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Last year’s drought and this winter’s supply-chain snags create feed-shortage crisis for Western cattle producers
report on business
How Canada’s fragile food supply chain is being disrupted
opinion
Canada’s climate opportunity is where agtech and cleantech meet
Sean O’Connor and Kyle Scott
report on business
Temporary ban on new migrant workers in Southwestern Ontario to stem COVID-19 spread could lead to food shortages, farmers say
newsletter
Looking for great value red wines? Try ones made from grenache
report on business
Highly contagious Omicron COVID-19 variant a concern for Canadian food production, farm groups say
international business
World food prices jumped 28% to hit 10-year high in 2021
food for thought
From more plant-based products to low-proof tipples, look for these food and nutrition trends in 2022
Leslie Beck
Leslie Beck
british columbia
B.C. farmers ‘white-knuckling’ their way through extreme cold after floods, heat dome
alberta
Alberta’s vertical farms focus on stability, sustainability
world
Canada clears key step in resuming potato exports to U.S., Canadian Food Inspection Agency says
canada
Ottawa announces $28-million to help P.E.I. potato growers deal with export ban
report on business
PEI potato farmers struggle to find buyers for harvested crops amid export ban
british columbia
Federal Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau moved to tears by B.C.’s flood devastation
world
Indian farmers suspend year-long protest against new laws
canada
PEI potato farmers struggling as exports to the U.S. remain banned
report on business
PEI Premier calls on federal government to lift the ban on exports of crops to U.S.
world
Why Egypt sees a massive dam in Ethiopia as a matter of life and death
canada
Saskatchewan finance minister downplays farmers’ concerns about deficit blame
report on business
How the B.C. floods revealed the fragility of Canada’s food system
british columbia
Farmers devastated by B.C. floods return to gut-wrenching scenes
international business
Deere & Co expects bumper year as farmers splurge on equipment
opinion
Drowned animals in B.C. are a further facet of a flawed farming system
Jessica Scott-Reid
opinion
Narendra Modi’s reversal on India’s farm laws reflects a cynical electoral strategy, not newfound empathy
Raji Aujla
report on business
Canada halts fresh potato exports to U.S. from PEI owing to fungus concerns
report on business
Canada faces grain backlog with freight halted through B.C. after flooding
opinion
After a year of disasters, it’s urgent that we address Canada’s climate-caused water crisis
John Pomeroy
world
India’s Modi to repeal controversial farm laws that led to protests
report on business
Devastating flooding in B.C.’s agricultural heartland has farmers scrambling
report on business
Edmonton’s Nabati Foods bringing plant-based ‘egg’ to global markets
canada
Nova Scotia pays for COVID-19 vaccines for mink, B.C. says no before closing industry
world
Four-year drought leaves more than 1.1 million people close to starvation in Madagascar
world
Endangered elephants of Gabon lumber into a debate over climate change, conservation and agriculture
opinion
Canadian export industry at risk in shift to low-carbon economy
report on business
Prairie livestock producers facing shortage of feed, water as winter sets in