March 2013 Index

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3. ACROSS BORDERS – My time as a Scottish farmer

5. Brazil seafood industry giant in the making

5. European horse meat scandal just doesn’t stop

6. USDA reloads on COOL

6. Canadian Foodgrains Bank news

 7. Canadian Foodgrains Bank fund-raising events

8. ANNOUNCEMENTS – Alberta well water under watch

8. CanadaGAP food safety manuals updated

8. Pacific salmon BC’s official fish

9. Farm Management Canada launches AgBizChat

9. Alberta Canola Producers Commission announces new board

9. Beef Cattle industry Development Fund evaluation for 2007-2012

10.The real story on BC chicken

11.Canadian Association of Farm Advisors – Your Farm Team

12. BEES – Exposure to multiple pesticides impairs bee learning

12. Update on Pristine®

13. COMPETITIONS & AWARDS – Balanced approach wins for Manitoba couple

13. OYF Calendar

14. Rewarding students for innovative stewardship ideas

15. Canadian Angus Youth to represent Canada in New Zealand

15. 2013 Alberta Equestrian Scholarship Package

16. EVENTS – Take a Walk on the Rural Side Expo & Trade Show

17. Studlee says WELCOME to the 106th Manitoba Royal

18. Fairs, Exhibitions & Farm Shows

19. FARM BUSINESS – transitioning back to PST-GST

20. KAP leaders roll up their sleeves

20. Salt Spring Island abattoir now operating

21. FARM SAFETY – Farmers urged to “Get with the plan!”

22. FarmSafe Forums bring ag safety training opportunities to Guelph and Truro

23. FOOD – Changing food consumption trends: Part 3 – Meet the Boomers’ kids

25. OPINION – The Trans-Pacific Partnership is an opportunity to modernize trade rules

25. Growing Forward 2 (GF2) has important negative influences, says NFU

26. RESEARCH – Report in Focus: Toward Sustainable management of water resources