Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference
Advancing Women Conference East October 30 & 31, 2017 – Hilton/Fallsview – Niagara Falls, Ontario Read More about “Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference”…
The Alberta Young Farmers and Ranchers are excited about an event that is rapidly approaching! February 23-25, 2018 the Canadian Young Farmers Forum conference will be held in Saskatoon and will welcome delegates from across the country. The Canadian Young Farmers Forum, or CYFF is the national umbrella that supports and helps fund the eleven provincial affiliated organizations. Their vision is to educate and energize a powerful network of young farm leaders. The CYFF hosts an annual conference and this year we have the convenience of it being hosted right next door in Saskatoon.
Ever wonder why a certain part of the farm is always a few degrees cooler or warmer than everywhere else or why you get a torrential down pour and your neighbour 5 kilometres down the road barely gets a drop? The answer is likely a microclimate.
The recent dump of snow on parts of southern and central Alberta could be a little bit of good news for farmers, that is if the harvest is done.
Harvest 2017 is moving along rapidly in Alberta thanks to consistently hot and dry weather across major portions of the province.
Researching the ability of crops to recover after a hail storm. Farming Smarter’s Ken Coles talks about their work into what hail damaged crops can recover from and how well rescue products work.