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GE Alfalfa release delayed

Forage Genetics International, the licence-holder of GE alfalfa that was approved for registration in Canada last year, has delayed its Canadian release for another year. Read the story in the Western Producer here. This news comes in the wake of … Continue reading

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Local Food Workshop, Olds, Alberta

October 24-25, 2013. Put on by the Foothills Forage and Grazing Association, with keynote speakers Joel Salatin (polyfacefarms.com) and Doug Weatherbee (soildoctor.org) An interesting mix of people gathered to talk about to talk about farming on a small-scale. Topics ranged … Continue reading

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Mumm’s Sprouting Seed

The small town of Parkside, about an hour North of Saskatoon, a flourishing business has taken over the local curling rink. Mumm’s Sprouting Seed started by growing large fields of alfalfa for seed. Today, they have an incredible variety of … Continue reading

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