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/cotl26675 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Jun 26) Interview with Herb Lock Business & Economics Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26675 2017-06-26T06:00:00Z Dealing with Uneven Crop Maturity http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26676 Mark Cutts discusses the importance of field scouting (Call of the Land, Jun 26) Interview with Mark Cutts Crops Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26676 2017-06-26T06:00:00Z Latest Crop Report http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26677 Highlights from the June 20, 2017 crop report (Call of the Land, Jun 26) Caitlynn Reesor has the highlights Statistics Mon, 26 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26677 2017-06-26T06:00:00Z Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26671 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Jun 23) Interview with Errol Anderson Business & Economics Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26671 2017-06-23T06:00:00Z Fusarium Symptoms and Timing of Spraying http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26672 Kelly Turkington says observable symptoms don't appear until the late heading stage when it is too late to apply protective fungicide (Call of the Land, Jun 23) Interview with Kelly Turkington Diseases/Insects/ Pests Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26672 2017-06-23T06:00:00Z Canadian Beef Industry Conference http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26673 Tracy Herbert discusses one of the components of the conference -- Bov-Innovation sessions (Call of the Land, Jun 23) Interview with Tracy Herbert Business & Economics Fri, 23 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26673 2017-06-23T06:00:00Z Weekly Insect Update http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26662 Scott Meers discusses cabbage seedpod weevil, grasshoppers, and bertha armyworm maps (Call of the Land, Jun 22) Interview with Scott Meers Diseases/Insects/ Pests Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26662 2017-06-22T06:00:00Z Fusarium and Weather http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26663 Kelly Turkington discusses how fusarium is driven by weather conditions (Call of the Land, Jun 22) Interview with Kelly Turkington Diseases/Insects/ Pests Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26663 2017-06-22T06:00:00Z Canadian Food Championships http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26664 Paul Lucas discusses the event that will be held in Edmonton, July 2017 (Call of the Land, Jun 22) Interview with Paul Lucas Rural Services Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26664 2017-06-22T06:00:00Z More on the On-Farm Solar PV Program http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26658 Kelly Lund discusses how to get information on the program and changes in terms and conditions (Call of the Land, Jun 21) Interview with Kelly Lund Rural Services Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26658 2017-06-21T06:00:00Z Fusarium Head Blight and Irrigation http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26659 Kelly Turkington discusses what producers under irrigation need to keep in mind about this disease (Call of the Land, Jun 21) Interview with Kelly Turkington Diseases/Insects/ Pests Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26659 2017-06-21T06:00:00Z Western Canada Conference on Soil Health and Grazing http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26660 Martina Alder has details on the December, 2017 conference in Edmonton (Call of the Land, Jun 21) Interview with Martina Alder Rural Services Wed, 21 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26660 2017-06-21T06:00:00Z Dealing with Low Quality Crops http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26653 Jesse Cole discusses temporary measures introduced by AFSC to assist producers with very low quality grain (Call of the Land, Jun 20) Interview with Jesse Cole Business & Economics Tue, 20 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26653 2017-06-20T06:00:00Z On-Farm Solar PV Program http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26654 Kelly Lund discusses changes to the program, effective June 30, 2017 (Call of the Land, Jun 20) Interview with Kelly Lund Rural Services Tue, 20 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26654 2017-06-20T06:00:00Z Beekeepers' Field Day http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26655 Steve Pernal has details of the June 23, 2017 field day at Beaverlodge (Call of the Land, Jun 20) Interview with Steve Pernal Diseases/Insects/ Pests Tue, 20 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26655 2017-06-20T06:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26650 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Jun 19) Interview with Herb lock Business & Economics Mon, 19 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26650 2017-06-19T06:00:00Z Canada's Food Guide Online Consultation http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26651 The second open consultation continues until July 25, 2017 (Call of the Land, Jun 19) Ken Blackley explains Food & Ag Processing Mon, 19 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26651 2017-06-19T06:00:00Z Alberta Crop Report http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26652 A look at Alberta crop conditions as of June 13, 2017 (Call of the Land, Jun 19) Ken Blackley explains Statistics Mon, 19 Jun 2017 06:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl26652 2017-06-19T06:00:00Z