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Space: The newest frontier in agriculture

When the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) launched its first Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellite, RADARSAT-1, in 1995, they weren't thinking about agriculture.
Canada's Ministers of Agriculture meet

Canada's Ministers of Agriculture meet

focus on a strong and innovative agriculture and agri-food sector

Manitoba Ag Days launches new 'Innovations Showcase'

David Laudin, Co-chairmen for Manitoba Ag Days in Brandon has announced they are making some changes for the 2020 show to better promote and enhance our industry.
Immigration looked at for ag jobs

Immigration looked at for ag jobs

If one were to believe social media these days, which might be folly but many seem to, immigration is an issue for many.
Bold Varieties ‘Cropping Up’ at Irrigation Centre

Bold Varieties ‘Cropping Up’ at Irrigation Centre

Field day highlights work being done in local irrigation sector
Government of Canada investing in Dairy Research Cluster

Government of Canada investing in Dairy Research Cluster

Speaking to a room of hundreds of dairy producers, and livestreamed to dairy producers across the country, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, was at the Dairy Farmers of Canada Annual General meeting today wher
Farm groups launch online producer survey on seed royalties

Farm groups launch online producer survey on seed royalties

Producer input critical ahead of proposed changes
Pasture and hay looking good locally

Pasture and hay looking good locally

Cattle appear to have lots of grass in the local area. Overall,livestock producers now have seven per cent of the hay crop cut and three per cent baled or put into silage, details the July 2-8 Crop Report circulated by the Saskatchewan government.

Fall application of glyphosate

The Canola Council of Canada, Cereals Canada and Pulse Canada are issuing a reminder that improper use of glyphosate can create market risk.
Agriculture This Week - Nostalgic for ag at summer fairs

Agriculture This Week - Nostalgic for ag at summer fairs

This is not the first time I have written about how nostalgic I can become while attending the Yorkton Exhibition.