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Feds Launch New Ag Climate Plan

The Canadian government is launching a new climate plan for the country's agriculture sector, the government says in a news release on March 18....

New Strategies for Mitigating Off-Site Pesticide Movement in Water

Could innovative systems, products and resources developed in Europe provide solutions for Canadian farmers? WHEN THE PESTICIDE MANAGEMENT Regulatory Agency (PMRA) announced its proposed special...

Comparing New Nitrogen Alternatives

Alberta’s Russet Burbank growers are very experienced in managing nitrogen fertilizer for successful crops. Could some new products not only maintain tuber yield and...

Preparing for the Potato’s Future

Laying the groundwork to identify traits that will help potato crops face the impacts of climate change. It’s always been critical to breed new crop...

Correctly Used Neonics Do Not Adversely Affect Honeybee Colonies, New Research Finds

The three most widely used neonicotinoid pesticides for flowering crops pose no risk to honeybee colonies when used correctly as seed treatments, according to...

Improving Soil, Improving Potatoes

Planting cover crops offers many benefits. Innovative growers and an agronomist recently teamed up to look at ways to improve the potato crop and the...

Feds Launch New Ag Climate Plan

The Canadian government is launching a new climate plan for the country's agriculture sector, the government says in a news release on March 18....

New Strategies for Mitigating Off-Site Pesticide Movement in Water

Could innovative systems, products and resources developed in Europe provide solutions for Canadian farmers? WHEN THE PESTICIDE MANAGEMENT Regulatory Agency (PMRA) announced its proposed special...

Comparing New Nitrogen Alternatives

Alberta’s Russet Burbank growers are very experienced in managing nitrogen fertilizer for successful crops. Could some new products not only maintain tuber yield and...

Preparing for the Potato’s Future

Laying the groundwork to identify traits that will help potato crops face the impacts of climate change. It’s always been critical to breed new crop...

Correctly Used Neonics Do Not Adversely Affect Honeybee Colonies, New Research Finds

The three most widely used neonicotinoid pesticides for flowering crops pose no risk to honeybee colonies when used correctly as seed treatments, according to...

Improving Soil, Improving Potatoes

Planting cover crops offers many benefits. Innovative growers and an agronomist recently teamed up to look at ways to improve the potato crop and the...