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: Jul 27, 2015||Crop Conditions: Ken Blackley looks at Alberta crop conditions. Weekly Livestock Market Summary: The latest livestock market news with Herb Lock of FarmSense Marketing. Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey: Kathy Larson, with the Western Beef Development Centre, discusses the survey's usefulness.||26 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Jul 24, 2015||Tax Relief for Livestock Producers: Agriculture Canada has released a list of designated regions where tax deferrals have been authorized for 2015. Kelly Turkington discusses how knowing the species of fusarium relates to a control strategy for the disease. Turning Cows onto Hail-Damaged Fields: Barry Yaremcio says it's important to watch your animals and give them time to adjust. Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary: Errol Anderson of ProMarket Communications has the highlights.||23 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Jul 23, 2015||Fusarium Symptoms in Barley: Kelly Turkington says it's more difficult to identify fusarium in barley than in wheat. Insect Update: Scott Meers discusses bertha armyworm counts, English grain aphids, and grasshoppers. What to do with Hail-Damaged Crops: Barry Yaremcio discusses options for farmers with hail-damaged crops.||22 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Jul 22, 2015||Growing Forward 2 project to raise aware of canine projects and the pet food industry. Identifying Fusarium in Wheat: Symptoms to look for in wheat. Upcoming field schools presented by Dr. Christine Jones.||21 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Call of the Land: Jul 21, 2015||Ava Duering discusses opportunities for producers and processors. Resources on Beef Cattle Research Council and Alberta Agriculture's websites. David Maddox with AFSC discusses what farmers need to do.||20 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|