July has been a very dry month with crops starting to show stress in these drought like conditions. The AGRIS trading area has been lucky to have received one or two rain events the past two weeks where other areas of the province have not received any relief as of yet.
AGRIS Co-operative Ltd.has an opportunity for a motivated customer service manager to join our team in Muirkirk. As the customer service manager, you will have the opportunity to develop and demonstrating your capability to deliver agriculture innovation and services in our communities to enhance our farm owner profitability.We strive to be there for our customers when others are not and that there is always a solution to our customers’ needs.
The Cellulosic Sugar Producers Co-operative (CSPC) is an Ontario-based farmer’s co-operative strives to develop new markets for crop residue materials and new business opportunities, by extracting cellulosic sugars from crop residues. With this, farmers can explore new markets without having to compete for land.
Ridgetown Offering Free Integrated Pest Management Course For Corn, Soybean Growers The University of Guelph’s Ridgetown Campus will soon be offering classroom and on-line Integrated Pest Management Courses for corn and soybeans. These half-day courses are among the requirements farmers need to buy and use neonic-treated corn or soybean seeds under the new provincial government regulations.
13th Annual Members Appreciation Golf Day & Barbeque
Thursday August 16 10 a.m. Shotgun Start - Registration Starts at 9 a.m. Deer Run Golf Club, Blenheim Featuring 18 Holes of Best Ball Golf Steak Barbecue & Door Prizes Golf and Barbeque Package $75 (Price includes the cost of a mandatory gas cart) Special Members Only Price – Golf & BBQ Package $60 Barbeque Only $35 Members BBQ Only $30 Download a registration form for your group today! ** Deadline is August 10**