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OVC Student Veterinarian Externship Project: Ultrasounds…more than just a pretty picture

Each summer DVM students from the Ontario Veterinary College delve into practical experience at veterinary clinics across Ontario and additional locales. These blog posts are an opportunity to tag along with five of them this summer. This week student veterinarian Chelsea describes the value of ultrasounds.  Check out all the student blogs at www.ovc.uoguelph.ca/externshipFollow us on Twitter at…See More
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Farms.com Corn Report: Scouting For Corn Leaf Disease

Farms.com Corn Report: Rob Miller, Technical Services Manager with BASF Canada provides some tips on how to scout for corn leaf diseases. He also describes how to identify Northern Leaf Blight and what farmers can do to manage for highest yield potential. For more information on Maizex Seeds visit http://www,maizex.comFor additional Farms.com Corn Reports visit…See More
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Rescheduled Listowel Fair Tractor Pull at Fair grounds

August 10, 2014 from 1pm to 6pm
Date: Sunday August 10Time:  1p.m.Info:The scale will be at the fairgrounds after 11a.m.Truck pull class is still on. Those who were pre-registered keep their original spot. All others can be filled on the day of the event.See More
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1st Ontario Two Cylinder Club at Just off 403 highway at exit 6, southeast of Woodstock

August 9, 2014 to August 10, 2014
1st Ontario Two Cylinder Club annual Heritage Days.  Lots of JD tractors & equipment on display, plowing & threshing demonstrations, live entertainment, Elvis tribute show Saturday afternoon. Entry fee: free will donation.See More
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OVC Student Veterinarian Externship Project: Ultrasounds…more than just a pretty picture

Each summer DVM students from the Ontario Veterinary College delve into practical experience at veterinary clinics across Ontario and additional locales. These blog posts are an opportunity to tag along with five of them this summer. This week student veterinarian Chelsea describes the value of ultrasounds.  Check out all the student blogs at www.ovc.uoguelph.ca/externship

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Posted by Ontario Veterinary College on July 24, 2014 at 10:00am

Farms.com Corn Report: Scouting For Corn Leaf Disease

Farms.com Corn Report: Rob Miller, Technical Services Manager with BASF Canada provides some tips on how to scout for corn leaf diseases. He also describes how to identify Northern Leaf Blight and what farmers can do to manage for highest yield potential.



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Posted by OntAG Admin on July 24, 2014 at 12:30am

Mark Brock, Farmer & GFO Director, Interviewed in Globe and Mail Article on Corn Prices

Corn crash: Ontario farmers hit by plummeting prices…

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Posted by OntAG Admin on July 23, 2014 at 1:00pm

Last day of the North American Study Tour and on the road again!

 

BrIght-eyed and bushy-tailed, Class 15 was up early and headed to Native Offerings Farms (NOF) in Little Valley, New York, an hour and a half outside of Painted Post. A few great "off the cuff" moments and a beautiful serenade by Linda made the time pass quickly.

At NOF, Deb and Stu Ritchie run a…

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Posted by AALP on July 14, 2014 at 11:30am

OVC Student Veterinarian Externship Project: “B” is for Biosecurity

Each summer DVM students from the Ontario Veterinary College delve into practical experience at veterinary clinics across Ontario and additional locales. These blog posts are an opportunity to tag along with five of them this summer. This week student veterinarian Chelsea talks about biosecurity. Check out all the student blogs at www.ovc.uoguelph.ca/externship

 

Biosecurity, it’s more than just a…

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Posted by Ontario Veterinary College on July 14, 2014 at 9:13am

Wars, small town revitalization and checkers!

On day seven of our North American Study Tour, we visited Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to see the site of one of North America's greatest battles.It was overwhelming to see the exhibit at the Gettysburg National Military Park. The Cyclorama, which was painted in the late 1800's by Paul Philippoteaux brought the…

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Posted by AALP on July 13, 2014 at 11:00am

A Day of Learning about the Past, Present and Future - AALP North American Study Tour

Friday began with a meeting with Syngenta in the heart of Washington D.C. The presentation followed a recurring theme: Feeding A Growing Global Population. Syngenta's Good Growth Plan contains six areas of focus:

  1. Make crops more efficient
  2. Rescue more farmland
  3. Help biodiversity…
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Posted by AALP on July 12, 2014 at 10:30am

How important is the US to Canada? And vice versa. AALP Class 15 Study Tour Continues

Wow! What a busy, exciting and informative day!



We arrived at the Canadian Embassy and are proud to announce we all cleared the security check. We listened to a variety of speakers and learned about the value and importance of the trade relationship Canada has with the United States. A…

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Posted by AALP on July 11, 2014 at 9:26am — 2 Comments

Being inspired - a great day on AALP's North American Study Tour

The FFA Creed - as applicable now as when it was written in 1930

After staying with some terrific families in their homes, AALP Class 15 traveled to the National FFA Center in Indianapolis. For some of us, this was the first introduction to the FFA while others had a more in depth…

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Posted by AALP on July 10, 2014 at 9:31am — 1 Comment

Farmers and Agriculture on Twitter in Ontario

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Sourcing for salted cow hides 1 Reply

Started by June in AgClassifieds: Buy and Sell Forum. Last reply by Mohamed Khan Jul 15.

International 990 Haybine

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Need Help Planning Grey Bruce Farmers' Week 2015 9 Replies

Started by Grey Bruce Farmers' Week in General Agriculture Discussions. Last reply by Grey Bruce Farmers' Week Apr 16.

Anyone running 20" row soybeans? 1 Reply

Started by OntAG Admin in Crop Talk. Last reply by OntAG Admin Mar 30.

Quarterly Hog and Pigs Report Update (Chart) 1 Reply

Started by Joshua Mires in Commodity Market Talk. Last reply by Moe Agostino Mar 28.

Featured Commentary Articles from Farms.com Canada East

Corn Report: Scouting For Corn Leaf Disease.

Describes how to identify Northern Leaf Blight and what farmers can do to manage for highest yield potential.

Good: Corn Price Premium Continues to Fade

Key to prices after harvest is response by users of corn

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Hear how Olympic gold-medallist Catriona Le May Doan bounced back, after a failure, to become the fastest woman on skates.

Video: Farming Gone Wrong!!

Safety is number one this time of year while working on the farm

OECD-FAO Outlook points to Turbulent Years ahead for Farmers in Ontario

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations recently released their 2014-2023 Outlook for Agriculture.

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Root Rot in Edible Beans – No Easy Fix

Root rot is becoming visually evident in many edible bean fields now that beans are entering a more rapid vegetative growth phase and will have a high demand for water and nutrients.

Leal: Still Some Work To Do To Get Feds To Support Ontario RMP

Ontario Agriculture Minister Jeff Leal says he’s going to use diplomacy in a positive way to get the feds on board with the provincial risk management program.

Soybean Futures Prices Move Higher

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Despite One New Case PED Situation in Canada Remains Stable

The manager of the Canadian Swine Health Intelligence Network reports, with the exception of one new case reported in the past month, the PED status in Canada has remained stable.

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