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  • Renting farmland? How to calculate what you can afford and keep profitable

    May 04/21, Category general finance

    Renting farmland is a strategy commonly used by farmers with growth on their agenda. As land values across the country...

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  • Can you simplify transition by splitting the farm into two corporations?

    May 04/21, Category general

    The following is a fictional case study created by MNP.Darlene and Ian started transition planning when they turned 50. At...

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  • This student hopes to grow agriculture in classrooms across N.L.

    May 04/21, Category general

    A Pasadena university student is hoping to get more young people interested in farming and food production by bringing the...

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  • Why beef is off the menu for some climate-conscious foodies

    May 03/21, Category general livestock

    Growing up on a farm in southern Ontario, Toronto chef Ikeila Wright says she ate enough beef as a child to last her a...

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  • How regenerative farming could help Canada meet its new carbon emission targets

    May 03/21

    Standing in a field of alfalfa, 79-year-old Carl Israel picks up a handful of soil, smells it and remarks on its...

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  • Powassan farmer awarded grant money to expand his yurt business

    May 03/21, Category general

    NORTH BAY -- A Powassan farmer is celebrating after being awarded a $3,000 grant along with a three-month mentorship program...

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  • Why calculating cost of production is key to food production business success

    Apr 30/21, Category general

    Many food and beverage products are a labour of love, started when a market opportunity is identified by someone who has the...

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  • Comparing the farmland rental market to ownership

    Apr 30/21, Category general

    The 2020 FCC farmland rental rate analysis revealed that cash rental rates averaged 2.7% of farmland values in Canada. We...

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  • SaskPower reminds farmers to 'look up and live' as spring seeding begins

    Apr 30/21, Category general crops/grain

    YORKTON -- With over half of farm safety incidents happening during the months of April and June, SaskPower is reminding...

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  • COVID-19 deaths of 3 Ontario farm workers prompt coroner's call for changes

    Apr 29/21, Category general

    A deputy chief coroner's review of the COVID-19 deaths of three migrant farm workers in Ontario is calling for better...

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