Temple Grandin: An Animal welfare game-changer

Dr. Temple Grandin has revolutionized humane handling practices in the livestock industry. She shares how the industry’s changing for the better and how producers can build trust about animal welfare. Video Highlights • Temple’s revolutionary Center Track Restraining System is designed to reduces stress in animals • Farmers and ranchers speaking directly to consumers is […] Read more

How outstanding farmers do things differently

As the first, second-generation winners of the 2016 B.C./Yukon Outstanding Young Farmer Award, it’s not what Brian and Jewel Pauls do to be successful, it’s how. Highlights: • The Pauls family raises broilers, layers and grows unique crops on multiple locations in B.C and Saskatchewan • The couple buys family farms and hires families to […] Read more

Liquidity, solvency and profitability in Canadian agriculture

Canadian agriculture remains in a good position to meet its financial obligations. FCC Chief Ag Economist J.P. Gervais explains why. Video Highlights •Liquidity high overall •Financial risk low and solvency high •Record net income resulted in stronger return on farm assets •Return on assets remains below 15 year average •Variables to monitor: income, asset values, […] Read more