August 2011 Index

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3. ACROSS BORDERS -Beef + Lamb New Zealand warns Labour government

3. EU food safety agency names likely source of E. coli outbreak

3. New York gets 3500 gallons of raw milk a day!

4. US senators introduce bill to reform farm payments

4. World Population Day July 11

5. Some radioactive beef in Japan sold and consumed

5. 13 convicted of veterinary medicines racket in EU

5. Mexico opens investigation into US poultry industry illegalities

6. ANNOUNCEMENTS – Ag ministers meet in St. Andrew’s, NB

6. Searchable databases on chemical toxicity and exposure data now available

6. Produce from planted seed safe to eat

7. Disaster relief programs

7. Kubota continues support to 4-H

7. West supports marketing choice for grain farmers

8. Vanclief named Honorary Chair of IFAJ Congress

8. 4-H Canada announces Centennial Year – 2013

8. Ice crimes on the rise!

9. BEES – New bee viruses identified: finding offers baseline to study CCD

10. Avoid being robbed

11. COMPETITIONS & AWARDS – Southern Alberta Family Farm Awards

12. Edgeley couple named Saskatchewan’s Outstanding Young Farmers

12. OYF Calendar

13. Chalack to be inducted into Hall of Fame

13. Canadian Seed Trade Annual Awards, Niagara Falls, Ontario

14. ENERGY – As of July 1st, Canada drives with renewable biodiesel

14. Powering up Canada’s energy advantage for the 21st century

15. The cleaner road to a sustainable future

16. ENVIRONMENT – Agriculture returns to national parks

17. EVENTS – Calgary Stampede wows ‘em again! Faces from 2011

18. Fairs, exhibitions and farm shows: August – September 2011

27. FARM BUSINESS MANAGEMENT – Canadian Crop Area, Yield and Production Estimates

28. FOOD – Canadians have a sweet deal on food, says FCC