Round Biosecurity Withi..

A virus outbreak among backyard chickens in California exemplifies the need for biosecurity diligence year-round, said a Texas A&M AgriLife 25 Jun 2018 12:26 pm

Lesser Cornstalk Borer Damage Reported in Florida and Georgia Peanut Fields

Earlier this week, lesser cornstalk borer (LCB) damage was observed in Suwanee, Columbia, and Marion counties in Florida. 25 Jun 2018 12:18 pm

Continued Rainfall and Excessively Wet Field Conditions

It has been wet, for much of Southern Minnesota this has been one of the wettest growing seasons on record. 25 Jun 2018 11:57 am

Pork Producers and Dairy Farmers Watchful of the Trade Conflict

If the world tariff conflict continues to escalate, Ohio’s pork and dairy producers could suffer from the fallout. 25 Jun 2018 11:05 am

East Baton Rouge Parish Produce Farmer Selected 2018 Outstanding Young Farm W..

Kacie Luckett, a Central and East Baton Rouge Parish native, was selected the 2018 Outstanding Young Farm Woman, Thursday evening at the 96 25 Jun 2018 11:03 am

Rains have Challenged Row Crop Weed Control

There’s always something for farmers to monitor or manage, and in many row-crop fields across the state, weed control is the big concern 25 Jun 2018 10:47 am

Technology Tools Aid Money Management

When there never seems to be enough money to cover the bills, trying to set up and follow a budget can seem like a pointless and stressful 25 Jun 2018 10:38 am

New Peanut Fungicide Miravis Registered for Use in Florida

Syngenta has successfully completed the registration process with the Florida Department of Agriculture for a new fungicide for Florida pea 25 Jun 2018 10:30 am

Mid-Season Hail Damage Assessments in Corn and Soybeans

Much of the early planted corn in the Nebraska has reached the V10 stage and some soybean fields are beginning to flower. 25 Jun 2018 10:19 am

Flooding and Ponding in Soybeans

It is Friday morning and the sun is finally showing up in northern Nebraska. With the weather pattern this past week, it was starting to fe 25 Jun 2018 10:10 am

Flooding and Ponding in Corn

Amy's kids have been singing “rain, rain, go away” this past week and are ready for some sunshine to poke out. 25 Jun 2018 10:00 am

Monitoring Canola for Cabbage Seedpod Weevil and Tarnished Plant Bug

Cabbage seedpod weevil (CSW) are being found in spring canola, particularly in earlier planted fields that are beginning to flower. CSW ma 22 Jun 2018 11:38 pm

Ontario Field Crop Report, June 21, 2018: Sulphur response in Ontario’s fie..

Sulphur (S) had been a neglected nutrient in Ontario for many years. For decades, in much of Ontario, sulphur came in significant quantitie 22 Jun 2018 11:35 pm

Simcoe Agribusiness Breakfast Meeting Minutes – June 20, 2018

High winds, hail and pounding rain in some of the area over the past week has added frustration to an already difficult spring seeding seas 22 Jun 2018 11:31 pm

Ridgetown Agribusiness Breakfast Meeting – June 19, 2018

This is the final meeting for spring 2018. A fall meeting was discussed: stay tuned. Most areas in Southwestern Ontario received some rain 22 Jun 2018 11:26 pm

Kharif crop sowing slows down as monsoon stalls

Biggest lags seen in pulses and oilseeds

The Hindu 22 Jun 2018 9:57 pm

Morris Industries shows off new quantum air drill

Morris Industries launched its new quantum air drill at Canada's Farm Progress Show. 22 Jun 2018 9:46 pm

When to Cut Hay

This year’s haying season is causing concern with producers in many parts of the province, as they are noticing forage plants heading out 22 Jun 2018 9:45 pm

Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary

First off today, as we do every Friday, we get an update on the grains and oilseeds markets. 22 Jun 2018 9:43 pm