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Black Sea region expected to produce more flax

Black Sea region expected to produce more flax

The crop is faring better than others in Russia's drought-hit regions, and acreage is anticipated to be higher than last year.
Bird flu tests do not find virus in Canadian milk

Bird flu tests do not find virus in Canadian milk

142 retail milk samples from across the country sampled.
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.
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