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ISSUE DATE: APRIL 5, 1945. A story in the Western Producer lamented the low sale prices for Aberdeen-Angus bulls. The market was flooded that spring with animals brought to sale, lowering prices across the board.

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EXCERPT | APRIL 5, 1945

ANGUS SALE IS DISCOURAGING One of the best Aberdeen-Angus bulls to be shown in Regina Bull Sale history was brought before the judge, T. Alex Edwards of Watford, Ont., last week. He was Barbarian of Craigeyrie 2nd, an April, 1943 son of Barbarian of Rosemere 147th. The sire was bought with Saskatchewan Horned Cattle Fund money from a United States breeder. Barbarian of Craigeyrie 2nd, was shown by C.G. Argue of Grenfell, and was an easy junior and grand championship bull. He was wellbalanced, deep, thick and low set, and many

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breeders considered him the best bull of any breed in the Regina barn. Low prices It was a shame that this bull and several others of his breed brought a price far below their value. The grand champion sold at $400 to Pete Hesley of Griffin. Angus breeders were of the opinion that the 29 bulls sold at auction were too numerous for the buyers present, and attributed the low average price paid for them, $215.69, to this fact.

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The beef cattle display at the Saskatoon Exhibition was an outstanding one from the standpoint of quality, although it was not quite as large as some former years. All the exhibitors were Canadians, there being no visitors from across the border on the circuit this season.

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INSIDE THIS ISSUE » FARMERS CONGRATULATED: Saskatchewan

Wheat Pool thanks farmers for their patronage in a 1933 advertisement, announcing it made final payments on a series of country elevators purchased in 1926 for $11,061,269. 4

» GRAIN HANDLING: The grain handling system

once owned by farmers in the 1930s is now almost exclusively owned by large companies and multinationals. How and why did it happen? 5

» RAPESEED TURNS TO GOLD: At its heyday in the

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1940s, rapeseed oil was used during the war as a marine lubricant. At war’s end, acreage fell so breeders looked to develop a domestic vegetable oil and in 1974 canola was born. 7

» 2,4-D HERBICIDE: A 1950s WP column explains

the recommended use of 2,4-D for weed control. Over the years, the chemical has been linked to cancer and its use remains controversial. 9

» NO APRIL SHOWERS: Drought in the late 1980s

saw pastures and fields shrivel. Improved farming practices, crop varieties and climate research will help farmers prepare for the next dry spell. 11

» MORE WINTER WHEAT: Breeding efforts have

produced high yielding, disease resistant winter wheat varieties, which are increasing acreage. 13

» STRIVING TO IMPROVE: Producers are always

wanting to improve their herds. Today, computer technology is aiding research in genomics to improve breeds, health and productivity. 14

» YOUNG CO-OPERATORS: The club for budding

writers started in 1933 and for 50 years the pages carried poems and prose of rural youth. 18

» GIDDYUP HORSES: Pioneers broke prairie sod

with horse and plow. Then came monster tractors. Factories sprang up, building bigger, stronger equipment. 21

» GOOD TIMES AND BAD: Farmers today have a

more optimistic, risk-taking attitude than their frugal Depression-era fathers. 23

» GROWTH PROMOTANTS: Remember Ful-O-Pep?

The 1954 animal feed additive was replaced by hormone implants in 1956 and growth promotants are still used in livestock production today. 51

» THE POOLS DRY UP: Prairie pools were once the

dominant grain handlers but a change in ideology saw the demise of the co-operative structure and takeover by corporate players. 55

» PULSES ON THE PRAIRIES: Research that began

in 1972 with peas led to the development of Laird lentils in the 80s and a pulse crop industry was born on the Prairies. 56

» FARMERS PROTEST: Former WP editor Keith

Dryden recalls a 1959 train trip to Ottawa to ask prime minister John Diefenbaker to make deficiency payments on wheat, oats and barley. 58

» SO LONG TO SILOS: Concrete silos touted in the 70s proved unsuitable for the harsh prairies.

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This is 90 years of your history EDITORIAL NOTEBOOK

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he history of The Western Producer is almost as long as that of the prairie provinces themselves. For 90 years, the Producer has chronicled the politics, policies, advancements, crop prices, land prices, livestock prices, weather events and harvests of the Prairies’ most dominant industry. Agriculture was the first economic driver in these parts, and despite terrible droughts, untimely rains and early frosts, it remains a vital part of not only our

financial but also our cultural lives. In our anniversary year, we offer this final 2013 edition to look back, take stock and see the future. We trust it’s a good time, as the year rolls to a conclusion, to reflect on where prairie agriculture has been and where it is going. You’ll see stories on grain handling and storage, livestock genetics, the history of reworking rapeseed into canola and the ups and downs of commonly used farm chemicals. We reflect on the drivers behind farmer action: the rallies that brought producers together from across the West. We also look back at our own history, a history of producing the agricultural and rural news archive of Western Canada. There is much more to come. WP reporters worked hard at covering some of the biggest stories of the last 90 years and bringing them into a modern focus. Many of them reside in this issue, but in a continuing effort to look back, look for-

ward and inform, we will publish several more “then and now” pieces in the early editions of 2014. This is not the WP’s history. This is your history. These stories reflect on where we have been, how things have changed and where we are going … together. At The Western Producer, we are not even close to finishing the story. Times have changed as much in publishing newspapers as they have in agriculture. Today, we publish online and via cellphone notifications, as well as in print. We will continue, for many years to come. Thank you for reading The Western Producer. You are the reason for our existence, and we will grow with you in the future, as we have in the past. All the best.

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We have no alliance with any party, any organization, or any set of men. It is our opinion that our existence depends on our independence, and that the moment we become limited to the expression of views of a narrow-purposed group we deserve to lose public confidence and public support. HARRIS TURNER FOUNDER OF TURNER’S WEEKLY

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WP’s longevity comes down to knowing its readers BY BARB GLEN LETHBRIDGE BUREAU

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n the beginning, there was Turner’s Weekly, which begat The Progressive, which begat The Western Producer. With all respect for the Good Book, that’s how the farmers’ bible came into being. The newspaper is now celebrating its 90th year, having provided news to western Canadian farmers ranging from world wars to wheat prices to wooden washtubs. It is still going strong. It has outlived early competitors, shed some of its offspring, embraced the electronic age and kept constant company with its readers. Knowing its readers is the secret to the Producer’s longevity, says publisher Shaun Jessome, who has been in the paper’s top job since November 2012. “The secret is its relationship with the community it serves,” says Jessome. “I do look at it that the farming community is just one big community, which is why I love The Western Producer, because it serves it the same way a community newspaper serves its readers. It treats them with respect, it understands its readers, it understands what its readers want from it and expect from it, and it just delivers. It delivers consistently.” Jessome, originally from the Maritimes, was first acquainted with the Producer in 1991, when he managed the Whitecourt and Mayerthorpe community newspapers in Alberta. He was both impressed and chagrined, given his responsibilities for advertising sales and revenue at the two papers. “We always got the leftovers, after The Western Producer,” he recalls. “In all cases, it didn’t matter how hard we tried. Everything we got was seconds, after The Western Producer. So that’s how I got to know it. I sold against it for all those years. I looked at it with great envy … and there may

This ad was published in the Sept. 2, 1926 edition of The Western Producer. | ARCHIVAL PAGE have been the odd derogatory statement made toward it.” The days of non-complimentary remarks are gone for Jessome. He now praises the newspaper for remaining relevant to its audience even as the agricultural industry has changed. It has survived when many major newspapers, tasked with providing general news and serving many masters, have fallen on difficult times. “It’s not a niche product,” Jessome says of the Producer. “It’s a general purpose newspaper within a niche industry. And as the niche industry became bigger and bigger and bigger and more profitable … The Western Producer was able to keep up with that, so it always

remained relevant.” Retaining relevance is the newspaper’s ongoing task. As the agricultural industry has become more sophisticated and information delivery more technical, the Producer has put resources into its website and other electronic data delivery. Its other challenge is the evershrinking number of farmers, which translates into an ever-shrinking subscription total. Jessome notes the Producer still serves the same number of acres that it always has, but at a paid circulation of 46,700, its weekly press run is a fraction of totals at its peak in 1953, when 157,000 copies were distributed weekly. However, visitors to the Producer website continue to increase. Visits

in the October to November twomonth period in 2013 were up 99 percent over the same period in 2012, Jessome says. The shrinking circulation trend is nothing new. Previous publishers have watched it, explained it and survived it. One of those was Allan Laughland, publisher from the mid-1980s until 2001. “People could never figure out how we could make the business work with the size of subscription base that we had,” Laughland recalls. He, too, believes the paper’s agricultural concentration ensured its survival. “The focus of the paper when I got there, and I thought it was the right one, was always to be looking at the interests of farmers. Politics played a much higher profile in the paper’s activities in those days than it does now,” Laughland said. “It was the place where people wanted to be updated on what sorts of political issues affecting farmers were front and centre and who was saying what about them. That was the place to find out.” Finding out — that has always been part of the newspaper’s credo. One of its founders, Harris Turner, laid that groundwork when he established Turner’s Weekly. A First World War veteran, Turner was blinded in a battle at Ypres, Belgium. It didn’t deter him from returning to Saskatoon and teaming up with Patrick Waldron, another war veteran and former newspaperman. In its first issue, Turner had this to say about the paper’s goal. “It is our intention to so strongly entrench ourselves in the estimation of the reading public of Canada that this paper will become one of the permanent forces in the Dominion making for the common good. “We have no alliance with any party, any organization, or any set of men. It is our opinion that our existence depends on our independence, and that the moment we be-

come limited to the expression of views of a narrow-purposed group we deserve to lose public confidence and public support.” Turner, who was also an independent member of the Saskatchewan legislature at the time, made a journalistic success of the weekly, but by 1920, it had run out of funds. Three years later, he and Waldron launched The Progressive, the predecessor to The Western Producer. The paper took its name from the Progressive political movement, supported at the time by the Saskatchewan Grain Growers Association. Amid widespread efforts to establish a system of grain pooling in Saskatchewan, a vehicle was needed to explain the philosophy and progress of the campaign. The Progressive fit the bill. Establishment of the prairie pools eventually transformed the farming industry in Canada. In a history written by former Producer editor Keith Dryden, he recounts the Progressive’s editorial policy, fashioned during discussions between Turner, Waldron, the SSGA and the Saskatchewan Co-operative Wheat Producers, also known as the wheat pool. These two groups provided the main support for the paper, which was distributed to all those who became wheat pool members. “Turner, managing editor, and Waldron, as editor, made it clear they wanted to present both sides of the story in the news columns and they would go on advancing the cause of farmers on their editorial page. “Farm leaders of the day were suspicious of advertisers, fearing news policy might be influenced by corporations buying ads. However, the editors pointed out that advertising hadn’t inhibited their writings in the past and if the publication was going to survive it needed revenue.” So began a relationship with readers and advertisers that has continued for 90 years. CONTINUED ON PAGE 62

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ISSUE DATE: OCTOBER 26, 1933. Saskatchewan Wheat Pool heralds its new terminal opening at Port Arthur, Ont., congratulating producers for their ownership and operation of a wide network of elevators and terminals across the country.

ADVERTISEMENT | OCT. 26, 1933

YOUR SUPPORT MADE THIS POSSIBLE! SASKATCHEWAN FARMERS ERS rate now own as well as operate the whole of their system of country elevators, 1,067 in number. Besides, they own four of the five terminals which they are operating on the Great Lakes. IN AUGUST LAST, Saskatchewan Pool Elevators Limited made the final paych it ments on the properties which acquired in 1926 at a total pricee of ent$11,061,269. The properties representntial ed by this purchase form a substantial part of the great system of today. THE AMOUNT OF PRINCIPAL, together with interest, involved in the payments which completed the deal, totalled $2,085,071. SUCH AN ACHIEVEMENT was possible only through the steady patronage of farmers throughout this Province. The Company sincerely appreciates the splendid support given to its facilities during 1932-33 and again during the present crop season to date. It hopes it may be afforded the privilege of serving an ever-increasing number of growers in the future. Saskatchewan Pool Elevators Limited. Head office: Regina. A Saskatchewan farmer-owned concern operated by and in the interests of Saskatchewan farmers.

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A FEW COMPANIES OWN MANY ASSETS. The number of farmer-owned elevators is a fraction of what it once was, and with one exception, grain export terminals are controlled by large grain handling companies. | BY BRIAN CROSS, SASKATOON NEWSROOM

WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR GRAIN TERMINALS?

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s farmer-controlled facilities go, the grain export terminals that Saskatchewan Pool Elevators Ltd. operated in Port Arthur, Ont., represented a significant group of assets. The date was Oct. 26, 1933, and the item that appeared on Page 24 of The Western Producer was a notice thanking Saskatchewan farmers for their ongoing support and the role they played in building what was arguably Western Canada’s largest and most efficient grain handling network. “Saskatchewan farmers now own as well as operate the whole of their system of country elevators, 1,067 in number,” the 1933 notice stated. “Besides, they own four of the five terminals which they are operating on the Great Lakes. Such an achievem e nt w a s ma d e p o s s i b l e o n l y through the steady patronage of farmers throughout this province.” The company, also known as Saskatchewan Wheat Pool, had grown rapidly in 10 years to become what was widely viewed as the most powerful grain handling company in Canada. It had been formed in 1924 and soon after became the largest cooperative marketing organization in the world, according to the Saskatchewan Archives Board. A flurry of grain elevator construction occurred across the province following the pool’s formation. A pool elevator was a common sight at almost every town across the province, and some communities had two or three pool facilities. In August 1926, the Pool bought the Co-operative Elevator Co. and its assets for $11 million. It made a final payment on those assets in August 1932, bringing under pool control a debt-free, farmer-owned grain handling network consisting of more than 1,000 country elevators and four export terminals at Port Arthur, better known today as Thunder Bay. One of the final pieces added to the Sask Pool network was Pool Terminal 4, a grain export terminal that had total storage capacity of more than 6.5 million bushels. In a nutshell, Saskatchewan farmers owned land, grain elevators, export terminals and an unmatched level of customer loyalty: all the key elements of a successful vertically integrated grain company. A lot has changed over the past 80 years. The number of farmer-owned elevators is a fraction of what it once was, and with one exception, grain export terminals are controlled by large grain handling companies. Today, 14 grain terminals are located west of Soo Locks, including six at Thunder Bay, one at Churchill, Man., one at Prince Rupert, B.C., and six at Vancouver.

Today’s bulk grain handling system is controlled mostly by a few large, international companies. | FILE PHOTO Of those, Alliance Grain Terminal in Vancouver is jointly owned by six prairie grain companies, four of which are farmer controlled grain companies. The owners of Alliance include Paterson Grain, Parrish and Heimbecker, Weyburn Inland Terminal, North West Terminal, Prairie West Terminal and Great Sandhills Terminal. Alliance has a storage capacity of 102,000 tonnes, or 4.6 percent of Canada’s total terminal elevator capacity. The facility, formerly owned by Agricore United, was acquired by the new ownership group after the federal competition bureau ordered AU to sell the facility in 2002. So what happened to farmer-owned assets in the Canadian grain industry, and how has the loss of farmer ownership affected Canadian grain producers? Terry Boehm, former president of the National Farmers Union, said it is unlikely that farmers will ever again control such a significant portion of the bulk handling system. In an industry that is now controlled almost exclusively by large private companies and multinational agribusinesses, it is difficult to imagine how farmers could regain anything beyond a minor ownership interest.

“The most unfortunate element of this story is that the very assets that farmers built and financed are now being operated by companies that are seeking to make profits off of farmers,” Boehm said. “It will be very difficult for farmers to challenge the economic might of these players today … but it’s not impossible.” Boehm said it is regrettable that prairie farmers lost control of the assets they financed. Poor management and unmanageable debt loads led inevitably to the loss of farmer equity, he added. “I think that the biggest thing that went wrong was that the management of the pool elevator system lost contact with farmers and really abandoned co-operative principles in their headlong rush to become Cargill North,” Boehm said. Managers adopted a strategy that involved centralization and the construction of new assets at key locations on high volume rail lines. However, the co-operatives incurred significant debt during the push for modernization. That, combined with the erosion of farmer loyalty, was Sask Pool’s death knell, Boehm said. Gerrid Gust, chair of the Western

Canadian Wheat Growers Association, offered a different perspective, suggesting that competition in the grain handling industry is preferable to a non-competitive environment, even if farmers themselves owned most of the assets. “Our biggest concern is competition,” said Gust. “Whether it’s farmer owned terminals, private money or foreign money, as many different options as farmers can have is preferable.” Gust said it isn’t entirely accurate to say farmer equity was lost. He said many farmers with equity in farmer co-operatives realized significant financial gains when the pool and other farmer-owned entities became publicly traded companies. “Every farmer had equity in those entities and everyone had a chance to sell that equity for a price that they deemed it was worth,” he said. “Some of that (equity) went down to zero, but some guys did … really well on their shares of Saskatchewan Wheat Pool especially.” The addition of other farmer-owned assets to today’s bulk handling system would further enhance the competitive environment, Gust said. However, farmer investments in the future will likely involve producers buying shares in publicly traded companies, he added. The skills and knowledge required to buy grain, manage logistics and sell bulk shipments to overseas buyers are different from the skills required to produce grain, he said. Norm Hall, president of the Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan, said farmers have attempted to take control of their industry whenever it has taken a turn for the worse or when farmer interests are ignored. In some cases, companies leave an industry when margins are too tight and profits are insufficient, leaving farmers to provide a service for themselves. “The three prairie pools and UGG (United Grain Growers) were formed when the big grain companies of the day were taking advantage of farmers on grade, dockage, weights, or price, or all of the above,” said Hall. “At that time, there was no recourse to protect farmers, so they did what they had to, banded together to bring sanity and transparency to the industry. The perceived need for the ownership of the system seems to have faded, even some of the farmer owned inland terminals that were fought so hard for in the ’80s and ’90s, and partially funded by government dollars, are being sold to the multinationals.… With the big three in Canada now being Viterra (Glencore), Pioneer and Cargill and … changes to the Canada Grains Act, the Canadian Grain Commission and the CWB, the question that comes to mind (is) will history repeat itself? Time will tell.”

I think that the biggest thing that went wrong was that the management of the pool elevator system lost contact with farmers and really abandoned co-operative principles in their headlong rush to become Cargill North. TERRY BOEHM NATIONAL FARMERS UNION FORMER PRESIDENT


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ISSUE DATE: JAN. 1, 1970. The Canadian Wheat Board came under fire amid allegations it had lost export sales of rapeseed because of insufficient supplies. The president of the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool took to the front page of The Western Producer to defend the CWB and its rapeseed export program.

EXCERPT | JAN. 1, 1970

MUST ABIDE BY MARKETING RULES NAICAM, Sask. — Hon. Otto Lang, minister responsible for the Canadian Wheat Board, had some hard things to say about the grain marketing situation, and also had some hopes and hints for the future as he spoke to about 250 farmers gathered at a meeting Dec. 22 sponsored by the Naicam and District Board of Trade. He warned farmers that if they wanted orderly marketing they would have to obey the rules or suffer the penalties. He said those farmers who broke Canadian Wheat Board regulations by bootlegging wheat at fire sale prices, by falsifying permit books, using other farmers’ quotas or running a plow over barren land to inflate cultivated acreage figures or in any other way “were stealing money” from the rest who obeyed the rules.

EXCERPT | JAN. 1, 1970

CRITICISM OF RAPESEED MARKETING DESCRIBED BY TURNER AS ‘UNFAIR’ REGINA — There is an apparent lack of understanding of regulations that govern the purchase and shipment of rapeseed and it needs to be corrected, according to E.K. Turner, president of Saskatchewan Wheat Pool. The Pool president noted that in recent weeks there has been criticism of the rapeseed marketing system. “Statements have been made which are misleading,” he contended. “If the facts were clear to everyone, it would be understood why the criticism is unfair.” Mr. Turner said the basic point to remember is that rapeseed is defined as a grain under the Canadian Wheat Board Act. That being the case, its movement is subject to regulations enforced by the Canadian Wheat Board. On Aug. 1, the Wheat Board issued instructions to all grain companies that there would be a five-bushel per seeded acre quota for rapeseed. It also said that producers could deliver the seed to any delivery point selected by them at which space for rapeseed was available. With an estimated one million acres seeded in Saskatchewan, the quote provided about five million bushels for purchase by anyone properly licensed.

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THE EVOLUTION OF CANOLA. A crop that got its start as a minor industrial oilseed is now a major player in vegetable oil markets and is by far the biggest money maker in Canadian agriculture. | BY SEAN PRATT, SASKATOON NEWSROOM

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apeseed first hit its stride in the 1940s, helping out Canada’s war effort. “It was cultivated very extensively as a marine lubricant during the middle of the Second World War,” Ag-West Bio Inc. president Wilf Keller said during a recent presentation. The market evaporated abruptly when the war ended in 1945. “The acreage declined substantially. In fact, in 1950 it was less than 500 acres,” said Keller. “However, people who had worked with this crop realized that rapeseed had potential for growth in Western Canada. There was a need for a domestic vegetable oil in Western Canada.” Public breeding programs started working on the crop and by 1954 the first Canadian-bred rapeseed cultivar was introduced. Researchers realized they needed to develop lines of rapeseed that were low in erucic acid and glucosinolates, two undesirable traits for human and animal health. They began an extensive process of looking for mutant lines that were low in both of those attributes. In 1974, the University of Manitoba released the first double zero line of rapeseed, called Tower. By 1978, the Rapeseed Association of Canada coined the term “canola” to refer to the double zero lines. The association later became the Canola Council of Canada. The next revolution in canola came in 1995 with the limited release of Liberty Link and Roundup Ready canola. By 1997, herbicide tolerant lines were grown extensively in Western Canada. Today, more than 95 percent of the canola grown is herbicide tolerant varieties, said Maurice Delage, a farmer from Indian Head, Sask., who along with Keller played a pivotal role in developing Liberty Link canola. “Farmers have adopted this technology very, very quickly because it was very obvious in the beginning that there was a strong economic

Some producers think canola yields will experience the same exponential growth curve as U.S. corn did following the introduction of hybrid lines in 1930. | FILE PHOTO incentive to do so,” he said during a recent presentation. “It was very difficult to grow canola because there was no broad spectrum weed control in that crop.” The second major breakthrough came eight years later with the commercial introduction of the first synthetic hybrid canola lines. “This was a quantum leap because it took an open pollinated crop into a whole new era,” said Delage. “From one day to the next, essentially, you were able to jump yields by 25 to 30 percent.” Delage said hybrids paved the way for a crushing industry that will soon be able to process 10 million tonnes of canola. This year’s crop is estimated at 16 to 17 million tonnes. “This industry could not have existed this way without biotechnology,” he said. “No one was going to invest in these crushing plants unless they were assured a supply, and the

only way that supply came to market is with the development of hybrids.” Canola delivered $8.23 billion in farm cash receipts in 2012, nearly doubling wheat’s $4.18 billion contribution that year. Rick White, president of the Canadian Canola Growers Association, said farmers have grown to love the crop. “When wheat prices were down, canola was the money maker, canola was the cash crop and farmers fortunately had that as a viable option.” Growers have become adept at growing the crop. They like how it fits into their rotations, the herbicide options, the reduced tillage and the lower input costs, said White. However, not every farmer is enamored with the way the industry has evolved, including Terry Boehm, former president of the National Farmers Union, who grows non-genetically modified canola on his farm near Allan, Sask.

“Where it is really having a negative impact is the price of seed and the model that has been established that doesn’t allow farmers to save and reuse seed,” he said. “I would say that farmers are paying probably three times more at a minimum than they should be for seed, plus they’re buying it every year.” Organic growers complain that the prevalence of GM canola and the inability to keep it from contaminating nearby fields has taken a crop out of their rotation. There have also been problems with volunteer canola and resistant weeds. As well, some speculate that canola producers have pushed rotations as far as they can and that acreage is maxing out. White doesn’t believe that to be the case because researchers are developing traits that could expand the boundaries for the crop. Drought tolerant canola could pull it

into southwestern Saskatchewan and southeastern Alberta, and early maturing lines could push acres further north. White said the Regina Plains area is a good example of what the future might hold. “When I look back a decade, I never saw any yellow fields out there. This past summer — yellow fields everywhere.” As well, he said the sky is the limit when it comes to yields. The canola council recently released its 2013 performance trial results, and it is hard to find a variety that isn’t in the 70 to 100 bushel per acre range across all three season zones. White thinks that is the tip of the iceberg. “I believe there is probably more yield that can be extracted with further hybridization in the future.” He thinks canola yields will experience the same exponential growth curve as U.S. corn did following the introduction of hybrid lines in 1930.

Canada is the #1 producer of canola in the world. Source: Conference Board of Canada, Valuing Food Report, June 2011

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90TH ANNIVERSARY

ISSUE DATE: DEC. 14, 1950. Initially developed for military use during the Second World War, 2,4-D was the first successful selective herbicide used to control broadleaf weeds in North America and its use by Canadian farmers was widespread within a few years of its commercial release in 1946.

EXCERPT | DEC. 14, 1950

REACTION OF WEEDS TO 2,4-D Here is the latest information on the use of 2,4-D and nd he other weed control chemicals, as compiled by the nation’s leading weed control experts at a recent meeting of the Western Canada Weed Control Conference at Regina. Kinds and amounts of chemical to be used on various types of weed, together with information on treatment of weeds in growing crops, have been set out here for the guidance of Western farmers. The Western Producer suggests you clip this column and check your 1951 weed control program against its recommendations. Amounts 2,4-D Acid Per Acre Suggested amounts of 2,4-D Acid per acre to use as a spray on cereals or flax to control weeds in Western Canada: For Susceptible Annual Weeds — In cereals, use 3 1/2 to seven ounces of amine, or three to five ounces of ester acid per acre. In flax, use three to five ounces of amine, or 2 1/2 to four ounces of ester acid per acre. For Intermediate Annual Weeds — In cereals, use five to 10 ounces of amine, or four to eight ounces of ester acid per acre. In flax, use four to eight ounces of amine, or three to six ounces of ester acid per acre. For Perennial Weeds —(Top growth control). In cereals, use five to 10 ounces of amine, or four to eight ounces of ester acid per acre. In flax, use four to eight ounces of amine, or three to six ounces of ester acid per acre. (Where 2,4-D is applied as a dust it is usually advisable to use from one to 1 1/2 ounces more acid per acre than recommended above.) When to use 2,4-D in Growing Crops Cereal Crops should be treated as soon as they have reached the three-leaf stage or when the leaves are six inches long. Grain may also be treated until the early shot-blade (boot) stage. Pre-harvest treatment can be done after the crop has passed the flowering stage.

