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Nufarm Closing Calgary Manufacturing Operations

Nufarm Limited decides to close its manufacturing operations in Calgary, Alta. as part of its plan to build a more responsive, flexible and cost effective structure for the North American region via… Read More

Canola / Rape Seed Field

Results of 2015 Canola Performance Trials Released

Results of the 2015 Canola Performance Trials (CPT) have been released. For 2015, participants in the trials consist of line companies, independent retailers and seed companies including Bayer CropScience, BrettYoung Seeds, Canterra… Read More


Seed Treatment Education

With the technology available today, farmers are increasing their production. Seed treatments are among the newest technologies available — by helping seed get the best possible start, they are helping farmers grow more from less.


New transgenic technologies may signal a brave new world of barley breeding

In Alberta, fusarium head blight, a fungal disease of small grain cereals, presents a major problem that crops up annually for seed growers in the southern and central parts of the province. While it has troubled wheat growers for years, FHB caused by the pathogen Fusarium graminearum was also detected in barley several years ago. But there may be a new potential solution on the horizon.

In the last few years, seed has benefited from rapidly evolving technology and innovation.

A New Path Forward

There are many moving pieces in the Canadian seed industry today — changes to Plant Breeders’ Rights legislation, changes to variety registration, changes to seed crop inspection delivery. All of these changes might leave growers scratching their heads. We take a look at how today’s evolving landscape will impact you and the seed you buy.


Growers on High Alert for Stripe Rust

Stripe rust has been developing earlier than ever before on winter wheat in central Alberta — which may mean it is overwintering in the region.


63rd Annual Alberta Seed Processors Meeting

Wednesday January 13, 2016 - Friday January 15, 2016

Reach New Heights – Join us for the ASP annual meeting January 13-16, 2016. Click here for meeting and registration info.

FarmTech Conference

Tuesday January 26, 2016 - Thursday January 28, 2016

FarmTech is Canada’s premier crop production and farm management conference. The dates for FarmTech 2016 are January 26, 27 & 28 at the Edmonton EXPO Centre at Northlands. Find out… Read More

Ag Expo

Wednesday February 24, 2016 - Friday February 26, 2016

Ag Expo is Western Canada’s Premier Ag Show.  This year, it will be held on 24, 25 and 26 February. Visitors to the show can expect to find exhibitors whose… Read More