Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/cotl Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies. Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26196 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Feb 17) Interview with Errol Anderson Business & Economics Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26196 2017-02-17T07:00:00Z Measuring Liquidity http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26197 Rick Dehod discusses liquidity, another key measure when assessing your farm financial management (Call of the Land, Feb 17) Interview with Rick Dehod Business & Economics Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26197 2017-02-17T07:00:00Z FCC Young Entrepreneur Loan http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26198 Farm Credit Canada announces new loan for young farmers (Call of the Land, Feb 17) Caitlynn Reesor discusses. Rural Services Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26198 2017-02-17T07:00:00Z Alberta Farm Fresh School http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26199 Eileen Kotowich discusses sessions that would be of interest to those in the farmers' market business (Call of the Land, Feb 17) Interview with Eileen Kotowich Business & Economics Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26199 2017-02-17T07:00:00Z Preparations for Wildfire Season http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26193 Minister Oneil Carlier discusses preparations and changes to legislation effective March 1, 2017 (Call of the Land, Feb 16) Interview with Minister Carlier Rural Services Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26193 2017-02-16T07:00:00Z Canola Market Update http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26194 Neil Blue discusses the canola market, including basis levels and seasonal trends (Call of the Land, Feb 16) Interview with Neil Blue Business & Economics Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26194 2017-02-16T07:00:00Z Food Trends in 2017 http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26195 Rosalie Cunningham discusses trends, including what she refers to as enhanced food (Call of the Land, Feb 16) Interview with Rosalie Cunningham Food & Ag Processing Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26195 2017-02-16T07:00:00Z On-Demand Food and Beverage Options http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26189 Austin Leitch takes a look at what's happening in Alberta in terms of on-demand food and beverage trends (Call of the Land, Feb 15) Interview with Austin Leitch Food & Ag Processing Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26189 2017-02-15T07:00:00Z Winter Grazing Video Series http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26190 Grant Lastiwka discusses who these videos would benefit (Call of the Land, Feb 15) Interview with Grant Lastiwka Crops Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26190 2017-02-15T07:00:00Z 2017 Food Trends http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26191 Rosalie Cunningham takes a look at some food trends for 2017 (Call of the Land, Feb 15) Interview with Rosalie Cunningham Food & Ag Processing Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26191 2017-02-15T07:00:00Z Lighting in the Greenhouse http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26183 Dustin Morton discusses how light is measured and how to know if your crops are getting enough light (Call of the Land, Feb 14) Interview with Dustin Morton Crops Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26183 2017-02-14T07:00:00Z Storytelling as a Marketing Tool http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26184 Karen Goad discusses the benefits of using storytelling to sell your product, and upcoming workshops to learn more (Call of the Land, Feb 14) Interview with Karen Goad Business & Economics Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26184 2017-02-14T07:00:00Z Nutrient Management Workshop http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26185 Dwayne Rogness has details on the February 23, 2017 Getting the Most from Nutrient Management workshop (Call of the Land, Feb 14) Interview with Dwayne Rogness Soil/Water/Air Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26185 2017-02-14T07:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26180 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Feb 13) Interview with Herb Lock Business & Economics Mon, 13 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26180 2017-02-13T07:00:00Z Managing Risk in Winter Grazing Systems Video Series http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26181 Grant Lastiwka discusses focus of the 47 videos in the series (Call of the Land, Feb 13) Interview with Grant Lastiwka Crops Mon, 13 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26181 2017-02-13T07:00:00Z Potato Management Workshops http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26182 Rob Spencer has details on the March 2017 potato post-harvest management workshops (Call of the Land, Feb 13) Interview with Rob Spencer Crops Mon, 13 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26182 2017-02-13T07:00:00Z