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Meota, north of North Battleford. “But it does an excellent job in a wide range of conditions. With the set up I have now I won’t need to look at replacing seeding equipment for a long time.” Not only does the system handle crop residue, but the accurate seed placement system allows him to get excellent seed germination and high canola yields with reduced seeding rates. “The first year we just wanted to see how it worked so we bought an older Flexi-Coil 800 cultivator set it at 15 inch row spacing and attached the Technotill Seeding System,” says Ray. “We seeded canola and made a side- by-side comparison with the Flexi-Coil 5000. That year we saw at least a three bushel per acre yield improvement with Technotill and that convinced us it was the way to go.” The next year he bought a new 61 foot FlexiCoil 820 he equipped with the Technotill Seeding

system, set on 15 inch spacing, just for canola. And the following year a 63 foot 820, set on 10 inch row spacing with Technotill, used for cereals. Ray places liquid phosphorus right in the seed row, with the rest of the liquid fertilizer blend placed just to the side and above the seed row For the canola seed drill he uses a pull ahead liquid fertilizer tank followed by the Flexi-Coil cultivator. He mounted a Flexi-Coil 320 seed tank on the hitch of the cultivator, which distributes seed to the manifolds on the seeding unit. “It makes for a very simple seeding system without the need for extra tanks in the unit,” says Ray. And seed distribution can be adjusted in quarter pound increments. Along with wider row spacing, Ray also targets a 3 ½ to 4 pound per acre canola seeding

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A HOT TOPIC. It has been around for more than 75 years and has killed billions of weeds, but 2,4-D remains a highly controversial herbicide. | BY ROBERT ARNASON, BRANDON BUREAU

Researchers say 2,4-D will be around for decades because it remains an effective tool to kill troublesome weeds. | FILE PHOTO

AN EFFECTIVE PRODUCT WITH A NOTORIOUS HISTORY

Will 2,4-D overcome its bad publicity?

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ast spring, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a postponement of its decision on whether to approve corn and soybean varieties that are tolerant of 2,4-D. The department said it received more than 8,200 comments on the potential impact of this new technology. It also received petitions signed by more than 400,000 people, mostly opposing 2,4-D tolerant crops. In comparison, 500 individuals and institutions submitted comments regarding the USDA’s review of corn and soybean varieties that tolerate dicamba. Dean Riechers, a University of Illinois weed science professor, said the intense reaction to 2,4-D tolerance is mostly explained by hostility to genetically modified technology. Nonetheless, unfairly or not, Riechers said 2,4-D will always be linked to one of the most notorious chemicals in recent history — Agent Orange. The U.S. military used the mixture of 2,4-D and 2,4,5-T as a defoliant

during the Vietnam War to expose the location of enemy troops. As noted on the American Cancer Society website, studies showed that 2,4,5-T caused birth defects in lab animals. Subsequent studies on Vietnam veterans and lab tests suggested a link between Agent Orange and several types of cancer, including soft tissue sarcoma and Hodgkin’s disease, the society said. Consequently, the Centre for Food Safety and other environmental organizations launched campaigns against corn with tolerance to 2,4-D, which they dubbed “Agent Orange Corn”. Organizations such as Food & Water Watch have said 2,4-D tolerant corn could be dangerous “to eat because … 2,4-D is known to cause skin sores, liver damage and sometimes death in animals.” Dow AgroSciences, which developed corn and soybean varieties that tolerate 2,4-D and glyphosate, has branded the technology as Enlist. In a 2012 statement, it said the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

has repeatedly reviewed the safety of 2,4-D and found it poses “a reasonable certainty of no harm.” “EPA announced in 2004 that it had not found a link between 2,4-D and cancer, after a detailed 17-year evaluation, which included the input of third party health and safety experts,” Dow noted. As well, the company said the health controversies surrounding Agent Orange are associated with a contaminant in 2,4,5-T, a herbicide that hasn’t been used for 25 years. Given the intense focus on 2,4-D tolerant corn and soybeans, the upcoming USDA decision on this technology will be highly controversial. Weed scientists have also criticized stacked herbicide tolerance, claiming it will only exacerbate the explosion of herbicide resistant weeds. “It’s just another way of delaying the inevitable,” said Neil Harker, an Agriculture Canada weed scientist in Lethbridge. “What you do by stacking technology is you get a reprieve for a few

years and then (you) eventually select for multiple resistance.” Riechers said weeds will likely develop resistance to 2,4-D, but farmers have few options. “There are fields (in the U.S. south) with Palmer Amaranth that flat out can’t be controlled anymore. The short-term solution is to mix glyphosate with either dicamba or 2,4-D,” he said. “It’s not going to be a long-term fix because at some point the weeds will become resistant. But, in my opinion, if you do nothing there are going to be fields (with) Palmer Amaranth that prevent farmers from growing any crops on it.” Riechers said 2,4-D will be around for decades because it remains an effective tool to kill troublesome weeds. “I don’t think we’re going to burn it out and stop using it. The same with atrazine, 2,4-D and glyphosate. They still control a lot of weeds.” The USDA is expected to decide on 2,4-D tolerant corn and soybeans in 2014.

QUEBEC AND 2,4-D: In 2006, laws came into effect in Quebec effectively banning the cosmetic use of 2,4-D. To justify the ban, the Quebec government said the herbicide was a possible carcinogen. In response, Dow AgroSciences, the manufacturer of 2,4-D, launched a lawsuit against Canada’s federal government, claiming Quebec’s ban wasn’t based on scientific evidence and contravened the North American Free Trade Agreement. The case was settled in 2011, when Quebec agreed to a statement that “products containing 2,4-D do not pose an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment, provided that the instructions on their label are followed.” Quebec continues to ban the cosmetic use of 2,4-D but the settlement may affect future bans or claims that 2,4-D causes cancer.


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ISSUE DATE: MAY 22, 1980. Droughts have always been the worst of times and farmers have struggled to manage through many of them since the West was settled.

EXCERPT | MAY 22, 1980

WHEN DRY TURNS TO DROUGHT BY DOUG BRUNTON

If there is no rain by the end of May, the long-feared Prairie-wide drought will be a reality. Agricultural observers from the three Prairie provinces say the dry conditions caused by nine months of below-average precipitation will create a “crisis” on pasture and seeded land if clear skies persist until the end of the month. Homer Frederickson, supervisor of Saskatchewan’s community pastures, says the provincial government is delaying the spring filling of the numerous community pastures as long as possible in hopes of early rains. He says the growth on the provincial pastures has been slow but, so far, the drinking water hasn’t been affected. Even if rain doesn’t come, the pastures will be opened soon but without moisture it is doubtful they will support many cattle for long. “We will continue to operate as normally as we can for as long as we can but if we don’t get rain that might not be very long.” Frederickson said the community pastures will be filled to capacity and cattle will be held “to the absolute end” in hopes of saving farmers’ pasture for the latter part of the summer. Gary Jones, a cattleman in the Crane Valley, Sask. area, southwest of Regina, said his area and the southeast area of Alberta are about two weeks away from forgetting about an average hay crop if rain doesn’t come.

It takes 50,000 fewer gallons of water to grow an acre of corn today than in 1990. Source: Crop Life Canada

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THE CONSTANT THREAT. Researchers are investigating the cyclical nature of dry and wet periods, but the wild card in predicting another drought is climate change. | BY KAREN BRIERE, REGINA BUREAU

THE NEXT DROUGHT

Science and experience help prepare for future

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t might be hard for farmers who have been coping with flooding for the past few years to imagine dealing with drought, but that day is coming. Scientists just can’t say exactly when. Drought has been a major threat since agricultural production began on the Prairies. The region is typically dry and often affected by regional drought, but it has seen major widespread droughts, particularly in 1931, 1961, 1988, 2001 and 2002. David Sauchyn, a geographer and senior researcher at the Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative in Regina, said the best guess is that the next major drought will occur late in the next decade. The wild card is climate change. Research has already identified wet and dry cycles since long before

people decided to farm the Prairies. Sauchyn and others have examined about 8,000 tree ring samples that clearly show those periods. “We’ve got a pretty clear idea of what the cycles have been for the last 1,000 years, so if we just project into the future, then that’s what it suggests,” Sauchyn said. “But extrapolation is a pretty nasty game because it’s happening in a changing climate.” The wet and dry cycles have tended to run in 15-year periods, which Sauchyn said means the region is due for a minor drought within a couple of years. “We’re probably not going to get a devastating drought for a few years,” he said. The period after the 1930s until about the mid-1970s was characterized by wet and dry periods. The driest times tended to be individual years, such as 1961.

However, there were more dry years after the mid-1970s. “We get these fairly long periods of about 25, 30 years in which drought is pretty common and then it’s not very common at all,” Sauchyn said. “About 10 years ago we entered into a period in which drought probably isn’t going to be that common for a while, but that doesn’t prevent us from having a really dry season or even a dry year, but two or three or four dry years in a row? Probably not for a while.” The difficulty with predicting what will happen on the Prairies is the natural variability in the system. It isn’t uncommon for temperatures to swing by 15 degrees or more within days. For that reason, the region will be among the last to notice the effects of climate change. Sauchyn said places where climate is constant easily notice a one degree change. “Here, a one degree change

is hilarious,” he said. So, even though people know the climate is changing — yes, warming overall — and the consequences will include drought and a lack of water, it’s hard for people to separate that idea from the natural variability that has always occurred. Those who lived through significant drought know how bad it can be. The fear now is a drought that lasts longer than one or two years in a warming climate. “What if we get a 20-year drought like the 1850s and 1860s … or the 1790s, or the 1720s,” Sauchyn said. “We know these droughts pretty well now because we’ve been collecting lots of information about them from trees and from historical documents. “They were much worse than the 1980s, the 1930s. And it’s bound to reoccur, and when it does it’s going to be in a climate that’s much warmer

than 200 years ago or 300 years ago.” Sauchyn is currently mid-way through a five-year drought project that includes study areas in southwestern Saskatchewan, southeastern Alberta and several South American countries. The research included stationing graduate students in small communities within the areas to talk to producers about their experiences. Four students conducted 170 interviews in and around Rush Lake and Shaunavon in Saskatchewan and Taber and Pincher Creek in Alberta. The scientific research will be combined with the stories on the ground to help prepare for the future. “If the science says (a) 10-year drought (is coming), that will take a lot of adaptation of government programs and policies,” Sauchyn said. “That’s beyond the capacity of individual producers.”

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NEW WINTER WHEAT FOR USE IN NORTHWEST BY REG TAYLOR

Gaines, a soft white winter pastry wheat at as from the United States which was is licensed for production in Canada this ic year, is to be replaced in the Pacific dNorthwest by a superior variety, according to a report from Washington. es, Nugaines, a sister selection of Gaines, or with equal yielding ability but superior en milling quality and test weight, has been released to certified U.S. seed growers in nd the states of Washington, Idaho and se Oregon. It will take two years to increase the present supply of 250 bushels of foundation seed to meet the seed requirements for the 3,500,000 U.S. acres planted to Gaines in 1965.

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CASH RECEIPTS HIT NEW HIGH Canadian farmers’ cash receipts from farming operations hit a record $2,659,400,000 in the first nine months of this year, the Dominion Bureau of Statistics reported last week. DBS pointed out that the figure was gross — not counting the farmer’s cost of production. Receipts were up 5.4 percent from the same period of 1964. The DBS figures included cash from the sale of farm products. Canadian Wheat Board payments on previous year’s crops, cash advances on farm-stored grains in western Canada, and deficiency payments made by the Agricultural Stabilization Board. Most of the 5.4 percent increase was the result of higher Wheat Board payments out of funds earned on the sale of earlier crops. There were also higher returns from potatoes, cattle, hogs and dairy products.

90TH ANNIVERSARY

ISSUE DATE: DECEMBER 30, 1965. Agriculture Canada faced a decision: whether or not to license a new winter wheat variety that would replace Gaines, a high-yielding variety popular with cattle producers but that performed poorly in northern climates.


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THE RELUCTANT CROP. CWB officials are quick to promote the agronomic and environmental benefits of winter wheat, which promotes biodiversity and spreads out workload. Their biggest challenge has been grower reluctance to seed in the busy fall season, and an ever growing prairie canola crop, with later maturing dates, has made that window even smaller. | BY DAN YATES, SASKATOON NEWSROOM

WINTER WHEAT ACRES EXPAND

New winter wheats offer feed, milling potential

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he two million acres of prairie farmland seeded to winter wheat this fall pale in comparison to the tens of millions of acres dedicated to the crop in the United States. However, the number shows significant growth from a few decades ago, when a few hundred thousand acres were grown in Canada, mostly for feed. Since then, breeding efforts have allowed for the crop to creep up from the Pacific Northwest and across the Prairies. Officials say new opportunities are also opening up to market the crop. “If I look at the acreage of, say durum, which when you look at is quite limited in terms of where it can be produced, I don’t see why we can’t have winter wheat on the same amount of acres,” said Brian Beres, an agronomist with Agriculture Canada in Lethbridge.

Almost five million acres were seeded to durum this year. “There’s so many benefits that can be exploited from winter wheat over some of the other wheat classes that I think you’re starting to get some of the bigger players behind winter wheat,” said Beres. Winter wheat acres spiked in the mid-1980s at more than one million, with more than 880,000 seeded in Saskatchewan alone in 1986. A large crop failure, winterkill and a stem rust outbreak in the mid-1980s dampened enthusiasm and acres fell dramatically. Funding, breeding lag times and issues with kernel visual distinguishability requirements also hurt the crop. Today, winter wheat cultivars are high yielding with good disease resistance. Quality has also improved for milling purposes. Concerns about winterkill are reduced by seeding into stubble. Acres have varied over the last

decade but have shown steady growth in recent years. After taking over the University of Saskatchewan’s breeding program at the Crop Development Centre in the early 1970s, Brian Fowler helped introduce more than two dozen varieties of winter wheat, including CDC Falcon. The last variety from his winter wheat breeding program, which closed a decade ago, is coming online now. That variety, CDC Chase, is a highyielding hard red winter wheat eligible for grading in the Canada Western Red Winter wheat class. CDC Falcon, meanwhile, is moving to the Canada Western General Purpose class next year because of low protein content. “In Manitoba, there’s going to be a major change with the favourite variety no longer being a milling wheat,” said Jake Davidson, executive director of Winter Cereals Canada. “It’s going to take a couple of years

to adjust, but I think you’re going to see it very much segregated into those that grow for themselves and are happy and those that want to have an opportunity to make that extra dollar that are going to be heading for the Emersons, the Moats … to attempt to go for that top dollar. The best farmers always want to grow the best crop. Not many people deliberately go for feed.” Beres believes too many CWRS and CPS crops are produced on the Prairies. “You don’t find too many multipurpose end uses out of a single variety.” He pointed out winter wheat’s potential in feed, ethanol and milling markets. “Even some of these newer winter wheats are developing a quality profile that’s not really that far off a CWRS anyway,” he said. “I don’t think we’re going to upset the marketing environment by switching, say, CPS acres over to win-

ter wheat, for example, or displacing some of those CWRS areas that are consistently not developing or not producing CWRS No.1 anyway.” Agriculture Canada’s breeding efforts are now focused at its research centre in Lethbridge, but funding for wheat programs is improving with new public-private partnerships, said Fowler. Private companies with breeding programs in northern U.S. states may now eye prairie growers following the demise of the CWB single desk, he added. “If you look at the pedigrees of the winter wheat varieties that were successful and the ones that really caused the increase in productivity, they all have a very strong U.S. component in the pedigree,” said Fowler. “Really, what we did was to put cold hardiness into those varieties.” He said he expects to see new opportunities to release varieties with different quality characteristics.

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ISSUE DATE: MAY 31, 1951. Livestock producers were looking for ways to improve herd management and for answers to common health issues.

EXCERPT | MAY 31, 1951

CORRECT PLACING RANGE SALT DUMP IS IMPORTANT Livestock provided with adequate salt supplies correctly located on the range, are easier to handle, more contented, healthier and freer from disease and make better gains. The number of salt grounds needed depends on the topography of the range land, the number and kind of stock kept and other factors. Animals cannot go long distances for salt or water if satisfactory use is to be made of the range. If the forage is uniform and the topography level or slightly rolling, salt grounds two miles apart may be entirely satisfactory. One mile apart is often more satisfactory and even closer is better if the range is particularly rough.

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PINE NEEDLES CAUSE PREGNANT COWS TO ABORT Abortion in beef cattle, long believed to be caused solely by brucellosis infection, can also be brought on by eating of western yellow pine needles. This was discovered by the federal range experiment station at Kamloops. Dr. Tom Willis, station director, told the annual conference of B.C. Academy of Science that the station, somewhat skeptically, undertook the experiment to find out if there was anything to the pine needle theory held by some ranchers. One of his assistants, Alan McDonald, detailed the experiment to the conference, and he reported that pregnant cows fed pine needles lost about 75 percent of their calves, by abortion or by death before or after birth, and that the check lot lost none. All were double-tested for brucellosis.

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DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES. The future of livestock management will be high-tech, involving computer capacity and genomics and bringing potentially significant benefits. | BY BARBARA DUCKWORTH, CALGARY BUREAU

GENOMICS CONTRIBUTE VALUE

Genetic technology transforms beef, dairy sectors

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arlier this year, the McKinsey Global Institute published a list of 12 disruptive technologies it believes could transform life, business and the economy. Included on the list were improved internet and computer capacity as well as genomics. The economics research firm estimated genomics could have a potential value to agriculture and human health of nearly $8 trillion between now and 2025. For scientists, the ability to explore life at its most basic level has resulted in significant benefits to animal health, breeding and public health because of the development of better vaccines. Researchers have gone from examining specimens under the microscope to using super powerful computers that analyze the building blocks of life. There have been few major break-

throughs in livestock research that changed the industry overnight. Rather, there has been a gradual accumulation of knowledge to improve animal selection, health and husbandry. However, the progress of genetic technology is comparable to what happened with computers, when the world transformed from using clumsy DOS units to affordable smartphones. “In 15 years we went from luggable laptops to iPhones we hold in our pocket,” said beef researcher John Basarab of Alberta Agriculture and Livestock Gentec. “That kind of progress is what I see is going to go on in the beef industry,” he said. “It is already going on in the dairy industry. That is what I see as disruptive technology. It is really going to change the way in which the beef industry is structured.” Science may be moving at a rapid

pace, but it still takes time, said Agriculture Canada beef researcher Tim McAlister. “You don’t have too many eurekas. It is usually a number of small incremental steps,” he said. “Most scientists go through their career without having an incident like that.” However, massive computing power and the internet have brought the small community of livestock researchers together to share information at an almost unheard of rate. “The application of those technologies to information generation is instantaneous. The application of those technologies to real on-farm changes in practices takes a longer period of time,” he said. The unraveling of the mysteries of DNA is exciting, but there is much to be learned. “It is like publishing a book where the words are random and do not make

sentences or paragraphs,” he said. “We are starting to put the sentences together in the genomics areas. We still don’t have paragraphs.” At Livestock Gentec, which is the University of Alberta’s genomics division, there is palpable excitement because this new direction in research could revolutionize animal development as well as human health. “With the tools we have now, the questions we can ask and the detail that we can look at problems and solutions we can create, are pretty amazing,” said Graham Plastow of Livestock Gentec. Genetic selection is not new. More than 20 years ago, the hog industry grappled with a meat quality problem known as pale, soft exudative pork. Canadian researchers worked out the causative mutation for porcine stress syndrome and over time hogs were selected to prevent this problem.

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DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES The McKinsey Global Institute has listed technologies that could create economic ‘disruptions’ and transformation: • Advanced robots or robotic tools tools that can perform tasks such as microsurgery or be used as prosthetic limbs. • Next-generation genomics that can improve performance — for example, using E. coli to improve ethanol and biodiesel. • Energy storage devices or systems that make electric vehicles affordable, bring electricity to new areas and improve grid efficiency. Source: www.mckinsey.com | WP GRAPHIC

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GROWING WITH YOU » CONTINUED FROM PAGE 15 Computing power doubles every 18 months, and as more knowledge is gained, selection for specific valuable qualities has shifted from pinpointing a single trait to multiple traits. Genomically enhanced breeding values allow young animals to be scanned at birth so that more value can be derived earlier when qualities such as improved growth, better disease resistance or feed efficiency are found in individuals. “Where genomics can really add value is for things that are difficult or expensive to measure,” Plastow said. “It doesn’t really matter if anybody understands it if the product is better.” Enhanced genetic selection does not mean straying from good management. Feed, the environment and good animal husbandry are still needed so that individuals can achieve their highest genetic potential. “If we selected for animals that were healthier, we might be able to get away with a bit less management precision, but that is a dangerous route to do.” Besides improved growth or efficiency, future generations of animals could be made resistant to certain parasites or serious diseases. Healthier animals could be selected with improved genetic information or they could also be treated with genomically developed vaccines, said virologist Lorne Babiuk at the University of Alberta. Vaccines have been around for a century, but recent developments have made them more effective.

Genetic selection could contribute to resistance to parasites and diseases in livestock. | FILE PHOTO “We are able to identify the critical features of different disease organisms. We have been able to use genomics to produce large quantities of them. We have been able to combine different compounds to stimulate different immune responses. We know which arms of the immune response are required. The concept is not new. The reach is much further,” said Babiuk.

“Anytime you do something wonderful like that and it saves hundreds of millions of lives, it is a miracle.” Traditional vaccines are riskier, but drilling down to the basic chains of life with DNA provides a more stable product. For example, the polio vaccine is a live conventional vaccine. It is cultured many times and accumulates random mutations.

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The vaccine back mutates once a person receives it, and the patient could be shedding virulent polio virus into the environment. As a result, someone who is not vaccinated could get polio. “With genetic engineering, you could actually cut out the specific gene, which makes it very difficult for the virus or bacterium to acquire that gene,” he said. “In my mind, genetically modified vaccines are actually safer than conventional ones.” Improved adjuvents are available that stimulate the immune response so bacteria do not grow. This can prevent serious disease, especially in the developing world. Babiuk’s work on viruses has taken him to Africa, where scientists are working on significant diseases such as the mosquito born Rift Valley fever. “If it ever came to Canada, it would make West Nile Virus look like a Sunday picnic,” he said. Farmers look at the economics of vaccines and are quick to accept new treatments, as opposed to naysayers who reject them for a variety of reasons. However, Babiuk has seen evidence of widespread acceptance in the developing world. Many small land holders are women with a few goats and a family to feed. They can be convinced that keeping animals healthy keeps their families solvent. The research never stops. Thirty diseases have either emerged for the first time or reemerged in the last 30 years. About 70 percent affect several species. “As we continue to encroach on animal habitat, diseases that were circulating within the animal popu-

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lation away from humans, we now get exposed to them. That is how they emerge,” Babiuk said. The ability to introduce new vaccines and antibiotics have helped elevate livestock production to the level of efficiency seen today, said McAlister. “If we removed some of those things, we wouldn’t be able to raise animals like we do today,” he said. “A lot of those things have led to the improved economics and economies of scale which we have seen.… Some people are advocating we need to go back to the old systems because they are more healthy, but I don’t think they really were.” Producers who may have once raised a herd of 50 steers on the farm could have lacked consistency because of their breeding background, health care or feeding program. Modern systems deliver well mixed rations, better health and improved welfare for cattle, poultry and hogs. Science helped make improved animal husbandry more meaningful so that producers could see its benefits. McAlister credits modern computing power for its ability to collect and analyze significant amounts of data. “We do experiments now that use so much data, that without a computer I could never analyze it in my lifetime,” he said. The information is not lost and scientists can go back for review and come up with different conclusions or reassess their earlier findings. “All the data is stored and we can go back in the future and derive more information than what we were originally capable of doing when we looked at it the first time,” he said.

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90TH ANNIVERSARY

ISSUE DATE: AUGUST 17, 1933. The Young Co-operators pages provided a forum for young people to tell their stories and connect with their peers.

Young writers submitted stories and poems that reflected their life and times in rural communities across Canada. Some, like “Mexico Shorty,� left, sent photos while others, bottom, showed off their published works. The club rewarded the prolific and included many in banquets and tours like this one in Saskatoon in 1960, below.

EXCERPT | AUGUST 17, 1933

TOMMY BY CECILIA KRIPS

Tommy came to us one dark, bleak winter night. The wind blew the snow in swirling gusts and it was cold, so very, very cold. Towards midnight the dog barked in an angry nagging voice, and in the morning we found poor Tommy with his foot in a rabbit trap. For weeks we nursed the poor frozen paw, but in spite of it all, he lost it, several months later. It was very amusing to see him hop along, so quick and clever on his three legs, faster than any of his four-legged brothers. Tommy was just a cat, but so different, He seemed almost human in his ways, quite reserved, for never once when he was with us did he allow himself to be petted. He was

naughty once and tried to get on the table. He was put out and never again did he try to ow enter, but always sat there at the door, his low cry ringing out. After that a great change came over Tommy. For days, his low plaintive voice was heard, reminding us of a human voice crying out in the night. One night he left his usual place and came to each of us in turn, climbed in our laps and allowed himself to be stroked. Then he limped away to the door and once more uttered his disconsolate cry. In the morning he was gone and we never saw him again. Did he know, that night, that he was leaving us forever? We missed him terribly, and even now, often speak of his almost human ways.

