Ontario Grain Farmer
The magazine of Grain Farmers of Ontario
FEBRUARY 2017
FEATURES
What is soil health?
Amy Petherick
Productivity, profitability and resilience
Lois Harris
Winter wheat growth
Edith Munro
Hybrid wheat
Maegan MacKimmie
Bacteria control of disease
Treena Hein
Developing local barley
Owen Roberts
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
A regional approach
Jeanine Moyer
A perfect prescription for every acre?
Joey Sabljic
Mitigating mycotoxins
Erin Calhoun
The utilization of Ontario grain
Rachel Telford
IN EVERY ISSUE
Cap and Trade
From the CEO's desk
Cropside: Sustaining SOM
AGRONOMIC INFORMATION FROM ONTARIO'S CROP SPECIALISTS
GFO Newsletter for February 2017
GET THE LATEST NEWS FROM GRAIN FARMERS OF ONTARIO
Business side: On-farm fire prevention
CONVERSATIONS WITH BUSINESS EXPERTS
Soyagen
CONVERSATIONS WITH BUSINESS EXPERTS
Market side: Futures trading basics
LESSON 25: TECHNICAL ANALYSIS
WEB SPECIAL
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Public Outreach

Stay up to date on the agricultural industry’s efforts to connect with our larger consumer audience. Programs and projects that promote understanding and support of farming among non-farmers are highlighted in this section.


GFO Newsletter for February 2017
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February 2017

MEETINGS WITH CROP COMMITTEESIn January, the Ontario Cereal Crop Committee (OCCC) and the Ontario Soybean and Canola Committees (OSACC) held their Read More
An agriculture ambassador
By: Brianne Curtis
January 2017

BRIANNE CURTIS WAS the Grain Discovery Zone ambassador for the 2016 fair and event season. This is her personal account of her experience touring Read More
Online influence
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January 2017

“STORYTELLING IS THE essential human activity. The harder the situation, the more essential it is.” ~Tim O’BrienConnecting with the non-farming Read More
GFO Newsletter for January 2017
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January 2017

CANADIAN FIELD CROP Cluster - request for letters of intentThe Canadian Field Crop Research Alliance (CFCRA) has begun the development of a Read More
GFO Newsletter for December 2016
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December 2016

NEONICOTINOID IMPACT SURVEYALL Grain Farmers of Ontario farmer-members are being asked to participate in a three-year study being conducted by BDO Read More
GFO Newsletter for November 2016
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November 2016

CELEBRATING 30 YEARSBRENDA Miller-Sanford, Project ManagerIN SEPTEMBER, BRENDA Miller-Sanford celebrated 30 years with Grain Farmers of Read More
GFO Newsletter for October 2016
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October 2016

ONTARIO PROVINCIAL PREMISES REGISTRYAccurate and up-to-date premises identification is critical to the strength of Ontario’s agriculture and food Read More
GFO Newsletter for September 2016
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September 2016

BREEDING AND GENETICS RESEARCH INSERTGrain Farmers of Ontario provides funding for research projects that address the present and future needs of Read More
GFO Newsletter for August 2016
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August 2016

2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGAll farmer-members are invited to attend Grain Farmers of Ontario’s 2016 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, September Read More
Instagram ambassadors
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June/July 2016

ON TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2016, at its annual March Classic Conference, Grain Farmers of Ontario introduced the newest group of Ontario grain farmers to Read More
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