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Farm Property

Land sale volumes fall, but per-acre price rises by 15pc

The revenue generated by auction room sales decreased by just 28pc from €91.04m in 2018 to €66.43m last year with the per-acre price increasing nationally by 15pc from €11,345/ac to €13,374/ac. The average size of a holding coming to auction was 56.5ac. The South-east continues to have the most expensive land where the top per-acre […]

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Some Southern Alberta crops could benefit from fall snowstorms come spring: scientist – Lethbridge

In southern Alberta, there is one group finding the silver lining in the abnormally large amount of snow this fall: some farmers. “This is going to maybe make things go a little more positive going into spring next year,” said retired agronomy research scientist Ross McKenzie. Related News READ MORE: Southern Alberta sugar […]

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Global greenhouse gas emissions must fall dramatically to avoid climate crisis

In order to avoid a climate catastrophe, global greenhouse gas emissions must drop by 7.6 percent every year for the next decade, a new United Nations report warns. “Our collective failure to act early and hard on climate change means we must now deliver deep cuts to emissions,” U.N. Environment Program Executive Director Inger Anderson […]

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