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Ag Engineering

Check your dugouts this fall (2018-10-01)

Business & Economics

Alberta lamb and sheep market update - Strong domestic demand and industry growth continues to provide stability for Alberta's lamb market (Agri-News, 2018-12-12)
Cattle on feed reports and cattle imports (2018-12-07)
Cow-Calfenomics back in 2019 (2018-12-07)
The 10 year strategic farm plan (2018-12-07)
What to do when interest rates rise (2018-11-29)
Alberta Beef Producers plebiscite extended (2018-11-07)
Alberta fed steer market (2018-11-07)
Fuel taxes and levies - a clarification (2018-11-07)

Crops

Register now for January's Agronomy Update - Lethbridge is the site of the next Agronomy Update, taking place January 15-16, 2019 (Agri-News, 2018-12-12)
Get the dirt on soil in Alberta (2018-11-29)
Alberta launches Surveillance Program (2018-11-20)
Choosing a Christmas tree (2018-11-20)
Christmas tree tips (2018-11-20)
Elm sanitation (2018-11-20)
Organic Certifications on the rise in Alberta (2018-11-20)
A growing gift for gardening enthusiasts (2018-11-15)

Diseases/Insects/ Pests

Herbicide resistance - coming to a field near you (2018-11-29)
Celebrating 10 Years -- Alberta Agriculture and Forestry's Premises Identification System (2018-11-20)
2018 Award for Outstanding Research and Innovation (2018-08-10)

Food & Ag Processing

Alberta food companies pursuing opportunities in the Netherlands and SIAL Paris - Interest in the European market continues to grow among Alberta food companies (Agri-News, 2018-12-12)
Trade mission to Vietnam and the Philippines - Looking for interest in a possible trade mission for food, beverage and food ingredients companies to Ho Chi Minh City & Manila in April (Agri-News, 2018-12-12)
Invitation to Canadian Food Ingredients Mission to the U.S. Midwest (2018-12-07)
Invitation to FOODEX Japan 2019 (2018-12-07)
Alberta companies 'eat up' Canada Food Expo Japan/Korea 2018 (2018-11-29)
Local food and consumer trends (2018-10-17)
Requirements changing for food businesses (2018-09-17)
Get your Products to International Markets Workshop (2018-07-23)

Learning & 4H

4-H clubs and conference update (2018-11-07)
Getting involved in agriculture education (2018-11-07)
Show your 4-H colours (2018-10-30)
UFA supports innovation in agriculture at Olds College (2018-10-23)
4-H registration opens (2018-09-17)
Explore Agriculture with snapAG (2018-07-16)

Livestock

Coulee Crest Farms named 2019 Environmental Stewardship Award recipients (2018-12-07)
Government of Canada's Dairy Farm Investment Program Phase II (2018-12-07)
Manure Management Update (2018-12-07)
Dairy study group receives top industry award (2018-11-29)
Create a winter feed supply strategy (2018-11-20)
Great gifts for livestock producers (2018-11-15)
Straw-grain ration and the cost versus benefit of various supplements (2018-11-15)
Funding to support livestock producers with manure management (2018-11-07)

Rural Services

Apply for the Local Rural Crime Watch Grant - Local rural crime watch associations must submit their application for the $1,000 annual grant before January 15, 2019. (Agri-News, 2018-12-12)
Alberta launches three Canadian Agricultural Partnership Programs (2018-11-29)
Health and safety on Alberta farms and ranches (2018-11-29)
Refreshing how Alberta farmers manage environmental risk (2018-11-15)
Make PPE a habit and grab it (2018-11-07)
Olds College and Agri-Trade launch new ag event (2018-11-07)
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry at Agri-Trade (2018-10-30)
Call of the Land at the Royal Alberta Museum (2018-10-30)

Soil/Water/Air

Gases in groundwater (2018-10-30)

Statistics

Minimum wage and Alberta's agri-food workers (2018-10-30)
Another Increase for Agricultural Real Estate Values in 2017 (2018-06-25)

Weather & Climate

Moisture situation update as of December 10, 2018 - Ralph Wright analzyes the latest data, looking at snow packs and moisture levels across the province (Agri-News, 2018-12-12)
Moisture situation update as of November 12, 2018 (2018-11-15)
Moisture situation update as of October 28, 2018 (2018-10-30)
Moisture situation update as of October 15, 2018 (2018-10-17)
Moisture situation as of October 3, 2018 (2018-10-01)
Moisture situation as of September 16, 2018 (2018-09-17)
Moisture Situation as of August 28, 2018 (2018-08-28)
Moisture Situation as of August 12, 2018 (2018-08-10)

Business & Economics

Cow-Calfenomics returns this January - Bruce Viney provides an overview of Cow-Calfenomics (Call of the Land, 2018-12-13)
Year-end tax planning - ˇJoel Bokenfohr discusses what to keep in mind when it comes to taxes (Call of the Land, 2018-12-12)
What to do when interest rates rise - Dean Dyck looks at factors to consider when looking at fixed versus variable interest rates (Call of the Land, 2018-12-11)
Year-end business planning - Joel Bokenfohr discusses what producers should consider as the year comes to an end (Call of the Land, 2018-12-11)
Weekly livestock market summary (2018-12-10)
Weekly grains and oilseeds market summary (2018-12-07)
Challenges of farm succession and keys to success (2018-12-05)
Plebiscite results (2018-12-04)

Crops

Gifts for the gardener on your list (2018-12-10)
Gifts for commercial production (2018-12-04)
Sugar beet crop (2018-12-04)
Gifts for livestock producers (2018-12-03)
Innovative Crop Production workshop (2018-11-30)
Caring for a Christmas tree (2018-11-27)
Choosing a Christmas tree (2018-11-26)
Growing season for pulse growers (2018-11-23)

