Why You Should Support Canadian Canola Farmers

Why You Should Support Canadian Canola Farmers

Bright yellow canola fields are an iconic summer scene experienced by locals and tourists alike in Western Canada. But what not many people know is that the canola plant is so much more than part of the beautiful scenery the prairie provinces are known for – it was made right...

Farming in Manitoba: 27 Facts

Farming in Manitoba: 27 Facts

Farming in Manitoba has a proud and longstanding history. For several centuries before the arrival of the Selkirk settlers, agriculture was practiced by Indigenous Peoples across the province's soil-rich landscapes. Today, Manitoba is a global leader in sustainable agricultur...

Bees in Canada: 25 Facts

Bees in Canada: 25 Facts

When most people think about bees in Canada, they likely reminisce back to the time when they got stung by one; It hurts, and chances are that swelling pain will leave a lasting impression on anyone’s mind.But Canadian bees are so much more than just an insect that most of us...

Regenerative Agriculture in Canada: 11 Facts

Regenerative Agriculture in Canada: 11 Facts

Canada's agricultural sector has long been known for its commitment to producing its products in the most environmentally friendly ways possible. Hence, regenerative agriculture in Canada is practiced on farms across the country, helping to combat climate change, improve wate...

Farming in Alberta: 30 Facts

Farming in Alberta: 30 Facts

Alberta is often characterized as an oil-rich province with beautiful golden prairies and panoramic mountain landscapes. But what many people miss is that it is also an agricultural powerhouse! Farming in Alberta has been happening for well over a century. With its nutrient-r...

6 Reasons Why You Should Support Canadian Beef

6 Reasons Why You Should Support Canadian Beef

Most Canadians all know that heartwarming feeling of sitting down to a delectable steak dinner (unless you don’t eat beef, of course). So the next time you are about to enjoy a tender steak, you can do so knowing that your decision to buy Canadian beef supports a vital sector...

Farming in Saskatchewan: 26 Facts

Farming in Saskatchewan: 26 Facts

Saskatchewan is well known as an agricultural powerhouse. Home to more than 40 per cent of Canada's cultivated farmland, it is recognized as one of the most productive farming regions globally! Farming in Saskatchewan produces a wide range of cereal, meat, dairy and bakery pr...

Farming in Canada: The Facts (35 Infographics)

Farming in Canada: The Facts (35 Infographics)

Farming in Canada is serious business! Like other natural resource sectors, the farming sector contributes massively to the livelihoods of Canadians in several direct and indirect ways. For example, hundreds of thousands of farming jobs exist across the country; in turn, thes...

Supporter Spotlight: Allison Ammeter - January 2022

Supporter Spotlight: Allison Ammeter - January 2022

“Supporter Spotlight” features Canadians with a passion for Canada’s Natural Resource sector. Our spotlight for January 2022 is Allison Ammeter. Allison is a farmer in Central Alberta and talks to us about the importance of agriculture for our communities, economy and environm...

Where Does Your Turkey Dinner Come From?

Where Does Your Turkey Dinner Come From?

Every Christmas Canadians from coast-to-coast go shopping to buy all sorts of things for their holiday celebrations. From presents to decorations to eggnog and everything in between, families who engage in festivities typically fork out more bucks than they would any other mo...