July 30, 2014 - (Guelph) Winners have been announced in the Farm & Food Care Foundation’s inaugural Farm Photo Contest. The contest which ran from early May until the end of June gave photographers the chance to enter their farm photography in six categories – All About Animals, Canadian Farm Scenes, Crazy About Crops, Farm Faces, Farm Fun and Farm Innovation.
The contest was a great…Continue
Posted by OntAG Admin on July 31, 2014 at 11:30am
Posted by OntAG Admin on July 30, 2014 at 12:50pm
Corn and soybean farmers first competed for The Most Profitable Acre Challenge in 2012, and this year it is back in a new and improved format!
A high yield doesn't always mean more profit. Business management practices and financial planning are key to seeing a return on investment. The…Continue
Posted by OntAG Admin on July 26, 2014 at 1:19pm
Posted by OntAG Admin on July 24, 2014 at 4:00pm
We’ve all been bamboozled by false claims of one kind or another. Terms like “Real”, “Natural”, “Approved” – even “Free” don’t always hold true when you take a closer look under the covers. Well, now you can add “Local” to the growing list of trendy yet questionable marketing terms.
It appears that marketers drank the Kool-Aid and are cashing in on the social trend to shop, eat, buy and support local and there’s nothing wrong with that, provided that the goods or services promoted…Continue
Posted by Marcia Woods, ei•ei•eat on July 24, 2014 at 1:25pm
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: 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
Posted by OntAG Admin on July 23, 2014 at 1:00pm
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…Continue
Posted by AALP on July 14, 2014 at 11:30am
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