Someone is drowning in grain – what do you do?
When someone is entrapped in grain, time is critical. Learn from CASA what you need to do when the unthinkable happens.
Oct 28, 2016
Having a weigh scale adds options
In an extremely competitive environment, having your own on-farm scale is a valuable investment.
May 28, 2018
Thirst for craft beer brews opportunities
More malting barley production, hop farms and new malting facilities – all the result of craft beer enterprises that emphasize local ingredients..
Sep 16, 2016
Corporately owned farmland: Consider your future
Incorporating your farm may seem like a good idea, but your future business decisions could be greatly impacted.
Nov 03, 2016
Ask an expert: Know your cost of production
Grain marketing expert Tyler Russell explains how to start creating your risk management plan. Find out what to include, why it's so important to have one and how to prepare for an unexpected change.
Apr 29, 2016
Kelowna Fruit Stand: Building a nine-acre dream
Lakhwinder Brar grew up farming in India. He now owns a 9-acre orchard in Kelowna and plans to expand within the farming industry so he can help grow the local market for local farmers.
May 29, 2017
3 myths about Canadian agriculture: Busted!
Myths surround the Canadian agriculture industry. Here, three are put to the test - from regional crop selection to the assumed link between cattle and retail beef prices.
Apr 04, 2016
Canada’s maple industry – fully matured or untapped potential?
Canada’s maple syrup industry continues to expand. Strong demand has allowed the industry to grow production by 144% over the past 10 years.
Apr 10, 2018
Three tips all smart cattle producers need to beat price volatility
Since 2013, FCC has proudly supported Canadian graduate student research through an Ag Economics leadership fund. We're pleased to introduce guest bloggers Miao Zhen, along with professors Feng Qiu, James Rude and James Unterschultz from the University of Alberta who report on Miao's graduate research on price volatility in Canadian cattle sector.
Sep 18, 2015