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Headline News
Nitrate toxicity in forage

Rain after an extended drought period can cause nitrate levels in forage to increase dramatically, a forage specialist said.

Nitrate toxicity in forage
 

The Migrant Rights Network and other groups are lobbying the federal government to provide migrant workers with full immigration status.

Migrant workers asking Ottawa for more protections
 

Nationally, farmers reported planting 20.8 million acres of canola in 2020, down almost 1 per cent from 2019.

StatsCan releases acreage report
 

Some experts project the disease will be worse this year than in 2019 as it spreads to more countries.

African swine fever in 2020
 

Mary Robinson, president of the Canadian Federation of Agriculture, has been chosen to serve on the board of the World Farmers' Organisation.

WFO elects new board members
 
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Closing Futures Prices
OpenHighLowLastChg
Canola Nov 20
474.90480.50474.40478.70s+3.80
Feeder Cattle Sep 20
135.800136.675134.975136.150s+1.275
Lean Hogs Oct 20
48.62549.35048.55049.050s+0.700
Live Cattle Oct 20
103.350104.800103.100103.925s+1.250
Soybean Sep 20
895-2905-0895-2899-0s+9-0
Wheat Sep 20
494-0496-4487-6493-2s+1-2
Cdn Dollar Sep 20
0.737400.739800.737400.73870s+0.00290
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Agriculture Jobs

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Prairie Co-operative | Strasbourg and Ituna, Sask.

 

Devry Greenhouses | Chilliwack, B.C.

 
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Recent Chat Discussions

After a series of good years, winter wheat does not look to be as profitable this year compared with other crops.

 

A few questions for dryland farmers to ponder over the next few days as you crop scout and look at grain prices.

 

Part of Ritche Bros. July 9 auction is a complete dispersal for Zou Farming Corp.

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