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Crops

Common Plants of the Western Rangelands - Volume 3: Forbs (Feb 25)

Ag Engineering

Solar Energy Workshop (Mar 30)
Working Well Workshops (Jan 12)
Long-term Water Management Plans (Dec 15)

Business & Economics

New Business - New Venture Coaching - Kathy Bosse promotes Alberta Agriculture's new venture team (Agri-News, May 25)
What's Normal? - When it comes to dealing with the unexpected, proper preparation is always the key (Agri-News, May 25)
Custom Rates - What Do I Charge or Pay? (May 19)
Fertilizer and Equipment Prices (May 19)
Linking Pasture Systems to Optimize Beef Performance and Profit (May 19)
HR on the Farm and Ranch (May 11)
Organic Transition Workshop (May 11)
2015 Summer Farm Employment Program (May 4)

Crops

Lower Wheat Prices - What to do? (May 11)
Tree Pruning Fact Sheet (May 11)
Potential Impact of Late blight in Greenhouse Crops (May 4)
Make the Most of Your Fertilizer Dollars (Apr 27)
Canola Seeding Rates (Apr 20)
Canola Seeding Tips (Apr 20)
Importance of Seed Treatment (Apr 20)
Alberta Tame Pasture Scorecard (Apr 13)

Diseases/Insects/ Pests

Late Blight Management - Robert Spencer discusses techniques for managing this disease (Agri-News, May 25)
Stripe Rust Receding in Some Areas - Mike Harding updates the current stripe rust situation (Agri-News, May 25)
Alberta Insect Update (May 19)
Monitoring and Management of Late blight in Greenhouses (May 19)
"Off-Label" Spraying (May 11)
Risks of Late blight in Alberta (May 11)
Stripe Rust in South and Central Regions (Apr 27)
Stripe Rust Reported in Four Counties (Apr 20)

Food & Ag Processing

Ingredients for Success (Apr 13)
Meat at NAIT (Mar 16)
Three Animated Videos on Food Allergens and Gluten (Mar 16)
Agri-food Opportunities in Brazil (Mar 2)
Social Licence in Agriculture (Feb 23)
Consumer-driven Product Development for Export Markets (Feb 9)
SAIT and Olds College Bring New Programs to Industry (Feb 9)
Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (Jan 12)

Food Safety

Safe Food for Canadians Act Consultations (May 11)
Safe Food Handling Webinar (Mar 30)

Learning & 4H

The Original Grazing School for Women (May 11)
Award Deadline for Ag Students Approaching (May 4)
2016 Nuffield Farming Scholarship Applications Open (Mar 9)
Canadian Agriculture Literacy Week (Feb 23)
Alberta Association of Agricultural Societies (Jan 19)
FCC Contributes $130,000 to 4-H Clubs (Jan 19)
4-H Branch Regional Summer Assistant Opportunities (Dec 1)

Livestock

ABP Call for Letters of Intent - Alberta Beef Producers (ABP) is inviting applications of research and development in areas that address targeted industry priorities (Agri-News, May 25)
Pork Consumption Report (May 19)
Preparing for the Summer Grazing Season (May 19)
Alberta Pork Regional Meetings (May 11)
Technical Large Animal Emergency Rescue Workshop (May 4)
Alberta Pork Regional Meetings (Apr 27)
Defining the Environmental Footprint (Apr 27)
Researcher Mentorship Program (Apr 27)

Rural Services

AFC Launches New Website - AFChas a new website that aims to maximize the exchange of information for members and other visitors. (Agri-News, May 25)
Alberta Open Farm Days is Looking for You - One week Left to sign up as host farm for 2015 Alberta farm Days (Agri-News, May 25)
Avoid Spring-related Farmer Fatigue (May 4)
Call of the Land App now includes Coming Events (May 4)
Using Technology During a Disaster (Apr 27)
Candid Modern Farmers (Apr 20)
Emergency Preparedness Week (Apr 20)
2015 Information Catalogue (Apr 7)

Soil/Water/Air

Soil Carbon Challenge (May 19)
ABP Environmental Stewardship Award Call for Nominations (May 11)
An Unseen Threat -- Old, Unused Wells (May 4)
Protecting Alberta's Water Resources (Apr 20)
Sniffer Dogs Lend a Nose to Mandatory Boat Inspections (Mar 23)

Statistics

First Crop Forecasts from the USDA (May 11)
2015 Crop Reports (May 4)
Report Highlights Canadian Agriculture Strength (Apr 13)

Trade

WTO final ruling confirms U.S. COOL discriminates (May 19)
Alberta Meat Suppliers Participate in Japan's Meat Industry Fair (May 11)
Doing Business in India (Feb 23)
Alberta Welcomes Delegation from Turkey (Dec 22)
Alberta Participates in India's Agro Tech Show (Dec 8)

Weather & Climate

Province-wide Fire Ban in Effect - Discission about the fire ban which toook effect on May 25. 2105 (Agri-News, May 25)
Moisture Situation Update (Apr 20)
Moisture Situation Update (March 31, 2015) (Apr 7)
Moisture Situation Update (Feb 17)
Moisture Situation Update (Jan 12)

Business & Economics

Weekly Livestock Market Update - Herb Lock has market highlights from the past week (Call of the Land, May 25)
Alberta Agriculture New Venture Specialists (May 22)
Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Update (May 22)
New Venture Specialists (May 21)
Fertilizer and Equipment Prices (May 20)
Using Social Media (May 15)
Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary (May 15)
Distribution Fact Sheet (May 14)

