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Pulse industry celebrates launch of International Year of Pulses 2016

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization launched the International Year of Pulses 2016 (IYP) in Rome, Italy this week. Canada’s pulse industry is planning over 20 events and activities across the country to recognize these important crops. >> Read full article

U of L, Lethbridge College form partnership

The University of Lethbridge and Lethbridge College recently signed a memorandum of understanding to continue the growth of agriculture-related programming at both post-secondary institutes. >> Read full article

Agronomy Update 2016

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry is hosting Agronomy Update 2016, providing timely agronomic information presented by leading agricultural research scientists and agronomists. >> Read full article

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Safe canola storage

Long, sausage-like rows of white grain bags have become common across the Prairies as not only a way to deal with bumper crops, but as a way to conveniently store grain in the field. However, little Canadian research has been done to look at the safety of storing canola at different moisture levels, and determining how long canola can be stored in the bags without losing grade. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Alberta Potato Conference

November 17-19, 2015
Location: Red Deer, AB >> More Info

Canadian Forage and Grassland Association 6th Annual Conference

November 17-19, 2015
Location: Sheraton Cavalier Hotel, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan >> More Info

Canadian Hemp Convention

November 17-19, 2015
Location: Deerfoot Inn & Casino, Calgary, Alberta >> More Info

Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers 2015 National Recognition Event

November 17-22, 2015
Location: River Cree Resort & Casino by Marriott, Edmonton, Alberta >> More Info