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September 3, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Post-harvest kochia weed control hit-and-miss
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Preventing insect infestations when storing grain

Insects can be present in any grain stored over the summer, or in areas around storage bins. These insects could move easily between bins and infest your new harvest. The Canadian Grain Commission offers some tips on how to prevent insect infestations. >> Read full article

Saskatchewan announces new agriculture drainage regulations

The Saskatchewan government has introduced new drainage regulations in the province. The new regulations are the first phase of an agricultural water management strategy that recognizes the benefits of drainage and the importance of mitigating negative impacts. >> Read full article

New tool assists stakeholders to identify PBR protected varieties

A new database to assist seed sector stakeholders to easily identify PBR protection on crop varieties registered for sale in Canada has been launched. >> Read full article

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Post-harvest kochia weed control hit-and-miss

Kochia is the 10th most abundant weed in Western Canada, and because kochia flowering is photoperiod controlled and has indeterminate growth, flowering and seed set continues in the fall until the plant is killed by frost. Post-harvest control of kochia offers an additional window to help reduce the seed bank. Recent research produces variable results on post-harvest herbicide application. >> Learn More…

 
 Event Calendar 
 

Cereals North America | 2015

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

Agri-Trade Equipment Expo | 2015

November 11-14, 2015
Location: Red Deer, AB >> More Info

Farming Smarter Conference

December 8-9, 2015
Location: Lethbridge, AB >> More Info