In this edition - September 13, 2019


New skill sets needed in farm workers of the future

Larger farms already well into technology adaptation but properly trained employees key to the future.

MANITOBA CO-OPERATOR

Vet Advice: Digital dermatitis not just a dairy problem

Acute active digital dermatitis lesions can cause pain and lameness in cattle. It can become a significant production problem and a serious animal welfare issue in both beef and dairy herds.

CANADIAN CATTLEMEN

Family fungi farm flourishing near Edmonton

Rachel Gruger plucks a large pink mushroom and places it in a cardboard box. "Mushrooms are 100 per cent my passion," said the 27-year-old Nisku, Alta., farmer.

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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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