April 2017 Index

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3. How Canada can become a global food production powerhouse

4. ACROSS BORDERS – Potatoes will grow on Mars!

5. Canadian Foodgrains Bank events

6. Mafia appetite soars for farm business

6. Court rules against state on skim milk labeling

6. No fumigation needed for Canadian pulse shipments to India

7. ANNOUNCEMENTS – People in the news

7. Attention researchers: ADF Call for Letters of Intent

8. Canola now worth $26.7 billion in Canadian economy

8. P.E.I. potato chip plant revived for pulse processing

9. Sweet success for Delta Chocolatier

10. BEES – Bayvarol gets the nod

11. Canada’s beekeepers want clear labels so consumers can choose local

12. COMPETITIONS & AWARDS – Oswalds are Manitoba’s Outstanding Young Farmers

13. McEacherns are Atlantic Region Outstanding Young Farmers

13. Apply for Outstanding Young Farmers Scholarships

14. Clayton, Heath and Delage honored for outstanding canola industry contributions

15. EVENTS – Conferences, Fairs, Exhibitions & Farm Shows

17. FARM BUSINESS – Canola industry welcomes China deal prospect

18. US farm economy improving, but challenges remain

18. Well and pipeline license suspensions

19. Sights set on lamb production expansion

19. Prairie provinces release 2017 crop protection guides

20. RESEARCH – NC wasn’t breaking any ‘hearts’ last Valentine’s Day