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Ontario field crop report

The majority of winter wheat has received nitrogen (N) applications and corn planting has started in some areas, according to the latest Ontario field crop report. >> Read full article

Time to scout for wireworms and grubs

With the recent warm weather, soil temperatures have reached 10 C, which means that now is great time to scout for wireworms and grubs, according to Tracey Baute. >> Read full article

How to mitigate your farming risk

Risk is part and parcel of the farming profession, so there’s really no such thing as getting rid of it completely. But there are a number of ways in which you can mitigate the effects, experiencing as little blowback as possible when worst-case scenarios present themselves. >> Read full article

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The 3rd annual Ontario Export Awards

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Herbicide Weed Summit

Tracking soybean pathogens

In order to control diseases in the infamous seedling disease complex – including seed rot, root rot, seedling blight and damping off – you have to track the pathogens responsible.

Allen Xue, a plant pathologist at the Ottawa Research and Development Centre, has been attempting to do just that since he started working as a soybean pathologist at the centre in 2009. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Canadian Centre for Food Integrity - Public Trust Summit

May 31-June 1, 2016
Location: Delta Ottawa City Centre - 101 Lyon Street North, Ottawa >> More Info

Emerging Technologies for Global Food Security Conference

June 14-16, 2016
Location: Delta Bessborough, Saskatoon >> More Info

Canada's Farm Progress Show

June 15-17, 2016
Location: Regina >> More Info