Added by OntAG Admin on February 29, 2012 at 7:17pm — No Comments
Farm Show Rises Above the Rest with Agricultural Technology, Education and Entertainment
By Western Fair
Spring is only a snowflake away, or is it? With a more than mild winter, many have been thinking about getting an early start this spring on everything from the backyard to the back forty. Last year’s Farm Show at Western Fair District battled a blizzard and organizers of the 74th edition are hoping the weather gods are good to them this year…Continue
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Added by OntAG Admin on February 9, 2012 at 9:16pm — No Comments
by Terry Daynard www.tdaynard.com
Differences of opinion are always valuable, especially when supported by thorough and objective analysis. This is what one would expect of the George Morris Centre (GMC) which bills itself as Canada’s independent agri-food think tank. The centre has released a series of reports on fuel ethanol in recent years, all highly negative, and all much weightier in opinion than analysis. Unfortunately…Continue
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by Owen Roberts, Urban Cowboy
Agriculture has long wondered how to get the public and other decision makers to pay attention to it — to see it is different, new and exciting.
Well, here’s one approach that as of late has been endorsed a million times: Go back to your roots.
Last week, London-based Farms.com announced that an unassuming video put together last summer by one of its interns, Mackenna Roth, has…Continue