Category Archives: Agriculture
The Saskatchewan government will introduce an incentive program to encourage more investment in agriculture. Today’s throne speech to open the six-week fall sitting, delivered by Lieutenant-Governor Vaughn Solomon Schofield, highlighted the sector’s contribution to the economy.
Saskatchewan farmers are invited to safely dispose of their obsolete pesticides and livestock medications
REGINA, Oct. 20, 2017 /CNW/ – Saskatchewan farmers are invited to safely and responsibly dispose of their unwanted or obsolete pesticides and livestock (including equine) medications from October 23 through 27, 2017. In partnership with the Canadian …
2017 has seen strong demand for Canadian beef both on the domestic and export market.
Anne Wasko, a Market Analyst with Cattle Trends, says prices have been good with wholesale prices trading 3 to 4% higher than they were a year ago.
She says heavy carcass weights from last year have dropped by about 30 pounds a carcass giving cattle feeders a better bargaining position…