Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/cotl Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies. Drying Grain and Aeration http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25937 Harry Brook goes into more detail on temperatures for drying grain and adding heat to aeration (Call of the Land, Dec 2) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25937 2016-12-02T07:00:00Z Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25938 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Dec 2) Interview with ErrolAnderson Business & Economics Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25938 2016-12-02T07:00:00Z Carbon Sequestration Seminar http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25939 Devin Knopp discusses the December 6, 2016 seminar in Ponoka (Call of the Land, Dec 2) Interview with Devin Knopp Soil/Water/Air Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25939 2016-12-02T07:00:00Z Protecting a Wet Crop http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25926 Harry Brook discusses the importance of monitoring grain to avoid heating issues (Call of the Land, Dec 1) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Thu, 01 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25926 2016-12-01T07:00:00Z Help for Producers Affected by Bovine TB http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25927 Producers experiencing extraordinary costs due to bovine tb quarantine measures eligible for financial assistance under the AgriRecovery Framework (Call of the Land, Dec 1) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Rural Services Thu, 01 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25927 2016-12-01T07:00:00Z Additions to Alberta 4-H Hall of Fame http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25928 Helen Andrews of Round Hill and Corine Verbeek of Sturgeon County are the 2016 inductees (Call of the Land, Dec 1) Caitlynn Reesor discusses Learning & 4H Thu, 01 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25928 2016-12-01T07:00:00Z Food Quality and Shelf Life http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25929 Eileen Kotowich discusses the importance of shelf life and an upcoming webinar (Call of the Land, Dec 1) Interview with Eileen Kotowich Business & Economics Thu, 01 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25929 2016-12-01T07:00:00Z Growing Forward 2 Project on Pasture Insurance http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25912 Richard McConnell has more details on the project and what he hopes the outcome will be (Call of the Land, Nov 30) Interview with Richard McConnell Rural Services Wed, 30 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25912 2016-11-30T07:00:00Z Role of Business Plans Webinar http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25913 Jan Warren discusses the role of plans and how to use them to move your business forward (Call of the Land, Nov 30) Interview with Jan Warren Business & Economics Wed, 30 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25913 2016-11-30T07:00:00Z Alberta Oat Growers Commission Directors http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25914 Anthony Rootselaar discusses the role of directors and why to be involved (Call of the Land, Nov 30) Interview with Anthony Rootselaar Crops Wed, 30 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25914 2016-11-30T07:00:00Z Reducing the Risk of Calf Disease http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25915 Dr. Clare Windeyer discusses the importance of planning ahead to reduce the risk of disease in calving season (Call of the Land, Nov 30) Interview with Dr. Clare Windeyer Diseases/Insects/ Pests Wed, 30 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25915 2016-11-30T07:00:00Z Keeping Calves Healthy http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25907 Dr. Clare Windeyer discusses potential disease issues in calves (Call of the Land, Nov 29) Interview with Dr. Clare Windeyer Livestock Tue, 29 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25907 2016-11-29T07:00:00Z Getting into Retail Registration Deadline http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25908 Mark Shand discusses who this workshop is for and the December1 registration deadline (Call of the Land, Nov 29) Interview with Mark Shand Business & Economics Tue, 29 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25908 2016-11-29T07:00:00Z Growing Forward 2 Project http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25909 Richard McConnell discusses this project with AFSC looking at the potential for pasture insurance (Call of the Land, Nov 29) Interview with Richard McConnell Rural Services Tue, 29 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25909 2016-11-29T07:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25903 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Nov 28) Interview with Herb Lock Business & Economics Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25903 2016-11-28T07:00:00Z New Resource on Advisory Boards http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25904 Alberta Agriculture has developed a new agri-fact sheet called, "Developing a Business Advisory Board: Best Practices" (Call of the Land, Nov 28) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Business & Economics Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25904 2016-11-28T07:00:00Z Banff Pork Seminar 2017 http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25905 Mark Chambers has details on the Banff Pork Seminar, which is January 10-12, 2017 (Call of the Land, Nov 28) Interview with Mark Chambers Rural Services Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl25905 2016-11-28T07:00:00Z