Perth County Warden Walter McKenzie agrees with the Federation of Agriculture that the system needs to be updated, and the county has lobbied the Province to do so.
The Federation is asking is that the tax ratio of the budget for farmland remains the same in 2018.
The seven days of speakers and seminars wrapped up Tuesday with a full house for Crops Day.
Parrish and Heimbecker’s business manager, Stephen Kell, says prices are decent and demand is growing.
A nutrient management lead with OMAFRA says manure application in winter should never be part of a management plan.
The message from Canada’s Agriculture Minister to an audience in Tennessee focused on what he called the strongest economic area in the world.
A researcher at Guelph has led a multi-year research project to evaluate the sugarbeet crop and the production methods that go with growing the crop.
An OMAFRA environmental specialist says it’s vital to protect the soil we grow our food in.
It’s estimated 1800 livestock were inside the barn at the time of the fire.
From January to April of 2017, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency held public consultations on the proposed Safe Food for Canadians Regulations.