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    CN Above, CP Below Entitlements

    Friday December 19, 2014

    The Canadian Transportation Agency has ruled that CN Rail exceeded its maximum revenue entitlement for the 2013-14 crop year, while CP Rail

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    Bill C-48 Passes Muster For Grain Growers

    Tuesday December 16, 2014

    The Grain Growers of Canada are supporting Bill C-48, The Modernization of Canada’s Grain Industry Act.It was tabled this week in the Hous

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    Check Your Bins For Heated Canola

    Monday December 08, 2014

    The Canola Council of Canada is advising producers to check their bins for heated canola.Agronomy specialist Angela Brackenreed says there a

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    Crop Production Down From Last Year's Record Levels

    Monday December 08, 2014

    Statistics Canada has released its latest crop production report.Production of most Canadian field crops declined in 2014 from bumper crops

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    Canada-Korea Trade Pact Effective January 1st

    Thursday December 04, 2014

    The Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act (CKFTA) has received royal assent, with the trade agreement to come into force on Januar

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    Feds Extend Program, Change Limits

    Wednesday December 03, 2014

    The federal government is extending the railway's minimum grain hauling mandate, but has lightened the load.CN and CP will be required to mo

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    Grain Growers Happy With Government's Move On Rail Transportation

    Tuesday December 02, 2014

    The federal government is extending minimum grain volume requirements until March 28, 2015.The government says the requirements are meant to

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    Agriculture Job Titles Changing

    Monday December 01, 2014

    The Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council (CAHRC) wants to help fill the labour shortage facing the agriculture sector by renaming jo

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    Canadian Government "Disappointed" U.S. To Appeal WTO Ruling

    Friday November 28, 2014

    The Canadian government has reacted to Friday's announcement by the United States that they will appeal the WTO compliance panel's latest de

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    CETA A Big Boost

    Wednesday November 26, 2014

    The strength of Canada's grain export market was highlighted at the Global Grain Geneva Conference in Geneva, Switzerland recently.Grain Gro

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    Hey, Farming's a Big Deal

    Wednesday November 26, 2014

    A recent report from Farm Credit Canada shows the agriculture sector is more important to Canada than it is in all other countries. FCC’s

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    Addressing The Elephant In The Field

    Friday November 21, 2014

    A giant topiary elephant is making its way across western Canada.Bayer Crop Science is parking the elephant in fields along the way in a pla

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    Demand Brewing For Barley

    Tuesday November 18, 2014

    Finding good quality Malt Barley is a struggle this year due to the untimely rains that hit just prior to and during the harvest. Peter Watt

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    Alberta Beef Producers Elect New Zone Reps

    Friday November 14, 2014

    The Alberta Beef Producers have elected Zone Representatives for the 2014-2015 term.Zones three and five had elections, with the remaining s

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    New West Premiers Talk Grain, Oil

    Thursday November 13, 2014

    Alberta Premier Jim Prentice came away from the New West Partnership summit last week happy with the results.The leaders of Alberta, B.C. an

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