Two hog operations in Bruce and two in Huron have boosted the total number of farms with confirmed PED cases in Ontario to 47.
Organizers of a proposed food hub for the counties of Grey, Bruce, Huron, Perth and Wellington are hoping the food hub will provide a large distribution centre for local producers.
While efforts in eastern Ontario continue to save two agricultural campuses the National Farmers Union warns it isn’t only training that is in jeopardy.
Alltech has created a program for university graduates from anywhere in the world who wish to specialize in the dairy industry.
Listing of agricultural events for Midwestern Ontario beginning April 7th, 2014
Listing of agricultural events for Southwestern Ontario beginning April 7th, 2014
Ontario Pork Chair Amy Cronin believes PED is a contributing factor the financial problems of Quality Meat Packers.
Another week of record Ontario railgrade cattle prices last week.
A corn specialist with OMAF expects Ontario farmers to follow the lead of U-S farmers and switch some fields from corn to soy beans this year.
It looks like some Southwestern ONtario peaches, apricots and nectarines may have fallen victim to the harsh winter.