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October 2019

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CFIB Looking For Action

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business is looking forward to working with the Liberal government and all parties going forward. Marilyn Braun-Pollon, CFIB’s Vice-Preside... read more..

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Strong Demand For Propane On Prairie Farms

The weather has proved to be a challenge for farmers trying to get this year’s crop in the bin, much of the crop is coming off in tough, damp condition. Aeration fans and grain dryers are worki... read more..

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U of S Professor Concerned With Liberal Minority Government

There’s a lot of discussion around this week’s Federal Election and what the new Liberal Minority Government will mean for Canada. A Political Studies Professor at the University of Saska... read more..

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Wheat Growers Disappointed With Election Results

The President of the Western Canadian Wheat Growers says they're very disappointed to see the Liberals back in power. Gunter Jochum, who farms in Manitoba, says although the Liberals won a minority G... read more..

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Ag Candidates Maintain Seats

Justin Trudeau's Liberals will be moving forward with a minority government. Liberal Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau maintained her seat in Quebec, while Conservative Ag Critic Luc Berthold ... read more..

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Saskatchewan Agriculture Releases Weekly Cattle Marketing Report

Saskatchewan Agriculture’s Cattle Marketing Report shows an increase in the markets for the past week. Provincial Cattle Specialist Leah Clark says  Saskatchewan feeder steer prices were h... read more..

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Province's Agriculture Minister Focuses On Trade With Mexico

Agriculture Minister David Marit is back from Mexico and back on the combine as he works to finish the harvest. Marit was extremely pleased with trip which included eleven meetings in four days. &ld... read more..

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Provincial Harvest Progress

Farmers are continuing with the harvest after a week of warm, dry weather. So far, 69% of the Provincial crop is now in the bin, up from 55% last week but well behind the 5-year average of 88%. Crop... read more..

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One Stop Shop For Election Issues Affecting Grain Farmers

The Western Canadian Wheat Growers Association has put together a one stop shop for Federal election issues affecting grain farmers. Back in September, the farmer-run advocacy organization sent five ... read more..

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Conservative Party Ready To Work With Farmer's

The Federal Conservative's Agriculture Critic says they want to work with farmers to get through this difficult time of market uncertainty. Luc Berthold says if elected, Party Leader Andrew Scheer wi... read more..

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Green Party Pleased With Agriculture Platform

One of the key priorities for the Green Party is Climate Change. In speaking about their Agricultural Platform Kate Storey says we need to see the whole economy become more sustainable. “We wa... read more..

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People's Party Of Canada Targets Rural Voters

One of the party's main objectives of the People's Party of Canada (PPC) is to phase out supply management over a number of years. Chevy Johnston is a PPC candidate in the riding of Calgary Cent... read more..

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NDP Confident In Agriculture Platform

There’s a lot of discussion around the issue of Climate Change in the Federal Election Campaign. The NDP’s Agriculture Critic Alistair MacGregor says if we’re tying Agriculture and ... read more..

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Liberals Set Ag Agenda For Oct 21 Vote

Federal Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau is hoping the Liberals once again form government on October 21, 2019. She talked about some issues included in the party's agriculture platform. "We... read more..

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USDA Releases October Crop Production Report

The USDA released its October Crop Production and WASDE (World Agricultural Supply And Demand Estimates) report on Thursday. Neil Townsend is is the Chief Market Analyst with FarmLink Marketing Solut... read more..

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World Egg Day

Friday, October 11th is World Egg Day! In Saskatchewan, there are over 60 registered egg farms which include Hutterite colonies and farm families. Andrew Monchuk and family operate MEG Farms, a free... read more..

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Don't Let Harvest Stress Take Over

It’s been a challenging year for farmers and ranchers from dry, drought like conditions in May and June to a wet, cold harvest. The stress associated with the slow harvest, prices and marketing... read more..

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S-K Livestock Finance Co-operative Sees Good Response

The S-K Livestock Finance Co-operative replaces the Ministry of Agriculture’s old Livestock Loan Guarantee Program. General Manager, Terry Wensley, says the new Co-operative is a member based o... read more..

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Mexican Trade Mission

Mexico is a key market for Saskatchewan. This week Agriculture Minister David Marit has been in Mexico promoting the trading opportunties between the two. Marit had the opportunity to meet... read more..

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Promoting Saskatchewan Opportunities In Japan

Premier Scott Moe and Swift Current MLA Everett Hindley are on an 11-day trade mission to Japan and South Korea. Agriculture and Agri-Food products are a key focus for the trip, Premier Moe says, Sas... read more..

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The S-K Livestock Finance Co-operative Gaining Momentum

The S-K Livestock Finance Co-operative was established earlier this year to replace the Ministry of Agriculture’s old Livestock Loan Guarantee Program. General Manager Terry Wensley, says the n... read more..

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It's Animal Health Week In The Province

This year’s national theme, “Optimal Nutrition for Optimal Health,” is intended to remind animal owners that what and how much they feed their animals plays an important role in thei... read more..

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FCC Tractor Tour Drives Away Hunger In Saskatchewan

Farm Credit Canada is once again holding their Drive Away Hunger Campaign. FCC's employees are collecting food and cash donations at their local offices for food banks in their communities. FCC is a... read more..

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FCC Tractor Tour Drives Away Hunger In Saskatchewan

Farm Credit Canada is once again holding their Drive Away Hunger Campaign. FCC's employees are collecting food and cash donations at their local offices for food banks in their communities. FCC is a... read more..

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It's A Tough Year For Malt Barley

It’s been a challenging harvest for farmers this year with rain, snow and a good portion of the crop still out in the field in many areas. Brent Johnson farms east of Strasbourg and is Vice Cha... read more..

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"Guardians Of The Grasslands" Premiere A Success

A new short documentary is shining a light on Canada's endangered grasslands and its unsung heroes. Last week, over 100 people gathered in Calgary for the film premiere event of "Guardians of the Gra... read more..

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Beef Industry Sets Sights High With New National Strategy

Canada's beef industry has set out to achieve some ambitious targets through the release of their National Beef Strategy for 2020 to 2024. The strategy is developed by the seven national beef organiz... read more..

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Nominations Open For Women In Agriculture Award

Nominations are now being accepted for Canadian Western Agribition and BMO’s Women in Agriculture Award. Agribition CEO Chris Lane says it’s really designed as a way to identify and recog... read more..

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Premier Leads Trade Mission To Asia

Premier Scott Moe is on an 11-day trade mission to Japan and South Korea to attract investment and trade opportunities. A key focus of the mission will be promoting Saskatchewan’s Agriculture a... read more..

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Province's Agriculture Minister Leads Trade Mission To Mexico

Agriculture Minister David Marit is promoting Saskatchewan’s Agriculture and Agri-Food Sector this week in Mexico. “It makes sense to do business with a market so easily accessible and fr... read more..

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