Trade show runs from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm with over 40 local exhibitors. Seminars:10:30 am Keynote Speaker: Matthew Pot, “Perspectives on Global Markets, Primary focus on Corn, Soy, and Wheat”. Followed by “Decision Makers Discussion on Precision Ag’s Future”. To be confirmed. 12:00 noon Delicious hot roast beef dinner. Tickets available at the door. 1:00 pm Amy Petherick, “OSCIA Workshops and potential funding opportunities”. 1:20 pm Keynote Speaker: Dr. Dan Undersander, “Mowing,…See More
Farms.com had the opportunity to video interview farmer and agri banker Clair Doan who is also one of the 2016 Nuffield Canada scholars. Clair's Nuffield research project will focus on how Canada’s supply managed sectors, particularly poultry farmers, can manage during times of uncertainty with increased political and global market pressures. As an advocate for our… Continue
Researchers in Ontario and the US have shown that SCN is not just a soybean pest, it also reproduces on dry beans. SCN saps nutrients from the plant and can restrict root growth. There may or may not be visible above ground symptoms when beans are infected with SCN.
Chicken Farmers of Ontario’s (CFO) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that the Ontario chicken industry is growing by three new entrant processors in two strategic market segments – “value-added” and “ethno-cultural”.