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August 6, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: The economic impact of Fusarium in Alberta
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Late season hail: damaged pods and swathing timing

Late season hail can damage pods and increase the shattering risk for those pods. The Canola Council of Canada has some tips to consider before swathing. >> Read full article

Producer car program updated for 2015-16 crop year

The Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) is making changes to the producer car program to ensure the program provides timely and efficient service to producers and producer car administrators. >> Read full article

Spraying sunfowers for sclerotinia headrot

It has only been in the past couple of years that sunflower growers have had fungicide registered to control headrot. With limited use of use, control has been not always been what was expected. >> Read full article

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The economic impact of Fusarium in Alberta

To illustrate the cost of Fusarium head blight to Alberta‚Äôs producers, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry recently published a report on its research into the economic impact. The report outlined the potential costs at both a farm level and for the province as a whole. >> Learn More…

 
 Event Calendar 
 

Canadian Fertilizer Institute's 70th Annual Conference

August 17-20, 2015
Location: Vancouver, B.C. >> More Info

3-Day Grain Grading Standards & Processes Workshop

August 18-20, 2015
Location: Olds College, Olds, AB >> More Info

Cereals North America | 2015

November 2-4, 2015
Location: Winnipeg, Man. >> More Info