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Canada"s agricultural systems

Canada"s agricultural systems

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Published by Départment of Agricultural Economics, Mcdonald College of McGill University in Ste-Anne de Bellevue, Qué .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Canada,
  • Agriculture and state -- Canada,
  • Dairy products -- Canada,
  • Farm produce -- Canada,
  • Food industry and trade -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    La 1ère éd. avait en outre comme compilateur: Henri Pellicer.

    StatementCompiled by Patrick M. Moncrieff, George D. Weaver, Peter Fawcett.
    ContributionsFawcett, Peter, Moncrieff, Patrick M, Pellicer, Henri, Weaver, George D, Macdonald College. Dept. of Agricultural Economics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS133 C212, S133 C32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination261 p. en pagination multiple :
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20275353M

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Coronavirus disease (COVID) Information on COVID for the agricultural industry. Information on COVID for AAFC employees. The Overview of the Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food System is an annual report that provides historical data up tothe most recent year for which complete data is available.

The reportis a multi-purpose reference document that presents the agriculture and agri-food system in the context of the Canadian economy and international markets. Agriculture in the West started with Peter Pond gardening plots at Lake Athabasca in Although large-scale agriculture was still many years off, Hudson's Bay Company traders, gold rush miners, and missionaries cultivated crops, gardens and raised livestock.

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Canada - Canada - Agriculture, forestry, and fishing: Less than one-twelfth of Canada’s land area is suitable for crop production. About four-fifths of this cropland is in the Prairie Provinces, where long sunny days in summer and adequate precipitation combine to provide excellent grain yields.

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Canadian public libraries, national libraries, academic libraries and school libraries. The Canadian agricultural sector continues to show economic growth, contributing to Canada’s strong economic performance as described in the Fall Economic Statement The agriculture and agri-food sector provides one in eight jobs and accounts for more than six percent of Canada’s gross domestic product (GDP).

Reference Books The Canadian system of soil classification [electronic resource] Canadian Agricultural Services Coordinating Committee. Soil Classification Working Group. 3rd ed. Ottawa: NRC Research Press, c Web Pages Province of Manitoba Soil Survey.

This process will help inform the Government of Canada’s Next Agricultural Policy Framework – a set of policies and programs that will steer Canadian agriculture from The Organic sector is a burgeoning industry that requires specific tools to maintain its growth.

Precision irrigation changes the economics of agriculture. In the past, if you wanted to grow more, you needed more fertilizer, labor or land. Precision irrigation is about reversing this age-old relationship between cost and output.

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