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Ontario field crop report

With the recent rains, many hay fields have seen significant growth in the last two weeks and this has producers wondering if they should be taking a fall cutting of alfalfa this year. >> Read full article

It’s audit season for farmers

If you're offsetting your farm income with a side business, are you properly accounting for the extra cash flow and keeping records of the extra expenses? >> Read full article

Horizon Seeds celebrates milestone

Horizon Seeds Canada Inc. celebrated 10 years in business with an open house on Aug. 30. >> Read full article

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New help from ancient grains

Researchers at the University of Guelph are tapping into some ancient grains to see if their endophytes – microbes that live inside plants without causing disease – can help our modern crops.

Manish Raizada and his lab have already found several endophytes that can control the fungal pathogen Fusarium graminearum in laboratory and greenhouse trials. Now they are testing these endophytes in field trials as a step toward possibly developing commercial biocontrol products. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show

Sept. 13-15, 2016
Location: Woodstock, Ont. >> More Info

FMC’s Advancing Women Conference (East)

Oct. 3, 2016
Location: Toronto >> More Info

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association Conference and AGM

Oct. 4-6, 2016
Location: Charlottetown >> More Info