5/25/2015 12:01:55 PM
More than 40 million birds are affected by avian flu, causing an increase in egg prices
5/25/2015 10:12:21 AM
Planting in the province is progressing well and Agricorp wants to remind customers to report their acres within ten days of planting or by the crop deadline, whichever comes first.
5/25/2015 9:06:19 AM
First off today, as we do every Monday, we get the latest on the livestock markets.
5/25/2015 9:00:45 AM
Still with livestock, an Alberta Agriculture specialist says if dry conditions persist, there’s a chance pastures will run out much earlier than normal.
5/25/2015 8:57:23 AM
The latest crop report is now available.
5/25/2015 8:49:38 AM
A tremendous amount of field work has taken place over the past couple of weeks. Corn planting is 90-95% complete, soybean planting is 70% complete.
5/25/2015 8:35:31 AM
Dry conditions across the province have allowed seeding to continue at an above-average pace.
5/25/2015 8:30:41 AM
On May 20, 2015, seven fields in the counties of Warner, Forty Mile and Cardston were surveyed for stripe rust.
5/25/2015 8:27:01 AM
The Agriculture and Food Council (AFC) has a new website that aims to maximize the exchange of information for members and other visitors.
5/25/2015 8:22:04 AM
Research conducted on behalf of Swine Innovation Porc suggest technology commonly used to clean up waste in other industries followed by a combination of disinfectants and heat can reduce the amount of time and water required to clean and disinfect trailers used to transport swine.
5/25/2015 8:16:23 AM
The St. Norbert Farmers' Market is now open for the season.
5/25/2015 8:09:12 AM
Days after the WTO released its fourth and final ruling against Country of Origin Label (COOL); United States legislators put a new bill forward to have the legislation repealed.
5/25/2015 8:05:30 AM
The National Pork Producers Council applauds Walmart’s commitment, announced today, to sustainable and responsible farming, which America’s pork producers make every day.
5/25/2015 7:48:36 AM
During World War II, farming played an important role and current veterans have agriculture opportunities after their service has ended
5/25/2015 6:40:55 AM
When buying a truck, farmers need to think about if it suits their needs and if they’ll use it outside of the farm
5/25/2015 4:11:50 AM
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, the Texas Beef Council, and Sul Ross State University will conduct Beef 706, a free quality assurance program organizers say is designed to help growers raise a safe, top quality product for the consumer.
5/25/2015 4:09:44 AM
The latest cattle on feed report shows herd expansion is underway in the U.S. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported Friday, the number of cattle on feed in the U.S. totaled 10.64 million head as of May first.
5/25/2015 4:07:49 AM
The demographics of rural veterans are shifting as newly separated cohorts of younger veterans replace older veterans, and an increasing number of women serve and retire from the military.
5/25/2015 4:04:27 AM
U.S. production of fresh vegetables has grown over the past several decades, but domestic consumption has grown even faster, reflecting an expanding population and higher per capita use
5/25/2015 3:59:49 AM
A new mobile app developed at the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture may help rice growers save time, money and natural resources throughout Arkansas — and beyond.