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  • Vet school on the range: Family donates cattle ranch to University of Calgary

    Sep 24/18, Category general livestock

    CALGARY - The University of Calgary has lassoed a $44 million ranch for it veterinary education program. The cattle...

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  • Alberta does not support federal proposal to ban use of strychnine for gophers

    Sep 21/18, Category general

    EDMONTON - The Alberta government is telling Ottawa it does not support a federal proposal to ban the use of liquid...

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  • Winter-like harvest weather threatens Prairie crops

    Sep 21/18, Category crops/grain

    Western Canada’s harvest weather has been far less than ideal after an already challenging growing season. Frost, pounding...

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  • New rural vet training aims to fill retirement gap

    Sep 21/18, Category general livestock

    A new program aims to fill the gap left by retiring veterinarians in large or mixed animal practices... Read More

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  • Looking for a job? There's a need in agriculture, industry president says

    Sep 20/18, Category general

    If you're looking for a job, you'll have a great chance of finding one in agriculture, according to the president of the...

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  • he recent jump in U.S. butter imports? All smooth, says Canadian dairy industry

    Sep 20/18, Category general

    OTTAWA - More Canadians have likely slathered their late-summer corncobs with American-made butter in recent years — and it...

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  • Canada's flax market is holding up

    Sep 20/18, Category crops/grain

    The domestic flaxseed market does not typically make a lot of headlines. But in the background, cash prices have quietly...

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  • Doug Ford stresses need to protect Ontario farming jobs in NAFTA deal

    Sep 19/18, Category general

    PAIN COURT, Ont. - Ontario Premier Doug Ford vowed to stand up for the province's farmers during a briefing on NAFTA talks...

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  • Cattlemen's Association opposes proposed ban on strychnine to control gophers

    Sep 19/18, Category general

    EDMONTON - The Canadian Cattlemen's Association says Ottawa should continue to allow producers to use strychnine to kill...

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  • What does a new high in farm debt mean for the ag sector?

    Sep 19/18, Category finance

    There’s no question the credit landscape is changing: there have been four interest rate hikes from the Bank of Canada since...

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