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Case IH Equipment Dealers Stoltz Sales & Service and Hub International will be merging their two organizations to form Equipment Ontario effective December 1, 2021. Together they will service a total of 16+ Counties with dealership locations in Elmira, Lindsay, Listowel, Mildmay, Port Perry, and a future location in Simcoe County to be Determined. Both Hub & Stoltz have been...
Investments Will Support Ontario Farmers in Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair Watersheds The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing $2.58 million to protect the province’s lakes and water sources by helping farmers implement sustainable farming practices that build more resilient farm operations. Through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (the Partnership), the final Lake Erie Agriculture Demonstrating Sustainability (LEADS) initiative intake,...
The Western Canadian Wheat Growers are shocked by the depth of the impact of the federal government's proposed 30% reduction in fertilizer emissions. Fertilizer Canada has had an independent analysis of the effects of the proposed emissions reduction. The analysis by Meyers Norris Penny (MNP) calculates that "If Canada adopts the EU model, the potential economic impact of reduced fertilizer use would...
With the call of the federal election, the Western Canadian Wheat Growers asked each of the registered parties six questions that we thought would be of interest to our members and specifically prairie grain farmers. On August 20, 2021, the following questions were sent to each party. As of September 14, 2021, we heard back from four parties. Should other...
On behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Parliamentary Secretary Neil Ellis, and the Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre, Vance Badawey, highlighted funding of up to $1.48 million for extractX Inc. to develop a mobile, ethanol-based extraction lab for biomass processing. The announcement took place at extractX's head offices in Welland, ON. Canada's agriculture and...
The Regina Exhibition Association Limited (REAL) and Canada’s Farm Show (CFS) Advisory Board were excited to share the return of Canada’s Farm Show in 2021, on a virtual platform. The pandemic had forced the cancellation of the show in 2020 and they were committed to bringing the ag community together in the safest way possible - virtually. In 2021...
Canadian dealer’s new facility to feature AGCO’s modern Galvanize design concept for engaging customer experiences. AGCO and SA Service Agricole announced last month the construction of the dealer’s new facility in Sainte-Marie, Quebec. The expansion will leverage AGCO’s cutting-edge Galvanize design concept to highlight AGCO’s engaging Fendt Customer Support Center model, provide a greater workspace for staff members and convey a modern,...
From current drought and dry field conditions to flooding in recent years, extreme weather events continue to create challenges for Manitoba farmers. The Government of Canada is working with the agricultural sector to equip farmers with the tools they need to proactively manage and mitigate risks associated with these events. On behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the...
Salford Group caught up with a loyal customer this spring to check in on his satisfaction and experience with a recent BBI Liberty fertilizer spreader purchase. Elliot is corn, soybean and wheat farmer in Caledon, Ontario. Running 500 acres, he prefers to invest in his own field equipment for independence and flexibility rather than rely on custom applicators for fertilizer...
The Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions applaud the Canadian Grain Commission’s (CGC) news of fee reductions effective August 1, 2021, but are concerned that Canadian farmers continue to be overcharged for the CGC’s cost of operations. Today’s news underscores that the current funding system, based on mandatory inspection services by the CGC, is fundamentally flawed and should be a...