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||CleanRealAg Radio, August 21: Wheat market, grain elevator fire, & what does an MP do all summer?||On Tuesday’s show, with host Shaun Haney: similarities between farm succession planning and trade talks — both require clarity for progress top ag news with Kelvin Heppner, including a NAFTA update, Outback Guidance sale,||8/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAPAS calls for tax deferral program ASAP||The time is now for the federal government to take action and help livestock producers affected by dry conditions with a tax deferral program, according to Todd Lewis, president of the Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan (APAS).||8/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe consequences of postponed succession planning||Talking with your family about farm succession needs to happen sooner rather than later, emphasizes Darrell Wade, president and founder of FarmLead Financial. Wade’s key message at the Canadian Beef Industry Conference in London,||8/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRealAg Radio, August 20: Farmers’ role in public trust, and crop updates from the east and west||On Monday’s show, with host Shaun Haney: Crystal MacKay of the Canadian Centre for Food Integrity joins Shaun to discuss the role farmers play in building public trust in agriculture in light of recent events in the news and on social media Trish Meye||8/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFighting straw? Managing wheat height with a plant growth regulator||Semi-dwarf varieties of wheat that were introduced during the Green Revolution changed farming in many parts of the world, and changed the way people could farm. Before these shorter varieties came along, if you were lucky enough to grow a big crop,||8/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRealAg Radio, August 17: Turkey fallout, legacy planning, and the future of crop protection||On Friday’s edition of RealAg Radio: Shaun Haney and Kelvin Heppner discuss the latest ag news, including President Trump’s comments on NAFTA and ag commodity prices, Deere’s earnings, and a report that U.S.||8/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCanola School: What a combine loss monitor can (and can’t) tell you||Combine loss monitors are useful for understanding whether the amount of grain being thrown out the back of a combine is increasing or decreasing, but they’re not a great tool for quantifying those losses, according to research conducted by PAMI (Prai||8/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFarm groups call proposed neonic ban “very concerning” and “disappointing”||Agriculture industry and farm groups are voicing strong concerns about Health Canada’s proposed ban of two neonicotinoid (neonic) crop protection products announced on Wednesday. Citing risk to aquatic insects, such as mayflies and midges, not bees,||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRealAg Radio, August 16: Proposed neonic ban impact, 4R benefits & the Bayer/Monsanto wall comes down||On Thursday’s show, with host Shaun Haney: Top ag news, including details on Health Canada’s proposal to ban two more neonics and the impact, the wall coming down between Bayer and Monsanto, new research looking at benefits of 4R nutrient practices,||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUnderstanding the legal implications of the California jury decision on glyphosate||Glyphosate — commonly known as Roundup — suffered a blow in the court of public opinion following a California jury decision last week, but the actual legal implications of the verdict are still to be determined in court.||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPulse Canada working to establish predictability in trade with India||India was the guest that was notable by its absence at the recent Pulse and Special Crops Convention at Regina. The country has pulled back substantially from the pulse market and, although there were few attendees from that area of world,||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSaskatchewan farmer invites politicians to ride in the buddy seat||Megz Reynolds, a grain farmer from near Kyle, Saskatchewan, took inspiration from her colleagues overseas and decided to open the combine door to politicians of every stripe and level of government. The standing invite is, she says,||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPAMI takes bin sensors to a whole new level||When bin sensors first came along it was a huge improvement over simply shoving a metal rod through the bin door in some ways. Because sensors are tethered though, you still end up with a linear — rather than a randomly distributed —set of measureme||8/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRealAg Radio, August 15: Neonic phase-out proposal, hog markets, & the Canadian Beef Industry Conference||On Wednesday’s show, with host Kelvin Heppner: Ontario field editor Lyndsey Smith joins Kelvin to discuss today’s news, including Health Canada’s proposed decision to ban two of the main neonicotinoid insecticides used in Canadian agriculture,||8/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDiverse, with high value: a look at B.C’s evolving agriculture sector||While the total land area isn’t necessarily the largest in Canada, B.C.’s agriculture industry tops the list when it comes to diversity and total economic impact, depending on the sector. RealAgriculture founder Shaun Haney recently got a chance to||8/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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