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October Issue – See All

Harvesting Insight

An expanded precision agriculture survey sets its sights on the bigger picture.

New Solutions to an Age-Old Problem

Three pieces of weed control technology are entering the crop protection mix.

Digital Disruption Revolutionizing Retail

Growers are going digital – are ag retailers going with them?

Finding the Right Fit

Recruitment agencies specializing in agriculture can help ag retailers find the right talent.

Innovation, Evolution and Change

If there was one thing that stood out during the creation of this magazine, it was that significant changes are currently underway across agriculture and ag retail. Both feature stories in this issue have themes of innovation, evolution and change.

The channels and means by which ag retailers connect and do business with their customers in an increasingly digital world are changing and evolving, with retailers of all sizes beginning to offer online services to customers.

Weathering the Ups and Downs

At the time of writing this article, weather continues to impact progress on a harvest that has seen its ups and downs.

2019 is a year we won’t soon forget. With the majority of the crop yet to be harvested, farmers and ag retailers continue to prevail, moving forward with the challenges they can only manage but not control.

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A new course at the University of Guelph's Ridgetown campus offers certification for purchasing and using Class-12 pesticides, commonly known as neonicotinoids, for corn and soybeans. 

The China National Chemical Corporation, also known as ChemChina, has reached an agreement to purchase Swiss agriculture giant Syngenta.

Deere & Company has completed acquisition of Monosem, a European market leader of precision planters.

CropLife recently examined the importance of responsible fertilizer practices in preserving our water systems, while simultaneously cutting costs.

On Wednesday, Feb. 4, International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement in Auckland, New Zealand.

A special meeting for all of the Members of the Canadian Association of Agri-Retailers (the “Corporation”) will be held immediately following the Annual General Meeting of the Corporation, on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. (CST) at TCU Place, 35-22nd Street East, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, for the following purposes:

The Communicator – CAAR’s flagship publication of news and perspectives from Canada’s agri-retail industry – has a brand new look and format, and will be hitting mailboxes this week.