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CNH invests in compostable baler net wrap

CNH invests in compostable baler net wrap

Nature’s Net Wrap is an environmentally friendly alternative to long-lived plastic that maintains bale integrity for a year.
Market’s comfort with grain stocks pushes down prices

Market’s comfort with grain stocks pushes down prices

Traders appear comfortable with current level.
On the road to fully autonomous greenhouses

On the road to fully autonomous greenhouses

$32M invested in 35 projects.
Livestock’s missed opportunities

Livestock’s missed opportunities

Instead of expanding, Canada’s cattle and pig herds are shrinking or stagnant.
Surviving more Trump would require relationship building

Surviving more Trump would require relationship building

Dairy accord could be a deal breaker.
Canadian farmers blamed for ag chemical in U.S. oat foods

Canadian farmers blamed for ag chemical in U.S. oat foods

Major media outlets in the United States picked up the EWG news release on a study on oats and chlormequat.
Excise tax increase puts brewers in a clinch

Excise tax increase puts brewers in a clinch

Beer Canada calling for a pause or another two percent cap.
‘Animal-free’ milk gets the OK

‘Animal-free’ milk gets the OK

Company receives a ‘No Objection Letter’ from Health Canada, opening the door to synthetic dairy.
Estevan Mercury Nelson Motors 4-H Member of the Month: Braden Thompson

Estevan Mercury Nelson Motors 4-H Member of the Month: Braden Thompson

Agriculture, cattle and 4-H run deep for Braden Thompson.
Sask. expects little runoff

Sask. expects little runoff

Long-range forecasts predicting near-normal precipitation but above-normal temperatures now until April.