Young Co-operators members earned badges through submissions and other activities. | WP ARCHIVE ITEMS


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GETTING INVOLVED. Young people from farms across the Prairies created their own writing fraternity in the pages of the WP. | BY KAREN MORRISON, SASKATOON NEWSROOM

CLUB INSPIRED BUDDING WRITERS

Voices expressed through WP’s Young Co-operators

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or Pat Katz, seeing her name in print never gets old. The Saskatchewan author of five books credits The Western Producer’s Young Co-operators Club with launching her writing career, inspiring dreams and helping them come true. “Each time one rolls off the press and into my hands, I am just as thrilled as I was that first time my scribbles appeared in your paper,” she wrote in a recent Tell Us Your Story entry celebrating the newspaper’s 90th year. Katz, whose penname was Princess Dale, was one of hundreds of prairie kids who joined the writing fraternity, overseen by editors called Bluebird and Sister Ann. It was originally created in 1927 by women’s editor Violet McNaughton, who felt children should have their corner of the newspaper. The youth section, which featured fiction, non-fiction, poetry and photography, evolved into Young Readers and finally Kidspin, which was dropped when the magazine Western People was discontinued in 2000. For former Alberta YCers such as Carol MacKay (Peppermint Patty) and Elaine Thomas (Shirt Tail), the club constituted a big part of their lives. MacKay, who grew up near Ryley in the 1970s and 1980s, said YC taught her how to submit writing samples and be patient while eagerly waiting to see her material in print. It bolstered her confidence in sharing and critiquing writing and introduced her to the editor-writer relationship, skills that have served her well as a poet, children’s writer and book reviewer. Thomas wasn’t sure where she would be without it, saying she struggled to find something to excel at during her adolescence on a dairy farm. “My life was fairly narrow,” she said. “We were isolated.” An active member for more than a decade, she earned more than 100 points, scribe and master scribe

The YC Club gave farm children like Elaine Thomas a sense of belonging and, combined with her longtime 4-H involvement, strengthened her self-confidence and skills. She called writing a retreat from a busy household of girls. | ELAINE THOMAS PHOTOS

Thomas says only two awards hang in her office: a journalism diploma from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology and a Young Co-operators certificate. The rest are packed away in trunks. stamps, served as a junior and senior leader, organized a rally near Calgary, participated in the postmark, joke, recipe and Fraternity of Friends exchanges and was the quilt block exchange central. Thomas said life revolved around farm chores, and there was no opportunity for school activities and sports, something at which she wasn’t that good. “Our school was big in sports. If you’re not doing sports, nobody knew you existed,” she said. Moving to Calgary to attend high school was overwhelming and diffi-

cult, but the constants in her life were her books, the YC Club and words of encouragement from the editor. She went on to a career as vicepresident of communications for Enron after a start in weekly newspapers and trade magazines and today lives in La Grange, Texas, where she helps people write family histories. She said only two awards hang in her office: a journalism diploma from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology and a YC certificate. The rest are packed away in trunks. “I never would have had an inkling that I was capable,” Thomas said.

For Katz, the YC Club “was a conduit to the rest of the world.” The 1950s were more isolated for farm children who made infrequent trips to town, she said. The YC Club gave her a sense of belonging and, combined with her longtime 4-H involvement, strengthened her self-confidence and skills. She called writing a retreat from a busy household of girls. “For me, sitting on the prairie writing, that really planted the seed for me,” said Katz, whose career has included professional speaking engagements, writing and painting. “It’s just another form of creative expression,” she said. MacKay said YC provided a safe and creative outlet for aspiring writers, a far cry from the online sites that today’s youth use to connect with others. “The major difference between the YCC and the YouTube experience is that the latter is not moderated and therefore the feedback tends to be harsher than the kinder, gentler variety YCs would have experienced when the junior leader or poet laureate would judge the monthly submis-

Almost 25,000 Canadian farm operators are under the age of 35. AgMoreThanEver.ca Source: Statistics Canada

sions,” she said. “Feedback on YouTube is an immediate impulse, whether wildly positive or scathingly negative.” A YC Facebook site was launched in recent years but is no longer active. MacKay said Sister Ann was kind when she held back submissions that weren’t good enough for publication, and these opportunities to experience rejection served to toughen her skin for the inevitable rejections as an adult writer. Australian Nicola Stratford, who served as Sister Ann and youth editor in the 1980s, used to imagine the YCers in their homes nibbling on the pen end as they worked on a plot twist or rhyme or on drawing the legs of the pony just right. “I believed then, as I do now, that the contact the kids had with the paper and with each other was very special, uniting them in their shared challenges, joys, interests and ambitions. “I suspect that knowing that another girl, somewhere outside of Kindersley, Sask., loved her horse as much as did a young lady living in Stettler, Alta., was comforting when those feelings of age-based and geographical isolation set in during a long winter,” Stratford said. Elaine Shein, the associate managing editor for DTN in Nebraska and the former editor of The Western Producer, liked the slower pace of the YC Club. “You could think things through,” she said. “There’s so much noise out there.” Opportunities for in-person meetings, rallies and banquets were rare but did bring some YCers to the newspaper’s office in Saskatoon. “I made friendships from YC that I have to this day,” said Shein, who was in the wedding party of a YC friend. Meeting the WP publisher also influenced her decision to enter journalism. “It’s where I first learned to accept criticism and turn it into something positive,” she said of YC. “It helped a lot of us in our careers.”


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90TH ANNIVERSARY

ISSUE DATE: DECEMBER 8, 1927. Tractors were advertised in The Western Producer at prices that seem unbelievable today.

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This vintage promotional photo shows the evolution of Ford tractors from 1907 to 1967. | ARCHIVE PHOTO

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for longer life and lower operating costs. For 100 hours the ALLIS-CHALMERS 20-35 will run safely without oil change. The Pur-O-Lator completely cleans the oil and lengthens its life. Here is just one feature that, in itself, saves a sizeable sum during the year.


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BIG HORSES GIVE WAY TO BIG HORSEPOWER. The evolution of tractors and The Western Producer followed the same furrow. | BY RON LYSENG, WINNIPEG BUREAU

THE RISE OF TRACTORS

ENGINEERING A TRACTOR

Dozens of tractor brands meld into few

Ford didn’t always have better ideas

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reaking prairie sod and seeding crops at the turn of the century required big horses and strong men to work them. However, those big strong Canadian work horses and the prairie farm boys who drove them were swallowed up by the thousands in the muddy trenches of the First World War. By necessity, pistons began replacing muscle tissue. One primitive tractor could replace several horses and men. When it wasn’t in use, the tractor required no food, water, shelter or wages. Before the First World War, Henry Ford was quoted as saying he wanted to “lift the burden of farming from flesh and blood and place it on steel and motors.” Ford was born and raised on a small farm near Detroit, so he knew whereof he spoke. “Lift the burden” is exactly what Ford commenced to do in 1917 when he introduced the world’s first affordable, mass-produced tractor. Media at the time said his 20 horsepower Fordson Model F tractors could do the work of four mules. A U.S. government test concluded that a farmer would spend 95 cents per acre breaking sod with a Fordson Model F. In comparison, feeding eight horses for a year and paying two drivers would cost $1.46 per acre. Clearly, the future of farming belonged to the tractor, but Ford was only one of many with the same vision. Hundreds of small factories and machine shops tried their hand at designing and building a farm tractor from before the First World War through the Depression years. Bad engineering, lack of financial backing and Depression era economics put an end to nearly all these ventures. The story of what happened to the dozens of tractor brands once available on the Canadian Prairies reads much like the begat verses in the Bible. Some tractor brands mated with other brands and prospered while others fell by the wayside and disappeared forever. Still others died and then were born again, but under the same name, primarily for commercial reasons. Was there ever a truly Canadian tractor? According to the June-July 1985 issue of Gas Engine Magazine, the simple answer is no. “It is extremely doubtful that any tractor ‘Made in Canada’ was actually a totally Canadian product,” the magazine said. “In some cases that have been studied, ‘Canadian content’ was little more than the name painted on the sides. Even that is doubtful in cases where the tractor was the spitting image of the recognized American make.” Geography was the enemy of any Canadian company wanting to build and sell tractors. Prairie grain farm-

Tractors have come a long way since the Fordson days. This Challenger tractor comes equipped with rubber tracks for better traction. | CHALLENGER PHOTO ers needed big heavy powerful tractors for plowing and running threshing machines. Eastern farmers needed small, nimble tractors suitable for hills, small fields and dairy operations. Canada was clearly divided into two distinct tractor markets. Before the First World War, the Sawyer-Massey company of Hamilton, Ont., built monster tractors that it shipped to the Prairies. It had gradually converted its steam-driven tractors to gasoline-powered tractors with a heavy channel iron frame and a slow-speed kerosene engine coupled to big cast iron gears. Meanwhile, the Medicine Hat Machinery Co. in Alberta was building small tractors that didn’t have enough power to bust prairie sod, so it shipped them to Eastern Canada. Some Ontario engine manufacturers such as Gilson and Goold, Shapley & Muir installed their engines into gear driven frames as a way to sell more engines. Another early engine builder was Sylvester Brothers, which installed an engine into a gear driven frame

and then took it the next step by adding a threshing machine. The result was a crude combine. The Ontario Agricultural Museum has a Chase tractor with serial number 36. Researchers discovered that this small company built tractors for a while just across the tracks from the massive Massey-Harris factory in Toronto. Many of the pioneer tractor companies disappeared without leaving a trace of their existence. Looking back, they may have been the victim of two separate trends taking place before the First World War. Steam powered tractors and stationary engines were large and inefficient. Internal combustion petrofueled engines were more efficient, but the steam people were slow to accept the new technology. The other factor is that local machine shops had turned out power plants and engine driven machines for some time, many of which were of the highest quality. However, transforming hand-built, one-off machine shops into high volume production lines was beyond

the comprehension of many business owners. Tractor historians explain that hundreds of different tractor brands have been assembled in Canada, but most of them were made with engineering and major components from the United States. The notable exception of course is Versatile, which came on the scene in 1966 and has become an internationally known brand. Tractor aficionados will say the first authentic Canadian tractor was the Oliver-Cockshutt. Cockshutt began as a plow manufacturer in Brantford, Ont., in 1877. It’s not a deep history factor because it didn’t branch out into the tractor business until 1946, when it built 441 units. However, the company busted out of its plow shear mould in 1948 when it sold 10,665 tractors across Canada, establishing itself as a true Canadian company. Alternative fuel sources are nothing new. Cockshutt engine options in the late 1940s included gasoline, diesel, distillate or liquefied petroleum gas.

Henry Ford and his Fords on Model F did for tractors what the Model T did for automobiles. The Model T replaced horses on the roads while the Model F replaced horses in the field. And that’s a good thing. However, mass production in its most primitive form can be a bad thing. By 1925, more than 500,000 Fordson tractors were working on farms in Canada, the United States and Britain. Engineering expertise wasn’t what it is today, and safety standards were unheard of. Consumer concern over safety isn’t a new movement. The earliest Fordson tractors had the worm gear located above the rear axle plane, just under the driver’s seat. The heat was unbearable. Drivers could not cope. To answer the concern, Fordson engineers relocated the worm gear below the rear axle plane. This solved driver discomfort to a certain degree, but it created an all-new hazard. In the new configuration, the reaction through the transmission would flip the tractor backward in a split second when a towed implement struck a buried stump or boulder. One weekly publication printed that it knew of 136 farmers who had been killed by the improved Fordson tractor up to August 1922. Fordson continued to be a major force in the global tractor market for decades. Then research on the Fordson F had come to a halt. Ford himself was caught up with new car designs and V8 engines for a number of years. This interlude gave International Harvester and General Motors the opportunity to leap frog ahead, forcing Ford to drop Model F prices from $750 to $395. By this time, the Model F was produced only in Ireland, with units shipped back to North America. By 1938, Ford had become interested in tractors again. He decided to co-operate with Harry Ferguson in the development of an all new FordFerguson N9. This tractor was designed specifically to regain top position in the world market with standard features such as a threepoint hitch, rubber tires, power takeoff, Ferguson hydraulics, battery, generator and electric start. Thinking he had trounced the other builders, Ford publicly stated upon introduction of the N9 in 1939: “Our competition is the horse.” The “old” Fordson tractor that most farmers will be familiar with is probably the 2N, of which 500,000 were sold in North America between 1947 and 1952. The Fordson name disappeared in 1964. The modern history of Ford tractors include the purchases of Sperry-New Holland and Versatile and the 1991 agreement with Fiat.


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DESPAIR The stock market had collapsed. For days a panic of selling had forced quotations to levels below the most tragic dreams of the speculators. Great financiers had attempted a rescue: great banks assured the public that all was well, but in spite of everything the prices had fallen and fallen, and hundreds of thousands of people sadly realized that what they imagined to be a nest egg, had hatched out a viper, venomous and agile. That was the situation on that November evening, when John Wellstang sat on the edge of his bed in his great farm house not far from Tregarva; he sat with his head in his hands and his feet on the floor. But his fingers pressing against his tight eyelids could not shut out the figures which stared up at him from the litter of papers on the floor. He groaned. What right had little printed figures on cheap newsprint to hold him unhappily in their baneful power on that bright autumn afternoon? … He scribbled a little note. He stuck it, with some money he took from his pocket, into an envelope, addressed it, and went down to the post office. As he saw the letter slip into the dim recesses of the post office box, he heaved a great sigh of relief. He was a free man. John Wellstang had never bought a share of stock in his life. No, that is not what had been worrying him. His trouble was that he had been a subscriber to The Western Producer for many years and that afternoon, just after reading the most recent copy, the little address slip caught his eye and conveyed to him the ghastly information that he was no longer a “paid-up” subscriber. He is now.

90TH ANNIVERSARY

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GREAT DEPRESSION RECEDES. The defining disaster of prairie agriculture drove farmers’ frugality for generations. Today, a new, more positive approach has taken hold. | BY WILLIAM DEKAY, SASKATOON NEWSROOM

PROSPERITY CHANGES ATTITUDES

Look on the bright side but remember the past

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oday’s younger farmers have an attitude toward farming and life that grew out of the wave of good fortune they have experienced in the past decade. It’s similar to how frugality was instilled in prairie farmers and their descendants in the wake of the Great Depression of the 1930s. “People tend to anchor on recent experiences, which serves as a cue when thinking about a problem,” said Murray Fulton, professor at the University of Saskatchewan’s JohnsonShoyama Graduate School of Public Policy. “If all you’ve known is prosperous times, it’s very difficult to think about worlds that aren’t like that. You can think about them but you don’t give them enough weight, attention. You essentially tend to ignore them and you make decisions as if those things are not going to occur or in high probability.” On the other hand, Fulton said the group that went through the 1930s had a different mindset. “They were primed in a different way and I think would make very different decisions,” he said. It’s generally understood that the Great Depression was an era defined by desperation and frugality. It was a time one’s needs and wants

were a matter of straight-forward survival, especially on the Prairies. The New York stock market collapse of Oct. 29, 1929, is generally seen as the beginning. Farmers on the Canadian Prairies were especially hard hit by the collapse of wheat prices, which soon led to the policies of the Canadian Wheat Board. Meltdown and ensuing mayhem in world financial markets coincided with widespread drought . Dust bowl conditions prevailed as farmer’s savings and spending shriveled up. Farmers who stayed on their farms were not considered unemployed. Two-thirds of the Prairies’ rural population was on relief. For the sake of their hungry families, many farmers swallowed their pride and accepted emergency handouts such as dried salted fish from the Maritimes and apples from Ontario. The Dirty Thirties shaped Red Williams, first as a boy and then as a man. It affects him still. Born in 1925, Williams grew up on a farm at Shamrock, Sask., near the heart of the dust bowl. “One year my father didn’t get enough seed back to plant his next year’s crop. To make feed to carry the cows through the winter, my father

harvested Russian thistle,” he said. Etched in his memory is the day he and his father were walking to town using the railroad. Williams said he begged his father for a nickel to buy a bag of popcorn that came with three shiny marbles, but to no avail. It was many years later that his father, who remembered the incident, explained why. “ ‘I didn’t have five cents to give,’ ” he said. “You can imagine having the responsibility for a family and not having one coin in your pocket,” said Williams. Williams, a former professor in the University of Saskatchewan’s agriculture college, agrees with his children when they accuse him of still having a depression mentality. “You’re very careful about what you buy. If you absolutely don’t need it, you don’t have it,” he said. There’s no question for him that it’s a different attitude for young farmers today. He said their appetite for innovation and risk taking is better rewarded than it was for entrepreneurial farmers of the 1930s, who made due with fewer resources. “They were salt of the earth, hard working and knew their business right down to the details, except that new ideas that were being pushed in to increase productivity were ver y hard to accept. They

weren’t trusting,” he said. “For example, my uncle used to absolutely refuse to have fertilizer. It was just beyond his thinking.… Till the soil and that was it. To tell him that (the soil) was running out was heresy. That’s the kind of mentality in those days. My Dad was the same. They learned their lessons sitting on the back end of a plow and that was all you needed to know.” According to Fulton, disbanding the Canadian Wheat Board and phasing out federal Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration programs signal that many of the impacts caused by the Depression may have run their course. “Today, we’re seeing adapting and changes. In the credit union system we’re now seeing large credit unions being formed as mergers take place. There are also mergers taking place in the retail sector,” he said. “A legacy on the environmental side was the formation of the PFRA. One could argue that the PFRA was actually really critical in the subsequent development of zero tillage. They had that mandate of finding alternative methods of cultivation.” Twenty-seven-year-old Brennan Turner agreed that the mindset of his grandparents’ and parents’ farm generation largely does not exist in his generation today.

Brennan Turner, 27, and Red Williams, 88, both of Saskatoon take a ride in the horse-drawn Bennett Buggy at the Western Development Museum, in Saskatoon Nov. 28. The horse-drawn car became an iconic symbol of the 1930s Great Depression. Williams said the buggy was a step up for his family which didn’t own an automobile until after the Second World War. | WILLIAM DEKAY PHOTO

“This is a broad statement, but my generation is about instant gratification. We have social media. You tweet, you Facebook. If you’re not happy with what’s done immediately, why then you just move on if you don’t get what you want,” said Turner, founder of FarmLead, an online grain marketing service based in Saskatoon. Turner agreed that the older generations were more skeptical, particularly about new technology. However, while older generations are perhaps less trusting, younger generations are perhaps too trusting. “I don’t know if it’s a technology thing. Maybe part of my generation has come to trust the internet … maybe faster to trust something. Again, that instant gratification. If it works for me, I’m going to do it again and again,” he said. “I think my generation is more open to change. More open to listening. More open to thinking how things could benefit them.” Turner grew up in Foam Lake, Sask., hearing first hand accounts passed down from his grandparents and parents about the day-to-day hardships and lessons learned from the Depression. “As my grandfather literally always said, ‘always expect the unexpected.’ That’s been passed down the generations. I carry it with me to prepare for the rainy day. Don’t spend the extra margin that you made,” he said. “I think how it correlates today in what we’re seeing in land prices and the potential farmland price bubble. It’s one of those things, my generation at least, the guys born 1975 onward, maybe don’t have as much of that feeling. It’s been hard sometimes, but it hasn’t been terrible.” He said his parents’ and grandparents’ hard work ethic made it possible for his generation to have the desire, freedom and money to follow their ambitions. “There are opportunities out there. Chase your dreams because I didn’t get to necessarily,” he said of his parent’s generation in particular. To that end, Turner felt soon after the deregulation of the CWB that it was the right time to create a business using the digital marketplace for buying and selling grain. “My parents support my endeavor to start this company, even though it’s fairly risky,” he said. “At the same, with the adaptation of technology in the agriculture industry, there is a need for something like this in the marketplace.” Turner sees what he describes as a big mind shift happening with younger farmers being more open to risk mitigation. SEE LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE, PAGE 63

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1987 FORD F700, 16x8.5’ B&H, seed tank, vg 370 gas engine, vg radial tires, 5 spd. $8900. Phoenix Auto, Lucky Lake, SK. 1-877-585-2300. DL #320074.

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2008 GMC SIERRA 1500 SLT, AC, CC, CD, leather, black, auto., 73,249 kms, Stk# SK-U0705, $28,995. 1-888-240-2415 or www.subaruofsaskatoon.ca DL #914077. 2008 FORD F150 Harley Davidson, crew, 118,000 kms, $26,995. Greenlight Truck & Auto, Saskatoon, SK. Call 306-934-1455, DL #311430. 2007 DODGE REGULAR cab, dsl, 4WD, 207,000 kms, very clean truck, never had 5th wheel, $18,000. 306-939-4480, Earl Grey, SK. 2007 CADILLAC ESCALADE Ext, 139,500 kms, $26,995. Greenlight Truck & Auto, Saskatoon, SK. Contact 306-934-1455. DL#311430.

2004 FREIGHTLINER M2 tandem, Cat dsl., Allison auto, new 20’ CIM box pkg, w/ tarp, safetied, no rust California truck, only $59,500. 306-946-8522, Saskatoon SK 2004 IHC 4400 new body style, 466 Allison auto., C&C, will take 20’ box, low low miles, $39,900; 2001 IHC 4900, 466 Allison auto., 18’ BH&T, 130,000 miles, $44,900; 2003 IHC 8100, C&C, 370 HP Cummins, 6 spd. Allison auto., will fit 18-20’ box, $29,900. K&L Equipment, Regina/Ituna, SK. DL #910885. 306-795-7779 or 306-537-2027, or email ladimer@sasktel.net 2005 IH 9200 AutoShift and 2007 T800 KW, elec. tarp, pintle hitch, 13 spd. UltraShift, Cat C15, new 20’ BH&T; 1976 GMC 6500, 366, 5&2, 16’ wood box. 306-356-4550, Dodsland, SK. DL #905231 www.rbisk.ca

2006 FREIGHTLINER Columbia, Mercedes 460 HP, 12 spd. AutoShift, new 20’ Berg’s grain box w/remote chute/hoist, good rubber, full lockers, complete pintle plate, good clean truck, $62,000 OBO. Contact Henry at 204-324-7593, Altona, MB. 2006 INTERNATIONAL 9200 Eagle, 12 s p d . , A u t o S h i f t , 435 HP Cummins, 20’x64” Cancade box, electric tarp, aluminum rims, nice, clean, well maintained, $62,500. Call 306-429-2704, Glenavon, SK.

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D ecks REMOTE CONTROL TRAILER CHUTE openers can save you time, energy and keep you safe this seeding season. FM remote controls provide maximum range and instant response while high torque drives operate the toughest of chutes. Easy installation. Brehon Agrisystems call 306-933-2655 or visit us online at: www.brehonag.com Saskatoon, SK. 2010 WILSON SUPER B alum., Michel’s elec. tarp, white, 22.5 rubber, $79,000. 306-287-8062, 306-287-3977, Watson, SK. 2004 LODE-KING SUPER B open end grain trailers, 11x22.5 tires 70%, air ride, safetied, good condition, asking $32,500. Phone 204-857-1700, Gladstone, MB.

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2001 STERLING, 430 Detroit, 3 pedal AutoShift, 10 spd., air ride, new drive tires, new BH&T, Sask. safety, good fleet maintained truck, $57,900. Cam-Don Motors Ltd. 306-237-4212, Perdue, SK.

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2006 KENWORTH T800, AUTOSHIFT, 10 spd., new B&H, ISM Cummins, very clean. Also trucks available with ISX Cummins and no box. Call 204-673-2382, Melita, MB. DL #4525. 2007 FREIGHTLINER COLUMBIA, Det., 13 spd. Eaton Ultrashift. 2006 IHC 9200 Eagle, ISX Cummins, 12 spd. Meritor auto. Both with new 20’x65” CIM B&H, fresh SK. safeties. 306-270-6399, Saskatoon, SK. www.78truxsales.com DL 316542. 2012 KENWORTH 470, tandem axle w/350 Cummins motor, 5000 kms, Allison 6 spd. trans., loaded with Courtenay Berg B&H. 306-382-1200, Saskatoon, SK. 2014 FREIGHTLINER, $128,000. Warner Ind: Moose Jaw 306-693-7253, Swift Current 306-773-3030, DL #913604. Regina 306-359-1930. www.warnerindustries.com ATTENTION FARMERS: Very large selection of tandem grain trucks, AutoShifts and standards, Cancade and Neu Star boxes. Call Yellowhead Sales 306-783-2899, Yorkton, SK. DL #916328. AUTOSHIFT TRUCKS AVAILABLE: Boxed tandems and tractor units. Contact David 306-887-2094, 306-864-7055, Kinistino, SK. DL #327784. www.davidstrucks.com CHECK OUT OUR inventory of quality used highway tractors, view information at www.titantrucksales.com COMMERCIAL INDUSTRIAL MFG. for grain box pkgs., decks, gravel boxes, HD combination grain and silage boxes, pup trailers, frame alterations, custom paint, complete service. Visit our plant at Humboldt, SK or call 306-682-2505 for prices. REMOTE CONTROL ENDGATE AND hoist systems can save you time, energy and keep you safe this harvest season. Give Brehon Agrisystems a call at 3 0 6 - 9 3 3 - 2 6 5 5 o r v i s i t u s o n l i n e at www.brehonag.com Saskatoon, SK.

WANTED CHEV ONE ton truck with steel B&H, from 1967 to 1985. Call 1976 CHEVY GRAIN truck w/hoist, 306-243-4242, Macrorie, SK. C60, 350 Motor, 4 spd., 19,526 miles, $8700+gst. Perfect for acreage owner (hauling water) or roofing contractor. Call 1978 MACK R600, 296,000 original kms, Jan at 306-374-2733, Saskatoon, SK. 300+, 6 spd., Mack 38’s, 15’ Arne’s, pup 1976 FORD F-700 4 tonne w/drill fill, re- plumbed. Needs tires. $15,900 plus GST. cent work, v.g. truck. Can email pics, 306-731-7186, Craven, SK., or email $8000. 306-266-4211, Wood Mountain, SK d.d.mcmillan@sasktel.net 1981 CHEV TANDEM, new engine, 427 2006 and 2007 IHC 9200, both have new w/5 and 2 trans., full tandem, 18’ box, 16’ Cancade gravel box and tarp. Phone new hoist, roll tarp and remote endgate, Yellowhead Sales 306-783-2899, Yorkton, $ 2 0 , 0 0 0 O B O . 4 0 3 - 6 6 6 - 2 2 6 0 , SK. DL #916328. 403-548-1569, Etzikom, AB TANDEM AXLE Gravel trucks in inventory. 1982 CHEV TANDEM grain truck, gas, New and used, large inventory across 58,000 kms, with steel B&H, $11,000. Western Canada at www.Maximinc.Com or 403-577-2479, Consort, AB. call Maxim Truck & Trailer 1-888-986-2946

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2005 JEEP GRAND Cherokee, very clean unit, lady driven, new tires and windshield. Open to offers. 780-755-2789 after 6 PM, Edgerton, AB.

