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‘Companies look to use hemp in other products:’ according to

An interesting topic covered during Thursday’s farming conference was the production of hemp. According to an official with Farming Smarter, Alberta farmers have been growing hemp for the last ten years and it’s primarily used for industrial purposes. Mike Gretzinger with Farming Smarter says companies have been looking at using hemp for other products as […]Read More

Farming Smarter conference continues in Lethbridge

The Farming Smarter conference continued for its second day in Lethbridge with keynote speakers on hand including one from the Alberta Wheat and Barley Commission. This year Jeremy Boychyn with the commission explained what the 4R Nutrient Stewardship is and how farmers can utilize fertilizer better. Boychyn says there are four different concepts of how […]Read More

Agriculture minds connect at Farming Smarter event

The Farming Smarter Conference and Trade Show has brought together some of the brightest minds in agriculture. The two-day event is a way for farmers and scientists to connect and present their research. A total of 140 people attended Wednesday’s event. As Micah Quinn explains, members of Farming Smarter are pursuing new research opportunities in […]Read More