Title Published Date Author
KAP Annual Meeting Starts Wednesday 24 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
Direct Farm Conference Brings Small Farmers Together 24 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
MacAulay Meets With Foreign Ag Ministers In Berlin 24 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
Livestock Require Extra Care During Extreme Cold Weather 23 January 2017 Written by Colin Powers
KAP Welcomes Funding Review 23 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
Pea Producers Expected To Benefit From New Processing Facility 23 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
Trump Makes Ag Secretary Pick 23 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
High Severity of Sclerotinia In Manitoba In 2016 23 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
SeedMaster's New Tunable Tower Wins Best New Product At Ag Days 19 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt
Arnold Innovations of Hamiota Wins Ag Days Inventor's Showcase 19 January 2017 Written by Cory Knutt

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KAP Annual Meeting Starts Wednesday

Keystone Agricultural Producers' annual meeting gets underway Wednesday at 9:30 am. The two-day event is taking place at the Delta Hotel in Winnipeg. A key presentation Wednesday morning will focus…

Direct Farm Conference Brings Small Farmers Together

Social media, customer engagement and business design were a few of the topics discussed this past weekend at the third annual Direct Farm Conference (formerly Small Farms Conference) held in…

MacAulay Meets With Foreign Ag Ministers In Berlin

Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay has concluded a mission to Berlin, Germany. He participated in the 9th Berlin Agriculture Ministers' conference on January 21 and the G20 Agriculture…

Livestock Require Extra Care During Extreme Cold Weather

It’s been a chilly winter so far, with temperatures and windchill factors dipping into the minus 40's at times. Saskatchewan Ruminant Nutrition Specialist Murray Feist says livestock producers should…

KAP Welcomes Funding Review

The province is currently reviewing the funding system for Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP). The current system sees about 50 per cent of members pre-pay their $200 membership, while the other…

Pea Producers Expected To Benefit From New Processing Facility

Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers is excited to hear that a new pea-protein manufacturing facility will be built in the Portage area. On Wednesday, European-based Roquette announced that it would be…

Trump Makes Ag Secretary Pick

President Donald Trump made his pick for agriculture secretary, just ahead of Friday's inauguration. Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue has been selected for the position. The announcement is the…

High Severity of Sclerotinia In Manitoba In 2016

Manitoba Agriculture says sclerotinia was the top disease in last year's provincial canola disease survey. Plant Pathologist Holly Derksen notes that between 90 and 100 per cent of the fields in…

SeedMaster's New Tunable Tower Wins Best New Product At Ag Days

SeedMaster's new Tunable Tower brought home the Best New Product Award this year at Manitoba Ag Days. The tower offers farmers new access to metering and distribution data and a way to respond to it.…

Arnold Innovations of Hamiota Wins Ag Days Inventor's Showcase

Arnold Innovations of Hamiota came out on top at this year's Manitoba Ag Days Inventor's Showcase. The company won for its New Holland Lexion Combine Cylinder Reverser. The product allows for the…

Risk Management Programs To Continue In 2017

Manitoba farmers will continue to benefit from comprehensive coverage provided through AgriInsurance and the Western Livestock Price Insurance Program in the upcoming season. The announcement was…

Manitoba Ag Days Gives Back To Community

Tuesday morning’s Kick Off Breakfast raised $3283.25 for Ag In the Classroom – Manitoba to support youth education. In other news: In the fall of 2015 Manitoba Ag Days announced the “Ag Days Gives…

CASA Brings Grain Safety Demonstration To Ag Days

Those attending Manitoba Ag Days this year, may have noticed a new attraction inside the main arena inside Brandon's Keystone Centre. The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) has set up a…

Province Announces KAP Funding Review

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister and Provincial Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler gave their keynote addresses Tuesday at Manitoba Ag Days in Brandon. Eichler announced the government’s commitment…

4-H Manitoba Announces New Alumni Program At Ag Days

4-H Manitoba, in partnership with 4-H Canada, has announced the launch of a new alumni program. The initiative, known as Club 1913, was revealed Tuesday at Manitoba Ag Days in Brandon. The new online…

Come Prepared To Ag Days

Yesterday marked day one of the 40th edition of Manitoba Ag Days, going on at the Keystone Centre in Brandon. What started out as a one day weed fair, has grown into Canada's largest indoor farm…

US Winter Wheat Acres Reach 108-Year Low

A significant reduction in winter wheat acres in the US should help support prices here in Canada. That from Bruce Burnett, weather and crop specialist with G3, commenting on last week's USDA crop…

Ag Days Begins Tomorrow

Organizers of the 40th Manitoba Ag Days are expecting to see up to 50,000 people come through the doors of the Keystone Centre this week. Canada's largest indoor farm show runs from Tuesday until…

Big Supply vs Big Demand

Mike Jubinville of Pro Farmer Canada gave the wrap-up presentation on the markets last week at CropSphere in Saskatoon. He says he views the marketplace right now as one of very big supply versus…
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Warmer Weather Expected Across The Prairies

It appears we could be in for a dramatic change in the weather. Bruce Burnett is the weather and crop specialist for G3. "Certainly it looks as if we're going to see some above normal temperatures…

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