In this 2018 recap, Alberta Ag Minister Oneil Carlier talks about the rough harvest, the new USMCA deal, CN and CP’s ability to get grain to market and whether the province buying new rail cars to transport oil will interfere with that. He also talks about the results of his trade mission to India and the local food councils.
Agronomy Specialist Angela Brackenreed with the Canola Council of Canada on the importance of farmers monitoring canola in the bin to keep it from heating and affecting its quality.
As farmers rush to get the harvest done there are a few things to remember to mitigate the spread of crop diseases.
What farmers need to remember for long-term safe grain storage when they are taking the crop off wetter than normal.
In the wake of one of the worst harvests in recent memory, farmers are being urged to remember they are not alone and there are resources available to help them cope with the added stress.