The Communicator

April 2023 Issue – See All

Reconciling the Barton Report with Recent Proposed Policy Changes

Dr. Stuart Smyth said that environmental sustainability is more important than economic sustainability

Port of Montréal to add new grain terminal equipment

Federal grant money is part of an $18 million project to improve the port’s import and export shipping.

Is net zero agriculture production achievable?

At the Sustainability of Canadian Agriculture Conference 2023, hosted by University of Manitoba’s National Centre for Livestock and the Environment and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in March, Henry Janzen, Honorary Research Associate, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Lethbridge, Alberta stated that the possibility of net-zero GHG (greenhouse gas) emissions from production agriculture as highly unlikely because of too much leakage.

Strategies to support your intern

Are you considering a summer intern? Do you already have one lined up?

It’s raining success!

Learn who took home awards presented at the 2023 CAAR’s Choice Awards Banquet.

Early season pest control for Ontario soybeans growers

Give your crop-growing customers these Agronomist tips for yielding better-performing soybean crops.


CAAR membership renewal, investment fundraising & Perk$

Grain trains doing the job

CN and CP have moved a lot of grain this season—but could they do better?

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CAAR needs your expertise because the leadership team would like to understand its members better and set the course for the association's future.

AAR Live Safety Officer Training

Are you interested in obtaining your Tank Inspector & Tester certification?

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Attention all retailers! Complete the planting survey.

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Attention all retailers! There is still time to complete the seeding/planting survey.

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Manitoba Environment and Climate is seeing input into the recycling programs that impact the agricultural sector. 

Thumbnail for Will they listen? Recent AAFC report says farmers are already taking action on climate change

Canadian farmers are on the front lines of climate change.  They are already taking action to improve resilience and enhance profitability while reducing emissions, according to a recent report from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC).

CAAR Members invited to participate in ARA Brazil Mission

CAAR is pleased to share information on a high-value experience hosted by the ARA (Agricultural Retailers Association).