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  1. Club Cookbook: Friends of the Wayne County Fair Wayne County Music and Ribfest benefits local agricultural groupSun, 17 Jun 2018 16:10:57 EST
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  2. Wayne Fair board gits it done Larry the Cable Guy coming to townFri, 15 Jun 2018 07:41:58 EST
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  3. Larry the Cable Guy to perform at Wayne County FairThu, 14 Jun 2018 06:34:43 EST
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  1. The Government of Canada is taking action to protect species at riskFri, 15 Jun 2018 18:44:16 GMT
    From coast to coast to coast, nature is at the heart of Canada's national identity. Our rivers, mountains, lakes, and oceansalong with the wildlife species that depend on themare a natural legacy for all Canadians to discover, enjoy, and preserve. More...
  2. Canadian ag groups call for CPTPP ratificationFri, 15 Jun 2018 16:57:53 GMT
    Canada should be one of the first six countries to ratify the CPTPP, farm groups say More...
  3. Calling all citizen scientists - Science Minister participates in Google Hangout to encourage youth to get involved in the everyday science around themFri, 15 Jun 2018 16:49:16 GMT
    Take a look at your car. The bus you take to work. The smart phone you tap on during your commute. They all have one thing in common: science. Science is all around us. It shapes the way we live, the meals we grab on the go and the commute that takes us to school and work More...
  4. GM wheat contamination incident a reminder of need for better regulationFri, 15 Jun 2018 16:32:16 GMT
    the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) released information about an incident in Alberta where a small patch of unapproved genetically modified wheat was discovered. The wheat plants have a glyphosate resistant herbicide tolerance trait that was developed and tested by Monsanto in open-air field plots fifteen to twenty years ago. The nearest test plot site is over 300 kilometers from where the contamination incident was discovered. The exact identity of the wheat is unknown. When field trials were approved the CFIA did not require full genetic characterization of the experimental lines containing the genetic modification. The CFIA does not know, and is unwilling to speculate on how the experimental seed ended up growing on an access road to an oil rig in southern Alberta 14 years after Monsanto withdrew its application for approval of genetically modified wheat. More...
  5. Sow Herd Productivity Under Group Housing Similar to Stall HousingFri, 15 Jun 2018 15:57:04 GMT
    Research conducted on behalf of Swine Innovation Porc has found the change from stall housing of gestating sow to group housing has not negatively affected sow productivity or increased the amount of labour involved in handling the sows. More...
  6. Lessons Learned with PED Last Year Helping This YearFri, 15 Jun 2018 15:56:00 GMT
    The Manager, Swine Health Programs with Manitoba Pork says lesson learned from the 2017 outbreak of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea that impacted southeastern Manitoba are helping keep a new outbreak under control. More...
  7. Genetically Modified Wheat Discovered in AlbertaFri, 15 Jun 2018 15:50:43 GMT
    Still with crops, in case you missed it earlier, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed a form of genetically modified wheat was discovered on an access road to an oil platform operation in southern Alberta in the summer of 2017. David Bailey is director, plant production division with the CFIA. More...
  8. Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market SummaryFri, 15 Jun 2018 15:49:29 GMT
    First off, as we do every Friday, we get an update on the grains and oilseeds markets. Joining us on the line is Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications in Calgary. More...
  9. Winnipeg Hosts National Ag In The Classroom AGMFri, 15 Jun 2018 15:47:46 GMT
    Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) Canada hosted its national AGM and sharing session this week in Winnipeg. The event was held at the Radisson Hotel and at Richardson's Kelburn Farm south of Winnipeg. More...
  10. Farmers Assesing Hail DamageFri, 15 Jun 2018 15:45:17 GMT
    Many fields were ravaged by hail, rain and strong winds during Thursday night's storm. More...
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