June 2016 Index


3. ACROSS BORDERS – US fighting China’s chicken tariffs

3. US lawmakers intro bill to standardize food date labeling

3. EPA proposes increase in ethanol production

4. Women farmers key to ending global hunger

5. Canadian hog industry sounds alarm over transport change

5. Muslim poultry processor can continue discrimination suit

5. Grassley bill would ban US packer ownership of livestock

6. ANNOUNCEMENTS – Call for proposals: Beef production economics (2017-2018)

7. Richardson doubles capacity at Vancouver Port Terminal and sets shipping records

7. Former KAP president to be inducted into Ag Hall of Fame

8. BEES – The perfect fence to keep elephants away

9. EVENTS – 10th Anniversary Mane Event wrap-up

10. Fairs, Exhibitions & Farm Shows

16. FARM BUSINESS – National Beef Antimicrobial Strategy developed to drive solutions

17. Canada to compensate dairy farmers for Europe trade deal

17. COPA supports extension of rail provisions

18. FOOD – Most Canadians don’t understand food nutrition labels

19. RESEARCH – Has E. coli finally met its match in buttermilk?

19. Winter cow transport assessed

20. Identifying potato research priorities in the next round of federal funding

21. Guatamalan tuber moth larvae can seriously damage potatoes