RealAg Radio, June 23: Seed amalgamations, canola oil advocates, and vertical farming


Happy Tuesday! We hope you are having a great week, wherever you are. On today’s episode of RealAg Radio, you’ll hear:

  • The top ag news stories of the day with host Shaun Haney;
  • Jonathan Nyborg, president of the Canadian Seed Growers Association (CSGA), on the potential amalgamation of the five seed groups into one (still one more vote to come), as well as what crop conditions are looking like out in the Maritimes;
  • Ellen Pruden of Manitoba Canola Growers, on her recent Patron Award by the Dieticians of Canada for all the work she has done promoting Canadian canola oil; and
  • Steve Jones, CEO of Local Leaf Farms Inc’s, on vertical farming, and where it may have a significant place in the future.

As well, be sure to tune into our RealAg LIVE! segments every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 1pm MST on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Do you have feedback on the show? Connect with host Shaun Haney via email [email protected], on Twitter by using the hashtag #RealAgRadio, or give us a shout on the listener line, 1-855-776-6147.

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