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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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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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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 …

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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

Kids in the candy store!

AALP Class 15 was off to an early start as we continue our North American Study Tour adventure.  Fun fact: interstates that are odd numbered run north-south. We travelled south on I75 down through Ohio to Indianapolis, Indiana.  

We used our time on the bus effectively.  From practicing "off the cuff" to sponsor spotlights, we kept ourselves busy. We were enlightened with information on an AALP ally AdFarm as we rolled past fields of ripening wheat and tassling…

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Posted by AALP on July 9, 2014 at 9:53am

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Need Help Planning Grey Bruce Farmers' Week 2015 9 Replies

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Anyone running 20" row soybeans? 1 Reply

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Quarterly Hog and Pigs Report Update (Chart) 1 Reply

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