Articles Posted in the " farmers " Category




  • Alberta Barley grows by leaps and bounds in 2013

    Growth is the best word to describe 2013 for Alberta Barley and barley producers not only in the wildrose province, but across the country. Funding Alberta Barley’s Chairman, Matt Sawyer, says the biggest event of the year was receiving the $8-million Agri-Innovation grant from the Federal Government, which will be used to develop 27 research cluster projects. “This will increase […]


  • Farmers to receive thank-you postcards

    A group of farmers will be receiving a special piece of mail in the coming weeks. Sandra Leach from Bayer Crop Science tells Rural Roots Canada kids had the opportunity at their booth at Aggie Days in Calgary to fill out thank-you post cards to farmers across the country. “They enjoy colouring and are excited […]