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Agriculture News

The latest on agriculture in Moose Jaw and surrounding areas.
Record grain movement by CNR in October

Record grain movement by CNR in October

So far this year CN has moved 6.7 million metric tonnes of grain
Changing rural residences lead to legal challenges

Changing rural residences lead to legal challenges

Information from a Farm Credit Canada publication
Alberta harvest also plagued by bad weather

Alberta harvest also plagued by bad weather

A look at how farmers have fared in Alberta and Manitoba during this harvest season
Cannabis production comes at expense of fresh veggies

Cannabis production comes at expense of fresh veggies

Across Canada, the cannabis industry has converted greenhouses from vegetables to cannabis
Alberta takes 15 per cent out of ag budget over four years

Alberta takes 15 per cent out of ag budget over four years

The reduction includes government-funded research and production and partnering associations and with universities
Harvest inches closer to completion

Harvest inches closer to completion

Information from the latest crop report, for the week of Oct. 22-28
Cow manure study finds surprising consequences

Cow manure study finds surprising consequences

When cow manure with antibiotic residue is used as fertilizer less carbon is stored and more carbon is released by plants
Three weeks into October, farmers struggle with harvest

Three weeks into October, farmers struggle with harvest

Harvest in the Moose Jaw-Regina crop district is around 80 per cent complete
Discovering farm operation’s financial health

Discovering farm operation’s financial health

Farm analysts recommend using three to five years of farm operating data to get a clearer picture of what’s happening
Producers unhappy with proposed changes to seed royalties

Producers unhappy with proposed changes to seed royalties

Over 1,000 producers were asked about two proposed seed royalty models