November 2017 Index

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3. ACROSS BORDERS – Minister of Intern’l Development meets with CFGB on World Food Day

3. Dutch company develops new blight-resistant potato

4. Canadian FoodGrains Bank Fall Highlights

5. Become a Farmer Who Makes a Difference

6. ANNOUNCEMENTS – More Canadians Think Food System Headed in Right Direction

6. Farmers spoke and the federal gov’t took notice

7. Leveraging an Increase of the Canadian Beef Cattle Check-Off for Research

8. FCC Ignite fuels excitement among youth

8. Brian Williams headlines FCC Forum speaker series

8. FCC Drive Away Hunger provides over 7.2 million meals

9. AWARDS & COMPETITIONS – Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers honored at National Event

9. Outstanding Young Farmers Nomination Deadlines & 2018 Regional Events

10. British Columbia & Yukon Call for OYF Nominations

11. Innovative farmer wins award for soil conservation practices

12. BEES – Bees in the City: Designing Green Roofs

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

15. Farm Management Canada Updates

17. FARM BUSINESS – FCC snapshots show why agriculture is one of Canada’s key sectors

18. In Canada, climate change could open new farmland to the plow

19. Based on 2017 calf prices, how much did last summer’s cows in ideal condition earn?

19. Attention Western cow-calf producers: opportunity to compare production levels

20. RESEARCH – New method detects wildfire tainted wine grapes

21. Fighting fires before they spark

22. War and Peace, Verticillium Style

24. War on weeds takes toll on beneficial bacteria