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Farmers on social media: The dark side of being an ‘agvocate’

Sarah Schultz | Grainews | 
I have tried my best to encourage people that it is essential to share their farm stories in the title ...
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Viewpoint: Don’t let anti-GMO activist moms bully you into buying organic

Sarah Schultz | Grainews | 
I could certainly afford to pay up to 50 per cent more for organic food for my children to eat, ...

Canada decides not to add further restrictions on dicamba herbicide, as US did

John Greig | Grainews | 
Health Canada will not be further regulating the use of dicamba herbicide sprayed on growing crops, as has happened in ...
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Canadian farmers poised to plant GM potatoes for first time

Julienne Isaacs | Grainews | 
In 2016, no acres in Canada were seeded to J.R. Simplot Company’s genetically engineered first-generation Innate potato lines. But industry ...

‘Natural’ gene editing technique creates non-GMO herbicide tolerant canola

Lee Hart | Grainews | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Jim Radtke may not ...
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