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Crop report: reseeding required after grasshopper damage in area

Crop report: reseeding required after grasshopper damage in area

Producers are hoping for good forecasts as they enter the second half of June, crops will need more moisture now to maintain yields.
Crop report: producers work around the clock to protect crops

Crop report: producers work around the clock to protect crops

Grasshoppers have returned to the region in droves and are beginning to cause crop damage.
Sask. producers finish seeding operations, without major delays

Sask. producers finish seeding operations, without major delays

Crop conditions across the province mostly range from fair to excellent. Most damage this week was from drought stress in localized areas.
Southeast 4-H kids gather for show and sale

Southeast 4-H kids gather for show and sale

Members from several different southeast clubs participated in the sale:
Sustainable CAP grants $18M to support animal welfare

Sustainable CAP grants $18M to support animal welfare

Governments support diagnostic services for animals.
Food Farm Program: Inspiring young minds with hands-on Ag

Food Farm Program: Inspiring young minds with hands-on Ag

Yorkton actually pioneered the idea of bringing students out in the field to learn about farming and food production when a ‘Pizza Farm’ concept was launched a decade ago.
Unlock your leadership potential in agriculture

Unlock your leadership potential in agriculture

Nuffield Scholarship deadline looming: Grow your mind.
Grain drying tax relief hangs in balance as senate delays

Grain drying tax relief hangs in balance as senate delays

The time is now for Bill C-234 says APAS.
Bunge and Viterra sign merger agreement to create global agribusiness giant

Bunge and Viterra sign merger agreement to create global agribusiness giant

A US$8.2-billion merger between U.S. company Bunge Ltd. and Viterra Ltd. will create a global agricultural giant in an industry that has already seen a significant amount of consolidation in recent years.
Richer countries like Canada must deliver proactive aid: head of UN rural food agency

Richer countries like Canada must deliver proactive aid: head of UN rural food agency

The Trudeau government has cut back development spending to slightly more than pre-pandemic levels.