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Harvesting Newfoundland’s first canola crop

Harvesting of Newfoundland’s first canola field took place on Sept. 23, wrapping up an experiment designed to help inform future activities and contribute to agricultural innovation in the province. >> Read full article

Deadline approaching for Wilson Loree Award

Do you know someone who has made an extraordinary contribution to developing and promoting new and positive change in agricultural business management practices and expertise in Canada? >> Read full article

Watch for corn ear moulds before harvest

The distribution and prevalence of stalk rot and ear moulds vary from year to year, but they are present every year, especially when the crop is under stress. The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Field Crop team reminds producers to check fields for these diseases as they plan for harvest. >> Read full article

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Past, present and future of crop disease in Canada

Canadian producers have long faced issues posed by field crop diseases, and the challenges have continued to evolve year after year. How have management practices changed, and what can growers expect in the years to come?

At the 2017 Field Crop Disease Summit, Bruce Gossen will answer these questions during his presentation of past, present and future crop disease threats. Gossen, a research scientist with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in Saskatoon, will focus on previous studies, the current threats of clubroot and Aphanomyces root rot, and share new technologies that will change how producers manage diseases. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

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

2016 Canola Discovery Forum

Oct. 25-27, 2016
Location: Fairmont Winnipeg, Man. >> More Info