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  • Balancing workers' safety and crop production amid COVID-19 crisis

    Mar 31/20, Category general

    LONDON, ONT. -- On his farm near Aylmer, Ont. Kevin Howe employs 18 essential migrant workers.However at this point, his...

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  • Federal, provincial governments extending crop insurance deadline

    Mar 31/20, Category general finance

    REGINA -- The provincial and federal governments have extended the deadline to apply, reinstate, cancel or make changes to...

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  • COVID 19 updates and resources

    Mar 30/20, Category general

    The story of COVID-19 and its global impact continues to unfold, and we continue to try to adjust to a new normal, while at...

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  • In uncertain times – ag businesses adapt and deliver

    Mar 30/20

    Pandemic or not, spring is on the way, and Canada’s agriculture sector is ramping up activity. The nation’s farm and food...

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  • 'A new hazard': Union representing federal meat inspectors want safety guarantee

    Mar 30/20, Category general livestock

    CALGARY - The union representing federal meat inspectors says its members will be back at work Monday at a meatpacking plant...

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  • P.E.I. research getting at the roots of potato early dying disease

    Mar 27/20, Category general crops/grain

    A multi-million dollar research project is being done to study a disease considered to be a major cause of lower potato...

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  • Alberta government grabs disaster funds for COVID-19, agriculture relief

    Mar 27/20, Category general finance

    The Alberta government has fished $153 million out of its emergency and disaster fund to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic...

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  • How Hutterite colonies are preparing for COVID-19

    Mar 27/20, Category general

    EDMONTON -- Work is underway to ensure Alberta’s Hutterite colonies are equipped with the information they need to tackle...

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  • ‘Its all about cash flow right now’: Canada’s farm industry reacts to Prime Minister's pledge to aid

    Mar 26/20, Category general finance

    SASKATOON -- With global concern rising in the Agri-food industry, some Saskatchewan farmers breathed a sigh of relief when...

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  • A new Facebook group helps connect farmers in the north

    Mar 26/20, Category general

    SUDBURY -- It's the new way of communicating for the agricultural industry as farmers have taken to social media to help...

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