Farm Life

  • Protect your online identity.

    Paying for purchases online without any face-to-face interaction can leave the uninitiated feeling a bit insecure. But with proper precautions, shopping […]

  • Winners work outside the box.

    ATLANTIC CANADA John and Clair Green Springfield, P.E.I. Although they started their farming careers 3,000 miles apart-John in West Yorkshire, England […]

  • Plan your vacation online.

    Entering a search for vacation travel into your Internet browser brings up an abundance of riches. With so many operators, hotels […]

  • Provinces set homeschooling rules.

    Education is a provincial responsibility, so legislated mandates for homeschoolers vary province by province. The differences can be significant. Here's a […]

  • Farm auctions go global.

    You can still find plenty of conventional farm auctions to attend, but these days buyers and sellers are not limited by […]

  • Where best meets best.

    With a mission to recognize and promote excellence in agriculture, the Outstanding Young Farmers' Program honours progressive and innovative crop and […]

  • Travel Safe.

    Part of the appeal of travel is visiting foreign lands with different people, foods and cultures. While each area of the […]

  • Meet Lauren and Ryan Maurer: Saskatchewan’s 2010 Outstanding Young Farmers.

    Those words, emblazoned on a highway sign near Grenfell, SK, direct you to Land and Sky Grains. The same words provide […]

  • Help is close for homeschooled families.

    Finding support groups can be one of the most helpful steps along a beginning homeschool family's journey. Because of the rapid […]

  • Used equipment valuation made easy.

    Most people wouldn’t consider buying or selling a used car without first checking the Black Book for its real market value. […]

  • Stop livestock diseases at the border.

    Answering yes or no to this question on Canada Customs’ declaration form — “I have visited a farm and will be […]

  • This farm thrives on customer contact

    It’s no small feat to sustain a liveable income on a small family farm, but that has been Steve and Lisa […]

  • Road maps to homeschooling.

    While many people lump “homeschoolers” in one basket, quite apart from “schoolers,” often there is more overlap in those two groups […]

  • Customer satisfaction guaranteed.

    What do a bison rancher, a dairy farmer and a vegetable grower have in common? In the case of this year’s […]

  • They think outside the fence.

    Regional winners from the three prairie provinces of the Outstanding Young Farmers’ Program talk to Farm Forum about what makes their […]