Agriculture

Sask. harvest progress stalls at 18 percent complete

Source: Brian Cross, Producer.com, September 12, 2019  Harvest operations across Saskatchewan are now 18 percent complete, according to the most recent provincial crop report released...

Canada taking first formal step at WTO to challenge China’s canola...

Source: Reuters News Service, September 6, 2019  OTTAWA, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Canada, locked in a major dispute with Beijing, is taking the first formal...

Sask. farmers take biggest hail hit

Source: Karen Briere, Producer.com, September 9, 2019  Hail claims on the Prairies are tracking similar to last year with Saskatchewan farmers reporting the most damage...

Rain and cool weather delaying harvest

Source: Ashleigh Mattern, CBC News, September 8, 2019  Harvest well behind 5-year average for this time of year, reports Ministry of Agriculture Harvest is underway but...

Blackleg cases grim reminder

Source: Barb Glen, Producer.com, September 5, 2019  Several animals died of blackleg on a farm in the Melville, Sask., area in mid-August. The incident prompted veterinarian...

Statistics confirm 9% drop in canola tonnes

Source: Robert Arnason, Producer.com, September 5, 2019  Statistics Canada has confirmed what most farmers already know – Canada will produce significantly less canola in 2019. Prairie...

Farmers urged to take extra care when applying fall glyphosate

Source: Jeremy Simes, Producer.com, August 30, 2019 Crop specialists say farmers should be more mindful if applying pre-harvest glyphosate this fall, given many fields have...

Southeast Sask. producers dealing with anthrax

Source: Karen Briere, Producer.com, August 30, 2019 Provincial officials say seven animals are dead from anthrax in the rural municipality of Chester, southeast of Regina. These are...

Prairie canola farmers face uncertain market heading into harvest

Source: Tom Vernon, Global News, September 2, 2019  Unresolved trade tensions with China and a large world supply of canola have pushed prices for the...

Growth elusive for key livestock sectors

Source: Barb Glen, Producer.com, August 29, 2019  Canada’s cattle herd is 27.4 percent smaller than the peak registered in 2005; hog and sheep numbers are...
3,139FansLike
164FollowersFollow
474FollowersFollow

EDITORS PICKS

X