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06 December 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Record Canola Crop Reflects Momentum in Industry
CANADA - News that the 2013 canola harvest reached nearly 18 million tonnes is a sign that the industry is continuing to gain momentum, the Canola Council of Canada (CCC) announced....
02 December 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Investment to Strengthen Agricultural Ties with Vietnam
CANADA & VIETNAM - During a trade mission to Vietnam, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and his counterpart, Vietnamese Agriculture and Rural Development Minister Cao Duc Phat, announced that the...
26 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Canada and B.C. Promote Agrifoods to Overseas Buyers
CANADA - The Governments of Canada and British Columbia are supporting B.C. agrifoods producers to export to international marketplaces through a new program under the Growing Forward 2 agreement....
Crop Industry News from Canada Canada’s Government Supporting Growth of Organic Sector
CANADA - The Canadian organic industry is updating its standards and pursuing new domestic and international markets with a C$500,000 investment by the Government of Canada. ...
22 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Canada, Quebec Governments Announce Six Million Dollar Investment
CANADA - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and the Honourable François Gendron, Quebec’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and...
21 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Investment in Research Will Protect Wheat Crops
CANADA - Government of Canada researchers, led by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Dr. Tom Fetch in Winnipeg, are making progress in combatting a potentially devastating wheat disease known...
20 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Government of Canada Helps Grain Industry Explore New Trade Opportunities
CANADA - Canada's seed industry is getting a boost to its efforts to promote trade and reduce non-tariff trade barriers thanks to an investment by the Government of Canada. ...
11 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Trade Opportunities Highlighted at Agri-Trade 2013
CANADA - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz delivered remarks at Agri-Trade 2013's first annual All Crops Breakfast and Market Outlook to highlight current and upcoming opportunities for Canadian...
08 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Research to Strengthen Harper Wheat Sector
CANADA - Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz announced today on behalf of the Harper government the strengthening of Canada's grain industry with support for a new wheat cluster under the Growing...
Crop Industry News from Canada Growing Competitiveness Initiatives to Help Young Farmers
CANADA - Young farmers can now access financial assistance to enhance their business management practices through the new Growing Competitiveness program, Canadian Agriculture Minister Gerry...
07 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Canadian Agriculture Promoted at Winter Fair
CANADA - Canadian producers and livestock farmers will benefit from increased investment in market development and the creation of new export opportunities. ...
05 November 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Project for a Malting Barley with No Chemical Inputs
CANADA - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture, and Noëlla Champagne, Member of the Quebec National Assembly for Champlain, on behalf of François Gendron, Deputy Premier and Minister...
31 October 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada New Forage Insurance Package Available for Manitoba Forage Producers
CANADA - A new AgriInsurance forage package will be available in 2014 to provide increased protection for Manitoba beef and forage producers, Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Agriculture,...
22 October 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Extra Funding to Develop Canada's Agri-Food Sector
CANADA - The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and the Honourable François Gendron, Quebec’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and...
18 October 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada CWB Reports Excellent Cereal Grain Yields and Quality
CANADA - A weather and crop specialist with CWB reports, despite the late start to planting, this year's crop production is significantly higher than ever produced on the Prairies, writes Bruce...
03 October 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Canada's Innov’Action Agri-Food Program Unveiled
CANADA - Senator Jean Guy Dagenais, on behalf of the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable François Gendron, Deputy Premier of Quebec and Minister...
02 October 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Farmers Should Focus on Food When Communicating with Public
CANADA - The executive director of Farm and Food Care Ontario is encouraging farmers to focus on the food they produce when communicating with consumers....
01 October 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Harper Government Invests in Innovative Oilseed Crop
CANADA - Canadian oilseed producers will benefit from research in innovative oilseed varieties with the support of the Harper Government....
27 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Discovery Offers Solution to Canola Crop Losses
CANADA - A genetic discovery by a University of Calgary-led international research team offers a solution to a long-standing "green seed problem" that causes millions of dollars annually in canola...
23 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Funding Boost for Manitoba's Ag Industry
CANADA - The Growing Innovation initiative is being launched under the Growing Forward 2 (GF2) federal-provincial agreement to help Manitoba producers and industry leaders turn innovative ideas...
Crop Industry News from Canada Canada Winter Cereals Yield Better Than Expected
CANADA - The executive director of Winter Cereals Canada reports the yield and quality of the 2012-2013 winter cereal crop has been far better than had been expected....
20 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Excellent Cereal Crop Yields Reported by Manitoba Farmers
CANADA - Manitoba Agriculture Food and Rural Initiatives reports, for the most part, cereal crop yields across the province this year have been excellent....
19 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Governments Invest in Producer-led Ag Demonstration Programs
CANADA - Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister Lyle Stewart announced today an investment of C$7.4 million to help farmers become more innovative and profitable....
17 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Areas Susceptible to Fusarium Head Blight to Adopt New Winter Wheat
CANADA - Canterra Seeds expects a new variety of winter wheat, scheduled for broad-scale introduction in the fall of 2014, to be particularly popular in areas of western Canada most susceptible...
11 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Western Canada's First Fusarium Resistant Wheat Introduced in Fall 2014
CANADA - Canterra Seeds says seed supplies for Western Canada's first fusarium resistant wheat will be broadly available next fall, writes Bruce Cochrane....
06 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Harper Government Boosts Research for Disease-Resistant Canola Varieties
CANADA - Canadian canola growers will improve their businesses through new investments in research and innovation with the support of the Harper Government. Today, Agriculture Minister Gerry...
02 September 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Improved Grain Prospects Brighten Outlook for Pork Producers
CANADA - The chair of Manitoba Pork Council says the prospects of increased grain production this year and improved hog futures prices have dramatically brightened the outlook for western Canadian...
30 August 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Getting Ready for Winter Canola
US - Canola's growing demand for a variety of uses has, in the last 10 years, made it a more popular and profitable rotational crop in Kansas. ...
29 August 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Technology Investment to Reduce Waste in Grain Bins
CANADA - Canadian grain farmers will benefit from an investment in imaging technology that will help them reduce waste in their grain bins and improve their profitability, Parliamentary Secretary...
23 August 2013
Crop Industry News from Canada Manitoba Farmers Pleased with Crop Development
CANADA - Manitoba Agriculture Food and Rural Initiatives says considering this year's slow start the province's farmers are pleased with the progress of crop development so far....
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