Agriculture and Food : Agri-News https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/agnw Agri-News is a news package published each Monday that has information of interest to Albertans on agriculture, food and beverage production, marketing, research, provincial events and policy, and home gardening. Alberta Agriculture and Forestry at Ag Expo https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28720 AF specialists will have info about government-funded programs, irrigation and farm water or environmental stewardship projects (Agri-News, Feb 22) Rural Services Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28720 2019-02-22T07:00:00Z Pulse processing at the Food Processing Development Centre https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28723 Food scientists and researchers at the FPDC in Leduc are investigating applications for pulse ingredients (Agri-News, Feb 22) Crops Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28723 2019-02-22T07:00:00Z Crop variety - the spice of life, or money in the bank? https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28708 New crop varieties and variety tables are now available, so how should producers choose the variety that works best on their land (Agri-News, Feb 22) Crops Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28708 2019-02-22T07:00:00Z Weather situation as of February 22, 2019 https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28730 Ralph Wright looks at the temperature and moisture data for the month of February (Agri-News, Feb 22) Weather & Climate Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28730 2019-02-22T07:00:00Z Alberta wheat farmers and the SR&ED tax credit https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28721 Wheat farmers paying the AWC check-off are eligible for a tax credit through the SR&ED program (Agri-News, Feb 22) Business & Economics Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28721 2019-02-22T07:00:00Z Federal government invests in industry-led animal welfare activities https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28722 an update to the transportation codes of practice for the care and handling of farm animals during transport (Agri-News, Feb 22) Livestock Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28722 2019-02-22T07:00:00Z Determining a reasonable crop land rental rate https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28719 many landlords and tenants are reviewing their crop land rental arrangements to see whether they are fair and reasonable (Agri-News, Feb 22) Business & Economics Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28719 2019-02-22T07:00:00Z