Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/cotl Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies. Look beyond yield when choosing a new variety https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28713 Harry Brook discusses other things to assess, including disease packages and maturity (Call of the Land, Feb 20) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28713 2019-02-20T07:00:00Z Tips for being a host farm at Open Farm Days https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28714 Richard Ozero has tips for farms thinking of being a host farm at Open Farm Days (Call of the Land, Feb 20) Interview with Richard Ozero Business & Economics Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28714 2019-02-20T07:00:00Z Enhancing farm safety in Alberta https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28715 Last year more than 125 communities and organizations used resources from Alberta Agriculture and Forestry's Farm Safety Program (Call of the Land, Feb 20) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Rural Services Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28715 2019-02-20T07:00:00Z Assessing new crop varieties https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28709 Harry Brook says producers need to look at more than just yield when assessing new varieties (Call of the Land, Feb 19) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Tue, 19 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28709 2019-02-19T07:00:00Z Open Farm Days registration open https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28710 Richard Ozero with Good Morning Honey discusses his experience being a host farm (Call of the Land, Feb 19) Interview with Richard Ozero Business & Economics Tue, 19 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28710 2019-02-19T07:00:00Z Basic Bee Culture workshops https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28711 Medhat Nasr discusses the focus of the workshops (Call of the Land, Feb 19) Interview with Medhat Nasr Diseases/Insects/ Pests Tue, 19 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28711 2019-02-19T07:00:00Z Weekly grains and oilseeds market summary https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28705 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Feb 15) Interview with Errol Anderson Business & Economics Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28705 2019-02-15T07:00:00Z Input wanted from fruit and vegetable producers https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28706 Robert Spencer is asking direct market fruit and vegetable producers to share pricing information (Call of the Land, Feb 15) Interview with Rob Spencer Business & Economics Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28706 2019-02-15T07:00:00Z Livestock Care Conference https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28707 Kristen Hall has details on the 2019 conference in Olds (Call of the Land, Feb 15) Interview with Kristen Hall Livestock Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28707 2019-02-15T07:00:00Z Fed steer and hay markets https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28696 Jason Wood discusses factors affecting the markets (Call of the Land, Feb 14) Interview with Jason Wood Business & Economics Thu, 14 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28696 2019-02-14T07:00:00Z Call of the Land in the Royal Alberta Museum https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28697 Jack Howell, former host, discusses his role in the exhibit (Call of the Land, Feb 14) Interview with Jack Howell Rural Services Thu, 14 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28697 2019-02-14T07:00:00Z Canadian Agricultural Strategic Priorities Program https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28698 Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay recently announced the $50.3 million five-year program (Call of the Land, Feb 14) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Rural Services Thu, 14 Feb 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28698 2019-02-14T07:00:00Z