1989 R688ST MACK, 350 eng, Eaton 8LL trans, 22.5 tires- 60%, wet kit, AC, no safety, $8000 OBO. 204-648-7136 Ashville, MB

2011 PROSTAR IHC 500 HP Maxxforge 15 engine, 18 spd. trans., 46,000 rears, 236 WB, 3-way lockers, only 137,000 kms, Webasto engine and bunk heater, alum. rims, 11R22.5 Michelin tires at 90%, full rear Cain rack w/doors, moose bumper, 73” bunk, gear ratio 3.73 GVW 52,000, 1995 PETERBILT 379, 435-470 Cat eng., $94,000. 204-743-2324, Cypress River, MB 3406E. 13 speed, tandem, air ride. 24.5 rubber, wet kit, gravel or grain box ready, 2012 FREIGHTLINER CORONADO, 58” $31,700 OBO. 204-937-0644, Roblin, MB. midroof, Super B spec., loaded, 560 HP, Torq DD15, 18 spd., 13,200 lb. front, 1998 PETERBUILT 379, double bunk, flat 1850 lb. rears with 3.91 ratio, 235” top, 60 series, 15 spd., 40 rears, safetied 46,000 wheelbase, 22.5 rubber at 90%, 150 gal. to Jan. 31. 306-727-2134, Sintaluta, SK. tanks, only 200,000 kms, ext. warranty. 2000 IH 8100, daycab, tandem, 370 HP Phone Murray 306-342-7654, Glaslyn, SK. Cummins, 10 spd., air ride, premium, no 2012 FREIGHTLINER CORONADO. Warner rust truck, only $24,500. Call for details, Ind: Moose Jaw 306-693-7253, Swift Cur306-946-8522, Saskatoon, SK. rent 306-773-3030, DL #913604. Regina 2000 IH 8100, tandem, air ride, AC, low 306-359-1930. www.warnerindustries.com m i l e s , M I I C u m m i n s , 1 0 s p d . , o n ly 2014 FREIGHTLINER CC12264, Warner $22,500. 306-946-8522, Saskatoon, SK. Ind: Moose Jaw 306-693-7253, Swift Cur2000 IHC 9200, C12 Cat, 430 HP, 10 spd. rent 306-773-3030, Regina 306-359-1930 AutoShift w/clutch petal, 3-way locks, DL #913604. www.warnerindustries.ca 51” flattop sleeper, 60% rubber, new rear brakes, cold AC, new AB safety, $15,000. 3- INT. 8600’s, S/A, 10 spd., Cat and Cumm i n s p owe r. C a l l Ye l l ow h e a d S a l e s Email pics avail. 403-638-3934, Sundre AB 306-783-2899, Yorkton, SK. DL #916328. 2004 FREIGHTLINER COLUMBIA, 42” flat-top sleeper, 500 Detroit, 18 spd., 46 CHECK OUT OUR inventory of quality used rears, w/3-way locks, fresh Sask. safety, 2 highway tractors, view information at line wet kit, $32,000. 306-547-7680, or www.titantrucksales.com 306-325-2021 Okla, SK. DL#304675. COMING SPRING 2014: The Industry’s 2004 KENWORTH T800, 475 Cat, 18 strongest/ lightest alum. Super B trailer. spd., 46 rears, full lockers, 48” mid-rise Pre-Order today, get the best advantage! sleeper, sunroof, alum. headache rack, DL #913604, www.warnerindustries.ca Beacons, new turbo, after cooler, air to air HEAVY DUTY 2007 MAC daycab, 500 HP, rad, and radiator, Sask. safetied, $38,000. 14/46 axles, 18 spd., 460,000 kms, 4-way 306-768-7004, Carrot River, SK. lockers, $44,000. 306-563-8765 Canora SK 2005 KENWORTH W900B tractor, 530 Cummins, 18 spd., 46 rears, 4-way locks, LARGE BAILIFF SEIZURE with a number new bearing roll, oil pump and clutch, Bea- of Hino trucks. All to be sold by online auccons, headache rack and chain hangers, tion. See: www.saskwestfinancial.com for 60% rubber, new AB. safety, $51,000. Call bidding instructions. Jeff 403-638-3934, Sundre, AB. SLEEPERS AND DAYCABS. New and used. 2005 PETERBUILT 379L, 63” bunk, C-15, Huge inventory across Western Canada at 1,245,000 kms., 24.5 rubber, 13 spd. www.Maximinc.Com or call Maxim Truck & trans., good cond.; 2007 Peterbuilt 378 Trailer, 1-888-986-2946. daycab, heavy spec. truck, C-15, 411,000 kms., full lockers, wet kit, 14,000 front, 46 rears, 22.5 rubber, 18 spd. trans., good condition. Call 204-638-1068, Sifton, MB. 2007 IHC 9200 Eagle, C13 Cat, 625,000 kms. 2006 IHC 9200 daycab, ISX Cummins, 650,000 kms. Both w/13 spd. Eaton UltraShifts and fresh SK safeties. Phone 306-270-6399, www.78truxsales.com at Saskatoon, SK. DL 316542. 2007 INT. 9900 daycab, 654,150 kms, 46 rears, 18 spd, 11x24.5 tires, 226 WB, Cat twin turbo 500 HP, wet kit, scale pads on 5th wheel, fresh safety, $47,500. Shellbrook. Tom 306-747-3292, 780-713-5967. 2007 KENWORTH 900L ISX, 565 HP, 18 spd., S40s, 4-Way locks, 3.90 ratio, 24.5 rubber, aluminum rims, 62” bunk, 1.1M kms. 306-961-8094, Spruce Home, SK.

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X-GOVERNMENT AND fleet trucks, single axle, Detroit dsl., power pumper truck, extra cab, telesquirter, auto train, $17,500; 1997 Ford F450 4x4 pumper truck from British helicopter base at Suffield, 7.3 dsl. eng., auto, low kms; X-SaskPower digger and bucket trucks, service trucks, tandem 2007 WESTERN STAR, daycab, 550 Cat, 18 axle picker trucks; F450 Haul-All, side spd., 720,000 kms, 46 rears, wet kit. Call load/end dump, 7.3 dsl. eng., auto; 2006 780-990-8412, Edmonton, AB. Freightliner M2 w/Mercedes dsl. eng., $34,500. 306-668-2020, Saskatoon, SK. 2008 FREIGHTLINER FLD120SD, 42” www.northtownmotors.com DL #908171. flat-top sleeper, 515 Detroit, 18 spd., super 40 rears w/4-way locks, 686,000 kms., $36,500; 2007 Freightliner FLD120SD, 42” flat-top sleeper, 515 Detroit, 18 spd., super 40 rears w/4-way locks, $32,000. 306-547-7680, or 306-325-2021 Okla, SK. DL#304675. 2008, 2- 2007, 2005, T800 KWs, 500 Cat, 18 spd., 46 diffs, 4-way locks w/Roobar bumpers; 378 and 379 Pete, 4- 2006s, 2005, 2004, 2003, Cat, 18 spd., 4-way locks, all w/Roobar bumpers; 2006 W900 KW daycab, Cat, 18 spd; 2007 T800 KW, 1989 INT S-1900, Allison auto, 502 Harsh, Cat C15, 13 spd. UltraShift; 2003 Freigh- rebuilt, painted, good condition. Contact tliner Classic, Cat, 18 spd, new rubber; Wayne 306-297-2095, 306-297-7996 cell, 1999 9300 IH, dual stacks, dual breathers, Shaunavon, SK. 60 Detroit, 13 spd; 1996 T800 KW 500 Cat, recent work orders. 306-356-4550, Dods- CHECK OUT OUR inventory of quality used highway tractors, view information at land, SK. DL #905231 www.rbisk.ca www.titantrucksales.com 2009 PETERBILT 386, Stk#779461, 485 1999 IHC 4900 w/21’ rollback deck, 6 HP ISX, 12/40, 18 trans., 244 WB, 70UU plus trans, AC, 212,000 miles, great farm sleeper. DL#328722. 306-657-2937, Sas- truck for hauling machinery, bales, etc. katoon, SK peterbilt.cervusequipment.com $29,900. 306-280-2400, Saskatoon, SK. 2009 PETERBILT 389, #790329, 550 HP MOBILE STEAMER/PRESSURE WASHER, ISX, 12/SS40, 18B trans, 244 WB, 48UU very clean unit, 2002 FL80 Freightliner, sleeper. DL#328722. 306-657-2937, Sas- SA, 280 HP Mercedes Benz, air susp., air katoon, SK peterbilt.cervusequipment.com brakes, new clutch, new 10 spd. trans, re2009 PETERBILT 389, $74,999. Warner built 20’ van body, 1260 gal. water tanks, Ind: Moose Jaw 306-693-7253, Swift Cur- 880,000 BTU burner w/new coil, 650 Cat rent 306-773-3030, DL #913604. Regina pump, 3 cyl. Isuzu dsl. eng., extra hoses, tooled and ready to work. Serious inquiries 306-359-1930. www.warnerindustries.ca only. 780-524-2179, Valleyview, AB. 2009 PETERBILT 389, Stk.#106488, 550 HP ISX, 12/SS40, 18 trans, 244 WB, 63UU SPECIALTY TRUCKS AVAILABLE: Fire/ sleeper. DL#328722. 306-657-2937 Sas- emergency trucks, garbage, bucket, deck katoon, SK peterbilt.cervusequipment.com and dump trucks. See us at our new location on Cory Rd., Saskatoon, SK. Summer 2009 WESTERN STAR 4900SA, #AF8680, of 2013. 306-668-2020. DL #90871 515 HP S60, 12/46, 18 trans, 235 WB, 42F sleeper. DL#328722. 306-657-2937 Sas- 1981 INTERNATIONAL DIESEL single axle katoon, SK peterbilt.cervusequipment.com livestock truck w/aluminum livestock body, 400,000 kms,. $9000. 780-305-3547 2009 WESTERN STAR Low-max. Warner Neerlandia, AB. Ind. Moose Jaw 306-693-7253, Swift Current 306-773-3030 Regina 306-359-1930. 1975 FORD F-700 FIRE TRUCK. 361 V8 DL #913604. www.warnerindustries.ca gas engine, 5 spd. manual trans. with 2 axle, 4322 miles, 500 GPM Barton 2010 FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA. Warner spd. fire pump, 700 gal. water tank, Ind.: Moose Jaw 306-693-7253, Swift Cur- American front pump with: 2- 2.5” inlet rent 306-773-3030. DL #913604. Regina valves,mount 22.5” discharge valves, 2- 2.5” 306-359-1930. www.warnerindustries.ca rear discharge valves. Currently used by 2010 INT. PROSTAR, $93,500. Warners the Indian Head Fire Department, ULC LaInd., Moose Jaw 306-693-7253, Swift Cur- bel 995C, Updated Emergency Lighting on rent 306-773-3030. DL #913604. Regina Truck. Truck is not available until mid January. For more info contact Tim at 306-359-1930. www.warnerindustries.ca 306-695-7473 or Brian at 306-695-7815, 2010 PETERBILT 388, Stk#101873, 550 Indian Head, SK. ISX, 12/46, 18B trans., 244 WB, sleeper 63UU. DL#328722. 306-657-2937, Saska- WANTED: TANDEM POTABLE WATER TRUCK. Call 780-835-0452, Worsley, AB. toon, SK, peterbilt.cervusequipment.com 2011 WESTERN STAR, small sleeper, 18 spd. trans., 46 rears, 400,000 kms, Detroit 15, 550 HP, new safety, exc. cond. Call 780-871-4743, Lloydminster, AB.

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2000 FREIGHTLINER FL80 with 24’ flatdeck, 300 HP diesel 9 spd., safetied, vg cond., no rust, $19,500; 1999 GMC 6500 w/20’ deck, Allison auto., AC, 175,000 miles, A1, only $16,500. Call for details, 2012 DODGE JOURNEY RT AWD, loaded, 306-946-8522, Saskatoon, SK. $21,999. Call Hoss, 1-800-667-4414 or CAN-AM TRUCK EXPORT LTD., Delisle, SK, visit: www.thoens.com DL #909250. 1-800-938-3323. 1982 JD 644D wheel loader, 6800 hrs., nice machine, $32,000; 2002 KW T300, 3126 Cat, 6 spd., hyd. brakes, 26’ reefer van, $16,000; 2006 IHC 7600, DT 466, Allison auto, 76,000 miles, C&C, $40,000; Cat V110 forklift, propane, good cond., 11,000 lbs., $10,000; 2005 GMC W4500 diesel, auto, cube van w/power lift gate, hyd. brakes, $14,000; 1988 Fruehauf, spring susp., highboy curtain, $7,500; 1993 T600 KW N14- 13&40’s, W19 grain box, $28,000; 2006 auto car 2013 FLEX LIMITED, full load, only 40,000 front loader garbage truck, $65,000; Front kms., Sask tax paid., $29,900. Cam-Don mount snowplow unit, $2500; Gravel boxMotors Ltd. 306-237-4212, Perdue, SK. es 13’, 14’, 15’, $2500-$4500; Two sander units, $2000-$3000; Single Axle dolly converters, A Model $1800; 1998 Manac highboy trailer 53’, air ride, tandem, $9,000; Gen sets available. Financing available, OAC. www.can-amtruck.com DL #910420.

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TURNKEY BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY! CHECK OUT OUR inventory of quality used New state of the art, 8-bay carwash for highway tractors, view information at sale in thriving Saskatchewan community. www.titantrucksales.com Located on 1.5 acres with great location on highway. Great customer base! Selling due to health concerns. Serious inquiries only please! Call 306-232-4767. 2012 DODGE GRAND Caravan, $15,999. Call Hoss, 1-800-667-4414. Or visit: WELL ESTABLISHED CORRAL cleaning business for sale in East Central AB. 2012 www.thoens.com DL #909250. Case 621F loader w/grapple, 3- IH 6 spd. auto’s; 1 Freightliner, auto; 1 IH 10 spd. All trucks w/McKee 600 boxes. Huge client base! 780-889-2232 or 780-608-7191. THRIVING ABATTOIR and catering business on 15 acres near Strasbourg, SK. Included with the fully equipped shop are: HONEY RANCH! Turnkey honey operation 1628 sq. ft. home, a hip roof barn and outcomes fully equipped with everything re- buildings. Couple looking to retire. Find quired for beekeeping and 2 residences. out more at: leaningmaplemeats.com or Sellers willing to train. Val Marie, SK. call 306-725-4018. MLS® ID#481220. Real Estate Centre, www.farmrealestate.com or phone MANUFACTURING BUSINESS FOR SALE. Welding, light fabricating. Rare opportu1-866-345-3414. nity! Unique patented product. Mainly Ag. Peak sales Sept.-Mar. Owned 29 yrs., room for growth. Relocatable. North American markets. $195,000, plus inventory. 50x70’ WANTING TO PURCHASE Leafcutter bees. shop on 157x370’ lot, $295,000. Can be Will consider all live count and parasite turnkey operation or addition to existing numbers, but will pay a premium over business. Must sell! 306-446-4462, North market price for good quality bees. Phone: Battleford, SK. glelias@hotmail.com 306-287-7800, Watson, SK., or email to: percyeggerman@hotmail.com or email to: jordoneggerman@hotmail.com WILL DO STYROBLOCK cocoon harvesting; Wanted: plastic shelters. Call Maurice Wildeman 306-365-4395, 306-365-7802, Lanigan, SK.

CONTINUOUS METAL ROOFING, no exposed screws to leak or metal overlaps. Ideal for lower slope roofs, rinks, churches, pig barns, commercial, arch rib building and residential roofing; also available in Snap Lock. 306-435-8008, Wapella, SK.

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CUSTOM BALE HAULING, 34 bales per trailer. Contact Troy at 306-867-7719, Glenside, SK. CUSTOM BALE HAULING have 2 trucks and t r a i l e r s , 3 4 b a l e s p e r t r a i l e r. C a l l 306-567-7100, Imperial, SK.

JETCO ENT. INC. Experienced equipment hauling. Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Call 780-888-1122, Lougheed, AB.

O3 EQUIPMENT HAULING Ltd. Professional transportation of equipment in Western Canada and NW USA. Call 780-305-3547, Barrhead, AB. www.o3hauling.com

JIM’S TUB GRINDING, H-1100 Haybuster with 400 HP, serving Sask. 306-334-2232, Balcarres. CUSTOM TUB GRINDING: operate a Haybuster H1100E- 425 HP machine. Phone Greg 306-947-7510, Saskatoon, SK.

BRUSH MULCHING. The fast, effective way to clear land. Four season service, competitive rates, 375 HP unit, also avail. trackhoe w/thumb, multiple bucket attachments. Bury rock and brush piles and fence line clearing. Borysiuk Contracting, www.borysiukcontracting.ca Prince Albert, DEBTS, BILLS AND charge accounts too SK., 306-960-3804. high? Need to resolve prior to spring? Call us to develop a professional mediation NEUFELD ENT. CORRAL CLEANING, plan, resolution plan or restructuring plan. payloader, Bobcat with rubber tracks and vertical beater spreaders. Phone Call toll free 1-888-577-2020. 306-220-5013, 306-467-5013, Hague, SK. FARM/CORPORATE PROJECTS. Call A.L. Management Group for all your borrowing and lease requirements. 306-790-2020, Regina, SK. NEED A LOAN? Own farmland? Bank says no? If yes to above three, call 1-866-405-1228, Calgary, AB.

1900 SQ. FT. R20 used insulation, very FARM CHEMICAL/ SEED COMPLAINTS good cond., .25¢ per sq. ft. Joseph Wipf We also specialize in: Crop insurance ap306-882-3112, ext. 202, Rosetown, SK. peals; Chemical drift; Residual herbicide; Custom operator issues; Equipment malfunction. Qualified Agrologist on staff. Call Back-Track Investigations for assistance regarding compensation, 1-866-882-4779. F U T U R E S T E E L B U I L D I N G approx. 30’x30’x14’. No front or back walls. Cert. engineered drawings and manuals for SK. Complete assembly instructions. Stock #C8957465T. CSA A660-04. Cert. gauge 180+ TOY TRACTORS. All makes, models, AAAA steel. Delivered, never assembled, sizes, boxes. Moving. 306-821-4245, Unity, t o o b i g fo r o u r y a r d ! $ 9 0 0 0 fi r m . SK. For pics: mort1951@hotmail.com 306-352-3052, Regina, SK.

FARM ACCOUNTING/ UTILITIES Software. It’s totally new and better than ever. Farmtool - Farm Accounting Software; Farmtool Companion - Field, Service, Inventory records and more. WilTech Software Ltd. Burstall, SK. Ph/fax 306-679-2299, email: wiltech@sasktel.net HAND CRAFTED, STURDY solid pine pole/ www.wil-techsoftware.com storage sheds, can be built to suit your needs. Metal exterior roof, color options available. Call 780-645-4455, ext. 241, St. Paul, AB, or check out our website at: www.bqlogcabins.com for more info. or to request a quote.

MASTER STONE MASONRY. Custom fireplaces and stone masonry. Specialize in fieldstone and restorations. Willing to travel for work in rural areas. WETT Certified Inspections. Call 306-280-1845, Saskatoon, SK. E-mail: adam_kent@live.com CUSTOM SEEDING/ BALING/ SWATHING. Also parting 567 baler; Some hay for sale. Call Alan: 306-463-8423, Marengo, SK. REGULATION DUGOUTS: 120x60x14’ $1900; 160x60x14’ $2700; 180x60x14’ $3100; 200x60x14’ $3500. Saskatoon, SK, Phone: 306-222-8054. FENCE LINE, BRUSH mulching and clearing shelter belts and scrub land. Call Jonah at 306-232-4244, Rosthern, SK. MULCHING - TREES, BRUSH, stumps, caraganas, etc. 12 years of enviro friendly mulching. Call today! 306-933-2950. Visit: www.maverickconstruction.ca

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PRIVE BUILDING MOVERS Ltd.! Bonded, licensed for SK. and AB. Fully insured. Moving all types and sizes of buildings. Call Andy 306-625-3827, Ponteix, SK. www.privebuildingmovers.com

WELL ESTABLISHED 3456 sq. ft. Autobody Repair business located in the heart of potash country in East Central SK. Excellent Clientele, large area to draw from with unlimited potential. 72x146’ lot with adjacent 80x146’ lot, next to Yellowhead Hwy at major intersection. 306-621-7722, 306-399-7723, Churchbridge, SK. PRIME LOCATION, ESTABLISHED used book, record, comic, and sports card store. Regina, SK. Turnkey operation. Priced for quick sale. Phone 306-924-5051.

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W ATRO US M AINLINE 3 2013’s AND one 2006 truck, set up with M O TO R PRO DUCTS LTD. pumps to haul oil. Shop and living quarters H IG H W

KIR-ASH CONTRACTING LTD. Hauling farm equipment of all types, throughout BC., AB., SK. Call us to book today, 780-978-2945, Grande Prairie, AB.

all on the same lot $900,000. Phone Pat 306-460-6024 (cell), Conquest, SK.

WELCOME TO SUNNY Okanagan. Established doggie day care, kennel and professional training facility.Contact Jim, Realtor RLP Kelowna, BC., 250-300-3079.

LOWDERMILK TRANSPORT IS providing one call service for all Equipment/Hay hauling. Very experienced, multiple trucks serving AB., SK., and MAN. 780-872-0107, 306-252-1001, Kenaston, SK.

1980 D6D CAT dozer 2-way blade, winch, powershift, excellent shape, $42,000. 306-821-2566, Watson, SK. ATTACHMENTS: SKIDSTEER: pallet forks buckets, augers, hay spears. Conquest Equipment, 306-483-2500, Oxbow, SK. RECLAMATION CONTRACTORS: Bigham 3 and 4 leg mechanical trip 3 pt. hitch Paratills in stock; parts for Bigham and Tye Paratills. Call Kellough’s: 1-888-500-2646. G R AV E L S C R E E N E R - c o nve y o r b e l t , 16”x30’L, screener 28”x8’L. 306-654-4802, Prud’Homme, SK. PARTING OUT: FIAT Allis 16B, DP and A, good inventory. Call 306-873-5675 or 306-873-7506, Tisdale, SK. 2005 CASE CX210 excavator, 6800 hrs. Call 306-744-7744, Saltcoats, SK. PARTS AND MAJOR COMPONENTS for excavators, wheel loaders and dozers. New factory OEM, surplus, rebuilt, or good used construction parts and components. Assorted attachments also available. Call Western Heavy Equipment, 306-981-3475, Prince Albert, SK. CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT PARTS, Call Barger Parts for UC parts and OEM or after market, Fiat-Allis, Terex, Cat, JD, Komatsu, etc. 780-438-6700, Edmonton, AB.


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2006 VOLVO EC 210 BLC excavator, 5100 hrs., 72” hyd. twister bucket included, vg UC, 51,000 lbs, hyd. quick coupler access., 6 cyl. Volvo turbo, $79,000. Can deliver. Call 204-743-2324, Cypress River, MB. PARTIAL LISTING ONLY, hundreds of other items. Large selection of snow moving equipment, blowers and attachments: 2002 Volvo G-740 w/wing, 11,500 hrs.; (4) Champion 740 graders w/wings; (4) 4WD Sicard snowblowers; several Vplows for trucks and graders; (7) truck s n ow p l ow b l a d e s ; ( 4 ) 4 W D h o l d e r s w/snowblowers and blades; (3) 4WD trackless w/snowblowers and blades; (5) 8’ snowblowers w/motor, loader mount; (4) new Cub Cadet snowblowers, 54” wide; (5) 3 PTH snowblowers from 5’ to 8’ wide. Over 25 2WD and 4WD loaders, up to 9 yard. Over 1400 new and used construction tires. Parting out over 20 motor graders. New and used parts, clearance prices. Large stock of skidsteer attachments, buckets, blades and pallet forks. Over 500 hyd. cylinders, new and used. Over 90 sets of pallet forks 3’ to 8’ long. Over 50 Gensets from 3 to 193 Kw. Hundreds of machines parted out. Over 50 years in business, 2 yards. Over 50 acres full of older construction equipment. Call Cambrian Equipment Sales Ltd. 204-667-2867, fax: 204-667-2932. CLIFF’S USED CRAWLER PARTS. Some o l d e r C at s , I H a n d A l l i s C h a l m e r s . 780-755-2295, Edgerton, AB. CAT 930 RUBBER wheel loader, $25,000. 306-668-2020 www.northtownmotors.com Saskatoon, SK., DL #908171.

BEHLEN STEEL BUILDINGS, quonsets, convex and rigid frame straight walls, grain tanks, metal cladding, farm - commercial. Construction and concrete crews. Guaranteed workmanship. Call your Saskatoon and northwest Behlen Distributor, Janzen Steel Buildings, 306-242-7767, Osler, SK.

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G RAIN SYSTEM S IN C. ENGINES: 353, 453, 471, 8.2L Detroit, 4BT Cummins, 3208 Cat. Call Western Diesel 1-800-667-1164. DIESEL ENGINES, OVERHAUL kits and parts for most makes. Cat, Case/IH, Cummins, Detroit, Mack. M&M Equipment Ltd., Parts and Service phone: 306-543-8377, fax: 306-543-2111, Regina, SK. USED, REBUILT or NEW engines. Specializing in Cummins, have all makes, large inventory of parts, repowering is our specialty. 1-877-557-3797, Ponoka, AB. GREAT PRICES ON new, used and remanufactured engines, parts and accessories for diesel pickups. Large inventory, engines can be shipped or installed. Give us a call or check: www.thickettenginerebuilding.ca Thickett Engine Rebuilding. 204-532-2187, Russell, MB.

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FOUR 3300 WESTEEL BINS, non-hoppered w/ladders and lid closures. Also 7 HP aeration fan. 306-259-4430, Young, SK.

