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"The fact that we have been given a part-time and totally urbanized Agriculture Minister merely continues to reinforce the disdain that the Liberals perennially hold for our rural ridings.
This "appointment" is clearly nothing more…"
"Many believe that the key to re-accreditation for the NFU-O is that they be less vocal about issues that affect their membership, preferring, rather, to assume positions that do not cause waves in mainstream agriculture.
Their past accomplishments…"
"Surprisingly high yields in Brussels area. 40's, 50's and even some in the high 60's.
Yield monitor was hitting 77 in low area of farm in S05T6 beans.
Plot showed T6's out-yielding SO3W4's by 4 bushels."
""But to suggest that livestock producers must prosper at the expense of grain farmers is unhelpful."
Terry, would you consider it "helpful" to see the grain industry prosper at the expense of the livestock industry?
"Not surprisingly, that is exactly the kind of spin one would expect coming from the GFO. The heavily subsidized ethanol industry has done immense harm to the cowherd of Canada at a time when it was already reeling from the blow dealt to it by the…"
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"Greg, your assertion that immigrant doctors can easily practice here after receiving certification is completely misleading. It is not that simple. The profession protects itself well and is not easily entered by immigrants, for many reasons…"
4-H Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 TD 4-H Agriculture Scholarships. Twelve 4-H members were selected from across Canada, and each are to received $2,500 to pursue their post-secondary studies in the field of agriculture, agricultural science or agricultural business beginning in the fall of 2017.
Calgary, AB-The Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) is pleased to announce The David Francis Farm, of Lady Fane, Prince Edward Island (PEI) as the recipient of the 2017 The Environmental Stewardship Award (TESA). The seventh-generation farm is operated by father and son team David and Brett Francis and families.
— A new era in farm retail featuring the latest in convenient online shopping services and direct-to-farm delivery options has rolled out across the Canadian prairies with the western expansion of Farmers Farmacy.