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Better Winnipeg: Researchers serve-up unique study on food

Researchers are doing a long-term study about your connection to food. And the results could shape what you see on grocery store shelves in the future. 355 more words


When opportunity knocks...

Four days from now, I will begin my journey across the country. I will be over two thousand miles from home, trying to navigate through a new town, settle into a new job, live with new people, and know not a single soul when I arrive. 285 more words

the water in my California lettuce

the water in my California lettuce
is time sucked from an aquafer
that lay undiscovered
through all ages but man’s

it was harvested by poverty-paid workers… 87 more words

Spring Farming

Work is never exactly Back and White – there is always a glow from within necessary to transform the work into love. 19 more words

Australia Is Blocking China From Buying 1% of Its Landmass

Australia really doesn’t want the Chinese to own a big chunk of its land. In the latest chapter in a protracted back-and-forth over the sale of Australian company S. 32 more words


First Saskatchewan Crop Report of the Season - SwiftCurrentOnline.com

Seeding operations are underway in the Southwest and Southeast corner of the province. The Ministry of Agriculture’s first crop report shows 3% of the 2016 crop has been seeded, that’s ahead of the five-year average of less than 1%. 12 more words

SouthWest Saskatchewan

USDA and NRCS Programs and Services.

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Natural Resources and Conservation Services (NRCS) offer a variety of programs and services to farmers, new farmers people living in rural areas.  456 more words