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FARM AND INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICAL motor sales, service and parts. Also sale of, and repairs to, all makes and sizes of pumps and phase converters, etc. Tisdale Motor Rewinding 1984 Ltd., 306873-2881, fax 306-873-4788, 1005A- 111 Ave., Tisdale, SK. www.tismtrrewind.com

HYDRAULIC PULL SCRAPERS 10 to 25 yds., exc. cond.; Loader and scraper tires, custom conversions available. Looking for Cat cable scrapers. Quick Drain Sales Ltd., 306-231-7318, 306-682-4520 Muenster SK

SILVER STREAM SHELTERS. Super Fall Fabric Building Sale. 30x72 single black steel, $4700; 30x70 double truss P/R, $6995; 38x100 double truss P/R, $11,900; 42x100 double truss P/R, $14,250; 12-1/2 oz. tarp, 15 year warranty. Trucks running w e s t w e e k l y, d e l i v e r y a v a i l a b l e . 1-877-547-4738. silverstreamshelters.com

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EXCAVATORS: Year end clearance pricing. JD 270D, JD 240D, Cat 320. Conquest Equipment, 306-483-2500, Oxbow, SK. HYDRAULIC PULL SCRAPERS, 6 to 40 yards: Caterpillar, AC/LaPlante, LeTourneau, Kokudo, etc. PT and direct mount avail., tires also avail.; PT motor grader, $14,900; 2010 53’ Stepdeck, $24,995; New Agricart grain cart, 1050 bu., c/w tarp, $27,500. 204-822-3797, Morden, MB. SKIDSTEER ATTACHMENTS: rock buckets, dirt buckets, grapples and more top quality. Also have truck decks in stock. Quality Welding and Sales 306-731-3009 or 306-731-8195, Craven, SK. HYDRAULIC EXCAVATORS: 2008 Hitachi ZX350 LC-3. 587-991-6605, Edmonton, AB. SAND DRYING PLANT. 7 cu. yd. insulated feed hopper; 5’ dia. x24’ drum dryer/ 4 to 12 million BTU burner on nat. gas; two 20”x32’ conveyors; one 5’x14’ - 2-1/2 deck screening plant; 45 TM drive-under outload bin; 240 TM dry bulk storage hopper bin; 55’ bucket elevator; switch gear and electrical panel with 10 switches; 1982 Drott 50E track excavator. All equipment operating and in good condition. 306-945-2270, Waldheim, SK. 150 KW DIESEL generator, 480 volts, $8000; Twin disc hydraulic torque converter, $2500; Carco 80 winch powershift, free spool, $5000; Ripper to fit 740 Champion grader, $3500. 306-861-6555,Weyburn, SK

ATTACHMENTS: Skidsteer, Pallet forks, buckets, grapples, hay spears. Conquest Equipment, 306-483-2500, Oxbow, SK. CRUSHER PARTS, Call BARGER PARTS for all your crusher wear parts and repair parts. Contact Peter Gerrard or Jim Wilson at 780-438-6700, Edmonton, AB. All brands new or after market. TANDEM 40 TON Arnes low bed, Sask traile r ; 2 0 0 1 K o m at s u 2 5 0 l o a d e r. C a l l 306-246-4632, Speers, SK.

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1981 D7G CAT c/w enclosed cab, twin tilt angle blade, UC 90%, rebuilt trans., final drives, about 500 hrs. on rebuilt eng., canopy, job ready, $85,000. Warranty. Can deliver. 204-743-2324, Cypress River, MB.

EQUIPMENT RENTALS: loaders, dozers, excavators, compactors, etc. Conquest Equipment, 306-483-2500, Oxbow, SK. CAT 60, 70, 80 and 463’s available. Also Allis Chalmers direct mount scrapers. Call 306-338-7114, Clair, SK.

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HYDRAULIC SCRAPERS: LEVER 60, 70, 80, and 435, 4 - 20 yd. available, rebuilt for years of trouble-free service. Lever QUOTE Holdings Inc., 306-682-3332, Muenster SK IntegrityPostStructures.com SKIDDER CHAINS, sizes range from 30.5x32 to 35.5x32, 5/8”, 3/4”, 1” chains. AFAB INDUSTRIES POST frame buildings. Call Jim at Barger Parts, 780-438-6700, For the customer that prefers quality. 1-888-816-AFAB (2322), Rocanville, SK. Edmonton, AB. ROAD GRADERS CONVERTED to pull $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ behind large 4 WD tractors, 14’ and 16’ $ $ blade widths available. CWK Enterprises, $ 306-682-3367, 306-231-8358, Humboldt, $ $ $ SK., www.cwenterprises.ca 7 5 TR UC KLOAD S $ $ 2010 CASE 621E loader, 3000 hrs., 2.5 yd. $ 29 G AUG E FULL H AR D 100,000 P S I $ bucket w/grapple and ride control. H IG H TEN S ILE R OOFIN G & S ID IN G $ $ 306-744-7744, Saltcoats, SK. 16 C OLOUR S TO C H OOS E FR OM $ $ 2011 MIDLAND TRI-AXLE quarter frame $ B-G r. Colou red . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70¢ ft2 $ end dump, w/vibrator and liner, 2 air lift $ M u lti Colou rM illen d s . . . . . 49¢ ft2 $ axles, $45,000. 306-726-7938, Southey SK $ $

3406B, N14, SERIES 60, running engines and parts. Call Yellowhead Traders, 2006 HITACHI ZX270, LC-3, hydraulic 306-896-2882, Churchbridge, SK. excavator, c/w hyd. thumb, multi function aux. hydraulics, WB quick attach, 2 buck- 290 CUMMINS; 350 Detroit; 671 Detroit; ets, catwalks, ROPS, proheat, positive air Series 60 cores. 306-539-4642, Regina, SK shutdown, 6720 hrs., AC. 587-991-6605, Edmonton, AB.

2006 CAT 320 EXCAVATOR, QA, clean out bucket, very clean, 10,000 hrs., $65,000. 204-871-0925, MacGregor, MB.

POLE BARNS, WOODSTEEL packages, hog, chicken, and dairy barns, grain bins and hoppers. Construction and concrete crews available. Mel or Scott, MR Steel Construction, 306-978-0315, Hague, SK.

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NEERLANDIA CO-OP Neerlandia, AB 780-674-3020 PARKLAND FARM EQUIPMENT North Battleford, SK 306-445-2427 REDVERS AGR. & SUPPLY LTD. 306-452-3444 ROBERTSON IMPLEMENTS (1988) LTD. Shaunavon, SK 306-297-4131 Swift Current, SK 306-773-4948 SCHROEDER BROS. Chamberlain, SK 306-638-6305 WHITE AG SALES & SERVICE Whitewood, SK 306-735-2300 AR-MAN EQUIPMENT Vulcan, AB 403-485-6968, 1-866-485-6968 BILL’S FARM SUPPLIES INC. Stettler, AB 403-742-8327 CAOUETTE & SONS IMPLEMENTS St. Paul, AB 780-645-4422 FOSTER’S AGRI-WORLD Beaverlodge, AB 780-354-3622, 1-888-354-3620

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FERTILIZER STORAGE TANKS- 8300 Imp. gal. tanks available. Contact your nearest Flaman store or call 1-888-435-2626 or visit www.flaman.com

EQUIPMENT NEEDS ADAMS SPREADER & TENDER

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Hopper Cone for 14 ft Westeel Rosco up to 2000 bu.

• Manhole • 7 legs • 37 degree slope • Single 8x4x188w skid base

• Ladders • Remote lid opener • Safety-fil Indicator • 12 leg hopper • 37 degree slope • Manhole • Double 6x4x.188w skid base

$2,750.00 Hopper Cone for 19 ft Westeel Rosco up to 3300 bu.

$10,575.00

W ALK IN DOOR

Other sizes of new bins also available.

• Manhole • 10 legs • 37 degree slope • Single 10x4x188w skid base

REMOTE LID OPENERS For Most Sizes of Bin Starting at $129.00

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1.888.986.2946 2013 TIMPTE 3 HOPPER

2014 TIMPTE GRAIN HOPPER AVAILABLE 2012-09-27. Grain, 3 hopper, Air Ride suspension, Tridem axle, Aluminum (polished out) rims, 20 king pin, Tarp: Rollover Black, Hoppers: Ag Hopper w/3rd Hopper Black w.Interior Access steps, Width: 102in, Length: 45ft. Winnipeg, MB. Stock #DB138603

AVAILABLE 2013-11-25. Grain, Hopper, Air Ride suspension, Tandem axle, Aluminum rims, 20” king pin, Tarp: Rollover Black, Hoppers: AG Black w.Int access 5 steps, Width: 96in, Length: 40ft. Winnipeg, MB. Stock #EB144268

CALL 1991 LODE KING SUPER B Grain, Spring Ride suspension, Tridem axle, Steel rims, Tarp: Rollover , Hoppers: Ag Hoppers , Width: 102in, Length: 38ft. Brandon, MB. Stock #MW004834U

18,900

$

2011 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR +122 Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, MaxxForce 13 engine, Eaton Fuller O/D transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 78450 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 46000 lbs rear axle capacity, 4-Way rear lockup, A/C, Daily Rental Unit. Delta, BC. Stock #412951

95,000

$

2010 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISX engine (464 HP), Eaton Fuller D/O transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 555615 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, 4-Way rear lockup, A/C, Daily Rental Unit. Calgary, AB. Stock #403107

85,000

$

2009 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISX engine (455 HP), Eaton Fuller D/O transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 725000 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, 4-Way rear lockup, A/C, Air ride front axle. Winnipeg, MB. Stock #1876-09A

61,500

$

2008 GREAT DANE DECK Deck, Flatdeck, Air Ride suspension, Tandem axle, Aluminum rims, Alum w/ 4 Nailing Strips floor, 18 king pin, Winches: 18 Sliding 3-Bar, Width: 102in, Length: 48ft. Winnipeg, MB. Stock #8H709450U

19,900

$

2011 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, MaxxForce 13 engine, Eaton Fuller Ultra Shift transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 272900 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, 3-Way rear lockup, A/C, Daily Rental Unit. D’Anjou, QC. Stock #412965

94,900

$

2009 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISX engine, Eaton Fuller D/O transmission (18 speed), ABS brakes, 410225 km, 12350 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, 3-Way rear lockup, A/C. Winnipeg, MB Stock #V492773

69,000

$

2010 VOLVO VN670

CALL 2009 EAST DROP PLATFORM Deck, Hendrickson Air Ride suspension, Tridem axle, Aluminum rims, 1 1/2” EXT. Floor w/3 Nailers floor, 18 king pin, Winches: 22 Canadian Style 3-Bar, Width: 102in, Length: 53ft. Regina, SK. Stock #9RK43880U

39,900

$

2011 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, MaxxForce 13 engine, Eaton Fuller D/O transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 216233 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 46000 lbs rear axle capacity, 4-Way rear lockup, A/C, Daily Rental Unit. Regina, SK. Stock #412969

89,900

$

2009 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISX engine, Eaton Fuller D/O transmission (18 speed), ABS brakes, 862685 km, 12350 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, 3-Way rear lockup, A/C. Winnipeg, MB. Stock #V492764

61,000

$

2006 INTERNATIONAL 8600 6X2

Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISX engine, Eaton Fuller transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 819900 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 46000 lbs rear axle capacity, A/C, 300,000 km on new engine. Winnipeg, MB Stock #6146-10A

59,900

$

Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISM engine (385 HP), Eaton Fuller O/D transmission (10 speed), Air brakes, 353245 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, Diff Lock rear lockup, A/C, CLEAN P AND D TRACTOR. Regina, SK. Stock #8290-06A

52,000

$

Pre-emission Engine

1994 MANAC STORAGE VAN Storage, Tandem axle, Steel rims, Wood floor, Width: 102in, Length: 53ft. Saskatoon, SK. Stock #R1030587U

$

4,900

2011 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR AVAILABLE 2014-04-05. Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, MaxxForce 13 engine, Eaton Fuller D/O transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 436925 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 46000 lbs rear axle capacity, 4-Way rear lockup, A/C, Daily Rental Unit. Calgary, AB. Stock #413325

$

85,900

2009 INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR PREMIUM Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISX engine (455 HP), Eaton Fuller D/O transmission (13 speed), Air brakes, 728000 km, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, 4-Way rear lockup, A/C, clean food delivery tractor. D’Anjou, QC. Stock #1880-09A

$

63,500

2006 INTERNATIONAL 8600 6X4 Tandem Axle Day Cab Tractor, Cummins ISM engine (385 HP), Eaton Fuller transmission (10 speed), Air brakes, 204346 mi, 12000 lbs front axle capacity, 40000 lbs rear axle capacity, Diff Lock rear lockup, A/C. Calgary, AB Stock #0039-06A

$

49,900

Pre-emission Engine

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THE 2014

SUBARU FORESTER IS RANKED AS THE TOP-SCORING SMALL SUV BY CONSUMER REPORTS.

CHOSEN

The Newly Designed Forester earned a remarkable 88 points out of a possible 100, this score is 11 points higher than Honda CRV, 13 points higher than Toyota Rav4, and 14 points higher than Mazda CX5. The Subaru Forester the logical choice. CONSUMER REPORTS TOP SCORE FOR PREDICTED RELIABILITY

BY CONSUMER REPORTS & MOTOR TREND 2014 SUV OF THE YEAR

Q 46 MPG Q 2014 IIHS + PLUS TOP SAFETY AWARD. MSRP FROM

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204-685-2222 2007 WESTERN STAR 4900SA

515 hp Detroit, 13 sp, 12/40, 22.5” alloy wheels, 358 gears, 232 WB, 892,837 KM.

39,000

$

2008 PETERBILT 388

450 HP Cummins ISX, 13 sp, 12 front 40 rear, 3-way diff. locks, 355 gears, 22.5” alloy wheels, 244” WB, 63” mid-rise bunk, 1,005,456 KM.

39,000

$

2005 IH 9400I

2012 PETERBILT 386

450 HP Cummins ISX, 13 sp, 12/40, 22.5” alloy wheels, 206” WB, 3-way diff. locks, 3:90 gears, wet kit, 168,566 KM.

79,000

$

2010 PETERBILT 388

475 HP Cat C15, 13 sp, 12/40, 22.5” alloy wheels, 224” WB, 72” midrise bunk, 3:73 gears, 1,394,203 KM.

22,000

$

2009 KENWORTH T800

525 HP Cummins ISX, 18 sp, 12 front super 40 rear, 4-way diff. locks, 196” WB, 410 gears, 22.5” alloy wheels, 866,438 KM.

59,000

$

www.bramerauto.com

Open 24 Hours @

550 HP Cummins ISX, 18 sp, 12 front super 40 rear, 3-way diff. locks, 410 gears, 22.5” alloy wheels, 244” WB, 63” midrise bunk, 739,252 KM.

65,000

$

2005 IH 9900I

www.titantrucksales.com 2003 PETERBILT 379L

475 HP Cat C15, 13 sp, 14.6 front super 40 rear, 370 gears, 22.5” alloy wheels, 260” WB, air trac suspension, engine warranty till July 2015, 1,647,845 KM.

45,000

$

2006 VOLVO 630

19,000

$

475 HP Cummins ISX, 18 sp, 12/40, 22.5” alloy wheels, 244” WB, 3:70 gears, 72” midrise bunk, 1,370,760 KM.

37,000

$

2006 WESTERN STAR 4900

465 HP D12, 18 sp Autoshift, 14.6 front 46 rear, 430 gears, 240” WB, 927,814 KM.

27,000

$

2010 PETERBILT 388

475 HP Cummins ISX, 13 sp, 12/40, 22.5” alloy wheels, 244” WB, 3:73 gears, 72” midrise bunk, 1,409,137 KM.

2007 IH 9900I

550 HP Cummins ISX, 18 sp, 12 front super 40 rear, 3-way diff. locks, 410 gears, 22.5” alloy wheels, 244” WB, 63” midrise bunk, 806,334 KM. New engine in 2012 with warranty till March 2014.

72,000

$

450 HP Mercedes, 10 sp Eaton Autoshift, 12/40, 22.5 alloy wheels, new 20” Cancade grain box, remote gate and hoist, 1,045,311 KM.

65,000

$

2005 FREIGHTLINER COLUMBIA

450 HP Mercedes, 13 sp, 12/40, 22.5” alloy wheels, 3:90 gears, 244” WB, 1,184,389 KM.

18,000

$


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GET THE SAVINGS BEFORE THEY’RE GONE.

NOW’S THE

SMART TIME TO SAVE BIG.

We’re making room for the new 2014 models with special offers on a wide range of current-year New Holland tractors and equipment. So if you’ve waited all year to buy, now’s the SMART time to get the equipment you need and save. Don’t wait, the Year-End Clearance Event ends December 31, 2013. STOP IN TODAY!

*For commercial use only. Customer participation subject to credit qualification and approval by CNH Capital America LLC or CNH Capital Canada Ltd. See your participating New Holland dealer for details and eligibility requirements. Down payment may be required. Offer good through November 30, 2013. Not all customers or applicants may qualify for this rate or term. CNH Capital America LLC or CNH Capital Canada Ltd. Standard terms and conditions will apply. This transaction will be unconditionally interest free. Canada Example - 0.00% per annum for a total contract term of 36 months: Based on a retail contract date of October 15, 2013, with a suggested retail price on a new T7.170 tractor of C$131,116.70 customer provides down payment of C$26,212.70 and finances the balance of C$104,904.00 at 0.00% per annum for 36 months. There will be 35 equal monthly installment payments of C$2,914.00 each, the fi rst due on November 15, 2013 and one final installment of C$2,914.00 due on October 15, 2016. The total amount payable will be C$131,116.70, which includes finance charges of C$0.00. Taxes, freight, setup, delivery, additional options or attachments not included in suggested retail price. Offer subject to change or cancellations without notice. © 2013 CNH America LLC. All rights reserved. New Holland and CNH Capital are registered trademarks of CNH America LLC.

S/A Payment

$

7,718 + GST

S/A Payment

$

7,662 + GST

S/A Payment

17,479 + GST

$

S/A Payment

$

3,783 + GST

S/A Payment

$

4,665 + GST

2012 NEW HOLLAND T7.170

2013 NEW HOLLAND LM5020

2013 NEW HOLLAND T9.505

2013 NEW HOLLAND L220

2013 HONEY BEE SP36

AutoCommand CVT, suspended front axle, 125 HP, 30 mph road speed, 20.8R38 tires, electronic joystick loader ready, PTO engage on rear fender, suspended cab

85 HP, 71” total width, 3750 lb lift cap. to full height, 5500 lb max cap., 1750 lift cap. at full reach, 19’ max lift height, aux hyd. on boom, air cond., bucket and pallet forks incl in price

Powershift, 800’s, diff lock, 57 gpm pump, HID lights, full Omnistar Intellisteer, demo use 187 hrs

12 spd mech controls, enclosed cab and heater, suspension seat, high flow package, 78” low profile bucket w/bolt on cutting edge

16’ cross auger, hyd header tilt, F/A, CR or CaseIH adapter, transport, UII reel

$

347,500

$

75,000

2012 NEW HOLLAND T9.560

2006 JOHN DEERE 7520

440 HRS, 500 16 SPEED PS TRANSMISSION, 6 HYDRAULIC OUTLETS, LUXURY CAB, ELECTRIC MIRRORS, COLD WEATHER START

5801 HRS, 150 3 POINT HITCH, POWER SHIFT TRANSMISSION, 3 HYDRAULIC OUTLETS, AIR SEAT

$

25,500

$

17,600

1979 FORD FW60

2005 FLEXI-COIL SF115

5405 HRS, 335 NEW STARTER, 5405 HRS, HEAT, AIR, 4 REM, 20 SPD, DUALS

120’ WHEEL BOOM, SINGLE NOZZLE BODIES, END BOOM NOZZLES, AUTOFOLD, RINSE TANK, 1250 GAL

$

6,000

$

36,000

TRACTORS

SEEDING & TILLAGE

2012 NEW HOLLAND T9.670

2008 BOURGAULT 6450

450 HRS, 670 DIFF LOCK, 6 HYD OUTLETS, HIGH CAP DRAW BAR, LUX CAB, MEGA FLOW HYD, MONITOR $ DISPLAY..........................................

3 TANK METERING, STD AUGER WITH LISFELD HOPPER, NH3 LINE, CTM, SINGLE $ FAN, 900 SINGLES ................................

2011 NEW HOLLAND T9050

TRAILING, SINGLE FAN, CTM $ & CRA, RICE TIRES, R.T.H ......................

345,000

1215 HRS, 485 POWERSHIFT / 800 FIRESTONE TIRES, INTELLIVIEW PLUS II WITH OMNISTAR $ UNLOCKED, HID LIGHTING...............

238,000

2011 NEW HOLLAND T9050

FLEXI-COIL 5000

238,000

6000 HRS, 135 3 HYD, POWER GUARD, 3 PT HITCH, DUAL PTO, CAST REAR WHEELS, C/W 741 JD $ LOADER, BUCKET & GRAPPLE ...............

69,000

1996 NEW HOLLAND 9882

5900 HRS, 425 TIRES 710/70R38 INNER & DUALS, PERFORMANCE MONITOR, $ 12 SPD TRANS ................................

103,000

2 TANK, 300 BU, 23.1X26 REAR RICE LUG, 16.5X16.1 LUG FRONT, 6 RUN, IN CAB RATE ADJUST, $33,000 CASH

$

13,300

$

54,000

W/HYD TINE ADJUSTMENT, $ 16.5X16.1 CART TIRES..........................

1999 BRANDT QF2000

195,000 10,000

96,900

1995 BOURGAULT 3195

2003 MORRIS MAXIM II

2012 MORRIS 8370

TRAILING, MECH DRIVE, SINGLE FAN, REAR TOW HITCH

49’, 10 SPACING, LIQUID KIT, 4 STEEL PACKERS, SINGLE SHOOT, C/W 7300 MORRIS TANK

VR TBH TANK, TOPCON EAGLE MONITOR, 3RD TANK, SINGLE 17 FAN, TOW BEHIND, FIELD HITCH

$

24,500 19,500

1995 FLEXI-COIL 5000

39,000

C/W FL SC380 TANK, MIDROW, SINGLE SHOOT, 3 RUB PACK, NH3, $ VARIABLE RATE .....................................

56,000

MISCELLANEOUS

1500 GAL, 90’ BOOM, WINDSCREENS, SINGLE NOZZLE BODIES, WIND CONES, $ FOAM MARKER .....................................

$

55,000

57’, 12 SPACING WITH MID ROW SHANKS, 4 OPENERS/PACKERS, DICKIE JOHN NH3, $ LEAD 3450 TANK ..................................

SPRAYERS 1200 GAL POLY, 100’ TRUSS BOOM, 1 INLINE FILTERS, FENCE ROW NOZZLES, $ FOAM MARKER ...............................

2001 JOHN DEERE 1900

32’ AIR KIT W/ 2130 $ TANK S/N 5030 .....................................

2007 JOHN DEERE 7420

2010 MILLER CONDOR G75

FLEXI-COIL S82

BOURGAULT 8800 2001 FLEXI-COIL S85

5,900

2005 JOHN DEERE TRAIL BUCK 650

2008 HLA 3000 96 HYD ANGLING SNOW BLADE, $ WITH FLIP UP END PLATES..........................

www.farmworld.ca

3,500

CALL!

2005 SUZUKI KINGQUAD 700

SCHULTE BX-62 3PTH SNOWBLOWERS

4100 HRS, GREEN, WINCH, WINDSHIELD, NEW RUBBER @ 3300 KMS

CALL FARM WORLD AT 306-682-9920 ABOUT OUR SPECIAL PRICING!

Paul .................. 306-231-8031 Tyler.................. 306-231-6929 Perry ................. 306-231-3772

25,000

1998 BOURGAULT 5710

1996 BOURGAULT 5710

DOUBLE SHOOT AIR KIT, REAR TOW HITCH, 9.8 SPACING, TANK HAS DUAL FAN, 591 MONITOR, $95,000 IS CASH

54’, SERIES 20 MRBS, RAVEN NH3 KIT, 3/4 CHROME TIPS, 3 RUBBER PACKERS

$

125,500

$

198,000

2010 BOURGAULT 3310 PHD

2012 BOURGAULT 3320QDA

55’, 12 SPACING, DBL WALK CAST, DUAL REAR TIRES, LIQUID KIT, SINGLE SHOOT AIR KIT

SINGLE SHOOT, REAR DUALS, LIQUID KNIFE, LIQUID VR KIT, EDGE ON FRONT KNIFE HOLDER

$

38,500

1999 BOURGAULT 5710 54’, 9.8 SPACING, 3 CARBIDE TIPS, MRBS, UPDATED WIDE PIVOT, $38,500 IS CASH, 330 TRIPS

$

50,000

$

355,000

2011 BOURGAULT 3310 PHD DOUBLE SHOOT, MRB IIS, REAR DUALS, DOUBLE WALKING CASTERS, REAR DROP HITCH

$

56,000

1998 MORRIS MAXIM

2004 MORRIS MAXIM II

60’ DRILL, CARBIDE TIPS, REAR TOW HITCH, SS AIR KIT, COMES WITH MORRIS 6300 TBH CART, $50,000 CASH

60’, 10 SPACING, ATOM JET OPENERS 4, PACKERS, LIQUID KIT, DRILL ONLY

Hwy. #3, Kinistino Hwy. #5, Humboldt Hwy. #2 South, PA 306-864-3667 306-682-9920 306-922-2525 Bill .................... 306-921-7544 David H ............. 306-921-7896 Jim ................... 306-864-8003 Kelly.................. 306-961-4742

$

4,950

FOR MORE PHOTOS AND DETAILED DESCRIPTIONS OF ALL OUR USED EQUIPMENT VISIT

$

95,000

94,000

2005 BOURGAULT 6350

1215 HRS, 485 PWR SHIFT, INTELLIVIEW II PLUS, HID LIGHTS, FULL INTELLISTEER, $ OMNISTAR UNLOCKED ....................

$

Brent................. 306-232-7810 Aaron ................ 306-960-7429

Sprayer Dept., Kinistino David J. ............ 306-864-7603

Check out our website at www.farmworld.ca

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‘13 BOURGAULT Capstan Njet NH3 MRB, 66’ 3320 & 3” Openers, Dual Castors, ‘12 6550 TBH Variable Rate,

OUR INNOVATION

Deluxe Auger, Bag Lift, Dual Fans, 650 Duals.

$

387,800

ELIMINATE OVERLAPS t SAVE ON INPUT COSTS t GET BETTER YIELDS

YOUR PROFIT

‘12 SEED HAWK 65’ 30.5 Duals on Cart, 6510 & 600 TBT Double Shoot.

