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Alberta crop land from Cold Lake to Medicine Hat experiencing historic dry spell

Posted on July 13, 2023

Southern Alberta Newspaper The mass of Alberta crop land from Cold Lake to Medicine Hat and Lethbridge is experiencing a once-in-50-years dry spell, according to… Read More »

Ag equipment firm eyes region for new hub

Posted on June 15, 2023

By Collin Gallant Southern Alberta Newspapers A Swift Current-based ag equipment company will create a new engineering and manufacturing hub in Medicine Hat, with plans… Read More »

Crop Report: Well behind average pace for seeding this spring

Posted on May 18, 2023

Southern Alberta Newspapers Seeding in Southern Alberta is well-behind average pace, according to the first crop report of the season released earlier this month by… Read More »

Cattle prices climb to level not seen in about a decade

Posted on May 18, 2023

Southern Alberta Newspapers Cattle prices are rising to levels last seen in the mid-2010s while crop prices are falling back from record pricing last year,… Read More »

FCSS embracing farm families

Posted on May 4, 2023

By Garrett Simmons Family and Community Support Services Kori Kuryvial has spent the last 40 years on the farm near Cranford. As the new Farm… Read More »

Agricultural Discovery Centre receives $10,384 donation from Nutrien Ag

Posted on May 4, 2023

By Samantha Johnson Commentator/Courier Local Journalism Initiative Reporter In late April, Nutrien Ag presented a cheque for $10,384 to the Agricultural Discovery Centre at Irvine… Read More »

Upgrades for Cypress Hills, irrigation in southwest included in Sask. budget

Posted on April 20, 2023

Southern Alberta Newspapers The recent Saskatchewan budget states upgrades are coming to that province’s side of Cypress Hills Provincial Park, along with money for irrigation… Read More »

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