Agriculture and Food : News for All Audiences https://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/news?audience=0 Contains news items relevant to the agriculture and food industry for All Audiences 2019 Government of Alberta 2019 Government of Alberta Agriculture and Food : News for All Audiences Web Page https://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/rtw/icons/audience/audience_0.jpg https://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/news Alberta Milk New Entrant Assistance Program https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28600 Tom Kootstra discusses the program and what a difference it makes for those wanting to enter the industry (Call of the Land, Jan 18) Livestock Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28600 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Carrying charges in the crop markets https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28607 the cause and how to take advantage of the price spread for crops between delivery months (Agri-News, Jan 18) Business & Economics Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28607 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Farm to Market to Table Conference https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28602 Learn more about direct market production, and connect with peers and experts at this year's conference (Agri-News, Jan 18) Crops Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28602 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Importance of field scouting https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28599 Scott Meers discusses insect field scouting and monitoring survey maps during the growing season (Call of the Land, Jan 18) Diseases/Insects/ Pests Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28599 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Minister MacAulay announces investment to keep Canada's crop sector on cutting edge https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28603 Up to $39.3 million to four science clusters including barley, wheat, diverse field crops and soybean under CAP (Agri-News, Jan 18) Crops Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28603 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Nurturing mental health and wellness on the farm https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28581 Most Alberta farm operations are family-based businesses. Because of this, it can be hard to get away from the daily grind (Agri-News, Jan 18) Rural Services Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28581 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Olds College Welcomes New Director, Applied Research, Centre of Innovation https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28578 announce Dr. Joy Agnew has accepted the position of Director, Applied Research, Centre of Innovation (Agri-News, Jan 18) Learning & 4H Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28578 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Register for International Food & Drink in London https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28576 The mission will highlight Alberta as a preferred supplier of agri-food products & inform companies on distribution channels and logistics (Agri-News, Jan 18) Food & Ag Processing Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28576 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Register for the Feed What You Need webinar https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28606 feeding program options available, problems to avoid and how to get information from experts in the field of animal nutrition. (Agri-News, Jan 18) Livestock Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28606 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Register now for the Introductory Fruit Production Workshop https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28601 Fruit varieties, maintenance and harvest are just some of the topics to be covered in this workshop (Agri-News, Jan 18) Crops Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28601 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Smart Parkland survey https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28604 Residents need to fill out online survey as part of proposal to the Canadian Smart Cities Challenge, (Agri-News, Jan 18) Rural Services Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/agnw28604 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Weekly grains and oilseeds market summary https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28598 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Jan 18) Business & Economics Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28598 2019-01-18T07:00:00Z Food News, January 2019 https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/fns28596 (FoodNews, Jan 17) Food & Ag Processing Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/fns28596 2019-01-17T07:00:00Z Insect outlook for 2019 - bertha armyworm, grasshopper, cabbage seedpod weevil. https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28593 Three more forecast and survey maps are now live (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Diseases/Insects/ Pests Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28593 2019-01-17T07:00:00Z London's International Food and Drink Event https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28594 How to attend the U.K.'s largest food and beverage showcase (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Food & Ag Processing Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28594 2019-01-17T07:00:00Z Ten years of Working Well workshops https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28595 A look back at the program (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Ag Engineering Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28595 2019-01-17T07:00:00Z Getting into fruit production https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28591 An overview of this introductory workshop (Call of the Land, Jan 16) Crops Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28591 2019-01-16T07:00:00Z The new Safe Food for Canadians Regulations https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28590 Details about the upcoming information sessions (Call of the Land, Jan 16) Food & Ag Processing Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28590 2019-01-16T07:00:00Z Working Well workshops https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28592 We hear more about this collaborative program (Call of the Land, Jan 16) Ag Engineering Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28592 2019-01-16T07:00:00Z Alberta Farm Animal Care Awards of Distinction https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28589 Nominations are now open (Call of the Land, Jan 15) Livestock Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28589 2019-01-15T07:00:00Z Carrying charges in the crop markets https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28587 How the spread in prices can benefit producers (Call of the Land, Jan 15) Business & Economics Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28587 2019-01-15T07:00:00Z What to do with an abandoned water wells https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28588 Details on decommissioning (Call of the Land, Jan 15) Ag Engineering Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28588 2019-01-15T07:00:00Z Details of the Growing Healthy Farmers https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28586 Fields and Food conference (Call of the Land, Jan 14) Crops Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28586 2019-01-14T07:00:00Z Exporting to the Pacific Northwest https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28585 Looking for Alberta companies interested in an educational mission to Seattle (Call of the Land, Jan 14) Business & Economics Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28585 2019-01-14T07:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28584 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Jan 14) Business & Economics Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT https://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl28584 2019-01-14T07:00:00Z