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ABIC 2014 Saskatoon: the best of biotech!

The Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference (ABIC 2014) will run October 5 – 8 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, hosted by Ag-West Bio. ABIC™ is the premier global meeting that promotes innovation in bioscience to ensure sustainable food, feed, fibre and fuel security … Continue reading

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Your invitation to the International Plowing Match & Rural Expo

September 16 – 20, 2014 Ivy, Simcoe County, Ontario 8:30 to 5:00 daily The 2014 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo is coming to Simcoe County, near the settlement of Ivy, from September 16 to 20, 2014. One-hundred years of … Continue reading

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North Thompson Fair & Rodeo brings 65 years of living history to the Valley

The award winning North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo has come of age this year! This will be the fair’s 65th year, and organizers say the celebration happens on this upcoming Labour Day weekend of Aug. 30, 31, and Sept. … Continue reading

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“95 Years of Horsing Around”

Bulkley Valley Exhibition Smithers BC August 21 – 24, 2014 http://www.bvfair.ca Horses, horses, horses! Shine up your boots and dust off the cowboy hat! It’s Rodeo time at the BVX 2014. Smithers Rodeo Club and the BVX bring back the … Continue reading

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How activist investors are impeding energy development

By Ryan Lijdsman Short-term gain for long-term pain Natural resource development is expensive. New projects in oil, gas, and mining all require significant capital investments and companies need to wait five to 10 years before realizing a return. So Apache … Continue reading

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HORSEDAY!

HORSEDAY! August 20th, 2014 We’re goin’ to The Fair at the PNE!!! Horse Council is excited to bring HCBC Horse Day to The Fair at the PNE for 2014! Come visit us at the Agrodome to experience lots of interactive … Continue reading

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Canola Farmers See Progress in Rail Transportation Announcement

August 1st, the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced details of the companion regulations to Bill C-30 the Fair Rail for Grain Farmers Act. “Canola farmers are encouraged by the efforts that the Minister and the Government … Continue reading

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