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Climate change and food security

PART 3 – EXPOSURE-4-DEVELOPMENT TOUR climate change is affecting global weather patterns and influencing agricultural practices around the world. In Sub-Saharan Africa, there is a fine line between food and famine, and incremental changes can [Read more]

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Future of grain

Future of Grain

HIGHLIGHTING THE LATEST TECHNOLOGY IN GRAIN PRODUCTION AND UTILIZATION AGCO launches Auto-Guide(TM) 3000 AGCO has announced the release of Auto-Guide™ 3000 – their latest integrated assisted-steering solution. Auto-Guide 3000 is a complete satellite-assisted steering technology [Read more]

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Waste not, want not

A UNIQUE AGRICULTURAL PARTNERSHIP managing resources and protecting the environment are key to the development of a new tomato greenhouse in Chatham, Ontario; so naming the new venture, ‘Truly Green’ is a natural choice. “It’s [Read more]

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Market volatility

CREATING A GRAIN MARKETING PLAN the behaviour of grain markets today seems to bear no resemblance to the markets of 15, or even five years ago. It poses a greater challenge to farmers looking to [Read more]

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Grower University

THE BUSINESS OF FARMING sitting in a lecture room at the Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre in London, Ontario, 37 farmers from across the country are talking about the opportunities and challenges of running their operations [Read more]

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Grains in Action 2013

YOUNG AGRICULTURAL LEADERS SHARE KNOWLEDGE understanding your customer, who they are and what their needs are, is an important aspect of any business. Grain Farmers of Ontario’s ‘Grains in Action’ program provides young agricultural leaders [Read more]

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Research

Research roundup

FIND OUT WHAT’S NEW IN THE WORLD OF RESEARCH Glyphosate-resistant Canada Fleabane won’t take hold, researcher predicts Maggie Robertson Control is possible for glyphosate-resistant Canada Fleabane, even though the thought of it scares farmers. That’s [Read more]

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Features

Out-yielding the competition

SOYBEAN YIELD CHALLENGE WINNERS growers that were outstanding in their field were honoured in the 2012 Yield Challenge created and hosted by Grain Farmers of Ontario. Last month we profiled the Spring and Winter Wheat [Read more]