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Each class of the Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program (AALP) includes two study tours as part of the curriculum – one in North America, and one involving international travel. These study tours give participants the opportunity to gain an even broader perspective and understanding of regional/national/ international issues and their…Continue
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Conversations On Sustainability online video series captures the
dialogue when urban consumers meet the farmers that grow their food.
MISSISSAUGA, ON - BASF Canada (BASF) today launched an online
video series called Conversations On Sustainability on its AgSolutions YouTube
channel. The videos feature highlights from the conversations five urbanites had
with five Canadian farmers when they…
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Farm Safety is no accident. Long hours and heavy equipment make for the best conditions to have accidents happen, but they don't have to. This time of the year, well in advance of spring work is the perfect time to plan for the coming year, and SAFETY should be a big part of that plan. It is very easy to convince yourself "it won't happen to me" and you may even think theres nothing that can be done in advance, but I'll say your wrong if thats your approach to a safe farm.
Added by Gus Ternoey on January 15, 2013 at 6:57pm — No Comments
The last half of 2012 was busy for me, even took on custom combining to give me an extra reason to run home fast from the factory. And although the crops turned out good, the markets are favourable, it was still a tough year.
My appeal (Detail in a prior Blog) to have my farm land taxed at the farm rate came, and the decision made, NO you don't get the farm tax rate, you get to pay…Continue
With an accurately designed and installed tile drainage system, you can bring your crop management to a whole new level. Improve yields, improve your soil, and improve the environment around you. It's a good deal for everyone. You can hire in a professional, or you can do it yourself with great benefits.\uap>Benefits of Tile Drainage \uap>Installing tile drains on your farm will bring you numerous benefits. \uap>Better Yields. \uap>Tile… Continue
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Numerous studies have shown that an average potato field, contains 7% missing or misplaced seed placement causing a total loose of production. These errors are more commonly referred to as misses and doubles. This is just the in-row misplacements of skips and doubles, not the row to row errors that are present within the fields from guess row areas. Guess rows can be corrected easily with the addition of assisted GPS steering systems.
What does this mean to you, would you be…Continue
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