Maizex Seeds has announced leadership appointments aimed at supporting the growth of the Maizex Seeds business into the future. As part of a succession management plan, Blake Ashton has been appointed  General Manager of Maizex Seeds. Blake joined Maizex Seeds...
Price increase likely to affect how much consumers pay for dairy products Darren Major · CBC News · Posted: Nov 03, 2021 4:00 AM ET | Last Updated: November 3 Ottawa dairy farmer Peter Ruiter says the price of feed has 'skyrocketed' this year, putting...
Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Canadian farmers are looking to reduce waste, and plant-based plastics are an increasingly popular alternative as part of a growing Canadian bioeconomy. Creating exciting new options for Canadian farmers, while supporting them in responsibly managing...
Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Today, the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced over $1 million in funding for SomaDetect Inc. and Vivid Machines Inc. through the AgriScience Program to help producers improve farm management and...

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Source: National Farm Animal Care Council Code of Practice for the care and handling of farm animals – Dairy Cattle, Section 2.3 Water availability and quality are extremely important for animal health and productivity (30). If the water supply is interrupted...
Canada’s agriculture industry is in a good position to weather inflationary pressures and higher interest rates, according to Farm Credit Canada’s (FCC) chief economist. “We are in a unique position where record farm revenues are helping to offset the impact...
As we near the tail end of this harvest season, the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) wants to ensure that our farming families have the resources and tools they need to stay safe on increasingly busy country roads. Traffic...
Source: Dairy Research Cluster 3 Principal Investigators: Greg Keefe and J Trenton McClure (University of Prince Edward Island) Co-Investigators: Elsa Vasseur (McGill University), Luke Heider (University of Prince Edward Island), Débora Santschi (Lactanet) National Dairy Research Strategy investment priorities targeted: Dairy cattle...
Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Today, Federal Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister David Marit announced the AgriStability enrolment deadline for the 2022 program year has been extended without penalty to June 30, 2022. This step,...
Source: Livestock Water Recycling news release Livestock Water Recycling (LWR), the innovator of a waste-to-worth manure processing system and data analytics platform, is proud to announce that it has been accepted into the MaRS Momentum program as one of Canada's...
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