Cenovus Energy Inc. - January 19, 2017 - Has attachments
It’s wet, muddy and difficult to reach. Much of the boreal forest that’s home to the iconic woodland caribou in northeastern Alberta is swamp-like muskeg. That’s where Cenovus Energy is developing Canada’s...
Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) - January 12, 2017
BeGrainSafe Program Showcased in Brandon January 11, 2017, Winnipeg, MB - The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) is pleased to announce the launch of BeGrainSafe, its new grain safety program. The official launch of...
BASF Canada - December 16, 2016 - Agriculture, Environment and Nature, General, Health and Safety
Grow the crop, harvest the crop, haul it to the elevator. If only farming were that simple. The fact is, crop producers have more variables than ever to manage. Today’s growers not only need to manage the data from inputs...
Nature Conservancy of Canada - December 14, 2016 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, General, Home and Garden, Seasonal
Running out of gift ideas this holiday season? Fear not! Check out these suggestions for the nature lovers and environmentalists in your life: 1.   Ecosystem Globe
BASF Canada - December 13, 2016 - Agriculture, Consumer information, Environment and Nature, Health and Safety
Areas of Western Canada experienced significant moisture during the 2016 growing season, making conditions favourable for the development of increased seed- and soil-borne diseases in flax. Seed- and soil-borne diseases that...
BASF Canada - December 1, 2016 - Agriculture, Consumer information, Environment and Nature, General
Fusarium is a fungus that survives in a wide range of hosts, causes significant losses in grain yield and quality, and is easily spread by wind. Noteworthy for Canadian growers, the Fusarium fungus can overwinter in soil, or on...
BASF Canada - November 22, 2016 - Agriculture, Consumer information, Environment and Nature, General
Canola acres have grown 50 percent over the past ten years and will continue to grow, making it an economic driver for growers in Western Canada. This growth, which is accompanied by a demand for specialty canola oils such as...
BASF Canada - November 17, 2016 - Agriculture, Consumer information, Education, Environment and Nature
In agriculture, practices and standards are constantly evolving to maximize crop health and yield. In soybeans, common practice is to inoculate first-time soybean fields, in order to stimulate higher numbers of nitrogen-fixing...
Nature Conservancy of Canada - November 15, 2016 - Has attachments - Agriculture, Consumer information, General, Seasonal
Ready for the holidays? Finding or receiving the ultimate gift may feel great, but helping others is more rewarding. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by all the gift shopping you’ll be doing, check out these tips for...
BASF Canada - November 2, 2016 - Agriculture, Consumer information, Environment and Nature
Although being buried alive is considered a general fear among humans, to help promote crop yield, it is an inoculant’s job to be buried alive. Inoculants are applied to seed or in-furrow because they contain rhizobium;...