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NOTICE: GRAND FORKS (British Columbia) FAIR CANCELED

A message from the BC Fairs office We have just received the devastating news that Grand Forks will be canceling their 2015 Fall Fair. It is with the deepest regret that we are informing all of you. The intensive wildfire … Continue reading

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Unleash your Midas touch: Adopt these seven habits of Canada’s top farmers

By Maggie Van Camp, Country Guide Does it seem some farmers just have that touch? Anything they start turns into gold. Is it just timing? Genius? Luck? Or do these farmers regularly do things that enable them to excel? Or … Continue reading

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Dust off your hat and boots – it’s Fair Time in the North Thompson!

The award winning North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo will be celebrating its 66th year this Labour Day weekend of Sept 5 -7 in Barriere. B.C. There is already a lot of excitement going on regarding what’s known as “the … Continue reading

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Something in the Air at the Bulkley Valley Fair!

Bulkley Valley Exhibition, August 27-30, 2015 http://www.bvfair.ca Mid-August already and it’s hard to believe that Fair Time is nearly on us. But after all the months of planning and organizing, there’s that tingle of excitement in the air that says, … Continue reading

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Farming’s In-Law Factor: How to Have More Harmony and Less Conflict on Family Farms

By Elaine Froese and Dr. Megan McKenzie, comments by editor Tracy Tjaden in AgAdvance Journal In business journalism, like in life, there are some stories that never go away. Every industry has its issues. Sometimes these issues reach a boiling … Continue reading

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Spraying Doesn’t Have to be All or Nothing

By Robert Saik, Agri-Trend Inc. I spend a lot of time thinking about how to connect the technology dots to make a difference in agriculture and, more specifically, for individual farmers. In this column I’d like to highlight the connection … Continue reading

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Reduce Conflicts with Black Bears

This article comes from the Manitoba Government, but is good advice anywhere as bears are now commonplace even in towns and cities if there is food available. Take heed. Manitoba Conservation and Water Stewardship reminds Manitobans that black bears are … Continue reading

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