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Category: News

CBRC commits $1.5 million to AAFC barley breeding

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 26, 2020

The Canadian Barley Research Coalition (CRBC) — a collaboration of Alberta Barley, Saskatchewan Barley Development Commission (SaskBarley), and...Read more »

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Fendt launches new generation of Vario tractor

By: Realag Machinery Insider

October 26, 2020

Fendt users are more than familiar with the 200 Vario series, which was launched almost ten years ago. Now, AGCO is introducing a new generation of...Read more »

Cenovus enters corn and wheat market with Husky takeover

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 26, 2020

Western Canada’s largest ethanol producer could soon be operating under a different banner following the announcement of Cenovus Energy’s $3.8...Read more »

Farmland to be included in Manitoba’s education property tax phase-out

By: Kelvin Heppner

October 22, 2020

The Manitoba government’s pledge to begin eliminating its education tax on property in 2021 includes farmland, according to a spokesperson for...Read more »

U.S. announces harmonized diquat MRL for pulse crops

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 22, 2020

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has harmonized diquat maximum residue limits (MRL) with Canada for group 6c (pulse crops), according...Read more »

Alberta government “getting out of” agriculture research with latest staff cuts: former researcher

By: Kara Oosterhuis

October 21, 2020

This week marks a “difficult” time in Alberta for the public sector working in agriculture. By the end of this week, it’s estimated that over...Read more »

Exceldor poultry plant in Manitoba dealing with COVID-19 cases

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 21, 2020

Exceldor says it’s dealing with 27 positive cases of COVID-19 among employees at the farmer-owned co-op’s poultry processing plant at Blumenort,...Read more »

SpaceX’s satellite internet plan receives green light from Canadian regulator

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 20, 2020

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has given the green light to SpaceX’s plan for providing high-speed internet...Read more »

Coulman named interim director for Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 20, 2020

University of Saskatchewan forage breeder and professor emeritus Dr. Bruce Coulman has been appointed the interim director of the school’s...Read more »

Alberta government commits $3.7 million to U of A, earmarked for ‘critical agriculture research programs and researchers’

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 19, 2020

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry has reached an agreement to transfer key research programs to the University of Alberta (U of A), expanding its...Read more »

Ontario funding will build new field crop building for U of G’s Ridgetown Campus

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 19, 2020

The Ontario government, through the Agricultural Research Institute of Ontario (ARIO), and the University of Guelph will spend $6.5 million to build...Read more »

Viterra to revitalize elevator presence around Biggar, Sask.

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 19, 2020

Viterra has announced it is starting construction on a new grain elevator with a loop track at Biggar, Sask. “For the last several years, we have...Read more »

Prairie grain group commits over $22.6 million to AAFC wheat breeding program

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 19, 2020

The Canadian Wheat Research Coalition (CWRC) — a collaboration of the Alberta Wheat Commission, Saskatchewan Wheat Development Commission, and...Read more »

From Winnipeg to Mazatlan: $3.3 billion “USMCA” rail corridor proposed

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 19, 2020

It’s still in the very early stages of discussion, but a multinational infrastructure conglomerate with roots in Mexico has announced ambitious...Read more »

Alberta Beef to headline new JBS Foods Canada partnership with Japanese company

By: RealAgriculture News Team

October 19, 2020

JBS Foods Canada has announced a long-term commitment with Kanematsu, a Japanese food service and distribution company. Japan imported 49,317 tonnes...Read more »