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August 18, 2014
FEATURED NEWS: Concern growing over slow corn crop development
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Managing weed seeds at harvest

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, along with the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative, will hold a half-day seminar on proven weed-control methods against some of the strongest herbicide-resistant weed threats in the world on Aug. 26. >> Read full article

API licenses new biocontrol agent for FHB

Adjuvants Plus Inc. has reached a licensing agreement with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Office of Intellectual Property and Commercialization for the patented technology to prevent Fusarium head blight (FHB) in cereals with a fungal organism called Clonostachys roseastrain ACM941. >> Read full article

NCLB back in Ontario fields

Northern Corn Leaf Blight has emerged in corn fields in southwestern Ontario and as far north as the Exeter area so far. >> Read full article

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Concern growing over slow corn crop development

Concern growing over slow corn crop development

Normal development for Ontario's corn crop in mid-August should be milk stage, but later planting and a relatively cool July pushed pollination in to August in many areas. Much of the crop is still at late-pollination to blister stage, and concern over the crop's slow development is still increasing, reports Greg Stewart in the latest field crop report from OMAF. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Premier Equipment Tillage Demo Day

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Vonwesterholt Farm

Join us for in-field tillage demonstrations and a barbecue lunch on August 27, 2014, 10 am to 4 pm at the Vonwesterholt Farm at the corner of Wellington Road 87 and Howick-Minto Townline. >> More Info

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show

From Tuesday, September 09, 2014, to Thursday, September 11, 2014
Location: Woodstock, Ont.

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show offers one-stop shopping for farmers and highlights the most innovative and technologically advanced agricultural products and services available. >> More Info

Agricultural Excellence Conference

From Wednesday, November 19, 2014, to Friday, November 21, 2014
Location: Fort Garry Hotel, Winnipeg, Man.

The Agricultural Excellence Conference addresses key farm business management principles and welcomes farmers across regions and production sectors to exchange and gain insight into beneficial management practices. >> More Info