The News & What it Means – Drought Impact in Western Canada & Farmland Available for Free…in Yukon

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – August 1, 2017

 

The news:

“July is on the verge of setting a new record for dryness – and it’s showing on farmers’ fields. The Agricultural Producers of Saskatchewan (APAS) said many crops are suffering due to hot weather and a lack of moisture.”

– 980 CJME, July 28, 2017

The News & What it Means – Where are all the New Farmers? & Wheat Making Headlines in Non-farm Media

By John DePutter & Dave Mine – July 17, 2017

  

The News:

“The farmland between Chatham and Dresden is some of the most fertile land in all of Ontario, but despite this, hordes of new farmers aren’t descending onto us.”

– Chatham Daily News. July 12, 2017