An unusually hot mid-summer proved difficult for farmers in Newfoundland. But the province eventually reported higher than average vegetable yields.
The pressures of farming, including unpredictable weather, financial stress and an around-the-clock workload, have caused Canadian farmers to experience mental health issues.
Over Thanksgiving weekend, Anonymous for the Voiceless promoted veganism through a display of graphic content. The Federation of Agriculture is not pleased with it. Margaret Harvey Kicker News
Grand Falls-Windsor hosts Agrifoods and Garden Show, the first in central Newfoundland.
Now that the provincial government has designated 64,000 hectares for farming, one Avalon farmer is optimistic about new Crown land opportunities.