Agriculture

Thursday, 02 August 2018 09:14

CCA at FPT Agriculture Ministers meeting

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CCA President David Haywood-Farmer and Executive Vice President Dennis Laycraft were in Vancouver in mid-July for the 2018 Federal-Provincial-Territorial (FPT) Ministers and Deputy Ministers of Agriculture annual meeting.

Health Canada is proposing to cancel the registration of Maxim 2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate for ground squirrel (gopher) control.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017 14:08

Cdn. Wheat Research Coalition is formed

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On. Aug. 22, the Alberta Wheat Commission (AWC), the Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission (Sask Wheat) and the Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association (MWBGA) announced the formation of the Canadian Wheat Research Coalition (CWRC), a federal not-for-profit corporation that will facilitate long-term investments aimed at improving profitability and competitiveness for western Canadian wheat farmers.

For the third straight year, Saskatchewan set a record for agriculture exports with total sales of $11.7 billion in 2013, an increase of nearly five per cent from the previous year and 83 per cent above 2007.

Wednesday, 21 August 2013 16:18

What would your town do with $50,000 from UFA?

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UFA Co-operative Limited  officials want to know what your rural community would do with $50,000.

By Taylor Shire — This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When Richard Phillips heard that scientists claimed river levels have dropped 40-to-84 per cent in the last 100 years, he got quite upset.