Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/cotl Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies. Weekly Livestock Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26096 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Jan 23) Interview with Herb Lock Business & Economics Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26096 2017-01-23T07:00:00Z 2017 Insect Forecast Maps http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26097 Scott Meers takes a look at the forecast for grasshopper in 2017 (Call of the Land, Jan 23) Interview with Scott Meers Diseases/Insects/ Pests Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26097 2017-01-23T07:00:00Z Alberta Oat Growers Commission AGM http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26098 Shawna Mathieson has details on the January 30, 2017 AGM in Edmonton (Call of the Land, Jan 23) Interview with Shawna Mathieson Rural Services Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26098 2017-01-23T07:00:00Z Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26085 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Jan 20) Interview with Errol Anderson Business & Economics Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26085 2017-01-20T07:00:00Z Companies Reclaiming Well Sites http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26086 Jeana Schuurman explains why a company other than the one listed on title might be leading on the abandonment and reclamation of a well site (Call of the Land, Jan 20) Interview with Jeana Schuurman Rural Services Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26086 2017-01-20T07:00:00Z BIO WEBinar Winter series http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26087 Patti Breland has details on this webinar series, which gets underway January 24, 2017 (Call of the Land, Jan 20) Interview with Patti Breland Rural Services Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26087 2017-01-20T07:00:00Z New Business Development Tools http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26082 Development officer Conor Power discusses two new tools offered by the crop extension branch (Call of the Land, Jan 19) Interview with Conor Power Business & Economics Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26082 2017-01-19T07:00:00Z Carbon 201: Practical Strategies for Carbon Reduction http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26083 Presenter Brett Wills, president of Green Enterprise movement, previews the upcoming event (Call of the Land, Jan 19) Interview iwth Brent Willis Soil/Water/Air Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26083 2017-01-19T07:00:00Z Human Resource (HR) Essentials http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26084 Denise Burrell, a senior consultant with the Performance Group, discusses the upcoming workshop (Call of the Land, Jan 19) Interview with Denise Burrell Business & Economics Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26084 2017-01-19T07:00:00Z Soil Information Viewer Upgrades http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26078 David Speiss discusses the recent upgrades made to the viewer (Call of the Land, Jan 18) Interview with David Speiss Soil/Water/Air Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26078 2017-01-18T07:00:00Z Agritourism and Farm Direct Marketing Workshop http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26079 Mark Saunders of Saunders Farm previews the upcoming event (Call of the Land, Jan 18) Interview iwth Mark Saunders Business & Economics Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26079 2017-01-18T07:00:00Z New Entrant Assistance Program http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26080 Program works by matching quota purchased by a new entrant with a loan of quota from Alberta Milk (Call of the Land, Jan 18) Ken Blackley discusses Business & Economics Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26080 2017-01-18T07:00:00Z Soil Information Viewer http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26074 David Speiss discusses what the Soil Information Viewer viewer is (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Interview with David Speiss Soil/Water/Air Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26074 2017-01-17T07:00:00Z Alberta Agriculture's Crop Extension Section http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26075 Conor Power discusses how it can help Alberta's agri-food industry in Alberta (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Interview iwth Conor Power Rural Services Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26075 2017-01-17T07:00:00Z Global Pulse Day http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26076 Debra McLennan says this day builds on a very successful International Year of Pulses (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Interview with Debra McLennan Crops Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26076 2017-01-17T07:00:00Z