The new movie 'Silo' is being screened online Friday and Monday by the Canadian Canola Growers Association.

The film is about grain entrapment.

Producer Sam Goldberg talked about the movie.

"We like to say it's inspired by true stories. The original idea that sparked this movie was a grain bin entrapment that happened in Illinois in 2010. That accident, three teenage boys were trapped in the grain and two of them passed away. That got national headlines in America and the director of the film...heard about that and that's really what inspired his idea, and then he brought it to me."

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR A VIEWING

More Ag News

G7 Agriculture Ministers meet in Germany

Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, meets with other G7 Agriculture Ministers in Stuttgart, Germany - Photo Credit: BMEL/Photothek.captiontext G7 Agriculture…

Seeding underway south of the border

.captiontext Seeding in the United States has ramped up over the past couple of days. Dan Basse is president of AgResource Company in Chicago. "We are finally getting at the seeding here in the last…

Canada's 2021 Census of Agriculture

File Photo.captiontext Data from the Census of Agriculture indicate that trends identified in previous census cycles, such as industry consolidation and aging of farm operators, have continued in…

Satellite changes could shutdown farmers

Photo Courtesy of Matt Yanick.captiontext There's a key change coming up next week for farmers that use WAAS - a Wide Area Augmentation System - for Precision Agriculture. Matt Yanick, President and…

DiscoverMooseJaw.com is Moose Jaw's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Login