Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/cotl Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies. Weekly grains and oilseeds market summary https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28308 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Oct 19) Interview with Errol Anderson Business & Economics Fri, 19 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28308 2018-10-19T06:00:00Z Estimating the cost of drying grain and oilseeds https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28309 Dean Dyck examines potential costs and how to calculate the cost of drying grain (Call of the Land, Oct 19) Interview with Dean Dyck Business & Economics Fri, 19 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28309 2018-10-19T06:00:00Z Preparing trees for winter. https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28310 There are a number of things to keep in mind to help trees and shrubs stay healthy over winter (Call of the Land, Oct 19) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Crops Fri, 19 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28310 2018-10-19T06:00:00Z Using high moisture grain in cattle rations https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28305 Barry Yaremcio says if cattle are needing grain supplementation this winter, using high moisture barley is an option (Call of the Land, Oct 18) Interview with Barry Yaremcio Livestock Thu, 18 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28305 2018-10-18T06:00:00Z Inspect your dugout https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28306 Dan Benson says it is important to regularly inspect the dugout, especially before winter sets in (Call of the Land, Oct 18) Interview with Dan Benson Soil/Water/Air Thu, 18 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28306 2018-10-18T06:00:00Z Livestock Crossings Tour https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28307 The Mighty Peace Watershed Alliance is hosting a Livestock Crossings Tour tomorrow at Beaverlodge (Call of the Land, Oct 18) Interview with Adam Norris Livestock Thu, 18 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28307 2018-10-18T06:00:00Z Cull cow markets https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28299 Jason Wood looks at the cull cow markets and slaughter numbers to early October (Call of the Land, Oct 17) Interview with Jason Wood Business & Economics Wed, 17 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28299 2018-10-17T06:00:00Z Coping with stress https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28300 Dr. Nick Mitchell offers some suggestions for managing stress this fall (Call of the Land, Oct 17) Interview with Dr. Nick Mitchell Rural Services Wed, 17 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28300 2018-10-17T06:00:00Z Cleanfarms campaign in southern Alberta https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28301 Cleanfarms' obsolete pesticide and livestock medication collection program will be available in southern Alberta next week (Call of the Land, Oct 17) Interview with Barry Friesen Soil/Water/Air Wed, 17 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28301 2018-10-17T06:00:00Z Farm and ranch safety grant https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28290 A new farm and ranch safety grant has been launched to help eligible agriculture employers comply with new occupational health and safety requirements (Call of the Land, Oct 16) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Rural Services Tue, 16 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28290 2018-10-16T06:00:00Z AgriProfit$ benchmarks https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28291 Manglai outlines the updates made to the AgriProfit$ crops and forages benchmarks (Call of the Land, Oct 16) Interview with Manglai Business & Economics Tue, 16 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28291 2018-10-16T06:00:00Z Identifying stress https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28292 Dr. Nick Mitchell discusses how to identify stress (Call of the Land, Oct 16) Interview with Dr. Nick Mitchell Rural Services Tue, 16 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28292 2018-10-16T06:00:00Z Canadian Pulse Research workshop https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28293 Leanne Fischbuch has details of the October, 2018 workshop in Edmonton (Call of the Land, Oct 16) Interview with Leanne Fischbuch Crops Tue, 16 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28293 2018-10-16T06:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28286 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Oct 15) Interview with Herb Lock Business & Economics Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28286 2018-10-15T06:00:00Z Storage considerations when grain is damp https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28287 Harry Brook discusses what producers need to keep in mind (Call of the Land, Oct 15) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28287 2018-10-15T06:00:00Z Crop harvesting update https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28288 Highlights from the October 9, 2018 Alberta Crop Report (Call of the Land, Oct 15) Christine Chomiak has the details Statistics Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28288 2018-10-15T06:00:00Z