Hay and Oats: Rock stars of Manitoba’s Pollinator Conservation

Flowering habitat for pollinators bolstered as General Mills Cheerios Program works Manitoba buzz
Winnipeg, Mb (July 25, 2017) – An international General Mills Cheerios program that provides free flower seed for prairie producers to bring back the pollinators has hit the hay and oat fields of Manitoba. And, project leaders say, they’re looking for more growers and more fields. Read the full media release.

FREE FLOWER SEED for farmers to bring back the pollinators!! Read the Cheerios Flyer

Join MBFI for a Hands-On Soil Health Workshop

July 27, 2017 at the Brookdale Farm, 9:30-3:30. Calling all producers: Get your hands dirty and learn about assessing soil health from some of Manitoba’s experts. Cost is $25, lunch is provided. To register, call Manitoba Agriculture at: 204-726-6482. More info at mbfi.ca

2017 CFGA Conference Preliminary Program

The 8th Annual CFGA Conference, held in Guelph, Ontario from Nov 14-16, has a great line-up of speakers and topics. View the preliminary program here.

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