As we head into June, the later planting date will influence variety choices, population rates, and disease concerns.
The government has asked for public input on the proposed vision for the environmental assessment program based on the discussion paper.
Often, agriculture is seen as disruptive to the sensitive balance of a given ecosystem.
More farmers are retiring, selling their farms or transitioning the business to the next generation.
The government of Ontario has proposed changes to the Endangered Species Act, 2007, updating it to reflect current public priorities.
A recent decision to drop charges against an animal activist has fueled, frustration, fear, and action, in Ontario’s farming community.
Species evaluations will be required to consider classification status beyond Ontario’s border and not rely solely on a species’ status in Ontario.
Wildlife damage to livestock and crops continues to plague farmers.
Mental health in the agriculture industry has been in the spotlight over the last few years.
Grain Farmers of Ontario is part of a farm-to-table traceability pilot.