Diseases/Insects/ Pests

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry's Premises Identification System celebrates 10 years (2018-12-07)
Herbicide resistance webinar (2018-12-07)
Insect forecast maps (2018-12-06)
African Swine Fever and biosecurity (2018-11-27)
Beavers in our Landscape workshops (2018-11-22)
December 1 changes to accessing antimicrobials (2018-11-07)
Preparing for changes to antimicrobial usage in livestock (2018-11-06)
Changes to antimicrobial usage in livestock (2018-11-02)

Learning & 4H

Alberta 4-H Hall of Fame welcomes new members (2018-12-05)
December 1 deadlines for 4-H (2018-11-29)
4-H club registration (2018-11-09)
Getting involved in agriculture education (2018-11-08)
4-H Wear Your Colours Day (2018-11-06)

Livestock

Dairy Farm Investment Program - Starting January 7, 2019, requests for funding will be accepted under the second and final phase of the program (Call of the Land, 2018-12-13)
Straw-grain rations and nutrition requirements (2018-11-28)
Straw-grain rations (2018-11-27)
Winter feeding strategies (2018-11-13)
Late harvest and manure storage, part 2 (2018-11-02)
Manure storage and late harvest, part 1 (2018-11-01)

Rural Services

Agronomy Update - Doon Pauly has highlights of Agronomy Update 2019 in Lethbridge (Call of the Land, 2018-12-12)
Agriculture for Life projects (2018-12-06)
Emergency Preparedness program launched (2018-12-06)
Agriculture for Life symposium (2018-12-05)
Canadian Agricultural Partnership programs launched (2018-12-05)
Environmental Stewardship and Climate Change Producer Program (2018-12-04)
Prairie Cereals Summit (2018-11-28)
Wearing personal protective equipment (2018-11-22)

Soil/Water/Air

Manure Management Update, 2019 - Lynda Miedema discusses January's Manure Management Update in Lethbridge (Call of the Land, 2018-12-13)
Gases in groundwater (2018-11-15)
New online resource helps growers manage resistance (2018-11-15)
Enhancements to the Environmental Farm Plan process (2018-11-14)
Water and Agriculture conference (2018-11-14)

Statistics

Farm cash receipts (2018-11-29)
Harvest progress (2018-11-05)
Harvest update (2018-10-29)

Trade

Canadian Food Ingredients Mission to the U.S. Midwest - Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (AF) invites value added food suppliers to participate in this third annual mission (Call of the Land, 2018-12-12)
Trade mission opportunity to Japan - Alberta Agriculture and Forestry invites value-added food suppliers to participate in a mission to the FOODEX Japan 2019 trade show (Call of the Land, 2018-12-11)
Opportunities in the Netherlands and SIAL Paris (2018-12-10)
Trade mission to Japan and Korea (2018-12-03)
Trade agreements and the hog industry (2018-11-28)
Sales expected following trade mission (2018-11-23)

Weather & Climate

Soil moistures heading into winter (2018-11-21)
Soil moisture reserves (2018-11-20)
Agroclimate Impact survey (2018-10-31)
Agroclimate Impact survey (2018-10-30)

Learning & 4H

Albertan inducted into 4-H Hall of Fame (2018-10-25)

Livestock

National BSE program in Alberta to cover additional livestock industries (2018-12-04)

Rural Services

A new tool to teach youth about PTO safety (2018-10-16)
Avoid harvest-related fatigue (2018-10-16)
Grant program supports health and safety on farms (2018-10-16)
Parent alert: the hazards of grain (2018-10-16)
Working safely through another harvest season (2018-10-16)

Food & Ag Processing

Food News, November 2018 (2018-11-19)
Food News, October 2018 (2018-11-05)
Food News, August, 2018 (2018-08-20)
Food News, July 2018 (2018-07-23)
Food News, June 2018 (2018-06-26)

Business & Economics

Getting the best ROI on your Volunteer Contributions (2018-10-30)
What are the benefits of membership in industry / grower associations? (2018-10-30)
Mentoring - What is your role? (2018-09-24)
Employee Empowerment and Retention Through Sowing Carrots (2018-07-30)
People Management Tips (2018-07-30)
Reaching Your Customers (2018-06-26)

Crops

2018 - A Year in Review - An overview of some of the events and horticultural happenings in Alberta in 2018. (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)
2019 is International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements - A celebration of the uniqueness of the Periodic Table of the Chemical Elements. (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)
Disease of the Month - Cucumber Green Mottle Mosaic Virus and Pepino Mosaic Virus - An overview of the disease cycle, symptoms and management of two greenhouse vegetable viral diseases (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)
Hort Morsels - Bits and Pieces - Hort Snacks - January 2019 - Various odds and ends of information and articles of interest to horticultural producers from the January 2019 issue of Hort Snacks (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)
Hort Snacks - January 2019 - Introduction to the January 2019 issue of Hort Snacks, a newsletter with timely articles targeted at direct market horticulture production (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)
Insect of the Month - Greenhouse Whiteflies - An overview of the life cycles, symptoms, damage and management of various greenhouse whiteflies (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)
Things to Do / Things to Think About This Month - January 2019 - List of necessary tasks for horticultural producers to complete as ongoing maintenance for their fruit and vegetables during the month of January (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)
Upcoming Conferences / Workshops - List of events being held in January, February and March 2019, that might be of interest to horticulture crop producers (Hort Snacks, 2018-12-12)

Diseases/Insects/ Pests

Disease of the Month - Heat / Drought related Deformities (2018-06-26)