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Monday, November 23, 2015
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley announced today that she is imposing a limit on oil sands emissions and phasing out all coal power usage in her province by 2030 in a major push to curb greenhouse gas emissions. STORY HERE.
Saturday, December 6, 2014
New Project in Manitoba, Canada, Provides Information to Farm Operations Switching to Loose Sow Housing
Government of Manitoba.
Screen image from 'Crated Cruelty, Canada's pork industry
animal abuse exposed' website. A Mercy For Animals Canada
undercover investigation that took place in 2012 looked into animal
abuse at Puratone, one of the nation's largest pork producers located in Arborg, Manitoba.Hog producers will benefit from research on switching from gestation stalls to loose sow housing as a result of a pilot project underway at a Maple Leaf Foods barn near Steinbach, Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Ron Kostyshyn announced today.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Russia's main investigative agency said Wednesday that it has dropped piracy charges against jailed Greenpeace activists and…Details here.
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A massive die-off of fish in Shoal Lake, in western Manitoba, has raised the possibility of a huge cleanup ahead.by Larry Powell Countless dead fish litter the shores. The magnitude of the die-off has emerged over the past few days, with spri...
Larry Powell Powell is a veteran, award-winning journalist based in Shoal Lake, Manitoba, Canada. He specialize in stories about agriculture...