Crops

Preparing for Summer Grazing - Barry Yaremcio says producers should be thinking about how to stretch forage supplies (Call of the Land, May 25)
HortSnacks Who's Who (May 12)
Maintaining Healthy Trees (May 6)
Stripe Rust Update (May 6)
Tree Planting Tips (May 5)
Alberta Seeding Intentions (Apr 29)
Assessing Your Pastures (Apr 29)
Assessing Pastures (Apr 28)

Diseases/Insects/ Pests

Cutworms in Southern Alberta (May 21)
Off-Label Spraying (May 20)
Off-Label Spraying (May 19)
Late Blight in Potatoes and Tomatoes (May 1)
Scouting for Stripe Rust (May 1)
Stripe Rust Update (Apr 27)
Pest Management Season Begins (Apr 20)

Food & Ag Processing

Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions Research (May 21)
Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions (May 20)
Pork Consumption Report (May 19)

Livestock

Alberta Pork Regional Meetings (May 15)
Beef Industry Environmental Footprint (May 14)
Egg Farmers of Alberta New Entrant Program (May 6)
Antimicrobial Use in Animals (May 4)
Video on Antimicrobial Use and Resistance (Apr 30)
Herd Management Tools (Apr 21)
Livestock Transport Conference (Apr 20)

Rural Services

Dealing with Large Animals in a Rescue Situation (May 13)
Call of the Land App New Feature (May 8)
Reducing Fatigue on the Farm (May 7)
Summer Farm Employment Program (May 7)
100 Years of Agriculture at the University of Alberta (May 5)
Emergency Kits for the Home and Farm (May 5)
Emergency Preparedness Week (May 4)
Moving Machinery Safely is a Two-way Street (Apr 27)

Soil/Water/Air

Soil Carbon Challenge Tour (May 22)
Importance of Soil Organic Matter (Apr 24)
National Soil Conservation Week (Apr 23)
Clean Drain Dry Campaign (Apr 21)

Statistics

Latest Crop Report - Lukas Matejovsky has highlights from the latest crop report (Call of the Land, May 25)
Seeding Update (May 19)
First Crop Forecasts from the USDA (May 13)
First Crop Report of the Growing Season (May 11)
Alberta Agriculture Crop Reports (May 6)
Alberta Farmland Values (Apr 14)

Trade

Trans-Pacific Partnership (May 19)
World Trade Organization Ruling on COOL (May 11)
More with the Special Agricultural Trade Envoy for the Government of New Zealand (May 8)

Business & Economics

Agriculture and Rural Development minister comments on changes to the Canadian Wheat Board (Jan 19)
Alberta applauds South Korea's decision to reopen borders to Canadian beef (Jan 19)
Albertans named to Agricultural Products Marketing Council (Jan 19)

Learning & 4H

Albertan inducted into 4-H Hall of Fame (Jan 19)

Livestock

Alberta Lamb Producers share traceability project findings and technology with producers (Jan 15)

Ministry Information

Growing Forward 2 Agriculture Programs Launched in Alberta (Jan 19)

Rural Services

Alberta beef processor reduces environmental footprint and increases production capacity. (Feb 26)
Carbon monoxide at the work site (Jan 23)
Cold-weather safety tips (Jan 23)
Risk management in winter conditions (Jan 23)
Shift work: getting enough sleep and physical activity (Jan 23)
Working in cold weather (Jan 23)

Business & Economics

Always Time to Learn New Tricks (Jan 13)
New Regulation Booklets Now Available Online (Jan 13)
Olds College Opens On-Campus Food Store (Jan 13)
Upcoming Events (Jan 13)
Explore Local Market Tour: The Greenmarkets of NYC (Dec 15)
Human resources help (Dec 15)
It's the law! (Dec 15)
Upcoming events (Dec 15)

Food & Ag Processing

Popular program expanded (Dec 15)
Tracking nutrition trends survey results (Dec 15)

Business & Economics

The Interactive Map is up and Running! (Dec 1)

Food & Ag Processing

CFIA Food Labelling Information Service in Alberta (Mar 2)
Canada-Alberta Job Grant (Mar 2)
Changes to the Meat Inspection Regulation: What has Changed and What is the Impact? (Mar 2)
Emergency Slaughter: What are the Options in Alberta? (Mar 2)
Five-Step Method for Cleaning and Sanitizing (Mar 2)
Food Safety and Lean Manufacuturing: What is the Connection? (Mar 2)
Alberta Agriculture is Conducting a Microbiological Baseline Survey on Beef Carcasses (Dec 1)
How to Control and Reduce E. coli O157:H7 in Meat Facilities (Dec 1)

Food Safety

Industry Day 2015 Highlights Moderinization of Meat Inspection (May 15)

Food & Ag Processing

Food News, May 2015 (May 20)
Food News, March 2015 (Mar 12)
Food News, February 2015 (Feb 13)
Food News, January 2015 (Jan 13)
Food News, December 2014 (Dec 14)

Business & Economics

Alberta Direct Market Average Fruit and Vegetable Prices - 2014/2015 (May 5)
Awesome ideas in Direct Marketing (Feb 25)
Sizing it Right: Musings From the Canadian Greenhouse Conference (Dec 18)

Crops

Spraying Off-Label: A Lose-Lose Situation (May 22)
Disease of the Month - Saskatoon Juniper Rust (May 5)
Hort Morsels - Bits and Pieces - Hort Snacks - May 2015 (May 5)
Hort Snacks - May 2015 (May 5)
Insect of the Month - Carrot rust fly (May 5)
Late blight and greenhouse crops (May 5)
Late blight information 2015 (May 5)
Things to Do / Things to Think About This Month - May 2015 (May 5)