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  • Tensions grow over spilled milk as N.L. farmers call on retailers to lift restrictions

    Apr 03/20, Category general

    Newfoundland and Labrador dairy farmers were forced to spill tens of thousands of litres of fresh milk this week after the...

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  • Cavendish Farms to potato growers: Sell to someone else, if you can

    Apr 03/20, Category general

    Cavendish Farms has advised the P.E.I. potato producers under contract to supply the company with spuds to "sell to other...

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  • CN Rail notches record grain movement for March as it clears blockade backlog

    Apr 03/20, Category general crops/grain

    MONTREAL - Canadian National Railway Co. hit an all-time record for March grain movement.Chief operating officer Rob Reilly...

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  • Alpaca farmer brings a furry friend to visit Manitobans stuck inside

    Apr 02/20, Category general

    WINNIPEG -- One Manitoba farmer decided to bring a bit of her farm and some smiles to those stuck inside.Ann Patman, the...

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  • Wildfire service, researchers warn of dangers of smoke during coronavirus pandemic

    Apr 02/20, Category general

    VANCOUVER -- With spring underway, B.C.'s wildfire season may not be far along and experts are warning of the dangers of...

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  • FCC economic update: Maintaining strategic focus through COVID-19

    Apr 02/20, Category general finance

    In this webinar, recorded March 31, J. P. Gervais, FCC Vice-President and Chief Economist provides an update on the economic...

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  • B.C. farmers urge province to issue immediate at-home slaughtering licences

    Apr 01/20, Category general livestock

    Some farmers in B.C. are urging the provincial government for fast licences to allow them to slaughter their own animals at...

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  • March 31 update: COVID-19 impacts on the Canadian cattle and hog supply chains

    Apr 01/20, Category general livestock

    Over the next several weeks, FCC Ag Economics will help you understand the rapidly evolving business environment due to...

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  • World hungry for Canadian grain amid pandemic, with shipments abroad rising

    Apr 01/20, Category general crops/grain

    Canadian grain is in high demand as shippers try to feed a growing appetite from mills and governments seeking to shore up...

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  • How the COVID-19 pandemic changed the way we eat potatoes

    Mar 31/20, Category general crops/grain

    P.E.I.'s potato industry had to scramble this month to respond to demand that changed seemingly overnight when COVID-19 was...

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