Cattle prices up $1/lb. compared to last year

Cattle prices up $1/lb. compared to last year Prices have risen significantly in the cattle business compared to those seen last year, according to some whose fingers are on the pulse of the industry.

Crop producers hoping for warm, dry weather

Farmers will be hoping for warm, dry weather in order to get a diminished crop off the field in light of an early snow that...


MVC begins road project funding deliberations

Mountain View County council will be considering contributing to a major Town of Sundre project, which would fix a beaten...


Peters' Drive-In enters Red Deer County's marketplace

The owners of the iconic Petersí Drive-In have chosen Red Deer County as the location for their first restaurant outside of...


Getting an edge with 'storefront' education

When a young man entered Penhold Crossing Secondary School and nervously told Daryl Brown he didnít know how to earn his...


Snowstorm deals crop yield a major blow

Snowstorm deals crop yield a major blow

Crop yields were dealt a major blow with the snowstorm that hit Central Alberta beginning on Sept. 8.


Snow falls on standing canola

The key harvest management issue with snow on standing canola concerns not so much the precipitation (although heavy snow...


Input sought on future Wessex-area development

There were over 20 people in attendance at the Carstairs Community Centre on Sept. 8 for an open house to gather input on...