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Agriculture

Sask. Cattle Market Update for March 18

Posted on 21 March 2022

Highlights for the week include: Feeder steer prices were mixed across the reported weight categories for the week compared to the week ending March 11th.… Read More »

Southern Alberta farmer seeding the field of laughter

Posted on 18 March 2022

Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Working alone on a farm near Trochu, Alberta can be lonely. Farmer John Kowalchuk manages to keep a sense of connection… Read More »

Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute wants to expand agriculture, municipal technology

Posted on 16 March 2022

Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The idea of artificial intelligence may bring to mind big cities or shiny self-driving cars, but the applications of machine learning… Read More »

Native Grassland Stewardship opportunities for Alberta farmers available through Cows and Fish

Posted on 16 March 2022

By Norine Ambrose, Cows and Fish As someone who works for a stewardship organization, I like to think of myself as someone who supports others… Read More »

FCC’s Women Entrepreneurs Summit coincided with International Women’s Day

Posted on 10 March 2022

Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Just in time for International Women’s Day, Farm Credit Canada is looking to celebrate women and their achievements in the world… Read More »

Major radio personality Gormley addresses large crowd at Farmer Appreciation Night in Swift Current

Posted on 10 March 2022

The Swift Current & District Chamber of Commerce hosted a successful Farmer Appreciation Night, with tickets for both dinners sold out. The events took place… Read More »

Medicine Hat restaurant lessens waste by feeding chickens

Posted on 10 March 2022

By Kendall King Alberta Newspaper Group Medicine Hat restaurant staff are doing their part to reduce food waste and support agriculture by turning kitchen and… Read More »

Cattle markets were general down in Sask. (March 4 update)

Posted on 7 March 2022

Attached is the Cattle Market Update for March 4th: Highlights for the week include: Feeder steer prices were mostly down across the reported weight categories… Read More »

Pulse Growers preach prudent patience pertaining to pea leaf weevils

Posted on 3 March 2022

Local Journalism Initiative Reporter While it may be tempting to “revenge spray” when it looks like someone’s taken grandma’s pinking shears to their plants, Alberta… Read More »

NDP: Provincial budget looked bleak for rural Alberta

Posted on 2 March 2022

Local Journalism Initiative Reporter The released Alberta 2022 budget allows opportunity to support rural communities to pass by in a time when they may need… Read More »

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