Agricultural News


Archive: November 2020

Clubroot 101 Webinar

Friday, November 27, 2020

Clubroot is a soil-borne disease of cruciferous crops (canola) which causes swellings or galls to form on the roots, and ultimately causes a premature death of the plant. There is currently no treatment for this disease but it is possible to reduce its severity by using best management Read More...

Foothills Forage and Grazing Association November Newsletter

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Click here for your November Newsletter (PDF)In this month’s edition: Directors Note- Ben Campbell Beef producers share insights into certification programs Backgrounding basics - easing the transition from weaning to feeding Soil Carbon, Soil Health and Carbon MarketsFoothills Forage and Grazing Read More...

Your Maintenance Plan for Your Grain Storage System

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Tips to keep your system in good working order. Full Article

New Transport Regulations Require More Vigilance From Producers

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Producers must ensure cattle are fit to travel and communicate all details to transporters before their animals leave the farm. Full Article

What is Regenerative Grazing?

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

From the Ground Up with Steve Kenyon. Steve looks at the basics and provides 10 points that will help new producers understand what regenerative grazing is. Full Article

Three-year Cleanfarms Project Focusing on Improving Ag Plastic Recycling

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

An innovative multi-year initiative that is helping to recover and recycle plastic used on farms will ramp up this fall, providing more Canadian farmers with opportunities to manage plastic waste in environmentally responsible ways. Full Article Read More...