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Category: News

A Very Different Kind of STARS Ambulance Rescue

By: RealAgriculture News Team

September 3, 2013

For rural and farming communities, an accident of any kind can be made worse simply because of distance. The extra time it takes for help to arrive...Read more »

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St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market Burns, Sustains $2 Million in Damages

By: RealAgriculture News Team

September 3, 2013

The main, 2-storey structure of the popular St. Jacobs Famers’ Market, at Waterloo, Ont.,  is a complete loss after a fire early Monday...Read more »

Federated Co-Op to Buy 17 Ag Retail Sites from Viterra

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 29, 2013

Federated Co-operatives Limited, on behalf of the Co-operative Retailing System (CRS), has entered into an agreement to purchase 17 fertilizer, seed...Read more »

Global Committee on Food Security Formed at Calgary

By: Debra Murphy

August 27, 2013

As a result of the international Youth Ag Summit, hosted in Calgary, Alberta, a global committee on food security has been formed. The executive...Read more »

New Agreement Reached for Soybean Drying Costs

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 23, 2013

Grain Farmers of Ontario, in collaboration with the Ontario Agri Business Association and soybean processors, has announced changes being made...Read more »

BASF Canada’s Priaxor Registered for Eastern Canada

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 22, 2013

BASF Canada Inc. (BASF) has received registration for Priaxor fungicide for use on corn and soybeans in Eastern Canada. Priaxor is the first...Read more »

Beef Science Cluster Recieves $14 million in Government Support

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 21, 2013

Minister of Agriculture, Gerry Ritz, was on hand at Airdrie Alta., yesterday to announce news of $14 million in funding for the Beef Cattle Industry...Read more »

Gleaner Launches the Class 8 Transverse Rotary Combine – Kevin Bien

By: Realag Machinery Insider

August 20, 2013

Harvesting technology continues to evolve as manufacturers attempt to  improve the harvesting process.  Last week, Gleaner introduced the...Read more »

Beef Market Update: Setting the Scene for a Much Improved Cattle Prices

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 20, 2013

If your grain-farming neighbour is wincing at crop prices and that makes you smile, you might be a cattle producer. And so begins a series of events...Read more »

Canada Hosts the First-Ever Ag Youth Summit at Calgary

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 20, 2013

What’s sure to be a career-shaping week for nearly 120 youth from across the world kicked off in Calgary yesterday, as the first-ever Youth Ag...Read more »

Canadian Government Requests WTO Compliance Panel on US COOL Measures

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 19, 2013

The Government of Canada released a statement today regarding formally asking the World Trade Organization to establish a compliance panel on U.S....Read more »

Nozzles, Trucks, Bale Wrapping, Biomass Demos & More at Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 19, 2013

For those who learn best by seeing rather than hearing about, Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show is a must-attend. Each year the show not only highlights...Read more »

Merck Animal Health Suspends Zilmax Sales

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 16, 2013

In a surprising move, U.S. company Merck Animal Health has suspended sales of the beta-agonist Zilmax, a cattle growth promotant, according to a...Read more »

Western Corn & Soybean Research Gets Federal Funding Boost

By: RealAgriculture News Team

August 16, 2013

Michelle Rempel, minister of state for Western Economic Diversification and MP for Calgary Centre, was on hand at Carman, Man., today to announce...Read more »

Saskatoon’s Wastewater Facility to Produce Commercially-Available Fertilizer

By: Debra Murphy

August 15, 2013

The City of Saskatoon celebrated with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Inc. yesterday with the grand opening of the nutrient recovery facility...Read more »