Profiles

Manure-To-Energy Potential in North Carolina March 2017

North Carolina has long been a major pork-producing state, with the industry providing well over 50,000 full-time direct and indirect jobs. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Biogas rebirth on the West Coast March 2017

For Eric TeVelde, owner of Open Sky Ranch Dairy near Riverdale, Calif., the business case to purchase a deeply discounted, mothballed, but structurally sound anaerobic digester on his newly-acquired farm was just too good to ignore. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

From the Editor: March-April 2017 March 2017

According to my youngest child, he’s just too darn healthy. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Quebec and Atlantic families named Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers for 2016 December 2016

Andrew and Jennifer Lovell of New Brunswick and Dominic Drapeau and Célia Neault of Quebec have been named Canada’s Outstanding Young Farmers for 2016. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Ontario company using bioplastics in 3D printing December 2016

Inksmith, a 3D printing company, is rapidly becoming recognized for its leading-edge work in incorporating bioplastics in its technology. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Farming with a conscience November 2016

It’s 102 Fahrenheit at Bateman’s Mosida Farms in Elberta, Utah, 60 miles outside Salt Lake City. The heat is taking its toll on the dairy cows. Fans and soaker hoses run. But the heat is also taking a toll on the farmers and the community as the conflict over water usage grows. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

One hundred million pounds of power November 2016

Prestage AgEnergy of North Carolina didn’t set out originally to build the largest co-gen plant to run solely on turkey litter. As vice president Michael Pope says, sometimes these things just “kind of evolve.” Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

North shore royalty November 2016

Jamie Quai is very much a hands-on guy and the blue-purple stains around the cuticles of his fingernails can attest to that. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Adrian and Jodi Roelands Ontario’s Outstanding Young Farmers for 2016 September 2016

Adrian and Jodi Roelands of Roelands Plant Farms Inc. have been selected as Ontario’s Outstanding Young Farmers for 2016. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Old Wolff winery brought back to life in Nanaimo August 2016

A young Nanaimo family is bringing a dormant winery back to life, continuing on the dream of the man who planted the grapes decades ago. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Cattlemen's Young Leaders announces 2016 mentorship recipients August 2016

The Cattlemen's Young Leaders (CYL) program has announced its 2016 national mentorship recipients. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

AAFC researcher receives recognition from beef industry August 2016

Tim McAllister received the 2016 Canadian Beef Industry Award for Outstanding Research and Innovation at the Canadian Beef Industry Conference. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Farmer wins innovation award for “potpourri” cover crop practice August 2016

For Blake Vince, a Merlin-area farmer, the motivation behind his cosmopolitan cover crop system is rooted in environmental stewardship. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Accidents averted and kids alerted at Oxford’s farm safety days July 2016

Progressive Agriculture Safety Days (PASDs) continue to grow each and every year. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Nicole Mackellar recipient of the GFO-sponsored Nuffield Scholarship July 2016

Grain Farmers of Ontario (GFO) has announced Nicole Mackellar as the recipient of the 2017 GFO-sponsored Nuffield Scholarship. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Highline Mushrooms also grows labour solutions July 2016

Highline Mushrooms has flourished to become the largest mushroom grower in Canada with four Ontario growing facilities. Read why. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Composting Bison manure July 2016

The American bison is making a comeback and a North Dakota-based, start-up company called Bison Compost LLC is hoping this translates into growing sales for the Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Grains testing facility opens in Ontario July 2016

Grain Farmers of Ontario and SGS Canada Inc. unveiled the Grains Analytical Testing Laboratory with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, July 11. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Ensyn breaks ground on new 10 million gallon advanced biofuels project in Quebec July 2016

Ensyn has announced ground-breaking on a new 10 million gallon biobased hydrocarbon fuel project in Port-Cartier Quebec. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New Farm & Food Care Canada executive elected July 2016

arm & Food Care Canada, a national charity with the mandate to build public trust, has elected a new executive. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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