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Agriculture News

The latest on agriculture in Moose Jaw and surrounding areas.
Seeding nearing completion, more rain needed

Seeding nearing completion, more rain needed

The latest information from the provincial crop report, for the period of May 21 to May 27
Moisture short fields increase significant in three weeks

Moisture short fields increase significant in three weeks

Moisture levels are inadequate across the province
Controlling wild pigs requires changes to hunting laws

Controlling wild pigs requires changes to hunting laws

Wild pigs have been a concern since some wild boar escaped farms in the 1990s but the problem has exploded in the last few years.
Popular farm chemical future clouded by lawsuits

Popular farm chemical future clouded by lawsuits

Several studies indicate that Roundup causes cancer
Spring seeding well ahead of five-year average

Spring seeding well ahead of five-year average

As of the week of May 14-20, 73 per cent of the crop is now seeded
Farm start from scratch not impossible

Farm start from scratch not impossible

An online article suggests that starting a farm is not impossible
Massive survey illustrates consumer concerns with farming in Canada

Massive survey illustrates consumer concerns with farming in Canada

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) top the list of food concerns
Crop report: Seeding now at 38 per cent

Crop report: Seeding now at 38 per cent

Seeding is ahead of the five year average for this period of the year
Local bronc riding rodeo school attraction becomes global

Local bronc riding rodeo school attraction becomes global

Riders come from all over for memorable experience
Satellite services can aid farmers with crop management

Satellite services can aid farmers with crop management

Satellites can help farmers see their fields in a new way