Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/cotl Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies. Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27250 Barry Yaremcio discusses the types of questions on the survey and how producers will benefit from participating (Call of the Land, Dec 12) Interview with Barry Yaremcio Business & Economics Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27250 2017-12-12T07:00:00Z Landowners and Communications Towers http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27251 Jeana Schuurman discusses what landowners need to know about communications towers on their land (Call of the Land, Dec 12) Interview with Jeana Schuurman Rural Services Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27251 2017-12-12T07:00:00Z Research in the Pulse Industry http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27252 D'Arcy Hilgartner takes a look at the growing season and research in the pulse industry (Call of the Land, Dec 12) Interview with D'Arcy Hilgartner Crops Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27252 2017-12-12T07:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27247 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Dec 11) Interview with Herb Lock Business & Economics Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27247 2017-12-11T07:00:00Z Cow-Calf Survey http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27248 Barry Yaremcio discusses what's new in this year's cow-calf survey (Call of the Land, Dec 11) Interview with Barry Yaremcio Business & Economics Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27248 2017-12-11T07:00:00Z Christmas Tree Tips http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27249 Tips for choosing and caring for Christmas trees (Call of the Land, Dec 11) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Crops Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27249 2017-12-11T07:00:00Z Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27244 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Dec 8) Interview with Errol Anderson Business & Economics Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27244 2017-12-08T07:00:00Z Year-end Tax Management http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27245 Joel Bokenfohr discusses what producers need to keep in mind from a tax perspective as the year comes to an end (Call of the Land, Dec 8) Interview with Joel Bokenfohr Business & Economics Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27245 2017-12-08T07:00:00Z Rural Crime Watch Association Grant http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27246 A reminder from the Farmers' Advocate Office about the annual grant to a local rural crime watch association (Call of the Land, Dec 8) Interview with Jeana Schuurman Rural Services Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27246 2017-12-08T07:00:00Z Year-end Business Planning http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27239 Joel Bokenfohr discusses what producers need to be thinking about as the year comes to an end (Call of the Land, Dec 7) Interview with Joel Bokenfohr Business & Economics Thu, 07 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27239 2017-12-07T07:00:00Z Wheat Breeding at Lacombe http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27240 Mazen Aljarrah discusses the focus of wheat breeding at the Field Crop Development Centre in Lacombe (Call of the Land, Dec 7) Interview with Mazen Aljarrah Crops Thu, 07 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27240 2017-12-07T07:00:00Z Growing Forward 2 Water Project http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27241 Richard McConnell discusses how the agriculture industry could benefit from this water project (Call of the Land, Dec 7) Interview with Richard McConnell Soil/Water/Air Thu, 07 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27241 2017-12-07T07:00:00Z Renewing the Farmer Pesticide Certificate http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27236 Harry Brook discusses how farmers can go about renewing their pesticide certificate (Call of the Land, Dec 6) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27236 2017-12-06T07:00:00Z Ag-Info Centre Celebrates its 15th Anniversary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27237 Carmen Andrew has background on the Ag-Info Centre and how its serves the agriculture industry (Call of the Land, Dec 6) Interview with Carmen Andrew Rural Services Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27237 2017-12-06T07:00:00Z Growing Forward 2 Project http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27238 Richard McConnell discusses a Growing Forward 2 project that focuses on the South Saskatchewan River basin (Call of the Land, Dec 6) Interview with Richard McConnell Soil/Water/Air Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27238 2017-12-06T07:00:00Z