GFM Network News



Fertilizer prices look to rise by late summer

CNS Canada — A rise in prices for soybeans and other crops could make fertilizer more expensive in the coming months, according to a major player in the industry. In the May market report from the Mosaic Co., the company credited the rally in agricultural commodity prices, the strengthening of key currencies and various Indian […] Read more


Dr. Lori Warren shares three simple strategies for environmentally friendly feeding at the Horse Breeders and Owners Conference in Red Deer.

In one end and out the other — feeding your horse without hurting your land

Horse owners can reduce their environmental impact — and save a bit of money — 
by adopting some easy feeding strategies for their horses

Some horse owners may pooh-pooh environmentally friendly feeding practices, but the risk that “road apples” pose to ground- and surface water is real, said an equine researcher from the University of Florida. “You know that what you feed in the one end will eventually come out in the back end,” Lori Warren said at the […] Read more