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Grazing bison good for the soil

Grazing bison good for the soil

Friendly Acres Seed Farm has long been noted as a source of oats in the region.
P2IRC delivers innovative approach to seed selection

P2IRC delivers innovative approach to seed selection

Through prize-winning PlotVision software
Remember farmers behind Christmas dinner

Remember farmers behind Christmas dinner

If one thing the holiday season means -- it’s good food – lots and lots of good food.
Farmers are among the most respected professions:

Farmers are among the most respected professions:

public opinion poll; CFIB urges Agriculture Ministers to address competitive challenges facing farmers
Canada’s Ministers of Agriculture advance improvements to business risk management programs

Canada’s Ministers of Agriculture advance improvements to business risk management programs

Federal, provincial, and territorial (FPT) Ministers of Agriculture met face-to-face for the second time this year to initiate action on a number of key proposals to improve support to Canadian producers.
A perfect storm for Saskatchewan farmers

A perfect storm for Saskatchewan farmers

If ever there was a time when we needed a strong voice to stand up for our industry, it was this past year.
Agriculture extension services moving to Humboldt

Agriculture extension services moving to Humboldt

The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture will move agriculture extension services to the City of Humboldt in March 2020. The region is currently served by an office in Watrous.

SGEU members at Crop Insurance secure tentative agreement

SGEU’s bargaining committee at the Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation (SCIC) has reached a tentative collective bargaining agreement. The bargaining unit has been without a contract since September 30, 2016.
Agriculture This Week - Regulations needed but with balance

Agriculture This Week - Regulations needed but with balance

Rules, regulations and red tape are often seen as the roadblocks of progress by those with innovative ideas and products. The same rules, regulations and red tape are also the safeguards which exist to protect people and the world around us.
NFU calls for rebate on fuel used for on-farm grain drying

NFU calls for rebate on fuel used for on-farm grain drying

The National Farmers Union has sent a letter to Hon.
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