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Agriculture Week upcoming in city

Yorkton Council has declared Nov. 1 to 8 as Agriculture Week in the city.
Riding wind-up

Riding wind-up

On Tuesday, Sept. 22, the Yorkton community came together to celebrate! Members of the Yorkton Terriers joined Parkland Therapeutic Riding Association (PTRA) for our year-end windup at Moon Shadow Stables.

Agricultire This Week - Trade deal will be interesting

And the death knell has sounded. Canada’s supply-managed agriculture sectors will quickly disappear now that our country has signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal.

Animal Health Week

Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart has proclaimed October 4 to 10, as Animal Health Week in Saskatchewan. The week acknowledges producers’ commitment to the health and well-being of their animals.

Farmland consultation results released

Today, the Ministry of Agriculture announced the results of the farmland ownership consultations, held from May until August.

Fall soil testing

By Lyndon Hicks Regional Crops Specialist Yorkton Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Fall is an excellent time for soil testing.

Agriculture Month celebrates Saskatchewan’s stewards in sustainability

Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart has proclaimed October as Agriculture Month. This year’s theme, “Stewards in Sustainability,” celebrates the dedication of farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses to maintain and improve the environment.
Gaining insight on international trip

Gaining insight on international trip

Touring to the Spanish Riding School is a pilgrimage for any horse lover, but taking a course with the SRS team is a rare jewel of an opportunity for the avid equestrian.

Agriculture This Week - Municipal amalgamation needed

If there is one thing rural Saskatchewan seems to hold as sacred it is its municipal governments.

Remember the promise of Canora’s flax fibre plant?

Often we are reminded of good ideas which just never quite lived up to the expectation.