Recruiting and Retaining Farm Labour — April 21, 2014

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Hear Portia MacDonald-Dewhirst from the Canadian Agricultural Human Resources Council share tips on competing for farm labour. Video highlights: • Some farms are located near large employers, like oil companies — hiring and keeping top employees requires a conscious effort • It’s important to invest in the people that help make your business successful • […]


Backstage with Rick Hansen — April 14, 2014

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Hear how the inspirational Rick Hansen has helped raise $280 million for spinal cord research, and why he believes people with spinal injuries will one day walk again. Video highlights: • Rick Hansen defines what hope means to him and how he stayed hopeful during the toughest times of his life • His Man In […]


When Passion Meets Vision: The Ryan Hreljac Story — April 7, 2014

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In 1998, six-year-old Ryan began raising money so kids across the world could have clean water. His foundation, Ryan’s Well, has raised over $6 million to date. If you’d like to help change lives with Ryan’s Well, go to https://www.ryanswell.ca/donate Video highlights: • Ryan started out doing odd jobs in his neighbourhood to raise funds […]





Conservation Agriculture in the U.S. — March 15, 2014

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Salvador Salinas, state conservationist with the Natural Resources Conservation Service, outlines the services his agency provides and fills us in on a couple of conservation agriculture trends in Texas.



Michelin is introducing a new addition to its AgriBib tire line — March 8, 2014

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Michelin is introducing a new addition to its AgriBib tire line later this year. It’s designed to handle bigger loads on front-wheel assist tractors, and can also be used in row-crop applications on large, four-wheel drive machines. Micheline previewed the new tire at Commodity Classic in San Antonio last month and Lisa Guenther was on […]


Farm Succession Planning — March 4, 2014

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Hear tips on succession planning and tax exemptions from Mike Pylypchuk of the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture that could help you benefit. Video highlights: • When doing farm succession planning, be aware of any changes to tax exemptions, like a recent change to the capital gains exemption • Spouses may each qualify for exemptions • […]