Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land Podcast
By Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development
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Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. Listen to Call of the Land for the latest developments in agricultural technologies, research, production methods, and marketing trends, along with government programs and policies.
||Call of the Land: Jun 30, 2015||Accelerating Food Innovation in Alberta: Details on Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions new funding program for applied research and product development. Feeding Management in a Dry Year: Barry Yaremcio discusses feeding cattle when forage growth in pasture and hay land is reduced. Grain Grading Workshop: Terry Young has details of the July 28 workshop in Olds.||29 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Jun 29, 2015||Crop Conditions: Latest crop report shows the effect of dry conditions on crops and hay and pasture. Environmental Stewardship Award: Deadline to nominate for the ABP Environmental Stewardship Award is July 1. Weekly Livestock Market Update: Herb Lock has the highlights of the livestock markets.||28 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Jun 26, 2015||Export Opportunity in Mexico and Colombia: Opportunity for export-ready suppliers of grains, pulses, oilseeds, and animal feed and food ingredients. Integrated Predator Management Plan: Louise Liebenberg says one size does not fit all for predator management. Water Management and Fusarium: Neil Whatley discusses the role of proper water management in helping control fusarium. Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Update: Errol Anderson discusses how the hot, dry weather has affected the markets.||25 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Jun 25, 2015||Insect Update: Scott Meers discusses cabbage seedpod weevil, grasshoppers and cutworms. Neil Blue discusses why producers should be aware of reports from Stats Can and the USDA. Moisture Situation Update: Details on soil moisture conditions and precipitation across the province as of June 23. Details on the Field Crop and Forage Pests and their Natural Enemies in Western Canada.||24 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|