TBFA/OFA Updates: April 2017

April 28, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
A Farm Safety Day is being planned for October 2017. A date has not yet been specified, but stay tuned to the TBFA website for upcoming details. There will be a total […]

Agricultural Youth Green Jobs Initiative Approved for 2 year period

April 25, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
Great news! The Agricultural Youth Green Jobs Initiative has been approved for a 2 year period.  Applications will be accepted starting April 26, 2017 at 10h00 am (EST). For an application […]

Thunder Bay Agricultural Research Station is successful in introducing Galega – a new perennial forage legume in Ontario!

April 20, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
Submitted by Dr. Tarlok Singh Sahota

Some Important Considerations for Crop Season 2017

April 17, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
Submitted by Dr. Tarlok Singh Sahota CCA

Province Delivers on Adjusting Electricity Distribution Costs

April 14, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
By Keith Currie, President, Ontario Federation of Agriculture 

2017 Premier’s Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence Program Now Accepting Applications

April 11, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
Have you developed and implemented a unique product or process that helps foster innovation in Ontario’s agriculture and food sector?  If so, you could be eligible to receive one of […]

TBARS Opening Date for the 2017 Season

March 16, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
The Thunder Bay Agricultural Research Station (TBARS) will be opening it’s doors and beginning crop research for the 2017 season on Monday, March 20. Dr. Tarlok Sahota invites anyone who […]

Researcher stresses importance of micronutrients

March 15, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
Based on an interview of Dr. Sahota by Peter Reschke; published in Ontario Farmer, February 19, 2013, Production Section, Page: B3.

Northern Ontario Farm Drainage Webinar – All Welcome!

March 8, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
Back in December 2016, many expressed interest on a presentation regarding land drainage for farmland. Presenter Ian McDonald (OMAFRA) had touched on this topic in his presentation given at all three NWO Soil […]

Tips for Galega cultivation

March 3, 2017 // Web Administrator // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
Submitted by Dr. Tarlok Singh Sahota CCA
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