August 2015 Index

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3. ACROSS BORDERS – CFGB News – $1.9 million in projects committed in June

4. Saskatchewan Valley Auction celebrates 35 years with CFGB

5. London’s first underground farm is ready to start trading

6. ANNOUNCEMENTS – New board & staff changes

7. Living Architecture tour shows off green rooftops

7. Canadian Pork Council to explore Hog Hedging Program

7. FCC offering help to Alberta and Saskatchewan customers affected by dry weather

8. COMPETITIONS & AWARDS – George Lane to be inducted into Hall of Great Westerners

9. Council names Conservation Hall of Fame inductees

9. 2015 Canadian Wine Industry Awards

9. Kitchener, Ontario 4-H youth named 2015 GROWMARK essay contest winner

10. Applications open for 2016 BIISA Award

10. Alberta Family Farm Awards

10. OYF announces 2014 Memorial Scholarship recipients

10. OYF 2015 Calendar

11. Florida auctioneer is Calgary Stampede/ILAC Grand Champion

11. 2015 Stampede Talent Search Champion: Christian Hudson

11. Other Stampede awards

12. EVENTS – North Thompson Fall Fair & Rodeo

14. Bulkley Valley Exhibition

15. Fairs, Exhibitions & Farm Shows

18. Mini-royalty reigns at Delta (Ontario) 185th Fair

22. FARM BUSINESS – Farm leaders convene in PEI

22. New farmland national park: protecting farmland in the Rouge Valley (Ontario)

23. Floating solar farm may grow 8,000 tons of veggies a year

24. How to leverage differences in Canadian and US wheat grading

25. Precise SprayTM: understanding the 20/20 rule

26. FOOD – Consumers’ perspective on food

26. Rabobank report: the global quest for protein