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Research leads to unexpected byproduct

Fundamental research into the chemistry of flax by scientists at the University of Saskatchewan has led to new, patented technology and an unexpected byproduct.

Your transition team: Who you need on your side

Who should be involved in planning your family farm’s transition of labour, responsibilities, management and ownership from one generation to the next?

New Holland earns silver medal for combine setting system

New Holland Agriculture was awarded the silver medal by an independent expert committee for its pro-active and automatic combine setting system for its CR Revelation combines.
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Taking high-tech tools out of the lab

Real-time DNA sequencing, anywhere, anytime, is one step closer to making the jump from science fiction to science fact, according to researchers at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. A recent paper published in Scientific Reports outlined how the team used a MinION portable DNA sequencer to analyze plant species in the field. » Read More
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New software provides insights on risk potential

Manitoba Agriculture’s latest production cost calculator offers producers a new aid in calculating risk factors, planning next season, making input choices and marketing decisions. The latest calculator was released in January and is an update on a tool called CROPPLAN Financial Analysis. » Read More

2018 Herbicide Resistance Summit

February 27-28, 2018
Location: Saskatoon, Sask.
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2017 Manitoba Farm Women's Conference

November 19-21, 2017
Location: Brandon, Man.
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