$

267,400

‘13 BOURGAULT Capstan Njet NH3 MRB,3” 66’ 3320 & Openers, Dual Castors, ‘12 6550 TBH Variable Rate,Deluxe Auger, Bag Lift,Dual Fans, 650 Duals.

$

320,500

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$

199,900

TRACTORS ‘12 NH T9.450 .........$235,000 ‘11 CIH 600 Quad ....$349,900 ‘09 NH 9060 ............$235,000 ‘05 CIH STX450 .......$167,400

‘06 SEED HAWK 53’ Dual Fan, Auger, Double 5310 & 397 ONBOARD Shoot. TANK

$

143,800

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$

285,000

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‘06 SEED HAWK 6010 2 OnBoard NH3 Tanks, & ‘10 6550 TBH Dual Castors, Variable

‘11 BOURGAULT 65’ Capstan Njet NH3 MRB, 3310 & ‘12 6550 TBH 3” Openers, Dual Castors,

Variable Rate, Deluxe Auger, Bag Lift, Dual Fans, 650 Duals.

$

320,500

‘10 BOURGAULT 65’ Dickey John NH3 MRB, 3310 & ‘12 6550 TBH 3” Openers, Dual Castors, Variable Rate, Deluxe Auger, Bag Lift, Dual Fans, 650 Duals.

$

294,200

‘01 SEED HAWK 60’ Variable Rate, Raven NH3 6010 & BOURGAULT Kit. 5350 TBH

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$

188,400

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$

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$

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GSI GRAIN DRYERS. Ph. Glenmor, Prince Albert, SK., 1-888-708-3739. For all your grain drying needs! www.glenmor.cc We BALE SPEAR ATTACHMENTS for all loaders and skidsteers, excellent pricing. are the GT grain dryer parts distributor. Call now 1-866-443-7444. SUKUP GRAIN DRYERS: 1 or 3 phase, liquid propane or nat. gas, canola screens. RIGHT DISCHARGE 8500 HIGHLINE bale Early order discount pricing now in effect. shredder, big tires, $17,000 OBO. Hardisty, AB. 780-888-2245, 780-888-1217 (cell) For info call: 204-998-9915, Altamont, MB. USED HAUKAAS BALE mover. 3 units 2011 GSI 1116 dryer, used for 2 seasons, available, 10 bale mover: 2006 - $19,900., c/w watch dog, $48,000. 204-379-2765 or 2007 - $20,000., 2008 - $21,500. Flaman email grouire@inetlink.ca St. Claude, MB. Sales, Nisku, AB. 1-800-352-6264.

NEW SAKUNDIAK AUGERS in Stock: Used: Brandt 10â&#x20AC;?x60â&#x20AC;&#x2122; S/A, $6500; Saskundiak HD10 1800 SLMD, $4850; Sakundiak 8â&#x20AC;?x39â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, $3500. In stock: New Convey-All TCSNH-1045 hydraulic drive, c/w mover kit, and 38 HP Kohler diesel, list $38,900. NEW 10x51 WHEATHEART auger, comes Leasing available. Call Dale at Mainway with 38 HP motor and mover kit. Get F a r m E q u i p m e n t , 3 0 6 - 5 6 7 - 3 2 8 5 o r more capacity! Call your nearest Flaman 3 0 6 - 5 6 7 - 7 2 9 9 . D av i d s o n , S K . V i ew Sales store or call 1-888-435-2626. www.mainwayfarmequipment.ca AUGERS: NEW and USED: Wheatheart, Westfield, Westeel, Sakundiak augers; Au- S A K U N D I A K A U G E R S I N S TO C K : ger SP kits; Batco conveyors; Wheatheart swings, truck loading, Hawes Agro SP post pounders. Good prices, leasing movers. Contact Hoffart Services Inc. Odessa, SK, 306-957-2033. available. Call 1-866-746-2666.

KILLBROS 1950, 2008, with scale and tarp. Call 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. 2009 DEMCO 1050, red, 900 metrics, PTO, scale, $38,900. Call 306-473-2749 or 306-640-8181, Willow Bunch, SK. N E W 4 0 0 B U. G R AV I T Y WAG O N S , $7,100; 600 bu., $12,000. Large selection used gravity wagons, 250-750 bu. Used grain carts, 450-1050 bu. 1-866-938-8537. www.zettlerfarmequipment.com BRENT AVALANCHE 1594 grain cart, TA, floater tires, auto. scale, tarp, mint cond., used 2 seasons. Call Ron 204-626-3283 or 1-855-272-5070, Sperling, MB.

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USED SEED CLEANERS: Clipper 668 air screen, 400 BPH, $38,000; Carter 32 Uniflow, 300 BPH, reconditioned w/brand new cylinders, $28,500; LMC Marc 300 gravity, 200 BPH, $25,000; LMC model 401 gravity, 100 BPH, $5,000; LMC model 641 gravity, 200 BPH, $14,000; Carter 6 roll grader, $3000; Superior T4B indent, 300 BPH, $3500; Northland trommel dockage cleaner, $2200; Crippen J-254 bean polisher system, $35,000; Clipper SX5868D, 300 BPH, $15,000. Call 1-800-667-6924 or 306-222-6173, LMC Canada, Saskatoon, SK. www.lewismcarter.com

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950 JIFFY BALE shredder, $7000 OBO. Phone 306-342-4447 or 306-441-1410, Glaslyn, SK.

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2008 JD 568 BALER, net wrap, kicker, megawide pickup, floatation tires, 12,500 bales, always shedded, exc. condition, $23,900. 306-834-2960, Kerrobert, SK.


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2002 JD 567 round baler, 1000 PTO, Mega MASSEY FERGUSON 9740, 2012, 1 of 6 Wide/ MegaTooth PU, hyd. PU, chain lube, available. Call for details 306-864-2200, variable core, twine wrap, always shedded, Kinistino, SK. vg cond. Call 780-208-3344, Innisfree, AB 2012 MF WR9740, 30’, fully loaded w/PU reel and free form roller, GPS, $104,500 OBO. 306-641-9851, Yorkton, SK.

2002 PRAIRIE STAR 4952, (MacDon) as 2008 MF 9435 25’ swather, 445 hours, PU new loaded, 540/65R24 drive tires, 2 spd. reel, Roto-Shears. Phone 204-723-0277 or hydro., c/w 25’ 972 header, hyd. fore/aft, 204-248-2372, Notre Dame, MB. dual knife drive, double swath, 85 hours, orig. owner. Also c/w 675 12’ snowblower. Asking $95,000. 250-262-9091, Taylor, BC.

2 JD 7720, turbo w/212 pickups, fine cut choppers, one w/hydro, $12,000; $9,000; Headers: JD 920F, $7000; JD 922F, $9,000. All clean, well maintained, shedded. Ph/text 780-349-0903, Westlock, AB.

2007 JD 4895, 1000 engine hours, 36’ H o n e y B e e h e a d e r, p i c k u p r e e l s . 306-782-1756, 306-621-7168, Yorkton, SK

2013 MACDON A-85, 16’ disc mower conditioner. Year end programs on now! CamDon Motors Ltd. 306-237-4212, Perdue, SK

CASE/IH COMBINES and other makes and models. 5 years interest free on most units. Call the combine superstore. Trades welcome, delivery can be arranged. Call Gord 403-308-1135, Lethbridge, AB. 2012 CASE/IH 9120, 455 threshing hrs., full auto-guidance, 520 duals, Pro700 M a g n a C u t c h o p p e r, 3 0 1 6 h e a d e r, $305,000. 204-523-6651, Killarney, MB. 2008 CASE/IH 8010, 1630 hrs., w/PU great cond. 403-308-2297, Lethbridge, AB.

2012 MACDON M155, 1013 engine hrs., 600-65R28 drive tires, HID aux. lighting, hyd. center link, c/w MacDon 35’ D60 header w/new canvas, slow spd. transport package. 306-861-1046, Weyburn, SK. 2012 MACDON M155, 35’, 380 eng. hrs, 3 1 7 h e a d e r h r s , s i n g l e k n i fe d r i ve , $125,000 780-933-2585, 780-876-2667, Debolt, AB. VERSATILE 4700, 418 header, MacDon PU reel, shedded, well maintained, $10,000. Ph/text 780-349-0903, Westlock, AB. MF 9430, 120 HP, 2 spd., 30’ swather, 750 hrs., always shedded, exc. cond., ask $74,900. Call 204-324-4277, Altona, MB.

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2009 JD 9670STS 4WD, 545 hrs., premium cab, 20.8x38’s w/duals, variable speed feeder house, small grain package, chopper, w/4WD $179,500 US or wo/4WD $169,500 US. Fairfax, MN. 320-848-2496, 320-894-6560, www.ms-diversified.com 2008 JD 9770 STS, 1100 sep. hrs, w/615 and 963D PU headers, c/w new feeder chain, gone through shop, field ready, mint, always shedded, $230,000. Three Hills, AB. 403-443-2162 or 403-443-9495.

2- 2010 CASE/IH 8120 w/634 sep. hrs, M F 9 5 6 0 , 2 0 1 2 , 7 5 0 / 6 5 R 2 6 R 1 W, c/w 2016 Swathmaster, PU headers, exc. D20.8R42 R1. 1 of 2 available. Call for cond., always shedded, $218,000. Located more details 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. in Kamsack, SK. can deliver. 204-526-0321 MF 8680 CONVENTIONAL, new SunnyCASE 9120, 2012, 16’ Case PU, 191 hrs. brook cylinder, new concave, Redekop Call for details 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK chopper, chaff spreader, stored inside. Call details and price 403-330-0968, Leth2005 CASE/IH 2388, 1600 hrs., w/PU for bridge, AB. Email: jarokosky@hotmail.com mint cond. 403-308-2297, Lethbridge, AB. 2004 CIH 2388, 1700 eng. hrs., 1400 rotor hrs., 14’ PU, mint condition. 306-675-2285 or 306-795-7004 (cell), Kelliher, SK. 2005 CHALLENGER 670, 1346 hrs., RWA, PU header, duals, lateral tilt, ($44,000 CASE 8120, 2010, 900/75R32 front, spent 166 hrs. ago) great shape, $135,000. 600/65R28 rear, 1111 hrs. Call for details Call 780-205-6789, Dewberry, AB. 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK.

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2011 NH CR9090E, 482 threshing hrs, shedded, loaded, 0 hrs. on NH Triple Inspection. Call 780-210-3799, Myrnam, AB. NH CX8090, 2009, w/NH header, 698 hrs. Call for details 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK NEW HOLLAND CX 860, 1200 sep. hrs., 14’ PU header, Michel’s hopper topper, stored inside. Call 780-323-3575, Girouxville, AB. N H CR9070, 2009. Call for details 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. 2008 9070 w/16’ PU table, duals, touch screen, many new parts, will split header, $145,900. 306-641-9851, Yorkton, SK. 2003 CX 840, 1950 eng./1500 threshing hours, Rake-Up, very good shape, $95,000 OBO. 403-652-7980, High River, AB.

GLEANER R66, 2009, w/4200 header, 752 hrs. Call for more details 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. GLEANER A86, 2011, w/4200 header, 520/85R42 duals, 350 bu. powerfold hopper. Call 306-864-2200, Kinistino, Sk. GLEANER R65, 2003 - 2005, 1755 hrs. and up. 1 of 3 available. Call for details 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK.

2007 JD 9660 WTS Walker, 615 PU, Y&M, AutoHeight, Redekop chopper, Auto Track ready, 2196/1518 hrs., 930 draper (will sell separate), reconditioned, mint, $120,000. 306-697-3417, Grenfell, SK. 1990 9600, 3000 sep. hrs., shedded, Sunnybrook bars and concave, 914 PU, $30,000. Call 306-524-4960, Semans, SK. 2006 JD 9760 STS combine, bullet rotor, 1051 sep. hrs, 1611 eng. hrs, Precision 1 5 0 0 P U h e a d e r, $ 1 5 9 , 0 0 0 O B O . 780-877-2191, 780-781-3133, Bashaw, AB

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2011 MACDON PW7 PU head, JD 60/70 hookup, under 1000 acres, like new, $19,500. 306-230-2736, Assiniboia, SK. JD 612C, 12 Row 30” chopping corn head, exc. cond., $79,900; 2008 JD 635F w/Crary airbar, good cond., shedded, $29,900. Can deliver, will deal. Call 204-324-4277, Altona, MB. RECONDITIONED rigid and flex, most makes and sizes; also header transports. Ed Lorenz, 306-344-4811, Paradise Hill, SK. www.straightcutheaders.com JOHN DEERE 653 ALL Crop 6-row header, four 30” rows, good shape, $4000. 204-655-3352, 204-655-3286, Sifton, MB. 3- 2005 HONEYBEES, 36’, w/transports, gauge wheels, 1 piece PU reels, pea augers, includes adapters for 2388 Case; JD 635F, HydraFlex, 35’ w/PU reel. Gull Lake, SK. Call 306-622-2069 or 306-671-7908. NEW 30’ AWS air reel, Case/IH 20 series fan mount and 10/20 series header mount, $8000. 306-463-8711 Marengo, SK

‘08 40’ MacDon FD70 w/ transport, dbl knife drive, new coarse cut knife sections, new adapter canvas, overall 8.5/10 condition. Incl: choice of adapters JD STS, CNH... $56,800.00 w/ warranty. Trades welcome. 1-800-667-4515. www.combineworld.com

2007 JD 9760, 1480 sep. hrs., 0 hrs. on new eng. w/2 yr. warranty, over $30,000 Greenlight, deluxe cab, long unload auger, 710/70x38 duals, Maurer big top, Contour-Master, AutoSteer ready, $150,000 OBO. Also w/wo 2008 JD 615 PU header, $20,000 OBO. 306-948-6059, Biggar, SK. 2001 9650 WALKER with PU head, Y&M Contour-Master, 2800 sep. hrs., $69,000; 1994 9400 w/PU, 2700 sep. hrs., 24,900. 306-948-7223, Biggar, SK. ’09 CIH 2016 head w/ Swathmaster 1998 JD 9610, 4100 hrs., 2500 acres on pick-up. Overall 85% cond’n. $20,800. new rub bars, concaves and feeder chain, Trades welcome. Financing available. sells with 914 PU header and 36’ HoneyBee 1-800-667-4515. www.combineworld.com header, excellent condition, $75,000 OBO. TRAILTECH 30’ HEADER transport, like 403-666-2260, 403-548-1569, Etzikom AB. new, $1600. 306-867-3424, Outlook, SK. JD 8820 TITAN II, better than average condition, $13,000. Trade for oats, canola or D7 Cat or Komatsu Cat. 204-655-3458, 204-648-7215, Sifton, MB. 1997 9600, 2900 sep. hrs., 914 header, long auger, fine cut, header heights, DAM, AHHC, new bars and chopper knives, many more new parts, exc. cond., $53,000 OBO. Call 306-423-6131, Domremy, SK.

Technology. Consider–a 3-year old John Deere 8R. When it came off the line it was AutoTrac™ Ready and JDLink™ enabled*. With one phone call to your dealer, you can begin using precision technology to help reduce inputs, improve yields, and get more done in less time. Uptime. You can’t make money standing still. Pre-owned John Deere equipment, like a 9770 Combine, comes fully supported by your John Deere dealer. The pay-off: reliable, consistent performance, backed by an unrivaled dealer network. Resale value. John Deere tractors and combines are among the best in the industry at holding their value. So when the time comes and you’re ready to trade up to another used or new John Deere tractor or combine, your investment delivers yet again. Now is a great time to buy. Visit 0DFKLQHƟQGHUFRP to search our impressive selection of used John Deere equipment, then schedule some time with your John Deere dealer DQGDVNDERXWVSHFLDOSUHRZQHGGHDOVDQGLQFHQWLYHV6SHFLDOƟQDQFLQJDOVRDYDLODEOH through John Deere Financial. New or new-to-you, Nothing Runs Like a Deere.™ $FWLYDWLRQVXEVFULSWLRQUHTXLUHG6RPHDGGWLRQDODFFHVVRULHVDQGRUFRPSRQHQWVPD\EHUHTXLUHG 6HHGHDOHUIRUGHWDLOV

2006 JD 9760 STS, 1800/2300 hrs., Greenlighted yearly, new injectors, concave, feeder house, Y&M, vg cond., $145,000. 306-230-2736, Assiniboia, SK. 6600 DIESEL, 3300 hrs., good tin, 222 straight cut header, PU header, chopper, $6750; 6600 gas, 1600 hrs., good tin, 12’ PU header, spreaders, air foil sieve, great cond, $2750. 306-640-6363, Assiniboia SK 2010 9770 STS JD, w/1615 PU header, 20.8x42 duals, large rear tires, $275,000. Call A.E. Chicoine Farm Equipment Ltd., 306-449-2255, Storthoaks, SK. 2010 JD 9770 STS, 774 sep. hrs., c/w 2012 JD 615P PU header w/only 100 hours on header, Contour-Master high torque variable spd. feeder house, high cap lift cyl., 22’ high cap unload auger, wide spread fine cut chopper, 800/70R38, small and large grain concave’s, always shedded, exc. cond., $235,000. Call Jordan anytime 403-627-9300, Pincher Creek, AB. JD MODEL 9500 combine, good cond., $ 2 9 , 0 0 0 ; Tr a d e fo r o at s o r c a n o l a . 204-655-3458, 204-648-7215, Sifton, MB.

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2002 JD 9650 STS, c/w 914 PU, 3081 sep hrs., ($36,000 in replacement threshing parts in past 700 hrs.), 4673 eng. hrs, (w/$23,400 w/o to show eng. replacement 1441 hrs. ago). Higher hrs. showing but in great condition, asking $75,000. Call Dave 780-926-0119, LaCrete, AB.

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HAGIE STS16, 2012, 120’ boom, 380/90R54, 520 floater, Norac height, SCHULTE 8’ FRONT mount snowblower, sectional control. 306-864-2200, Kinistino. model 800, fits Case 2294 or 7110, 1000 RPM or 540 RPM, good condition, $8500. 306-272-7878, 306-593-7644, Margo, SK. USED SCHULTE SDX 110 snowblower, 2010, asking $10,900. Call Flaman Sales Nisku, AB. today at 1-800-352-6264, www.flaman.com 3PT SNOWBLOWERS: AGRO Trend, made in Ontario. All oil bath gearboxes, 54”, 60”, 72”, 78”, 84”, 90”, 96”, 102”, 108”, 120”. In stock, limited quantities. Cam-Don Motors Ltd. Call 306-237-4212, Perdue, SK.

1995 50’ Melroe 218 Spra Coupe High clearance sprayer, only one previous owner, 528 hrs., always shedded. Excellent condition... $11,800.00. 1-800-667-4515, www.combineworld.com

Plu s M u ch M o re! YOUNG’S EQUIPMENT INC. For all your silage equipment needs call Kevin or Ron toll free 1-800-803-8346, Regina, SK. Bu yin g Fa rm Equ ipm en t NH FR9080 forage harvester, c/w 8 row Fo rD ism a n tlin g corn head, 15’ pickup head, 900 hrs. TRIPLE B WRECKING, wrecking tractors, 403-394-4401, Lethbridge, AB. combines, cults., drills, swathers, mixmills. etc. We buy equipment. 306-246-4260, 306-441-0655, Richard, SK. DEUTZ TRACTOR SALVAGE: Used parts for Deutz and Agco. Uncle Abes Tractor, 519-338-5769, fax 338-3963, Harriston ON 2004 BRANDT 4000 SB sprayer, 90’ booms, wind cones, foam marker, rinse kit, always shedded, small acre farm, $21,500. 306-834-2960, Kerrobert, SK. 2010 CASE/IH 160 Precision 90’ wheeled sprayer, hyd. unfold, 1350 Imp. gal. tank, autorate, touch screen monitor, induction tank, foam marker, rinse tank, dual nozzles, low acres. Mint condition. Call 780-208-3344, Innisfree, AB. 100’ AG SHIELD, 1200 gal. tank, 100 gal. wash-out tank, $15,000 OBO. 204-851-5520, Cromer, MB. 2001 QF1500 SPRAYER, 100’ with 800 gal. tank, wind cones, $12,000 OBO. Combine World 1-800-667-4515, www. 403-666-2260, 403-548-1569, Etzikom, AB combineworld.com; 20 minutes E. of Saskatoon, SK on Highway #16. Used Ag & BRANDT SB4000, 90’, 1600 gal., Norac HT Industrial equipment, new, used & rebuilt w/accumulators, shedded, $22,000 OBO. parts, & premium quality tires at unbeatable 306-725-7820, Strasbourg, SK. prices! 1 yr. warranty on all parts. Canada’s largest inventory of late model combines & swathers. Exceptional service. COMB-TRAC SALVAGE. We sell new and 2012 JD 4940, 622/246 engine/spray hrs, used parts for most makes of tractors, fully loaded. 2nd set of wheels and tires combines, balers, mixmills and swathers. (710’s) avail. 403-892-3303 Carmangay AB Phone 306-997-2209, 1-877-318-2221, Borden, SK. www.comb-tracsalvage.com 2006 JD 4920, 120’, loaded, exc., hi-flow, eductor, Trac control, Raven powerglide, We buy machinery. ultra-glide, 5-Ways, 380s, 15” spacing, $139,500. 204-242-4074, Manitou, MB. 2005 PREDATOR 2010, 103’ conventional and AirBoom, 1000 gal tank, 3-way nozzle bodies, AutoBoom shut-off, GPS EZ-Steer gallantsales.com Large inventory of new 500, crop dividers, 2 sets tires, 1800 hrs, and used potato equip. Dealer for Tristeel $110,000. 780-307-5023, Neerlandia, AB. Mfg. wash line equip. Dealer for Logan Equipment. Call Dave 204-254-8126, MB.

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2010 65â&#x20AC;&#x2122; 3310 Bourgault paralink 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, mid row shank banding, DS, rear hitch, $157,000. A.E. Chicoine Farm Equipment Ltd., 306-449-2255, Storthoaks, SK. WANTED: ATOM-JET C-shank single shoot openers (cb15) or 3/4â&#x20AC;? Bourgault knockon openers. 306-629-3811, Ernfold, SK.

2013 BOURGAULT 3320 76â&#x20AC;&#x2122; XTC drill with 7950 cart. 4.5â&#x20AC;? V-style packer, double shoot air kit for mid row shanks, liquid kit for side band with 1â&#x20AC;? knife, full blockage seed and fertilizer ISO adapter, X30 monitor and 12â&#x20AC;? auger, and bag lift. Call 306-746-7638 for info, Raymore, SK.

2010 40â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Case Precision disk air drill w/ matching 3430 tank & liquid fertilizer kit. Field ready w/ warranty. Trades welcome, transportation available. $138,800.00. 1-800-667-4515, www.combineworld.com 2012 SEED HAWK, 80-12 w/sectional control, conveyor, blockage, 800 bu. triple tank, shedded, low acres, $335,000. Call 306-483-7829, Oxbow, SK. MOON HEAVY HAUL pulling air drills/ air seeders, packer bars, Alberta and Sask. 30 years experience. Call Bob Davidson, Drumheller, AB. 403-823-0746.

2002 FLEXI-COIL 3450 TBH, 10â&#x20AC;? auger w/air seeder hopper, very good condition, double shoot, mechanical drive, rear hitch, 2010 CASE/IH PH800, c/w TBT 3430 air $37,000. Call 780-221-3980, Leduc, AB. tank, 70â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, double shoot dry, var. rate, like 2003 BOURGAULT 5710, 47â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, NH3, 5350, new, no acres, $159,900. 306-749-7731, $75,000 OBO. Located near North Dakota Birch Hills, SK. fhagmann@sasktel.net border. Call 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586. BOURGAULT PARA-LINK AIR drills, 1997 SEED HAWK, 10.5â&#x20AC;? spacing, onlarge selection of good late model units. board seed and liquid fertilizer, excellent Other makes and models avail. Will deliv- shape. Call 306-873-0214, Tisdale, SK. er. Gord 403-308-1135, Lethbridge, AB. 2003 FLEXI-COIL 5000, 57â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, double shoot, 36â&#x20AC;&#x2122; JD 730 double disc with 1900 TBT w/3450 variable rate pull behind tank, 12â&#x20AC;? cart, $34,000; JD 787 TBT cart, $12,500. spacing, seed treater, new stealth openers, Can deliver. 204-856-6119, 204-685-2896, dual castors, $82,000. 306-472-3775, Lafleche, SK. MacGregor, MB. BG 2155H, $2900; BG 2195H, $8500; BG 2009 NH (FLEXI-COIL), 51â&#x20AC;&#x2122; w/430 bu. 54â&#x20AC;&#x2122; 5710 w/5350, $85,000; BG 5710 74â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, TBH, DS, 4â&#x20AC;? rubber, vg, $104,000. Moose $95,900; BG poly packers, $6900; CIH Jaw, SK. 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586. PH800 60â&#x20AC;&#x2122; w/3430 TBT, $189,000; BG 65â&#x20AC;&#x2122; 60â&#x20AC;&#x2122; PILLAR LASER disc hoe openers on 3310 w/6700ST, $329,000; BG 4350, PDM 2009 Case/IH ADX 700 frame, w/430 bu. auger, $27,500; BG 5710 64â&#x20AC;&#x2122; w/5440, T B T, v a r i a b l e r a t e , D S , s e e d c a r t , $110,000; 2013 BG 3320 76â&#x20AC;&#x2122; w/6700ST, $175,000. 306-672-7616, 306-672-3711, loaded, $415,000; Morris Contour w/8370, Gull Lake, SK. 47â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, $135,000. Ph Hergott Farm Equipment 2007 72â&#x20AC;&#x2122; SEEDMASTER, 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, semi306-682-2592, Humboldt, SK. pneumatic tires on shank w/Bourgault 8800 BOURGAULT 40â&#x20AC;&#x2122; air drill, poly 6700 ST cart, dual wheels, conveyor, packers, harrows, 8â&#x20AC;? space, 3225 TBH cart, $230,000. A.E. Chicoine Farm Equip. Ltd. 306-449-2255, Storthoaks, SK. $32,000. Call 204-825-8121, Morden, MB. MORRIS MAXIM 34â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, single shoot, 7180 FLEXICOIL 5000 AIR drill 1720 TBH tank, t a n k , T B H , n ew B o u r ga u l t o p e n e r s . single shoot, $25,000 OBO. 306-582-4911, Glenbain, SK. 306-317-7696, Maymont, SK. BOURGAULT 5350 air tank, TBH, 2 2011 CHI (FLEX-COIL) 46â&#x20AC;&#x2122; w/430 bu. 12â&#x20AC;? 2001 CRA, DS, rice tires, 491 monitor spacing, DS, $119,000; 2003 Flexi-Coil 58â&#x20AC;&#x2122; meters, w/wiring harness, shedded, $40,000. Call w/350 bu, 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, 4â&#x20AC;? rubber, DS, 306-452-7827, Redvers, SK. $59,000; 2002 Flexi-Coil 39â&#x20AC;&#x2122; w/230 bu., 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, DS, 5.5â&#x20AC;? rubber, $57,000; 1996 Concord 4010 w/240 bu. 10â&#x20AC;? space, single shoot, Flexi-Coil 33â&#x20AC;&#x2122; w/230 bu. TBT and TBH, 12â&#x20AC;? spacing DS, 4â&#x20AC;? rubber, $47,000. Drills located in Southern SK. 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586.

