Agriculture and Food : Call of the Land Podcast
By Alberta Agriculture and Forestry
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Call of the Land is a week-day agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. 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.
||CleanCall of the Land: Sep 27, 2016||4-H Alumni Club: 4-H Canada launches a new 4-H alumni program, Club1913. Jeana Les discusses the ruling and what it means for landowners. Post-Harvest Weed Control: Harry Brook discusses why and under what conditions growers should consider post-harvest weed control.||26 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: Sep 26, 2016||Agri-Food Processing Lenders Conference: Jill Dennis has details of the October 2016 conference in Nisku. Harvest Progress: Harvest is estimated at 35% complete as of September 20, 2016, the slowest progress since 2010. Weekly Livestock Market Summary: The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing.||25 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: Sep 23, 2016||HortSnacks-to-Go Webinar Series: Dustin Morton gives an overview of the series, which starts October 17, 2016. National Environmental Farm Plan Summit: Details on the November 2016 Summit in Ottawa. Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary: The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications.||22 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: Sep 22, 2016||New Cattle Event at Northlands: Details on BeefTech, which gives participants the opportunity to explore the latest tools, technology and management practices in the cattle industry. Swede Midge Survey Results: Caitlynn Reesor has highlights from the 2016 survey. Traceability Symposium: Paul Laronde has details of the November 2-3, 2016 symposium in Calgary. Trade Mission to China: Albert Eringfeld discusses the November 2016 trade mission to China and opportunities for Alberta companies.||21 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: Sep 21, 2016||AgriStability Deadline: Jane Mercier has details on the September 30, 2016 deadline. Agricultural Labour Summit: Al Dooley discusses the October 26, 2016 event in Olds. Improving Efficiency in your Business: Jody Marshall discusses Productivity Improvement 101 and the opportunity for participants to be selected for on-site visits.||20 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: Sep 20, 2016||Getting into Farming Information Session: Rick Dehod will be speaking to two topics of interest to new entrants -- land, and access to capital. The Farmers' Advocate Office is advising landowners to be diligent when incurring expenses related to Surface Rights Board processes. Jody Marshall explains how he customizes this workshop for participants and how this benefits them.||19 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|