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: Feb 27, 2015||Canadian Ag Literacy Week: Karen Carle discusses the importance of the week and a new resource for elementary students. Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Markets: Errol Anderson has market highlights from the past week. Winter Calving Practices: Karin Schmid discusses some tips producers should be aware of, starting with shelter.||26 2 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Feb 26, 2015||ARECA Research Projects: Janette McDonald highlights the wide range of research projects ARECA is involved with in 2015. Northlands Receives a Century Award: Heather Shewchuk, director of agriculture at Northlands, talks about having an ag society in an urban setting. Social Licence in Agriculture Conference: Sean Royer explains what social licence is and has details of the March conference in Leduc.||25 2 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Feb 25, 2015||Canola Prices Rally: Charlie Pearson discusses factors in the rally and what growers need to keep in mind. Dealing with the Media: Dianne Finstad has details on the March 3 Navigating Media Routes webinar. Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey Results: Barry Yaremcio discusses how results from the survey will be used and benefit the industry.||24 2 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Feb 24, 2015||Organic Beef Production: Tim Hoven takes a look at opportunities in organic beef. Preparing for the Coming Year: Rick Dehod discusses the importance of reviewing operating plans, investment plants, and cash requirements. Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey Deadline: Barry Yaremcio encourages cow-calf producers to participate in the survey by the February 28 deadline.||23 2 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Feb 23, 2015||Ag Expo: Olivia Sieniewicz has details of Alberta Agriculture's booth at this week's event in Lethbridge. Farming Smarter Annual Growers Meeting: Jamie Puchinger discusses this week's grower meeting in Lethbridge. Weekly Livestock Market Summary: Herb Lock has the highlights of the livestock markets.||22 2 2015||Free||View In iTunes|