September 2016 Index

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3. ACROSS BORDERS – 139 antique threshers break Guinness World Record

6. ‘Spring into Song’ wraps up successful year

6. Alberta church organizes garden tour for Canadian Foodgrains Bank

7. ANNOUNCEMENTS – Nuffield Canada scholars 2017

7. BC Farmers’ Markets names new Executive Director

8. Canadian pork processors announce $80M investment, another 350 jobs

8. $2.5 million award in E. coli lawsuit

8. New commercial beekeeping course being offered at Niagara College

8. Research supports program for rural Alberta women agri-food entrepreneurs

9. Heart of the Valley Farms & Levere Livestock donate 2017 projects at PWF

9. Richardson cranking up canola crush, throughput at Lethbridge

10. EVENTS – A Fresh Taste of Farming …. at the 2016 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo

12. Fairs, Exhibitions & Farm Shows

17. Big Things in Store for the Chilliwack Mane Event

19. FARM BUSINESS – Drones: Know the rules before you take flight

20. Curtailing chlorothalomil

23. RESEARCH – Beef Genomics 101

24. BCRC: Environmental hoofprint is shrinking, but reach is growing

24. High legume pasture project

25. UBC research aims to help Canadian flax farmers

25. Genes help some chickens resist bird flu