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Tuesday, 28 February 2012 13:36

Organic Alberta’s 2012 Regional Conference growing

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By Jamie Woodford
Southern Alberta
There are 367 organic farmers in Alberta and there’s plenty of room for them to grow and for new organic farmers to get on board, too.
Organic Alberta’s 2012 Regional Conference stops in Lethbridge March 3 at the Royal Canadian Legion (324 Mayor Magrath Dr.) and is open to anyone interested in the organics industry.

By Jamie Woodford
Lethbridge
Something big is coming to southwestern Alberta.
If you’re in the agriculture industry ... you know. Ag Expo is coming Feb. 29, March 1 and 2 at Exhibition Park in Lethbridge.

By Jamie Woodford
Prairies
Keeping cows stress-free doesn’t have to be complicated, just ask Temple Grandin.

By Jamie Woodford
Southern Alberta
A lot has changed in the beef industry over the years, but perhaps the most significant evolvement is how consumers are essentially plotting the course of the industry.

Wednesday, 25 January 2012 10:50

South Korea market coming back to beef producers

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By Jamie Woodford
Prairies
South Korea is the only major Asian market with a ban on Canadian beef, and while plans are in the works to resume imports after an eight-year hiatus, the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association (CCA) isn’t holding its breath.

Wednesday, 25 January 2012 10:49

Galt’s energy series will add fuel to the fire

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By Jamie Woodford
Southern Alberta
Understanding how plant and animal waste is converted into energy can be mind boggling, and with several such projects popping up around southern Alberta, it can be difficult navigating through the technical jargon.

By Stephanie Labbe
For the Prairie Post
Livingstone-Macleod Constituency
The candidates for the Livingstone-Macleod constituency are busy meeting with residents prior to election day April 23.

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