Teaching rural teens about farm safety
Kevin Fleming reports from the Calgary Stampede’s Farm Safety Day where rural students are trained to face potential...
Engel Turkey Farms
A family farm's turkeys can feed over half-a-million people per year, and keeping equipment running is crucial... Watch Video
Virus killing farmed Pacific and Atlantic salmon raises risk for wild B.C. population: study
Scientists have discovered that a highly-contagious virus impacting farmed Atlantic salmon also harms their Pacific cousins,...
'Mother Nature was very good to us': Upside to dry spring for some Manitobans
The dry spring may be wreaking havoc for firefighters, but there is some good news for people who live in flood prone...
Despite risks, volcano offers affordable piece of paradise
PAHOA, Hawaii -- The slopes of Kilauea offer a lush rural setting and affordable land that contrasts sharply with Hawaii's...
Potato industry shows strong growth in Alberta
Spuds may not be the first thing that come to mind when you think about farming in Alberta, but potatoes are eating up a...
Winner of Kentucky Derby 'Justify' bred by Vancouver man
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - If you want to bust a racing curse, call Bob Baffert. The white-haired trainer smashed a jinx that stood...
Volunteers ponying up shelter for livestock uprooted by N.B. floods
While residents of waterlogged New Brunswick are packing sandbags and leaving homes, Good Samaritans have come to the rescue...
Cool weather, late spring delays seeding in Saskatchewan
Cool weather and a late spring has delayed seeding across Saskatchewan and there are moisture concerns in some areas of the...
How soil tests can help avoid the fertilizer guessing game
Know your nutrient needs before applying fertilizer, experts advise farmers. Soil tests “Don’t guess; soil...