RealAg on the Weekend, Apr 22: The components of yield, the federal strike, and beneficial insects

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Thanks for tuning in to RealAg on the Weekend!

On this episode, host Shaun Haney discusses the federal workers, including staff at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Canadian Grain Commission, currently on strike. We will then hear from Jeremy Boychyn of the Alberta Wheat and Barley Commissions, to discuss the components of yield.

We will also hear a interview Haney had with Dr. Tearney Woodruff of Texas A&M from the latest Mind Your Farm Business podcast on the onboarding orientation and training of new employees, as well as Dr. Meaghan Vankosky, research scientist with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) at Saskatoon, on beneficial insects from the recent Pests & Predator podcast.

RealAg on the Weekend also airs every Saturday at 4 pm on Saskatchewan radio stations 650 CKOM Saskatoon and 980 CJME Regina!

Thoughts on something we talked about on the show? Connect with host Shaun Haney via email [email protected], on Twitter by using the hashtag #RealAgWeekend, or give us a shout on the response line, 1-855-776-6147.

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