Agriculture and Food : News for All Audiences https://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/news?audience=0 Contains news items relevant to the agriculture and food industry for All Audiences 2018 Government of Alberta 2018 Government of Alberta Agriculture and Food : News for All Audiences Web Page https://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/rtw/icons/audience/audience_0.jpg https://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/news Baling Safety https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27990 Kenda Lubeck discusses how to keep safe during baling season (Call of the Land, Jul 18) Rural Services Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27990 2018-07-18T06:00:00Z Livestock Welfare Engagement Project Survey Online https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27991 Melissa Moggy discusses the project and an online survey for stakeholders (Call of the Land, Jul 18) Livestock Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27991 2018-07-18T06:00:00Z The Concern about Nitrate Accumulation https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27989 Barry Yaremcio explains why excess nitrates can be a concern when feeding cattle (Call of the Land, Jul 18) Crops Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27989 2018-07-18T06:00:00Z Local Food at A Taste of Edmonton https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27988 Paul Lucas discusses the focus on local food at the event (Call of the Land, Jul 17) Business & Economics Tue, 17 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27988 2018-07-17T06:00:00Z Programs Launched under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27987 Two programs from the Product, Market Growth and Diversification theme have just been launched (Call of the Land, Jul 17) Rural Services Tue, 17 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27987 2018-07-17T06:00:00Z Salvaging Crops after a Hail Event. https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27986 Barry Yaremcio says there are many things to consider, starting with the issue of nitrate accumulation (Call of the Land, Jul 17) Crops Tue, 17 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27986 2018-07-17T06:00:00Z Check Trees for Dutch Elm Disease https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27971 The Society to Prevent Dutch Elm Disease (STOPDED) is reminding Albertans to check their elm trees for DED symptoms (Agri-News, Jul 16) Crops Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27971 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Crop Growing Conditions https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27985 Ashan Shooshtarian has highlights from the July 10, 2018 Alberta Crop Report (Call of the Land, Jul 16) Statistics Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27985 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Environmentally Sustainable Agriculture Tracking Survey Results https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27993 This survey measures Alberta producers' awareness of, and their adoption of environmentally sustainable agriculture practices (Agri-News, Jul 16) Rural Services Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27993 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Explore Agriculture with snapAG https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27998 this new online resource lets students to explore the hot topics affecting the agriculture industry (Agri-News, Jul 16) Learning & 4H Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27998 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Federal Funding Announcements https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27984 Ottawa announces funding for both the beef and crop sectors (Call of the Land, Jul 16) Crops Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27984 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Moisture Situation as of July 15, 2018 https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27997 Ralph Wright, manager of the agro-meteorological applications and modelling section with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry analyzes the data (Agri-News, Jul 16) Weather & Climate Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27997 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Netherlands as Gateway to the European Union https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27994 Alberta Agriculture and Forestry is hosting a session on August 9, 2018 to give exporters an overview of opportunities (Agri-News, Jul 16) Business & Economics Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27994 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Scouting for Fusarium Head Blight Symptoms in a Developing Crop https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27992 Scouting is key to realizing whether a field with FHB is a candidate for the application of a FHB plan (Agri-News, Jul 16) Crops Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw27992 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27983 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Jul 16) Business & Economics Mon, 16 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27983 2018-07-16T06:00:00Z Environmental Stewardship Award https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27979 July 15 is the nomination deadline for the Alberta Beef Producers Environmental Stewardship Award (Call of the Land, Jul 13) Soil/Water/Air Fri, 13 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27979 2018-07-13T06:00:00Z Pulse Crop Walks https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27980 Christy Hoy has details on crop walks in the Barrhead and Vegreville areas (Call of the Land, Jul 13) Crops Fri, 13 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27980 2018-07-13T06:00:00Z Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27978 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Jul 13) Business & Economics Fri, 13 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27978 2018-07-13T06:00:00Z Agriculture Outlook https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27972 J.P. Gervais with FCC says Canadian producers need to focus on building resilience into their business (Call of the Land, Jul 12) Business & Economics Thu, 12 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27972 2018-07-12T06:00:00Z Livestock Industry Mission to Mexico https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27970 Alberta Agriculture and Forestry is coordinating a trade mission in October to Guadalajara, Mexico (Call of the Land, Jul 12) Trade Thu, 12 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27970 2018-07-12T06:00:00Z Weekly Insect Update https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27969 Scott Meers discusses bertha armyworm, the canola insect survey, and grasshoppers (Call of the Land, Jul 12) Diseases/Insects/ Pests Thu, 12 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27969 2018-07-12T06:00:00Z Lacombe Field Day https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27966 Flavio Capettini discusses what participants will see at this year's Lacombe Field Day, July 25, 2018 (Call of the Land, Jul 11) Crops Wed, 11 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27966 2018-07-11T06:00:00Z Opportunity in the Halal Market https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27965 Grant Winton says the world's halal market could be an opportunity for Alberta ranchers, producers and exporters (Call of the Land, Jul 11) Livestock Wed, 11 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27965 2018-07-11T06:00:00Z Perennial Grains Workshop https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27967 Erin Daly discusses the workshop at the Breton Plots, July 13, 2018 (Call of the Land, Jul 11) Crops Wed, 11 Jul 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27967 2018-07-11T06:00:00Z