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Canadian Government Supports New Infrared Grain-Sorting Technology at Winnipeg-Based Feed Mill
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The owners of a Winnipeg feed mill will receive $1.1 million to install two new infrared grain sorters which will identify and remove undesirable grain kernels, significantly increasing the value of the final product, Minister of State Kevin Sorenson along with Member of Parliament Lawrence Toet, on behalf of Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, and Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural ...

Study uses farm data to aid in slowing evolution of herbicide-resistant weeds
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The widespread evolution of herbicide-resistant weeds is costing farmers, especially through decreases in productivity and profitability. Although researchers and industry personnel have made recommendations to slow this evolution, an understanding of the patterns and causes of the resistance has been limited. Diversifying the herbicide mechanisms of action (MOAs) has been recommended to stop ...

Fisheries indicators ‘too narrow’ to show real impact
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Global monitoring of fisheries must be improved to understand the mismatch between protecting marine life and the vital role fishing plays in many economies, according to a study. Using so-called ‘multi-dimensional fisheries performance indicators’ (FPIs) would provide a better picture of how different communities manage fish stocks, and how this interacts with conservation efforts, ...

California farmers agree to drastically cut water use
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California farmers who hold some of the state's strongest water rights avoided the threat of deep mandatory cuts when the state accepted their proposal to voluntarily reduce consumption by 25 percent amid one of the worst droughts on record. Officials hope the deal agreed upon on Friday will serve as a model for more such agreements with growers in the nation's top-producing farm ...

Laser beams and robots to feature in veggie grower seminar
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Laser beams, robots and mid-air vegetable cultivation will be on the agenda for over 100 of the country’s leading vegetable growers at the 2015 Global Technologies in Horticulture Seminar to be held on Thursday 25 June at Jupiters Gold Coast. The Seminar aims to educate Australian growers on the futuristic technology they can employ on-farm, and builds on a highly successful series of ...

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    Jun 09

    The VICTAM events, held in Cologne and Bangkok, are the worlds` largest and leading international exhibitions and conferences for the animal feed, petfood and aquafeed industries and also the biomass pelleting sector.

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    This event is organised by Wynnstay and GrainLink to provide valuable information to our Arable farmers for the upcoming harvest and drilling season.

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    The 2015 National Horticulture Convention, Trade Show and Awards for Excellence: incorporating AUSVEG and Apple & Pear Australia Ltd. In 2015, AUSVEG will be joined by Apple & Pear Australia Ltd to bring delegates the National Horticulture Convention, Trade Show and Awards for Excellence. The joint event will be held from 25-27 June at Jupiters Gold Coast. The partnership will benefit both exhibitors and d

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    The exchange of innovation and technology is essential for any industry to overcome current issues and adapt to face future challenges and opportunities. The use of technology in agriculture & horticulture is nothing new. Farmers and growers are continuously seeking ways to reduce cost, improve quality and advance productivity. But what can be learned from other industries? What is out there and how can

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    Sep 22

    Farmers and producers can gain a sharper edge and glean cutting-edge ideas from experts from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University during this year’s Farm Science Review Sept. 22-24 at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center in London, Ohio.

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    WATEC Israel 2015 will bring together thousands of top Israeli and international business executives, politicians, decision makers and leading researchers, to foster substantive debate and insights, on the key issues facing the world`s water and ecological systems. The unique exhibition will present state of the art Israeli technological innovations in the fields of water and environmental control. Among the compa

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    The 38th Annual Sunbelt Agricultural Exposition explodes with 3 days of non-stop action unveiling new technology in agriculture and rural living. Over 1,200 exhibitors will display and demonstrate products and welcome thousands of visitors to the 100 acre show site.

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    The world’s largest trade fair for agricultural machinery and equipment. Innovations in agricultural machinery and equipment and the latest solutions and concepts for the future of plant production are presented every two years at AGRITECHNICA in Hanover, Germany. The world’s leading exhibition for agricultural machinery and equipment will be held again from 8 to 14 November 2015.

    Nov 21
    The Advanced Biofuel Center (CJP) is delighted to announce the 2 Day Moringa State of Art International Workshop viz. Global Moringa World – 2015 to be held on 21- 22 November 2015 at Jaipur, India. India meets more than 80% demand of Moringa Products and thereby enjoying dominant position in the World Moringa Scenario. The global Moringa Products market estimated to be over US$ 4 billion is highly dependent on Ind
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    Welcome to the First International Symposium on Quality Management of Organic Horticultural Produce (QMOH2015) in conjunction with The International Conference on Sustainability of Organic Agriculture (SOA2015) ( to be held on 7-9 December 2015 at Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand. This symposium is a part of the Ubon Ratchathani Rajabhat University Centenial Celebrations The organizing committ

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    Aquaculture UK 2016 offers exhibitors a valuable opportunity to launch new products, meet decision makers and promote their products and services. For visitors it is the place to do business, to network and to catch up with all the latest developments. The 2016 event will be even larger than in 2014, representing manufacturers and suppliers from all over the world, who will display current developments  and p

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