September 2012 Index

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3. ACROSS BORDERS – Manitoba farmers buy into fertilizer plant

3. African Children’s Choir tours US and Eastern Canada

4. Manitoba harvests support Canadian Foodgrains Bank

5. Investments in women farmers still too low

6. ANNOUNCEMENTS – Manitoba opens another short-line railway

6. Salt Spring Island Apple Festival cancelled

7. Investment Agriculture Foundation contributes over $2.1 million to new projects

8. PNE 4-H auction nets over $400,000

8. Canadian Gelbvieh celebrates 40 years!

8. BC Farmers Appreciation Week

8. FarmLink invests in Canadian farming youth

8. KAP launches bus board campaign

9. BEES – 2012 Joint Conference: Western Apicultural Society of North America & Washington State Beekeepers

10. Glass jar beekeeping: creating edible art

13. COMPETITIONS & AWARDS – Exhibitions receive century awards

14. Canadian Junior Angus Showdown 2012 results

15. BC’s agricultural fairs promote youth in agriculture with scholarships

15. BC 4-H Provincial Communication Finals 2012

15. 2013 Dr. FX Aherne Prize for Innovative Pork Production

16. EVENTS – Fairs, Exhibitions & Farm Shows

17. Waterloo region hosts 2012 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo

19. Welcome to the first annual CanFax Cattle Market Forum

21. FARM BUSINESS MANAGEMENT – Business skills paramount in agriculture

22. High nitrate levels in corn can cause miscarriage, sudden death for animals

22. Tightening margins for corn ethanol plants may signal plant closures

23. FOOD – Cuban crops adapting to climate change

24. LAND – Save our farmland

25. OPINION – A time for agriculture policy change?

26. Risk management programs essential to agriculture’s continued viability

27. RESEARCH – Nutrition key to poultry industry future