Monthly Archive

2006

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Agriculture News


Agriculture News

Hope for the Saskatchewan Pork Industry?

You'd wonder how anyone could see a bright future after Moose Jaw Pork Packers shut down and the plan to shut down Mitchell's Gourmet Foods in Saskatoon but, there are those who believe. ... read more..

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Farmers Reminded of CAIS Deadlines

Producers have until December 31st to file their 2005 CAIS Harmonized forms and pay their CAIS fee for the 2006 program without penalty. ... read more..

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Farm Credit Canada Creates New Award

It's all about women.  More specifically, women in agriculture.  Farm Credit Canada is honouring one special woman by naming the award after her. ... read more..

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Preliminary Approval for Food from Cloned Animals

The U.S. government declared Thursday that food from cloned animals is safe to eat.  Get more in the following story. ... read more..

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Business As Usual For the Canadian Wheat Board

It’s business as usual for the Canadian Wheat Board. The CWB's new interim President and CEO Greg Arason is already on the job and talking with customers read more..

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The Future of Local Agriculture Looking Bright

A major step forward in developing a sustainable, renewable fuels sector in Saskatchewan. The national renewable fuels mandate announced by our Conservative government has local MP Dave Batte read more..

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Mixed for Wheat, Higher for Durum and Designated Barley

The Canadian Wheat Board recently released its December Pool Return Outlook for the 2006-2007 crop year. read more..

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Wheat Pool Applauds New Strategy

Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc. says they commend the federal government's announcement to promote the agriculture bio-fuels and bio-products industries. read more..

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GreenField Ethanol and SunOpta Create Cellulose Ethanol Joint Venture

We know we can create biofuels from some of our crops but, now, we're moving forward on a plan to produce ethanol from wood chips.  ... read more..

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U of S Led Team Examines the Value of CWB Single Desk to Barley Producers

You may find this very interesting.  The University of Saskatchewan has released results of some research into the CWB. ... read more..

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Cautious Endorsement of Biofuels Policy

They like it but, the jury is still out on the new biofuels strategy announced by the federal government, as far as the Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan is concerned. ... read more..

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Wheat Growers Welcome Federal Biofuels and Bioproduct Initiatives

 The Western Canadian Wheat Growers are pleased with this week's biofuels announcement from the federal government.   read more..

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Canadian Government Moving on Biofuels Plan

Agriculture Minister Chuck Strahl and Environment Minister Rona Ambrose were in Saskatoon on Wednesday to make a major announcement.  The official Government of Canada news release is right here.... read more..

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Dion Critical of Harper Ethanol Announcement

The new leader of the Liberal Party of Canada was quick to criticize the Conservative government's plans for the renewable fuels industry. ... read more..

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More Money for Beef Producers?

CLA research aims to fatten beef producer pocketbooks and, if all goes well, we might just see it happen sooner than later.  Check out the story. ... read more..

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CWB President Fired

We knew something was going to happen soon and, it happened Tuesday.  The Canadian Wheat Board President, Adrian Measner, has been fired. ... read more..

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CWB Announces Final Payments for 2005-06 Crop Year

If you have direct deposit, you should see the money in the bank within a day or two.  The Canadian Wheat Board announcing details of final payments. ... read more..

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Initial Payments for 2006-07 Crop Year Increased

The very latest from the Canadian Wheat Board and, it's good news as the Holiday Season is now upon us. ... read more..

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Business as Usual at Agricore

While the Sask Wheat Pool's hostile takeover bid hangs over their heads, the people at Agricore United continue to move ahead and do business, as you'll see in their latest news release. ... read more..

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Danger: Cattle on Ice

A recent incident in Alberta has Sask Ag and Food reminding producers about the dangers of cattle moving onto thin ice. ... read more..

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Tax Deferral to Benefit Farmers in Southwest Saskatchewan

Farmers and ranchers in south west Saskatchewan have been calling for some action and, Ottawa took some action on Tuesday. ... read more..

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Organic Farmers in Court

Organic farmers hopeful court will certify class action following appeal hearing.  More in this report.  ... read more..

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BASF and Monsanto Announce Agreement

The agreement is to develop and commercialize "Clearfield" canola hybrids which they believe will benefit Canadian growers. read more..

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Statistics Canada Field Crop Numbers Released

You can shake 'em up and move 'em around.  Approach them any way you like.  It's always fun to look at the numbers. ... read more..

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Major Pork Deals Signed with China

Some encouraging news for the Canadian pork industry as a Manitoba company announces a major deal with China. ... read more..

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Winter Wheat Delivers the Green on Canada

Statistics Canada numbers show more than 1.2 million acres of winter wheat was seeded this year. read more..

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Hoping to Capture Lost Check-Off Revenue

The Western Grains Research Foundation is evaluation options for broadening it's check-off on wheat and barley. read more..

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CWB Encouraging Producers to Sign-Up

The Canadian Wheat Board is once again encouraging producers to consider signing up for the identity preserved contract program. read more..

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