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Microbiome revolution proposed

Microbiome revolution proposed

Start-up companies trying to harness biologicals and develop products farmers can use.
Gene-edited wheat tested

Gene-edited wheat tested

Experimental wheat grown at Lethbridge Research and Development Centre.
Spiritwood Stockyards fined $325,000 for worker injury

Spiritwood Stockyards fined $325,000 for worker injury

One worker fatally injured in January 2022.
Superior Farms Equipment to control familiar brands

Superior Farms Equipment to control familiar brands

Rite Way Manufacturing and Morris to operate under new parent company.
Bunge-Viterra merger may not be the golden grain deal for farmers

Bunge-Viterra merger may not be the golden grain deal for farmers

Producers’ main concern with a merger of two grain giants is market concentration.
Canadian durum looks good but troubles lurk elsewhere

Canadian durum looks good but troubles lurk elsewhere

All eyes are on crop conditions in Turkey, which has turned into a powerhouse recently in the global durum market
Improved connectivity coming soon from CNH

Improved connectivity coming soon from CNH

Satellite link to debut next year for New Holland and Case IH brands, but is not meant to replace cellular communication.
Loblaw signs on to grocery code of conduct

Loblaw signs on to grocery code of conduct

Walmart Canada has yet to sign.
Consumers meet farmers at Open Farm Days

Consumers meet farmers at Open Farm Days

The pilot program creates an opportunity for consumers to visit the places where their food comes from
Opinion: Ag’s environmental record shines on the world stage

Opinion: Ag’s environmental record shines on the world stage

Much of urban Canada has little understanding about modern agriculture.