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Agriculture in Canada


Canada is one of the largest agricultural producers and exporters in the world. As with other ..... Honey is a sweetener for domestic use or commercial food production. Industrial agriculture (anima...

Agriculture and Food - The Canadian Encyclopedia


History, politics, arts, science & more: the Canadian Encyclopedia is your ... top; Agricultural Markets and Trade; Farm Production and Structure; Area and Use of  ...

Are Canada's Large Farms Really Different?


Nov 17, 2008 ... They also continue to be controlled predominantly by farming families. Large farms are the future of most commercial farming in Canada and it ...

Snapshot of Canadian agriculture


Mar 24, 2014 ... The 2006 Census of Agriculture is the most recent measure of Canada's overall agricultural performance and its wealth of data provides a ...

Industrial Hemp - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)


6 days ago ... Due largely to their initiative, the 60-year ban was lifted and the commercial cultivation of hemp was authorized in Canada in 1998.

Canada's Seed Industry - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)


6 days ago ... Canadian commercial seed producers and companies produce and ... are used by farmers who want additional assurance on seed quality, ...

Wheat Farming in Canada - Geo for CXC


This page provides information about wheat farming in the Prairie provinces in Canada.

Young people drawn to farming by income, job opportunities - CBC.ca


Sep 16, 2013 ... Canadian farmers have been getting older for years, but some young people ... The 28-year-old had been working in commercial real estate in ...

Hog Production in Canada - Industry information - Canada Pork ...


Virtually all commercial hog production in Canada takes place in a controlled environment which implies that, at all times of the year, animals are kept in ...

New Crops for Canadian Agriculture


A vision of agriculture in Canada, conceptualizing crop diversification as one of ...... commercial production expanded in the southernmost regions of Ontario.

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Crops - The Canadian Encyclopedia


In Canada, most major crops grown are used for food and feed. .... grades obtained by farmers will vary by year, district and cultivar (commercial variety) grown.

Canadian Agriculture at a Glance


This edition of Canadian Agriculture at a Glance aims to open the barn doors of ... Canadian agriculture relies heavily on commercial fertilizers as well as ...

The Daily — Study: Agriculture in Canada


Nov 13, 2014 ... Canada has more than 50.5 million hectares of agricultural land ... Table 1. Proportion of crop farms using commercial fertilizers and pesticides, ...