Fall is always an exciting time at the CAAR office and this year is certainly no exception. The CAAR team has been hard at work on advocacy and other industry strengthening initiatives on behalf of our membership, and we are very excited for the association’s activities in the coming months.

CAAR’s Board of Directors has recently completed a strategic planning session, resulting in a long-term, three-year strategy for the association that provides clear, constructive direction and that speaks to the goals, focus and purpose of CAAR through to 2022.

The CAAR Conference planning committee is hard at work and is pleased to share some key announcements about the upcoming agri-retail event of the year!

Ag retailers can help customers plan ahead through annual year-end reviews.

Herbicide layering programs can help growers maximize available chemistries.

Clubroot is difficult to manage once established in canola, making prevention critical.

CAAR is advocating on behalf of members on a proposed ban of two valuable neonic products.

Ask a room full of people what sustainability means, and you’ll get a room full of answers. In this Perspectives discussion, three members of Canadian ag share their views on sustainability, and how we can get on the same page.

Improving employee engagement can have positive effects on your bottom line.

The venerable founder of Shur-Gro celebrates a half-century in ag-retail.