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Outstanding Young Farmers for Canada from Alberta, Ontario

Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers for 2015 are hog farmers Mike and Amy Cronin of Bluevale, Ont., and dairy farmers Patrick and Cherylynn Bos of Ponoka, Alta. These two farm families were chosen from six regional farm couples across Canada at Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers (OYF) annual national event held last week in Edmonton, Alta. >> Read full article

2015 CPT small-plot results now available

Canola Performance Trials (CPT) 2015 small-plot results for canola seed varieties are now available online. The CPT provides science-based, unbiased and timely performance data that reflect actual production practices, as well as comparative data on leading canola varieties and newly introduced varieties. >> Read full article

4-H Canada and CN partner to advance youth leadership

4-H Canada and CN have announced a unique partnership to advance youth leadership and promote farm safety in rural Canada. The new annual 4-H Canada Leadership Excellence Awards of Distinction (L.E.A.D.) recognizes exceptional 4-H senior youth members and showcases their accomplishments in the area of leadership excellence. >> Read full article

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Key factors in soybean production

Soybean growers often look to seeding rates, row spacing and equipment selection as having the biggest impact on yield. However, other key factors can have an effect on yield as well. From 2010 to 2013, a field evaluation of multiple seeding rates, seeding dates and row spacing comparing planters and air drills in Manitoba came to some interesting conclusions. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

GrowCanada Conference 2015

December 1-3, 2015
Location: Hyatt Regency, Calgary, Alberta >> More Info

The Farm Forum Event

December 1-3, 2015
Location: TCU Place, Saskatoon, SK >> More Info

Farming Smarter Conference

December 8-9, 2015
Location: Lethbridge Coast Hotel & Conference Centre, Lethbridge, AB >> More Info

Western Canada Conference on Soil Health

December 8-10, 2015
Location: Radisson Hotel Edmonton South, Edmonton, Alberta >> More Info