In this edition - April 18, 2019


Pest watch: Wind trajectories report released

The Prairie Pest Monitoring Network released a wind trajectories report for the week of April 8.

TOP CROP MANAGER

Prairies can expect unexpected from El Niño this summer

The U.S. National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center on Thursday reported a 65 per cent chance of El Niño prevailing throughout 2019’s growing season.

GRAINEWS

Two bulls hit price stratosphere

Stefon and Rebecca Beechinor of Bentley, Alta., and partner JNR Farms of Willingdon, Alta., sold a 15-month-old Simmental bull named BLL Kalibre 762E for $275,000 to Christel and Steve Humbke and Ken and Carol Warkentin and of Starwest Farms, who own Starwest Farms and have farms at Calmar, Alta., and Chilliwack, B.C.

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Allison Finnamore
Editor

Based on the East Coast, Allison Finnamore has spent over 25 years as a freelance agricultural journalist, farm-to-business communications consultant and writer throughout North America. She’s been the editor of FCC Express since 2008.

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