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07/13/2018 01:41 PM
Threats to supply management concern dairy farmers
U.S. President Donald Trump’s Twitter storm accusing Canada of unfairness to American dairy farmers could have profound consequences for one local Jewish family.

07/13/2018 01:35 PM
Prison rehabilitation charity evolve our prison farms urges canada to end inmate run dairy farms
Vegan non-profit prison rehabilitation charity Evolve Our Prison Farms (EOPF) is calling upon the Canadian government to reform the prison farm system to include solely plant-based agriculture.

07/13/2018 01:23 PM
On the hunt for farmland in the northeast
A new project is aiming to create a database of available agricultural property in the Cochrane District in an effort to get more land back into production. Dubbed the Private Agricultural Land Assembly Project, the two-year initiative is being spearheaded by the Northeast Community Network (NeCN), a regional, non-profit group focused on economic development, including agriculture.

07/13/2018 12:21 PM
Japan allows U.S. goat and sheep imports
Access to the Japanese market provides marketing opportunities for sheep and goat producers

07/13/2018 11:36 AM
Irrigation Water Quality and Mitigating Food Safety Risks
Irrigation water can contain pathogens, microorganisms that cause illness or death in humans. Every time contaminated water comes in direct contact with fruit or vegetables, there is a risk that these pathogens may be transferred to the produce.

07/13/2018 11:29 AM
Italy refuses to sign CETA with Canada
Limited food protections are preventing Italy from ratifying CETA with Canada

07/13/2018 10:11 AM
Pulse Crop Walks
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (AF) is hosting a couple of pulse crop walks in the Vegreville and Barrhead areas. Christy Hoy, research agrologist, pulse crops, with AF, joins us on the line with the details.

07/13/2018 10:10 AM
Environmental Stewardship Award
A reminder that Sunday, July 15 is the deadline for nominations for the Alberta Beef Producers (ABP) 2019 Environmental Stewardship Award.

07/13/2018 10:09 AM
Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary
First off today, as we do every Friday, we get an update on the grains and oilseeds markets. Joining us on the line is Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications in Calgary.

07/13/2018 10:07 AM
Corn Crop Taking Advantage Of Recent Heat
Manitoba's corn crop has been taking advantage of the recent heat and moisture.

07/13/2018 10:06 AM
Slat Width Study Fills Knowledge Gaps
Walking on a slatted floor all day with cloven hooves might sound easy enough…until you try it.

07/13/2018 10:02 AM
Apply Today for the Pork Checkoff Agricultural Marketing Fellowship
The National Pork Board announces the opening of the application period for the new Agricultural Marketing Fellowship. Students who are accepted for full-time enrollment in a graduate/professional school program for the 2018-2019 academic year are encouraged to apply.

07/13/2018 10:01 AM
Growing global agricultural market opportunities
Alberta’s agriculture industry will be able to expand its reach into export markets and increase consumer awareness with new programs.

07/13/2018 07:46 AM
Michelin buys Canadian tracks manufacturer
Canada’s Camso sold to Michelin for almost US$1.5 billion

07/13/2018 07:22 AM
July WASDE unfriendly for soybeans
USDA increased soybean ending stocks by 195 million bushels in the July WASDE

07/13/2018 06:03 AM
Steve Cubbage Leads Farmobile's New Data Stewardship Service
Farmobile to acquire the assets of Prime Meridian

07/13/2018 05:01 AM
How to combat white mould
OMAFRA soybean specialist shares a comprehensive strategy to address the disease

07/13/2018 03:59 AM
Turning manure into clean water
A clean water membrane system can help increase supplies of local water

07/13/2018 02:10 AM
BeefTalk: Is the Cow-Calf Enterprise Keeping Pace?
In the business of cattle, producers seek to move forward by anticipating future opportunities and realizing what obstacles are present

07/13/2018 12:44 AM
Iron Deficiency Chlorosis: Symptoms, Causes and Management
Many soybean fields in eastern South Dakota are showing symptoms of Iron Deficiency Chlorosis (IDC) again in 2018.