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Canadian Agriculture Through the World Wars

By: RealAgriculture News Team

November 11, 2015

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Photo by Moyan Brenn, CC 2.0.

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Photo by Moyan Brenn, CC 2.0.

In recognition of Remembrance Day,this podcast explores the role Canadian agriculture played in World War I and World War II, with an emphasis on prairie agriculture, and how farms were impacted by conscription, rations and a drive to produce.

The voices you’ll hear are those of your host, Debra Murphy; historian and assistant professor, Eric Strikwerda; and CEO of the Western Development Museum, Joan Champ.