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Farming and Climate Change

Whether or not you agree with the concept of climate change - Don McCabe thinks the government is going to act on it - and the resulting po…

Started by Andrew Campbell

2 Feb 10, 2010
Reply by rein minnema

USDA Report Bearish Corn and Wheat, Neutral-Bullish Soybeans

Corn was the biggest surprise in this version of the January USDA World Agriculture Supply and Demand Report. The market was expecting a re…

Started by Mike McFarlane

0 Jan 13, 2010

2010 Food Crisis Means Financial Armageddon

The following link leads to a rather lengthy article. Thoughts? The article goes into some detail about commodity derivatives. "Right no…

Started by Joann

0 Dec 18, 2009

Sample Corn

How much is sample grade corn being discounted from a #2 at the elevator in Ontario?

Started by RC

1 Dec 5, 2009
Reply by Roadrunner

ROYAL AG WINTER FAIR VIDEO Importance of Ag in Canada

BNN (Business News Network) Commodities: Agri-Food Innovation and Regulation [11-12-09 11:30 AM] Join Commodities Live on Location at the…

Started by AgOntario

4 Nov 16, 2009
Reply by Joe Dales

USDA World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimates Released

USDA NOVEMBER WASDE (World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates) REPORT HIGHLIGHTS CORN 2009/10 corn production is projected at 12.9…

Started by Mike McFarlane

0 Nov 11, 2009
Reply by Joe Dales

Ethanol Expansions

Whether you like it or not - it looks like ethanol isn't going anywhere here in Ontario. Here's a bit of a story from Friday morning on CBC…

Started by Andrew Campbell

6 Oct 30, 2009
Reply by Joe Dales

Cattle Market Update - Anne Dunford from Realagriculture

Started by OntAG Admin

2 Oct 19, 2009
Reply by OntAG Admin

USDA Crop Projections: What Do You Think?

Summary of the data. By Moe Agostino, Risk Management Specialist, Farms.com Here is some analysis of the August data. USDA AUGUST WASDE…

Started by Moe Agostino

1 Sep 12, 2009
Reply by Moe Agostino

Cargill's Profit Falls 69%

Cargill’s Profit Falls 69% on Lower Fertilizer Demand (Update2) Bloomberg By Choy Leng Yeong Aug. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Cargill Inc., the lar…

Started by Joe Dales

0 Aug 20, 2009


Agriculture Headlines from Farms.com Canada East News - click on title for full story


The 2018 season is obviously off to a slow start following a significant storm system that brought freezing rain, ice pellets and snow to much of the province on the April 14th weekend. As of April 18th, it’s easy to find fields that are still snow covered (Figure 1). The weather and soil conditions will eventually turn more favourable and when it does field activities will begin at a rapid pace. The following is an overview of where crop conditions are at so far and management considerations for the upcoming 2018 crop.

Ontario family faces farmland expropriation

A farming family from Milton, Ont., is concerned about the future of its beef operation.

Lumiderm insecticide seed treatment now registered for soybeans

Delivers broad-spectrum, early-season protection against bean leaf beetle and soybean aphid

AMI offers new and existing programs to benefit farmers

Farmers and agri-food businesses can take advantage of many resources under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP).

Ridgetown Ag Breakfast Meeting Minutes – April 10, 2018

There is snow on the ground again this morning. Generally the winter wheat crop looks good. Cold temperatures persist so growth has been limited. Some nitrogen has been applied and most of the red clover is on the wheat.

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