The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association Continues to “Be the Difference.”
On-line Farm Safety Training Now Available
Winnipeg, MB, May 1, 2015 – The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) is pleased to offer three online farm safety training courses free of charge until May 31, 2015 courtesy of Farm Credit Canada (FCC) and the Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI).
METROCREATIVECONNECTION (MCC) ADDS INTUITIVE AND INNOVATIVE SEARCH FEATURES
New York, NY — With the launch of Metro Creative Graphics' redesigned site, newmcc.com, media professionals will find i
Small town editor to cycle from Toronto to Ottawa for global warming petition
CLEARWATER, BC: “My special interest in climate change began several years ago when the child of a family member cried himself to sleep after watching a television documentary on the subject. Will you sign my petition to help fight climate change in Canada?”
That’s how an online petition starts out that has been posted on Care2 by Keith McNeill, the editor of the award-winning Clearwater-North Thompson Times in Clearwater, British Columbia. The petition calls for a Canada-wide referendum on carbon fee-and-dividend.
Farmer Highlights Benefits of the Back to Ag Program
The Back to Ag program was envisioned to help farmers get back to the work they love – farming. André Veilleux, a maple syrup producer from Quebec, is doing just that thanks to his new stand-up wheelchair.
On March 1, 2008, André’s life drastically changed when a maple tree he was felling crushed him, severing his spinal cord, fracturing six vertebrae and resulting in paraplegia. André would never walk again.
To idle, or not to idle? That is the question.
It’s no secret that Canadian winters can be brutally cold, but did you know that you shouldn’t idle your car to warm it up? It’s true! The best way to warm up your engine in the cold is to gently drive.
Sisters are doin' it for themselves – even when it comes to car maintenance
In today’s world, women are not only becoming more influential in deciding what cars to buy, they are also taking over the traditionally male responsibility of maintenance and repairs. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, currently more than 65 per cent of customers who take their vehicles to a repair shop for service are women, and some repair industry experts estimate that the average may actually be closer to 80 per cent.
Back to Ag Program Recipients Announced
Second Round of Applications Now Accepted
Winnipeg, MB, February 23, 2015 – The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) in partnership with Farm Credit Canada (FCC) and the Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) is pleased to announce five farmers have been awarded Back to Ag funding.
The Back to Ag Program is a funding project focused on supporting the cost of adaptive technology that injured farmers or agricultural workers need to return to the work they love – farming.
CASA Announces FCC Ag Safety Fund Project Recipients
Tractor and Machinery Training Initiatives Funded Across Canada
February 6, 2015, Winnipeg, Manitoba – The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA), in partnership with Farm Credit Canada, is pleased to announce that over $100,000 has been awarded to help enhance tractor and machinery training across Canada.
Proven High Efficiency Gas Wall-Hung Boiler is Right for The Times
With the memory of last winter’s harsh weather still vivid and forecasts for an even colder upcoming heating season looming, more Canadian property owners would do well to embrace energy efficiency and conservation practices.
Boston Pizza Strengthens Its Local Facebook Approach with Reshift Media’s Social Brand Amplifier
“The Social Brand Amplifier allows companies to cascade posts, creative and promotions from a national level to maintain brand consistency, while still allowing for strong local involvement.”
(TORONTO) March 12, 2014 – Boston Pizza, Canada's largest casual-dining restaurant, has implemented Reshift Media’s Social Brand Amplifier to power their network of Facebook pages to help increase their local reach and relevance.