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Call of the Land is a five day-a-week, 9-minute agricultural radio program produced by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry. This information and extension program is aired on 20 Alberta radio stations. For 60 years Call of the Land has broadcast during the noon hour to a province wide network of stations. It now reaches a daily audience of over 110,000. Aimed at rural Albertans, stories keep the agricultural community current on the latest agricultural technologies, research findings, production methods and marketing trends, as well as government programs and policies. The Call of the Land Calendar serves as a source of information on regional and provincial agricultural meetings. For further information, you can contact us at Call of the Land.

For a listing of upcoming events, go to www.agriculture.alberta.ca/events.

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Recent Articles from 'Call of the Land'

 
  From the Sept 3, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Avoiding Common Harvest Injuries
Putting on a Farm-to-table Culinary Event
Water Pumping Program

From the Sept 2, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
The Economics of Milk
Safety on the Farm
Resources for New Horticulturists

From the Sept 1, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Crop Residue Management
Getting Started in Horticulture
Farm-to-Table Culinary Event

From the Aug 31, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Livestock Market Summary
Business Management Skills Development Program
Crop Report

From the Aug 28, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary
International Year of Soils
Agricultural Input on Climate Change Action Plan

From the Aug 27, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Insect Situation Update
Anthrax Reported in Alberta
Researchers Establish a Western Canadian Cow-Calf Surveillance Network

From the Aug 26, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
When to Cut Second Cut Alfalfa
HortSnacks in the Field
Labour Webinar
Century Farm and Ranch Award

From the Aug 25, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Using Supplements on Straw Bales
Ag Education Events
Workshops on Cutting, Cooking and Optimizing Beef

From the Aug 24, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Livestock Market Summary
New Category for Hay and Pasture Listings
Crop Conditions

From the Aug 21, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Markets
Cattle Feed Alternative
Economic Impact of Irrigation on the Provincial Economy

From the Aug 20, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Using Glyphosate and Desiccants
Insect Update
New Online Agriculture Program at Lethbridge College

From the Aug 19, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
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Managing Fields with Variable Growth Stages
Using Genetics and Genomics to Raise the Bar in Cattle Production
Open Farm Days

From the Aug 18, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
When to Swath Canola
Using Canola in Cattle Feed
Managing Information/Genomics for Profit Tour

From the Aug 17, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Livestock Market Summary
Canola in Cattle Feed
Crop Conditions

From the Aug 14, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Grain and Oilseeds Market Update
Swathing Canola
Trends in the Pet Food Industry

From the Aug 13, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
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Feed and Hay Prices
Major 4-H Event Coming to Edmonton
Using a Pan to Reduce Canola Losses at Harvest

From the Aug 12, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
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More on Beneficial Insects
New Requirement when Purchasing Livestock Medicines
Innovation and Research in Livestock Production

From the Aug 11, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
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Using Pea Straw in Cattle Rations
Beneficial Insects
Alberta Open Farm Days

From the Aug 10, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Livestock Market Report
Weed Identification
Programs to Help Livestock Producers

From the Aug 7, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Grains and Oilseeds Market Report
Standing and Baled Hay Prices
Using Crops for Feed

From the Aug 6, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Insect Update
AFSC Programs for Producers
Alberta Barley's New General Manager
Hail Damaged Crops

From the Aug 5, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Questions Before Going to the Bank
Innovator in Microgreens
Market Research Goes a Long Way

From the Aug 4, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Financial Stress During Dry Conditions
Alberta Open Farm Days
Opportunities for Alberta Companies

From the July 31, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Grains and Oilseeds Market Summary
Securing Harvest Fuel Needs
Exporting Agri-food Products to South Korea Webinar

From the July 30, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Fusarium Head Blight Economic Impact Report
FAO Pricing Transparency Project
Provincial Insect Update

From the July 29, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey Part 3
Healthy and Enhanced Meat Research Program
Dairy Industry Achievement Award. Nominations

From the July 28, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
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Century Farm and Ranch Award
Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey Part 2
HortSnacks in the Field

From the July 27, 2015 Broadcast of Call of the Land
Complete Broadcast
Weekly Livestock Market Summary
Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey
Crop Conditions

 
 
 
 
Last Reviewed/Revised on June 26, 2015.