80th anniversary – Agropur reports continued growth

Source: Agropur Agropur Cooperative held its 80th Annual General Meeting today and announced sales of $6.7 billion, a year-over-year increase of 4.7%. During the past year,...

Apply for the Environmental Stewardship and Climate Change Producer Program

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry The Environmental Stewardship and Climate Change Producer Program under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (the Partnership) continues to accept applications. Karen Yakimishyn,...

How IBM is planning to improve AG, food processing practices

Source: IBM news release By 2024, the Earth's population will total more than 8 billion for the first time in history, adding new stresses on...

Canadian lobbying efforts for USMCA ratification shift to prominent Democrats

Farmscape for February 13, 2019 Colin Robertson - Canadian Global Affairs Institute Full Interview 9:16Listen The Canadian Global Affairs Institute says Canada's lobbying efforts for ratification...

Government of Canada invests in Quebec dairy processor to help expand operations and improve...

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) The dairy processing sector plays an important role in Canada’s economy, producing good, high-quality and nutritious products for Canadians...

The Government of Canada improves dairy processor productivity and competitiveness

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development, will make a federal funding announcement in support of a dairy processor. Event Announcement Date February 11,...

Canola Performance Trials’ online canola variety comparison tool updated with 2018 results

Source: Canola Council of Canada Results for the 2018 Canola Performance Trials (CPT), which compared 29 new and leading canola varieties, are now available through...

Canada’s dairy sector expected to remain profitable as import market starts to expand

Source: Ponoka News, Jordie Dwyer  Trade deals will begin to have impact, though domestic oversupply is a larger factor in 2019 Positive profit predictions will likely...

Governments of Canada and Manitoba invest more than $1 million for farm safety

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada The Canadian and Manitoba governments are investing more than $1.1 million over five years to the Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP)...

NMC Annual Meeting draws milk quality experts from 23 countries

Source: National Mastitis Council World-renowned presenters discuss mastitis, milk’s value, communications Milk quality, mastitis and udder health researchers, dairy producers and dairy industry partners gathered for the...