2007 JOHN DEERE 1830, 57â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 10â&#x20AC;? spacing, SS, 3â&#x20AC;? stealth, all run block monitors, 3â&#x20AC;? rubber packers w/2007 JD 1910, 430 bu., conveyor auger, $60,000 OBO. Milestone, 2006 K-HART DRILL and 2006 ADX 3430 SK. Call 306-436-7727 or 306-436-4438. tank (Flexi-Coil), 60â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 10â&#x20AC;? spacing. New and 40â&#x20AC;&#x2122; JD 737 DRILL, c/w individual shank rebuilt parts, some new tires for drill also or gang packers, JD 787 230 bu. air cart, included, $100,000 OBO. 306-463-9229 or plumbed for liquid nitrogen and Alpine 306-460-7426, Eatonia, SK. phosphate w/1400 gal Bandit caddy, Atom Jet boots, nice unit and condition, $47,000. 306-531-8575, 306-771-2819, Edenwold, SK. wc.farm@hotmail.com 1999 BOURGAULT 5710, 64â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, single shoot, 3â&#x20AC;? rubber packers, w/2003 5350 tank, 3 comp., double fans, hitch for liquid cart, 2008 88â&#x20AC;&#x2122; SEEDMASTER, Comes w/wo Ag$55,000. 306-243-4242, Macrorie, SK tron 260 all seed run blockage monitor. DS and smart hitch, 1â&#x20AC;&#x2122; spacing. All seedmaster updates done. Updated front castors (new style). Cables updated to 2x2 tubing. Shedded past 2 yrs. Paint and drill in exc. cond., c/w 2008 JD 1910 430 bu. 3 tank TBH air cart, and 1900 series 270 bu. TBT air cart, asking $190,000 OBO. Text or call 306-861-5436, Francis, SK. 2008 SEEDMASTER, 80â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, w/double air shoot plus liquid kit, w/2011 Bourgault 6550, 4 tank metering, upgradDEMONSTRATOR 2013, MORRIS C2, 71â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, ed Zynx monitor, $230,000 OBO. Located 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, DS, 8650 TBT mech. Huge Fall near Regina, SK. Trent 306-540-5275 or Savings! Cam-Don Motors Ltd. Perdue, SK. Tyler 306-533-8834. 306-237-4212. 1998 MORRIS MAXIM 49â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 10â&#x20AC;? spacing, 1 2010 K-HART DRILL 66â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 10â&#x20AC;? spacing, Ag- yr. old 3â&#x20AC;? openers, 4â&#x20AC;? V-packers, SS, NH3 Tron blockage, c/w 2012 Flexi-Coil 4350 kit on coulters, Edge-On shanks $25,000 TBH mech. tank, SS, w/duals, $195,000. OBO. 306-768-7740, Carrot River, SK. 306-463-8711, Marengo, SK. WANTED: 5-1/2â&#x20AC;? RUBBER packers for 1997 BOURGAULT 5710, 60â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, SS, speed Flexi-Coil 5000, 9â&#x20AC;? spacing. Will trade lock adapters, 3/4â&#x20AC;? carbide knives, 3â&#x20AC;? steel 4-1/2â&#x20AC;? steel. 403-793-1705, Brooks, AB. packers w/mud scrapers, granular kit, 2004 5350 TBH tank, center tank meter- FLEXI-COIL 5000, 45â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 3â&#x20AC;? rubber, double ing, DS, 2 fans, rear tow hitch, $85,000. shoot, 2320, $35,000 OBO. 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586, Weyburn, SK. 306-264-3721, Mankota, SK.

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2008 BOURGAULT 84â&#x20AC;&#x2122; heavy harrow, 9/16 tines, very good shape, $34,000 OBO. Call 306-524-4567, Raymore, SK. 2008 DEGELMAN 7000, 82â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, full hyd., 5/8 tines, $35,000 OBO. Call 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586, Yorkton, SK. 2003 BOURGAULT 7200 heavy harrow 60â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, hyd. angle, $26,000 OBO. 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586, Rama, SK. DEGELMAN 80â&#x20AC;&#x2122; LANDROLLER, $54,500; 2010 Degelman 82â&#x20AC;&#x2122; heavy harrow, Valmar, $ 4 8 , 5 0 0 ; B r a n d t 7 0 â&#x20AC;&#x2122; h e av y h a r r ow, $24,900; 2011 BG 7200 72â&#x20AC;&#x2122; heavy harrow, $38,900. Call Hergott Farm Equipment 306-682-2592, Humboldt, SK. 2009 DEGELMAN LR8080 landroller, 80â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, new condition, used only 6000 acres, $55,000. 306-533-4891, Gray, SK. USED 62â&#x20AC;&#x2122; RITEWAY Harrow, comes with hydraulic tine adjustment, tines measure 24.5â&#x20AC;?. Located at Flaman Sales, Nisku, AB. 1-800-352-6264, www.flaman.com 2009 DEGELMAN 82â&#x20AC;&#x2122; harrows with Valmar, 5/8â&#x20AC;? tine, 26â&#x20AC;? length, new hoses, great shape, $48,000. 306-533-4891, Gray, SK. 2009 BOURGAULT 7200, 84â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 26â&#x20AC;? tines, full hyd., vg., $38,000 OBO. 306-563-8482 or 306-782-2586, Carman, MB. 2013 BOURGAULT 7200, 84â&#x20AC;&#x2122; heavy harrow, loaded, like new, $48,000. Millhouse Farms Inc. 306-398-4079, Cut Knife, SK. WELD-ON HEAT treated harrow teeth, 3/8â&#x20AC;?, 7/16â&#x20AC;?, 1/2â&#x20AC;?, 9/16â&#x20AC;?, 5/8â&#x20AC;? diameters. G.B. Mfg. Ltd., 306-273-4235, Yorkton, SK. BOOKING SPECIALS FOR all makes of harrow tines: mounted, standard drawbars and heavy harrows. Ex: 9/16x26â&#x20AC;? straight, 100 or more, $21.95/ea. 3/8x15â&#x20AC;? bent, (Rite-Way, Morris, Herman) 100 or more, $8.60/ea. Special ends Dec. 31, 2013. March 2014 delivery. Fouillard Implement Ltd., St. Lazare, MB., 204-683-2221.

DIAMOND TIP SCRAPERS for JD 1895 air seeder, used 1 season. Half price of new OBO. 204-782-0259, Starbuck, MB. FLEXI-COIL 1720 seed cart, 18.4x26 rears, 16.5x16.1 fronts, Phone 306-622-2069 or 2010 BOURGAULT 5710, 74â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 9.8â&#x20AC;? spacing, 306-671-7908, Gull Lake, SK. area. 3.5 steel packers, Dutch paired row knives, CASE/IH 3580 TBH tank, 2013, dual with 6700 air tank, done 14,000 acres, shoot, Deluxe auger c/w remote, 3 tank shedded, $210,000. Millhouse Farms Inc., var. rate, Ultrasonic bin level sensors, air 306-398-4079, Cut Knife, SK. velocity meter, rear folding ladder, 3 1999 FLEXI-COIL 2340 TBH cart w/3rd c o a r s e r o l l e r s , 1 e x t r a fi n e r o l l e r, tank, variable rate, semi hopper, $24,000. 800/65R32 front tires, 650/75R32 rear duals. Gord 403-308-1135, Lethbridge, AB. 306-587-2764, 306-587-7729, Cabri, SK. 2005 NH SD440, 33â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Dutch openers w/SC 1986 7200 28â&#x20AC;&#x2122; hoe drill, Bergen transport, 230 DS, var. rate, new price $62,500. working cond, new spare parts, $1400. 306-761-1235, 306-746-7330, Govan, SK. Call Greg 306-883-2568, Spiritwood, SK. SC5000, 57â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 9â&#x20AC;? with 4â&#x20AC;? rubber press, 40â&#x20AC;&#x2122; MORRIS MAXIM air drill, 10â&#x20AC;? spacings, 2 3 2 0 T B T t a n k , $ 2 9 , 9 0 0 . C a l l 7240 TBH tank, double shoot, one season on AtomJet boots, asking $36,000. 204-324-4277, Altona, MB. 306-443-2437, Alida, SK. 66â&#x20AC;&#x2122; SEEDMASTER, 2008, slim fold, tire in tire, lift hitch, smart hitch, dual caster on wings and main frame, big floatation tire on main frame, tips are at 50%, with TBH BOURGAULT 5710, 1998, 9.8â&#x20AC;? space, 3.5â&#x20AC;? 430 JD cart. Cart has duals, conveyor, rear steel packers, 330 lb. trips, 3/4â&#x20AC;? carbide hitch. Call Martin at 780-220-8144, Legal, knives. Call 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. AB. or email for pics: at cyrmr@telus.net 33â&#x20AC;&#x2122; INT. 5600 positive depth control with 4 2009 BOURGAULT 55â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Paralink drill, c/w b a r B o u r ga u l t h a r r ow s , g o o d c o n d . MRBâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s, excellent condition. 306-666-2153 306-338-2085, Kuroki, SK. or 306-662-7471, Fox Valley, SK. BOURGAULT 5350, 2000, 2 tank meter, NH3 line, RTH, brand new 3rd tank meter and rear rice tires. Contact 306-864-2200, 2001 BOURGAULT 8810 32â&#x20AC;&#x2122; air seeder, Kinistino, SK. 2135 TBH tank, always shedded, very good BOURGAULT 9200 42â&#x20AC;&#x2122; chisel plow, harcondition. 306-338-2085, Kuroki, SK. rows, $21,000. Call 204-825-8121, Mord2011 BOURGAULT 6700 full load, X20, en, MB. $159,000 OBO. Trades? 306-563-8482, 2011 WISHEK DISC, 842 LNT, 38â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, less 306-782-2586, Rama, SK. than 2000 acres, 5/8â&#x20AC;? mtd. heavy harrows, BOURGAULT 4350 CART, $29,000. Rama, 30â&#x20AC;? disc, like new cond. 306-698-2749, Wolseley, SK. SK. Call 306-563-8482 or 306-782-2586. 1999 BOURGAULT 5710 Stk# B21677D, 54â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 9.8â&#x20AC;? spacing, 3â&#x20AC;? carbide tips, MRBS, u p d at e d w i d e p i vo t , $ 3 8 , 5 0 0 C a s h . 1-888-442-6084 or www.farmworld.ca

2 0 1 1 B O U R G A U LT 3 3 1 0 P H D, S t k # PB2965, DS, MRB IIâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s, rear duals, couple walking casters, rear drop hitch, $355,000 Cash. 1-888-462-3816, www.farmworld.ca FLEXI-COIL 820 air seeder, 35â&#x20AC;&#x2122; with 1720 tank. Low acres, well kept, $33,000. Call Rob at 306-381-5622, Kyle, SK. 1999 FLEXI-COIL 2320, double shoot, TBH, excellent condition, $13,900 OBO. 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586, Yorkton, SK 2004 BOURGAULT 5350, 2 fans, 3 tank m e t e r, r e a r h i t c h , $ 3 9 , 0 0 0 O B O . 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586, Yorkton, SK

USED 22â&#x20AC;&#x2122; WISHEK disc, 2006, 842NT, Serial #2010622, $46,000. Flaman Sales, Nisku, AB. 1-800-352-6264 or visit us at www.flaman.com WINTER CASH DISCOUNTS: Discs, tillage equipment, harrows, rollers, sprayers. Extra discount at Crop Production Show, booth 156/157, Hall D. Contact Machinery Dave at 403-580-6889, Bow Island, AB. www.summersmfg.com KELLO-BILT DISC PARTS: Blades and bearings. Parts to fit most makes and models. 1-888-500-2646, Red Deer, AB. www.kelloughs.com HD KUHN ROTOSPIKE TILLER, 3 PTH, crumbler, 9â&#x20AC;&#x2122;.6â&#x20AC;?W, l000 PTO, 2 spd gearbox, $6,000 OBO. 204-648-7136, Ashville, MB. MORRIS CONCEPT 2000 DEEP TILLER. New, arrived late. 0 acres. 42â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, 755LH auto. trips, 4 bar harrow. Less than new price. 204-825-4465, Crystal City, MB. KELLO-BILT 8â&#x20AC;&#x2122; to 20â&#x20AC;&#x2122; offset discs w/24â&#x20AC;? to 36â&#x20AC;? notched blades; Kello-Bilt 24â&#x20AC;&#x2122; to 38â&#x20AC;&#x2122; tandem wing discs w/26â&#x20AC;? and 28â&#x20AC;? notched blades and oil bath bearings. Red Deer, AB. www.kelloughs.com 1-888-500-2646. 2010 SUNFLOWER 35â&#x20AC;&#x2122; DISC, like new, $36,000 OBO. 306-524-4567, Raymore, SK 24â&#x20AC;&#x2122; KELLO-BILT DISCER, $18,000 OBO. 780-888-2245, or 780-888-1217, Hardisty, AB.

1995 BOURGAULT 3195 Stk# HR3113B; trailing mechanical drive, single fan, RTH, $13,300. Call 1-888-446-9572 or www.farmworld.ca BOURGAULT 5350 air tank, dual fans, 3 tanks, rice tires, 491 HP monitorl 2008 NH ST830 tillage tool, 50â&#x20AC;&#x2122;, 12â&#x20AC;? spacing, 530 trip, w/Technotill seeding system, unit shedded, sold as unit. Contact Gregoire S e e d F a r m s L t d . 3 0 6 - 4 4 5 - 5 5 1 6 o r 2002 30â&#x20AC;&#x2122; WISHEK DISC, good condition, 306-441-7005, North Battleford, SK. $52,000 OBO. Call Mike 780-777-5364, 2011 60â&#x20AC;&#x2122; BOURGAULT DS air pack, 6â&#x20AC;? pri- Leduc, AB. mike.ohlmann@gmail.com mary manifold, $10,000. A.E. Chicoine Farm Equipment Ltd. 306-449-2255, Storthoaks, SK. 2011 BOURGAULT 9400 60â&#x20AC;&#x2122; deep tillage cultivator, heavy trips with Bourgault air p a c k , r e a r h i t c h a n d Po i r i e r b o o t s , $88,000. A.E. Chicoine Farm Equipment Ltd. 306-449-2255, Storthoaks, SK. 2012 Bourgault 3320QDA Stk# B21999A, single shoot, rear duals, liquid knife, liquid VR kit, Edge-on frnt knife holder, $198,000 Cash. 1-888-442-6084, www.farmworld.ca 2003 BOURGAULT 8810, 40â&#x20AC;&#x2122; air seeder w/NH3 mid-row banders, steel packers; 2005 Bourgault 6350 air tank, double shoot, like new. 306-230-1920, Allan, SK.

COMPLETE SHANK ASSEMBLIES: JD 1610, $135; JD 610, black, $180; JD 1600, $90; Morris 7-series, $135. 306-946-7923, 306-946-4923, Young, SK.

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FOR SALE: JD 6030, nice, $16,000 or trade for grain or D6 or D7 Cat or Komatsu Cat. 204-655-3458, 204-648-7215, Sifton, MB. 2007 JD 7520, IVT trans., 741 loader, detachable grapple fork, FWD, 3 PTH, 4400 hrs. Call 780-853-7205, Vermilion, AB. 2010 JD 9230, only 720 hrs., fully loaded including: PTO, powershift, 5 hyds, with return line, large hyd. pump., diff. lock, active seat, mint cond., $191,000 OBO. 780-689-9688, Boyle, AB. JD 1994 8770, 300 HP, 5250 hrs., 4 hyd. remotes, 24 spd, excellent cond., asking $62,000. 306-344-4568, St. Walberg, SK. 1998 JD 9400, only 1742 hrs., 12 spd, 20.8R42 Firestone triples, cast weights, one owner, shedded, one of a kind! $165,000. Call Dwayne Murray at DBM Ltd 1-800-805-0495, Melita, MB. 2012 JD 9410R, 1300 hrs., 18 spd., power shift w/efficiency manager, 710x70R42 tires, PTO, warranty. 306-752-3777, or 306-921-6697, Melfort, SK.

JD 7810 MFD, 3 PTH, c/w 740 loader, $60,000. 780-990-8412, Edmonton, AB. 1997 JD 9400, 4WD, 7265 hrs., 24 spd., weight package, new 710 tires, $105,000; ǡČ?Č&#x203A;Č&#x203A;ÇźČ&#x201D;Č?ȥȨČ?ČŁ Universal AutoSteer, activated 1800 Greenstart display, SF1 receiver, $8000; 16â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Degelman dozer blade fits 9000 series JD 4WD, hyd. angle, snow extensions, used in farmyard for snow only, $17,000. Call 306-421-1110, Torquay, SK. 2003 JD 9420 4WD, 2147 hrs, AutoTrac ready, 24 spd., 20.8R42 Firestone triples, 8 2 1 0 l b s . c a s t , t ow c a b l e p a c k a g e , 1997 AGCOSTAR 8360, 360 HP, 2925 hrs., $185,000. Call Dwayne Murray at DBM Ltd 20.8x42 duals, N14 Cummins, 100 hrs. on 1-800-805-0495, Melita, MB. new hyd. (131 litre/min.) pump, 5 remotes, Trimble AutoSteer, $75,900 or 2013 JD 9560 RT TRAC, 660 hrs, idler weights, AJ hitch, 5 hyds, 78 GPM, PTO, steer calves. 306-948-2810, Biggar, SK. HID lighting, warranty to 2018, mint cond. Call 306-526-8888, Regina, SK. 1968 JD 4020, synchromesh trans., c/w 7020 ALLIS CHALMERS diesel tractor, with JD #48 loader and Groening 3 PTH (new p o w e r s h i f t t r a n s m i s s i o n , $ 5 5 0 0 . in 2012), excellent auger tractor. Loader 306-395-2668, 306-681-7610, Chaplin, SK. frame has never been welded on, well maintained. 780-385-0373, Viking, AB. JD 3140 w/sound guard cab, AC, Quad dual hyds., 540/1000 PTO, $15,000 1998 CIH 8950, MFWD, 3 PTH, 5200 hrs., range, new inside tires, $55,000. 306-296-4769, OBO. 306-743-7622, Langenburg, SK. 306-296-4525, Frontier, SK. 1997 JD 9300, 7000 eng. hrs., radar, diff. locks, 12 spd., 4 SCVâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s, w/16â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Degleman CASE/IH 8940, 1998, FWA, powershift, 6900 dozer, 710R38 duals, GPS ready, 20.8R42 rear duals, front weights. Call $99,000 OBO. 204-851-5520, Cromer, MB. 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. 1993 CIH 9270, powershift, 6633 hrs., 9630T JOHN DEERE, premium cab and Atom Jet hyd. kit, 20.8x42 duals, always lighting pkg., 530 HP, 3500 hrs., tracks at shedded, $59,000. 204-548-2891 or 8 0 % , g r e at s h ap e , a l w ay s s h e d d e d . $208,000. Ron 204-941-0045, Rosser, MB. 204-648-3226, Gilbert Plains, MB. JD 4430 quad, 3 hyds., 85% rubber, QUAD TRAC AND PTO, 2006 STX500 HD, 1976 very nice, 36â&#x20AC;? tacks, 2900 hrs, $209,000. excellent. Call 306-744-8113, Yorkton, SK. Located Yorkton. 306-948-7223, Biggar SK JD 9630T, new 36â&#x20AC;? tracks, AutoTrac WANTED: CASE/IH 2294 FWA. Also older ready, 3400 hrs., weights, shedded, Case and JD tractors in need of repair. $199,900. Call 204-324-4277, Altona, MB. 306-395-2668, 306-681-7610, Chaplin, SK. 1998 JD 9200, 4 WD, 12 spd., 4 remotes, LIZARD CREEK REPAIR and Tractor. We 20.8x42 duals, 4170 hrs., always shedded, buy 90 and 94 Series Case, 2 WD, FWA $92,000. 306-628-7406, Prelate, SK. tractors for parts and rebuilding. Also have WANTED: JD 4650, 4850 or 4855 with r e b u i l t t r a c t o r s a n d p a r t s fo r s a l e . powershift and MFD. Call 204-655-3458 306-784-7841, Herbert, SK. or 204-648-7215, Sifton, MB. 1978 CASE 2870, 4 WD, with 7200 series 1989 JD 8760, 8500 eng. hrs., 2000 hrs. Degelman 14â&#x20AC;&#x2122; 6-way hyd. blade, 20.8x38 on new eng., radar, diff. locks, 24 spd., 4 tires dualed, unit in excellent cond., asking SCVâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s, 20.8x38 Michelin duals, GPS ready, $39,000 OBO. 403-664-0479, Oyen, AB. $55,000 OBO. 204-851-5520, Cromer, MB. 2002 STX 375, Firestone triples, power- MITCHâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S TRACTOR SALES LTD. JD 2950 shift, PTO, AutoSteer, shedded, 3100 hrs., MFWD, 3 PTH, painted, w/265 FEL; JD $150,000. Rosetown, SK. 306-831-8808. 4250 MFWD, powershift w/o FEL; JD 4440 WANTED: BLADE 14â&#x20AC;&#x2122;-16â&#x20AC;&#x2122; to fit Case/IH quad, factory duals; JD 4450, 2WD, 3 PTH, 9 2 8 0 . P h o n e 4 0 3 - 3 7 3 - 9 4 0 3 , o r 15 spd; JD 4450, MFWD, 15 spd; JD 4450, MFWD, quad; JD 6430, MFWD, 3 PTH, 20 403-373-4403, Penhold, AB. spd. w/LHR, premium, 5000 hrs; JD 7720, CASE/IH STEIGER built, 4 WD/Quads; MFWD, 3 PTH, 20 spd. w/LHR, w/746 FEL, Plus other makes and models. Call the grapple. All tractors can be sold with new Tractor Man! Trades welcome. We deliver. or used loaders. 204-750-2459, St. Claude, Gord 403-308-1135, Lethbridge, AB. MB., mitchstractorsales.com 1984 CASE/IH 4894, 7100 hrs., asking STEVEâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S TRACTOR REBUILDER looking $25,000. 306-287-4243 or 306-287-7573, for JD tractors to rebuild, Series 20s, 30s, Watson, SK. 40s or 50s, or for parts. Will pay top dollar. 2002 STX 450 quad, power shift, PTO, Now selling JD parts. 204-466-2927, 7500 hrs., $125,000. 306-831-8963, 204-871-5170, Austin, MB. Rosetown, SK. 1996 JD 8970, mint cond., 4960 hrs., al2003 CASE STX 450, PTO, 16 spd. power- ways shedded; 2004 JD 9420, mint cond., shift, weights, GPS, 710-42â&#x20AC;&#x2122;s, 3600 hrs., 3150 hrs. showing, weight pkg., shedded, both are Greenstar GPS ready, bought $167,000. 403-443-1207, Trochu, AB. new, orig. owner. 306-229-7149, Osler, SK CASE/IH 9270, 1993, with 14â&#x20AC;&#x2122; Leon blade, 2013 8360R, ILS, IVT, front duals, Firepowershift, 24.5-32 duals, 4 remotes. Call stone tires, 390 hrs., one owner, $249,500 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. U.S. 715-377-2940, Baldwin, Wisconsin. WANTED: 1026, 1456 or 826 IH tractors any condition. Call 701-240-5737, Minot, 1996 JD 7800, 2 WD, 4900 hrs., c/w duals, always shedded, vg cond., $49,000 North Dakota. OBO. For info 306-468-2070, Canwood, SK 1982 2390, approx. 7800 hrs.; 1976 870, w/FEL, cab, powershift. Good rubber on 2005 8970, 400 HP quad range, 8000 hrs., 38â&#x20AC;? radials, $62,000. Call 306-524-4960, both. 306-388-2227 leave msg Bienfait SK Semans, SK. CASE 2594, 3600 hrs., 24 spd., IHC 684 c/w FEL, 3 PTH, 2400 hrs., 403-394-4401, JD 7810; JD 7710; JD 7410. All MFWD and low hours, can be equipped with loadLethbridge, AB. ers. Call 204-522-6333, Melita, MB. 2012 500 QUAD, luxury suspended cab, 1000 PTO, diff. locks, 30â&#x20AC;? tracks, twin 1982 8640, 4 WD, w/20.8x38 duals 80%, pumps, 6 hyds., elec. mirrors, AutoSteer, PTO, 8700 hrs, good shape, $20,000. equipped w/Pro700, 495 hrs., exc. cond., 204-548-2544, Gilbert Plains, MB. $350,000. 780-618-5538, Grimshaw, AB. LOOKING FOR: JD 30, 40, 50 Series trac2010 CIH 485, 800 duals, PTO, $269,000; tor in good cond. with mechanical issues. 2010 CIH 435 Quad, PTO, $269,000; 2011 Call 306-621-7170, Yorkton, SK. CIH 450, 800 duals, $263,000; 2009 CIH 2010 JD 9530, 1500 hrs., fully equipped 535 Quad, 36â&#x20AC;? tracks, $283,900; 2012 JD with Greenstar and display. Full weights, 9460R, PTO, $279,000; NH Boomer 3045 800 rubber, great shape. Asking $232,500. w/FEL, $31,900; CIH Magnum 210, 3PTH, Call 306-421-2308, Torquay, SK. $139,000; CIH Magnum 235, low hrs, $165,000; 2003 JD 9520, PS, $169,000; 2006 JD 7520 Stk# HN3108A, 5,801 hrs., 1986 CIH 4494, $23,900; 2012 CIH 550Q, 150 HP, 2 WD, 3 point hitch, powershift PTO, $359,000. Hergott Farm Equipment trans., 3 hyd. outlets, air seats, $75,000. 1-888-446-9572 or www.farmworld.ca 306-682-2592, Humboldt, SK. 8420T, 2005, 3325 hrs., 24â&#x20AC;? tracks, GPS ready, 4 remotes, powershift, vg cond. 780-954-2005,780-283-2005,Westlock, AB 1980 CATERPILLAR D7G Crawler tractor. Eng. recently overhauled, UC redone 2 WANTED: JD MODEL 4230, 4240, 4430, yrs. ago, tracks redone, showing 4965 hrs., 4440, in nice shape w/poor or no motor. all bills of service avail. Reason for selling: 204-655-3458, 204-648-7215, Sifton, MB. Upgrading, $65,000. Call Gilbert for more 1990 JD 8100, FWA, 20.8x42 duals, 6000 info., 204-745-8029, Somerset, MB. hrs., mint, $63,900. Phone 306-948-7223, Biggar, SK. 1997 JD 9200, 4 WD, 12 spd., 4 SCV, diff 1982 JD 4440, quad range, 9137 hrs., axle lock, 20.8x42 duals, EZ-Steer 500 Autoduals. Call 306-544-2621, 306-544-7720, Steer, 4128 hrs., good shape, $98,500. Phone 780-632-8838, Mundare, AB. Hanley, SK.

