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Dry conditions prompt changes to ag programs

Dry conditions are putting stress on both crops and producers.

On Wednesday, June 19, Federal Agriculture Minister, Marie Claude Bibeau and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister David Marit announced additional program measures and flexibility to provide farm families with some relief. Continue reading “Dry conditions prompt changes to ag programs”

Feds, province invest in agricultural research

Over $12 million has been allocated for agricultural research

Federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister David Marit announced  on Wednesday, January 16, more than $12 million in funding for 44 crop-related research projects through Saskatchewan’s Agriculture Development Fund (ADF) and the Strategic Research Initiative (SRI). Continue reading “Feds, province invest in agricultural research”