7/22/2014 4:12:00 PM
Cool, dry air overspread the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. A lack of heat stress and abundant soil moisture continued to favor Midwestern corn and soybeans, although below-normal temperatures remained a concern with respect to crop development across the northern Corn Belt.
7/22/2014 4:09:08 PM
5 John Deere 7980 Choppers In Action.
7/22/2014 3:52:27 PM
Ontario’s Agriculture Minsiter Jeff Leal tours Bounduelle plant following a massive fire that destroyed much the plant’s surrounding buildings.
7/22/2014 3:29:02 PM
The USDA has followed up with more specifics on how to understand and comply with its Federal Order on June 5 that requires pork producers, veterinarians and diagnostic labs to report presumptive or confirmed positive occurrences of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDV), Porcine Deltacoronavirus, (PDCoV) or other swine enteric coronavirus diseases (SECDs) that meet the case definition.
7/22/2014 3:24:52 PM
As summer heat begins to build across much of the country, pork producers should take extra precautions to ensure the best possible care and well-being for their animals and employees.
7/22/2014 3:21:19 PM
What is the best cover crop species to use following wheat and other crops harvested in late summer? Cover crops can help improve soil structure, protect the soil from erosion, feed soil life, suppress weeds, cycle nutrients, provide feed for livestock and much more.
7/22/2014 3:19:00 PM
Christian Krupke, entomology professor, and John Obermeyer, integrated pest management specialist at Purdue University recommend scouting corn fields and traps for Western bean cutworm, saying a large percentage of this year’s eggs will be laid over the next two weeks.
7/22/2014 3:16:17 PM
A new study says Saskatchewan has the potential to expand vegetable production.
7/22/2014 3:14:21 PM
Important definitions relating to PEDv.
7/22/2014 3:07:27 PM
Some people have described PEDv as similar to TGEV. They are both of the family of virus Coronaviradae. Both viruses will cause up to 100 percent mortality in piglets.
7/22/2014 2:55:07 PM
FP Genetics is pleased to announce that they have partnered with Paterson Grain
7/22/2014 2:52:04 PM
Canadian National Railway is predicting continuing strong results in 2014
7/22/2014 1:09:08 PM
Chipotle looks to Australia as a source of grass-fed beef for its menu items.
7/22/2014 1:03:23 PM
Ontario growers asked to participate in crop protection use survey.
7/22/2014 12:45:00 PM
Farmfest 2014 will feature an exciting line-up of feature forums, including candidate forums for Minnesota governor, U.S. Senate and congressional candidates from Minnesota’s first, second, sixth and seventh districts. The forums will be held August 5, 6, and 7, in the Wicks Forum Building, near the center of the show site, which is located at the Gilfillan Estate, 7 miles southeast of Redwood Falls, Minnesota.
7/22/2014 12:31:41 PM
Ag Market Review & Closing Grain & Livestock Futures Prices
7/22/2014 11:17:00 AM
An interesting trend in both the 1980s and today is that late in the economic cycle, many lending institutions saw opportunity in the agriculture industry, and thus came into the field of agriculture for profits.
7/22/2014 10:44:34 AM
Save Baute elected as the new president of the Canadian Seed Trade Association.
7/22/2014 9:52:52 AM
Saskatchewan’s manufacturers continue to impress in the global
7/22/2014 9:34:02 AM
The 2014 BMO Ontario Family Farm Award nominee list released.