Local members of the Ontario Federation of Agriculture are backing up a request to put stronger measures in place to protect farmers against being harassed.
Canadian agricultural energy demand increased by about 50 per cent between 1990 and 2016, but the amount of energy consumed per inflation-adjusted dollar of agricultural output fell 17 per cent.
Additionally, farmers will be able to see “Probability of Drying Day Occurrence” maps which will be particularly important during the planting and harvesting seasons.
Tom Adams of B-D-S Analytics says given the ability of Canada’s well-funded licensed producers to beef up capacity, that could mean lower prices.
Between June 16th and 21st, unknown suspects stole 25 sheep from a property in Arran-Elderslie.
The Huron County Federation of Agriculture held it’s annual meeting Thursday night to elect their board, as well as to elect new Ontario Federation of Agriculture convention delegates and policy advisers.
The former host of CFCO’s Farm Show has died.
The provincial government has re-introduced legislation to give it more power to defend against invasive species like Emerald Ash Borer and Asian Carp.