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Agriculture This Week - Canadians show concerns of bee health

The fate of world bee populations continues to be a concern. It is with good reason that the concern exists since bees are the primary pollinators for most of the crops we rely on to feed the world.

Field Day Marks 150 Years of Innovation

Annual event highlights irrigation and crop advancements
Springside 4-H holds Achievement Day

Springside 4-H holds Achievement Day

The Springside 4-H Beef Club has had a very successful Achievement Day and Regional Show and Sale to finish off the 2016-2017 4-H year. Our members took the opportunity to show off all they have learned and accomplished this year.
Agriculture This Week - Having Pangs of Nostalgia

Agriculture This Week - Having Pangs of Nostalgia

It was fair time in Yorkton last week, and for me that is always an event which has me waxing nostalgic.

4-H Finale

The Yorkton 4-H Regional Show and Sale were held last Wednesday as part of the annual Summer Exhibition in the city.

Grant received from DuPont Pioneer

DuPont Pioneer has announced that as part of its Full Belly! Full Mind! initiative that supports nutrition and breakfast programs across Canada, $5,000 has been donated to Agriculture in the Classroom Saskatchewan.

Transportation legislation introduced

Minister of Transport, the Hon. Marc Garneau, supported by the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Hon.

Beef sector starts consultation process

The Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB) has launched a 60-day public consultation to solicit feedback on its sustainability indicators for beef processing to ensure sustainability challenges and opportunities for this sector are addressed

Crops looking good across province

Despite the cool and dry conditions experienced so far, the majority of crops are in good to excellent condition, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s Weekly Crop Report.

Agriculture This Week - Robotic farming the next logical evolution

The idea of robotic farming has been more science fiction than fact the last decade or so.