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MB Wheat/Barley Growers and Corn Growers Hire Joint General Manger

The boards of Manitoba Corn Growers (MCGA) and the Manitoba Wheat and Barley Growers Association (MWBGA) have announced the hiring of Pam de Rocquigny as joint general manager for the two…

CFA Reacts To US Withdrawal From TPP, Keeping Close Eye On NAFTA

It was no surprise that US President Donald Trump decided to withdraw his country from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). However, Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) President Ron Bonnett…
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(VIDEO) Versatile's "Big Roy" Tractor Celebrates 40 Years

In this video, Golden West Reporter Barry Lamb discusses "Big Roy" with Adam Reid, director of marketing for Buhler Industries Versatile's 1080 "Big Roy" tractor, which has a home at the Manitoba…

KAP Annual Meeting Starts Wednesday

Keystone Agricultural Producers' annual meeting gets underway Wednesday at 9:30 am. The two-day event is taking place at the Delta Hotel in Winnipeg. A key presentation Wednesday morning will focus…

Direct Farm Conference Brings Small Farmers Together

Social media, customer engagement and business design were a few of the topics discussed this past weekend at the third annual Direct Farm Conference (formerly Small Farms Conference) held in…

MacAulay Meets With Foreign Ag Ministers In Berlin

Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay has concluded a mission to Berlin, Germany. He participated in the 9th Berlin Agriculture Ministers' conference on January 21 and the G20 Agriculture…

Livestock Require Extra Care During Extreme Cold Weather

It’s been a chilly winter so far, with temperatures and windchill factors dipping into the minus 40's at times. Saskatchewan Ruminant Nutrition Specialist Murray Feist says livestock producers should…

KAP Welcomes Funding Review

The province is currently reviewing the funding system for Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP). The current system sees about 50 per cent of members pre-pay their $200 membership, while the other…

(VIDEO) 40th Edition Of Manitoba Ag Days A Success

Organizers of the 40th edition of Manitoba Ag Days are looking back on another successful show. The event wrapped up Thursday at Brandon's Keystone Centre. Ag Days General Manager Kristen Phillips…

(VIDEO - *NEW*) CASA Brings Grain Safety Demonstration To Ag Days

Those attending Manitoba Ag Days this year, may have noticed a new attraction inside the main arena inside Brandon's Keystone Centre. The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) has set up a…

Pea Producers Expected To Benefit From New Processing Facility

Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers is excited to hear that a new pea-protein manufacturing facility will be built in the Portage area. On Wednesday, European-based Roquette announced that it would be…

Trump Makes Ag Secretary Pick

President-elect Donald Trump has made his pick for agriculture secretary, ahead of Friday's inauguration. Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue has been selected for the position. The announcement is…

High Severity of Sclerotinia In Manitoba In 2016

Manitoba Agriculture says sclerotinia was the top disease in last year's provincial canola disease survey. Plant Pathologist Holly Derksen notes that between 90 and 100 per cent of the fields in…

(VIDEO) SeedMaster's New Tunable Tower Wins Best New Product At Ag Days

SeedMaster's new Tunable Tower brought home the Best New Product Award this year at Manitoba Ag Days. The tower offers farmers new access to metering and distribution data and a way to respond to it.…

(VIDEO) Arnold Innovations of Hamiota Wins Ag Days Inventor's Showcase

Arnold Innovations of Hamiota came out on top at this year's Manitoba Ag Days Inventor's Showcase. The company won for its New Holland Lexion Combine Cylinder Reverser. The product allows for the…

$400 Million Pea Processing Plant To Be Built Near Portage

It was announced Wednesday that France-based company Roquette will be building a new $400 million pea processing facility near Portage la Prairie. “We are pleased to enter into this historic…

Risk Management Programs To Continue In 2017

Manitoba farmers will continue to benefit from comprehensive coverage provided through AgriInsurance and the Western Livestock Price Insurance Program in the upcoming season. The announcement was…

Wednesday is Global Pulse Day

Today marks the second annual Global Pulse Day. Through this day, the global pulse industry aims to increase public awareness of the impact that pulses can have on the health of people and the health…

Province Announces KAP Funding Review

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister and Provincial Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler gave their keynote addresses Tuesday at Manitoba Ag Days in Brandon. Eichler announced the government’s commitment…

Manitoba Ag Days Gives Back To Community

Tuesday morning’s Kick Off Breakfast raised $3283.25 for Ag In the Classroom – Manitoba to support youth education. In other news: In the fall of 2015 Manitoba Ag Days announced the “Ag Days Gives…

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