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: May 26, 2017||Next Phase to Eradicate Wild Boar: Perry Abramenko discusses the next phase in eradicating wild boar. Online Risk Management Tool: Agriculture Canada is investing almost $800,000 for Farm Management Canada to develop a new online agricultural risk management tool. Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary: The latest market news with Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications.||25 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: May 25, 2017||Alberta Open Farm Days Deadline: A reminder the deadline for producers and ag-tourism operators to apply to be hosts for Alberta Open Farm Days is May 31, 2017. Managing Wild Boar: Perry Abramenko explains why wild boar are a problem in Alberta. Scout for Cutworms: Scott Meers reminds producers to be scouting for cutworms, even if crops haven't been seeded. Tick Surveillance Program: Albertans are encouraged to submit ticks they find on themselves and their animals.||24 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: May 24, 2017||In-person access will change during the relocation period from June 2017 to January 2018. Summer Farm Employment Program: The deadline to apply is May 31, 2017. The Original Grazing School for Women: Kerri O'Shaughnessy has details on the June 13-14, 2017 school in Vermilion. Update on Lexin Resources: Jeana Schuurman discusses what's happening with Lexin Resources and what landowners need to know.||23 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCall of the Land: May 23, 2017||Helping Others Dealing with Stress: Dr. Nick Mitchell discusses how to help someone experiencing stress. Ashan Shooshtarian has highlights from the May 16, 2017 crop report. Weed Control Measures: Harry Brook discusses what to consider if using herbicides, and other control measure.||22 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|