Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/homemain/cotl Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies. Identifying and Scouting for Clubroot http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27338 Mike Harding discusses the importance of scouting and how to identify clubroot (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Interview with Mike Harding Diseases/Insects/ Pests Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27338 2018-01-17T07:00:00Z Bertha Armyworm and Grasshopper Maps http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27339 Scott Meers discusses the 2018 outlook for both insects (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Interview with Scott Meers Diseases/Insects/ Pests Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27339 2018-01-17T07:00:00Z Watershed Stewardship Grant http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27340 Alex Frederickson discusses criteria for this grant and the upcoming application deadline (Call of the Land, Jan 17) Interview with Alex Frederickson Soil/Water/Air Wed, 17 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27340 2018-01-17T07:00:00Z AgriProfit$ and Record Keeping http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27333 Ann Boyda discusses the role of record keeping in the AgriProfit$ program (Call of the Land, Jan 16) Interview with Ann Boyda Business & Economics Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27333 2018-01-16T07:00:00Z Cabbage Seedpod Weevil Map Goes Live http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27334 Scott Meers says scouting for this insect will be important this year (Call of the Land, Jan 16) Interview with Scott Meers Diseases/Insects/ Pests Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27334 2018-01-16T07:00:00Z Natural Health Product/Functional Ingredients Industry Conference http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27335 Steve Jakeway has details of the February 7 and 8, 2018 conference in Lacombe (Call of the Land, Jan 16) Interview with Steve Jakeway Rural Services Tue, 16 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27335 2018-01-16T07:00:00Z Weekly Livestock Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27326 The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing (Call of the Land, Jan 15) Interview with Herb Lock Business & Economics Mon, 15 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27326 2018-01-15T07:00:00Z AgriProfit$--What to Expect http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27327 Ann Boyda discusses what producers who have signed up for this business analysis program can expect (Call of the Land, Jan 15) Interview with Ann Boyda Business & Economics Mon, 15 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27327 2018-01-15T07:00:00Z Explore Local Webinars http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27328 Karen Goad provides an overview of the winter webinars (Call of the Land, Jan 15) Interview with Karen Goad Rural Services Mon, 15 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27328 2018-01-15T07:00:00Z Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27323 The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications (Call of the Land, Jan 12) Interview with Errol Anderson Business & Economics Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27323 2018-01-12T07:00:00Z Attracting and Retaining Workers for Seasonal Operations http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27324 Sandee Krause has some tips she will be sharing in a January 17, 2018 webinar (Call of the Land, Jan 12) Interview with Sandee Krause Business & Economics Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27324 2018-01-12T07:00:00Z Irrigated Crop Production Update http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27325 Adele Harding has details of the January 16-17, 2018 conference in Lethbridge (Call of the Land, Jan 12) Interview with Adele Harding Rural Services Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27325 2018-01-12T07:00:00Z Assessing Winter Wheat http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27320 Harry Brook discusses when and how to assess winter wheat and whether it survived the winter (Call of the Land, Jan 11) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Thu, 11 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27320 2018-01-11T07:00:00Z Peace Agronomy Update http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27321 Nora Paulovich has details of the January 18, 2018 event in Fairview (Call of the Land, Jan 11) Interview with Nora Paulovich Rural Services Thu, 11 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27321 2018-01-11T07:00:00Z Challenges in the Greenhouse Industry http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27322 Eric Doef discusses his family's experience in the January 15, 2018 HortSnacks-to-Go webinar (Call of the Land, Jan 11) Interview with Eric Doef Crops Thu, 11 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27322 2018-01-11T07:00:00Z Winter Wheat and Cold Temperatures http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27317 Harry Brook discusses how winter wheat handles extreme temperatures (Call of the Land, Jan 10) Interview with Harry Brook Crops Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27317 2018-01-10T07:00:00Z Millennials and the Food Industry http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27318 Ava Duering discusses trends and how millennials are affecting the food industry (Call of the Land, Jan 10) Interview with Ava Duering Food & Ag Processing Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27318 2018-01-10T07:00:00Z Alberta Food Companies in China http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27319 A record thirteen Alberta food companies participated at Food and Hospitality China 2017 in Shanghai, China this fall (Call of the Land, Jan 10) Caitlynn Reesor has the details Trade Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:00:00 GMT http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/newslett.nsf/all/cotl27319 2018-01-10T07:00:00Z