   


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2007 7420 Stk# HN3300A, 6,000 hrs, 135 HP, MFWD, 3 hyd. 3 PTH, dual PTO, c/w LOADERS FOR SALE/RENT: 2004 JD 741 JD loader, bucket, grapple, $69,000. 544J, 2007 Cat 950H, 2009 Case 821. Conquest Equip., 306-483-2500, Oxbow SK 1-888-446-9572 or www.farmworld.ca 12’ LEON 6-WAY blade with snow guard, mounted on 1982 Case/IH 4490, 18.4x34 duals- 80% inside, weak powershift, WANTED: MASSEY 698 tractor, running $10,000. 306-424-2271, Montmartre, SK. or not w/wo loader. Phone 780-635-2232, 14’ DEGELMAN 4-WAY 6900 blade, fits 30, Glendon, AB. 40, 50 series JD 4 WD, $12,000 OBO. 1105 MF DIESEL tractor, w/loader and 306-449-2279, Storthoaks, SK. grapple. 306-395-2668, 306-681-7610, 8’ AND 9’ LEON dozer blades, $1600/ea. Chaplin, SK. Call 306-962-3821, Eston, SK.

2001 TR99 Combine w/ $50,000 work order, 2711 engine hrs...$69,800. Financing available. Trades welcome. 1-800-667-4515. www.combineworld.com 2012 T9.560, Stk# PN2993A, 440 hrs., 500 HP, 4 WD, 16 spd trans, 6 hyd outlets, luxury cab, cold weather start, $347,500. 1-888-462-3816 or www.farmworld.ca 2008 NH T6050, MFWD, w/Buehler 2795 loader, 3840 hrs., new Michelin’s, 4 hyds, $66,500 OBO. 306-698-7787, Wolseley, SK 2012 T9.670, Stk# HN3227A, 450 hrs., 670 HP, 4 WD, diff. lock, 6 hyd. outlets, high cap. drawbar, lux cab, $345,000. 1-888-442-3816 or www.farmworld.ca

NH 9682, 1996, 24.5x32 duals. Call 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. 2009 N/H BOOMER 8N R4 tires, CV trans., 50 HP, 10 hrs., c/w loader, $27,000, w/o loader $22,000. Ph. 250-710-1755, email darylforbes@shaw.ca Westlock, AB.

WANTED: JD 8570 tractor, with powershift a n d P TO. P h o n e : 2 0 4 - 6 5 5 - 3 4 5 8 o r WHOLE HOUSE INSTANT on demand wa204-648-7215, Sifton, MB. ter heater, approved for Canada, only WANTED: MF #36 DISCERS, all sizes, $575, 4.3 GPM, propane or natural gas. prompt pick-up. Phone 306-259-4923, R e p l a c e y o u r h o t w a t e r t a n k , 780-952-4884, Edmonton, AB. Visit our 306-946-9669, 306-946-7923, Young, SK. website: www.shop.firepitfundamentals.ca

SOLIDLOCK AND TREE ISLAND game wire and all accessories for installation. Heights WANTED PAYING CASH for old Newhouse from 26” to 120”. Ideal for elk, deer, bison, traps. All sizes, Please call 306-425-5443, sheep, swine, cattle, etc. Tom Jensen Air Ronge, SK. DOZER BLADE, SHOP built, 11’ w/exten- ph/fax 306-426-2305, Smeaton, SK. sion to 13’, 2WD or FWA tractor, 43” high, $4300. Call: 306-460-4507, Madison, SK. MULCHING - TREES, BRUSH, Stumps. 2004 DEGELMAN 6600, 14’, fits 9000 Se- Call today 306-933-2950. Visit us at: BIRD WATCHERS CALL To The Far North! ries JD 4 WD. Manual angle, low use, www.maverickconstruction.ca Bird stands and natural locations available. $13,000 OBO. Rama, SK. 306-563-8482, GUARANTEED PRESSURE TREATED fence Year round bird and wildlife watching. 306-782-2586. posts, lumber slabs and rails. Call Lehner Tree stands, ground blinds, and natural loavailable. North Western SasSTILL OVER 25 2WD and 4WD loaders Wo o d P r e s e r ve r s L t d . , a s k fo r R o n cations katchewan. Ron Kisslinger 306-822-2256 and crawlers in stock. We have dismantled 306-763-4232, Prince Albert, SK. or email: p.r.service@sasktel.net many units for parts. Large stock of new and used parts. 2 locations, over 60 years in business. Cambrian Equipment Sales, phone 204-667-2867, fax 204-667-2932, F I R E W O O D : C u t a n d s p l i t , d e l i ve r y Winnipeg, MB. available. 306-862-7831, 306-862-3086, RAIN MAKER IRRIGATION Zimmatic by Lindsay pivots/Greenfield mini pivots, KDEGELMAN 10’ BLADE, manual angle, Nipawin, SK. Line towable irrigation, spare parts/accesmounts, JD 30-50 series 2WD, $4000; JD 265 loader, bucket, joystick, $6500; Leon BLOCKED AND SPLIT seasoned Spruce sories, new and used equipment. 33 years loader 707, bucket, 4020 mounts, $2750. firewood. Call V&R Sawing, 306-232-5488, in business. www.rainmaker-irrigation.com Call 306-867-9606, Outlook, SK. Rosthern, SK. Call 780-679-7795, Camrose, AB. WANTED: USED CASE L655 self-levelling BLOCKED SEASONED JACK Pine firewood NEED TO MOVE water or irrigate? 6”-10” loader, to fit MX120. Call 780-967-3634, and wood chips for sale. Lehner Wood Pre- alum. pipe, pump units. Taber, AB. Dennis Onoway, AB. servers Ltd., 306-763-4232, Prince Albert, at: 403-308-1400, dfpickerell@shaw.ca SK. Will deliver. Self-unloading trailer. 2001 KOMATSU 250 payloader w/bucket and forks, very nice $54,500; Various BIRCH FIREWOOD, Sold in bags of apDegleman blades to fit JD tractors 8’, 10’, prox. 1/2 cord, split and seasoned, $200; 12’; Bobcat 863G w/forks and bucket. Pine also avail. in same quantity, $120. 306-246-4632, Speers, SK. 306-763-1943, Prince Albert, SK.

SUNFLOWER HARVEST SYSTEMS. Call for literature. 1-800-735-5848. Lucke Mfg., www.luckemanufacturing.com FARM MACHINERY for sale. The following equipment is being sold as the farmer has retired. 1997 JD 9100 tractor; 1990 JD 4555 tractor; 1983 JD 7721 combine; 2001 JD 1820 air drill; 2000 JD 1900 (340 bu.) air cart; 2000 MacDon Premier 1900 swather w/finger reel; 2004 NH SF 110 sprayer w/Norac height control; 2005 Morris Magnum II cultivator, 40’; CCIL 204 cultivator, 31’; Int. 310 discers, 36’; JD discers, 24’; Rite-Way harrow packer drawbar, 60’; Brandt 7” grain auger w/Wheatheart mover, 50’; Wheatheart 8” grain auger w/Wheatheart mover, 51’; 1982 GMC 3 ton truck w/strong box; 1965 Int. 2 ton truck w/wooden box. Equipment is located near Dinsmore, SK. Please call Cliff at 306-343-8664, 306-846-2175 or email cab@sasktel.net for information.

BEV’S FISH & SEAFOOD LTD., buy direct, fresh fish: Pickerel, Northern Pike, Whitefish and Lake Trout. Seafood also available. Phone toll free 1-877-434-7477, 306-763-8277, Prince Albert, SK.

OVER 20 FORKLIFTS in stock, many parted out. Over 75 sets of pallet forks from small to large. Cambrian Equipment Sales, phone 204-667-2867, fax 204-667-2932, Winnipeg, MB.

60” KUBOTA FRONT mount PTO snowblower, fits all B Series Kuobta tractors to 35 HP, $2500. 306-463-9020, Dodsland, SK. 2014 BAD BOY mowers. Pre-order yours now for 2013 pricing on 2014 mowers. Rays’ Trailer Sales. Call Cory or Don, 780-672-4596, Camrose, AB. SANCTUARY LANDSCAPE CONSULTATION Services. Shelterbelt design, yard/acreage tree planning, 35 years experience. Phone 306-695-2019, Indian Head, SK. USED BANDIT TREE Chippers 65XL, 24 HP Honda, 6” material, $6900; 95XL 50 HP Kubota Diesel, 9” material, $22,900. Call Flaman Sales, Nisku, AB. 1-800-352-6264.

2011 NH T9050, 1,215 hrs, 485 HP, 4 WD, powershift, IntelliVeiw II Plus, HID’s, full IntelliSteer Omnistar unlocked, $238,000. 1-888-442-6084 or www.farmworld.ca ESTATE SALE: 8-row Monosem corn planter c/w liquid fert. kit, $10,000; 31’ Hutchmaster disc, $5000; 1981 IHC tandem w/20’ box, $5000; 8 and 10 bottom Melroe plows, offers; 4-row SP corn harvester, $15,000; 2-row SP corn harvester, $5000. Dennis 403-308-1400, Taber, AB.

1993 Ford 9880 4WD Tractor 400HP, 7,886 hrs., $48,800.00 as is, or $59,800 with duals + 8 new radial tires. Sold w/ warranty. 1-800-667-4515, www.combineworld.com 1989 FORD 876, 5100 hrs., rubber- 40%, always shedded, very good condition. 306-338-2085, Kuroki, SK. 1979 FORD FW60 Stk# C22221, 5,405 hrs., 335 HP, 4 WD, new starter, 20 spd, duals, $25,500. 1-888-442-6084 or www.farmworld.ca

1981 835 VERSATILE, 7100 hrs., asking $20,000. 306-287-4243 or 306-287-7573, Watson, SK. 2006 VERSATILE 435, 4700 hrs, 800 rubb e r, $ 1 2 9 , 0 0 0 O B O. 3 0 6 - 5 6 3 - 8 4 8 2 , 306-782-2586, Winnipeg, MB. VERSATILE 450, 2012, 800 duals, 1 of 2 available. Call for details 306-864-2200, Kinistino, SK. 2002 BUHLER VERSATILE 2270, 4 WD, 290 HP, GPS, 3100 hrs., $86,000 OBO. 306-445-5551, North Battleford, SK.

RED ANGUS BULLS, two year olds, semen tested, guaranteed breeders, delivery available. 306-287-3900, 306-287-8006, Englefeld, SK. skinnerfarmsangus.com BRED HEIFERS: 200 Red Angus heifers. Start calving April 1st. $1450 to $1550. 306-629-7841, 306-784-7480, Morse, SK.

WANTED TO PURCHASE cull bison bulls 17 REGISTERED RED Angus open heifers, and cows for slaughter. Oak Ridge Meats excellent brood cow prospects. Call Little 204-835-2365 204-476-0147 McCreary MB de Ranch, 306-845-2406, Turtleford, SK. 15 RED ANGUS Simmental cross heifers, bred Red Angus, start calving end of Jan., $1450/ea. 204-683-2267, 204-773-6397, St. Lazare, MB.

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12 REGISTERED WHITE CHAROLAIS heifers bred to easy calving Kaboom Son for sale. Call 306-492-4634, Dundurn, SK. REG. CHAROLAIS BULLS, 2 year olds and yearlings, polled and horned, some red, quiet, hand fed. 40 plus bulls available at the ranch. Call Wilf, Cougar Hill Ranch, 306-728-2800, 306-730-8722, Melville, SK COMPLETE DISPERSAL: Reg. females, many polled and red factor, bull out June 1, ultra-sound, preg tested; 2 yr. old and yearling bulls. Over 40 yrs. of continuous breeding. Call 306-882-3163, Crossman Charolais, Rosetown, SK. 50 PUREBRED CHAROLAIS cows, white and red factor; also yearling and 2 yr. old Charolais bulls. Creedence Charolais Ranch, Ervin Zayak, Derwent, AB. 780-741-3868 or cell, 780-853-0708.

40 OLDER COWS bred Angus/Shorthorn; 30 2nd/3rd calvers bred Dexter; 25 heifers bred Dexter; Dexter bull and heifer calves. 403-845-5763, Rocky Mountain House, AB. Con tactthe L loyd m in sterExhib ition P hon e: (306) 825- 5571 Em ail: sam @ lloyd exh.com

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LAZY S BULL POWER 2014, January 25, at the ranch, Mayerthorpe, AB. 200 plus polled red and black Simmental, Angus and Beefmaker (Sim/Angus) bulls. Call ’00 LULL 644D34 TELEHANDLER, 6,000 lbs., 34’ reach, w/ cab, well maintained, good SPRUCE FOR SALE! Beautiful locally 780-785-3136, text 780-674-1048. Video shape. $29,800. Trades welcome, financing grown trees. Plan ahead and renew your online in January www.lazysranch.ca available. 1-800-667-4515. shelterbelt or landscape a new yardsite, www.combineworld.com. get the year round protection you need. FORKLIFTS FOR RENT/SALE: JCB 940, We sell on farm near Didsbury, AB. or de- BLACK ANGUS BULLS, two year olds, se800/70R/38 Goodyear tire, DT924, one 8000 lbs; 930, 6000 lbs., RT 4x4. Conquest liver anywhere in western Canada. Details men tested, guaranteed breeders, delivery phone 403-586-8733 or check out our available. 306-287-3900, 306-287-8006, pretty new, one w/blister, $3350. for both. Equipment, 306-483-2500, Oxbow, SK. website at www.didsburysprucefarms.com Call 306-725-4483, Strasbourg, SK. Englefeld, SK. skinnerfarmsangus.com REGISTERED BLACK ANGUS bred heif(5) JD 63 5 Fle x He a d e rs ers, due to calve end of February. 18 head, C a t53 5 Fle x $1600/ea. Angus Acres 780-336-6435, Kinsella, AB. C a tF3 0 Fle x BRED HEIFERS: Bred to easy calving Angus (2) JD Ad a pto rs FD 70’s bulls. Start calving April 1st. 306-287-3900 M D 900 s e rie s JD a n d NH Ad a pte rs or 306-287-8006, Engelfeld, SK.

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204-9 8 1-429 1 ODESSA ROCKPICKER SALES: New Degelman equipment, land rollers, Strawmaster, rockpickers, rock rakes, dozer blades. Phone 306-957-4403, cell 306-536-5097, Odessa, SK. DEGLEMAN LAND ROLLER, 51’, excellent s h ap e . H e e n a n A g r i L t d . , C a l l D a l e 306-539-8590, Regina, SK. ESTATE SALE: 10x70 Brandt auger, $5500; 8x46 Wheatheart auger w/mover, $7900; High Trux sprayer, $39,000; MacDon 25’ PT swather, $3000; IHC 786 MFWD, rare, $10,000. 306-563-8482, 306-782-2586, Maple Creek, SK. PTO ASSEMBLY FOR Sakundiak auger, brand new, $500; MF 35 mixmill, $350; 21’ Co-op disc, $500; 1976 GMC 1 ton flatdeck w/hoist $600. 306-567-3128 Bladworth SK

WANTED: NH BALE WAGON 1037, 1033, GENERATORS: 20 KW to 2000 KW, low 1036, 1032, JD 7810 tractor, MFWD, FEL, hour diesel and natural gas/ propane units Abraham Generator Sales Co. Phone: 3 PTH. 403-394-4401, Lethbridge, AB. 701-797-4766 or 701-371-9526, CoopersWANTED: 4 0R 6 way dozer blade to fit a town, ND. www.abrahamindustrial.com 9130 Case 4 WD. Phone 306-736-7573, DIESEL GENSET SALES AND SERVICE, Kipling, SK. 12 to 300 KW, lots of units in stock, used WANTED: Older and newer tractors, in and new, Perkins, John Deere, Deutz. We running condition or for parts. Goods Used also build custom gensets. We currently 2012 KIOTI CK30 with loader 30 HP, HST, Tractor Parts, 1-877-564-8734. have special pricing on new John Deere $19,999 plus GST cash in lieu price. Ray’s units. Call for pricing 204-792-7471. Tr a i l e r S a l e s . C a l l C o r y o r D o n , WANTED: M11-33 or M11-44 Seed-Rites with transport wheels. 306-842-6360, NEW AND USED generators, all sizes from 780-672-4596, Camrose, AB. Weyburn, SK. 5 kw to 3000 kw, gas, LPG or diesel. Phone WANTED: USED, BURNT, old or ugly trac- for availability and prices. Many used in tors. Newer models too! Smith’s Tractor stock. 204-643-5441, Fraserwood, MB. Wrecking, 1-888-676-4847. 2013 LS P7040CPS 97 HP, w/loader, FWA, 3rd function, $58,750 plus GST. LOOKING FOR: NH3 Cultivator, Bourgault Ray’s Trailer Sales. Call Cory or Don, or John Deere, 50’ to 60’. 780-954-2005, 780-283-2005, Westlock, AB. 780-672-4596, Camrose, AB. LOOKING FOR 1010 JD dozer w/inside WANTED: MASSEY 698 tractor, running or HIGH EFFICIENCY OIL furnace, with 250 mounted blade; For sale JD 350B loader. not w/wo loader. Phone 780-635-2232, gallon tank, 3 years old, $2500. Call 306-948-2048, Biggar, SK. 204-238-4964, Bowsman, MB. Glendon, AB. GRATTON COULEE AGRI PARTS LTD. Your #1 place to purchase late model combine and tractor parts. Used, new and rebuilt. www.gcparts.com Toll free 888-327-6767. MF 2675, like new tires; MF 1505, $2500; MF 255, 3 PTH; Versatile 800 Series II, $8500. 403-394-4401, Lethbridge, AB.

COMPLETE HERD DISPERSAL of 120 bison cows. Preg tested for Dec. 2013 shipping. Contact Paul 780-777-2326, Athabasca, AB NILSSON BROS. INC. buying finished bison on the rail at Lacombe, AB for Feb delivery and beyond. Fair, competitive and assured payment. Richard Bintner 306-873-3184.

Llo yd m in ster, S K/AB GRAHAM 10’ CULTIVATOR, $100; 20’ shop made field roller, $200; Wheatheart 8” hyd. binsweep, $400; 3- 500 gal. fuel tanks w/stands. 500 gal. galvanized water tank. 1200 gal. poly tank. Offers? 306-946-3656, Yellow Grass, SK.

’09 NH T7040 180HP FWA tractor 3PTH & PTO w/ FEL & grapple, 2,600 hrs. Excellent condition w/ warranty! $109,800. Trades welcome. 1-800-667-4515. Financing available. www.combineworld.com

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BISON WANTED - Canadian Prairie Bison is looking to contract grain finished bison for growing markets. Roger Provencher at 306-468-2316. roger@cdnbison.com 50 PURE WOOD/ Wood Cross bison, avg. price $2000/head. Contact Dr. Marshall Patterson, 306-475-2232, Moose Jaw, SK. 80 2011 WOOD cross bison heifers. Exposed to Wood cross bison bulls purchased at 2012 MGM Grand Genetics Sale. $2500. Derrick 306-441-5209, Meota, SK. BISON CALVES FOR sale, mixed; also bred cows for sale. Clairside Bison, 306-383-4094, Clair, SK. ELK VALLEY RANCHES, buying all ages of feeder bison. Call Frank 780-846-2980, Kitscoty, AB. or elkvalley@xplornet.com 150 HEAD 2011 bred heifers. Contact Bruce 403-651-7972, Youngstown, AB. LOOKING TO BUY 2013 calves. Also, would buy other ages. Phone Kevin at 306-429-2029, Glenavon, SK. 2012 BISON HEIFERS and bulls: quiet group of 9 animals; Also 8 exposed mature cows and one 3.5 year old bull. Call 306-961-3603, Prince Albert, SK. HERD DISPERSAL: 11 Pure Wood bison: 5 cows and 1 bull- 10 yrs old, 5 calves. 204-281-1186 leave msg, Birch River, MB. Email: lymklamb@yahoo.ca FOUR MATURE TROPHY BISON BULLS, 2013 Bison calves. Call Bob at 780-836-2689 for more info, Manning, AB. NORTHFORK- INDUSTRY LEADER for over 15 years, is looking for finished Bison, grain or grass fed. “If you have them, we want them.” Make your final call with Northfork for pricing! Guaranteed prompt payment! 514-643-4447, Winnipeg, MB. 2013 CALVES, 2012 yearlings and some c u l l c o w s fo r s a l e . 3 0 6 - 5 4 2 - 7 3 2 5 , 306-542-4498, Kamsack, SK.

DAVIDSON GELBVIEH/ LONESOME DOVE RANCH 25th Anniversary Bull Sale Saturday March 1, 2014 at Our Bull Yards (heated facility), Ponteix, SK. Dinner at 11:00 AM, Sale at 1:00 PM. Selling 85+ stout, semen and performance tested, easy fleshing purebred bulls both Red and Black. View the bull sale video at our websites or for online bidding access, register 2 days prior to the sale at www.DLMS.ca Presale viewing all day Friday, Feb. 28th. Call us anytime for catalogue or further info Davidson Gelbvieh Vernon and Eileen Davidson 306-625-3755, 306-625-7863, 306-625-7864 www.davidsongelbvieh.com or email davidsongelbvieh@sasktel.net Lonesome Dove Ranch Ross and Tara Davidson and Family, phone 306-625-3513, 306-625-7045, 306-625-7345. Website: www.davidsonlonesomedoveranch.com HERD REDUCTION: 25 One Iron com- lonesomedoveranch@sasktel.net mercial Black Angus cows; 25 Reg. Black Angus cows, start calving mid March. Preg PUREBRED GELBVIEH HERD dispersal. Will checked, Ivomec, vaccinated, asking sell whole herd or packages. All dark red in $1400; 20 Reg. Black Angus 2 yr. old bulls. color. Due to start calving Feb. 18th, 2014. Come pick them, we will winter till April, Hanna, AB. 403-854-2474 for more info. semen test. Kindersley, SK. For more info For pics: www.whiskeycreekranches.com call: 306-460-8520 or 306-460-7620. REG. AND COMMERCIAL Gelbvieh cows, GLENNIE BROS. OFFERING a strong group vet checked, safe in calf. Chad at McCoy of 18 Reg. bred heifers, AI’d to Krugerrand Cattle Co., Milestone, SK. 306-436-2086. 410H, and Cedar Ridge. Preg checked to calve from March 15 to April 30. Cattle located in Carnduff, SK. Call Wes for more info. 403-862-7578. 40 HEREFORD HEIFERS, bred Hereford, REGISTERED OPEN HEIFERS born in to calve in March and April Papers avail., 2013, sired by Sandy Bar OT 16X and MCS excellent quality, Coulee Crest Herefords, Pioneer 55X. Call Mel at MCS Angus, Randy Radau 403-227-2259, Bowden, AB. 306-554-2934, Wynyard, SK. 4 REGISTERED HEREFORD heifers, 1 black 50 REG. COWS, Canadian bloodlines. Call baldy, pick for $1550, all 5, $7250. Pasture bred Hereford, start calving March 1st. Call Belmoral Angus 306-877-2014, Dubuc, SK. Duncan or Jeff Lees 306-455-2619, BRED HEIFERS, PB Black Angus, calving 306-577-1375, Arcola, SK. April/May, papers available. Call Everblack Angus, Ernest Gibson, Vermilion, AB. 5 HEREFORD COWS bred Hereford. Three 3rd calvers, two 2nd calvers, $1200/ea. 780-853-2422. 306-274-4823, 306-274-2242, Lestock, SK. PUREBRED BLACK ANGUS long yearling bulls, replacement heifers, AI service. 5 TOP QUALITY Hereford heifers, bred Meadow Ridge Enterprises, 306-373-9140 Hereford, start calving April 1st. Phone or 306-270-6628, Saskatoon, SK. 306-922-7037, Prince Albert, SK. 40 BRED BLACK Angus cows for sale, due to calve Feb. 7th. Mostly 3, 4 and 5 yr. olds. Call 204-734-0165, Minitonas, MB. 6 REG. BRED Holstein heifers, due Jan. SELLING: BLACK ANGUS bulls. Wayside $2000 each; 5 breeding age reg. Holstein Angus, Henry and Bernie Jungwirth, bulls, $2500 each; 68 KG dairy quota, 306-256-3607, Cudworth, SK. $35000/KG. 306-697-3417, Grenfell, SK. FRESH AND SPRINGING heifers for sale. Cows and quota needed. We buy all classPUREBRED RED ANGUS cows and bred es of slaughter cattle-beef and dairy. R&F heifers. Performance tested, A1 pedigrees, Livestock Inc. Bryce Fisher, Warman, SK. 23 years of breeding and selection. Calving Phone 306-239-2298, cell 306-221-2620. April/May. Deer Range Farms, Stewart Valley, SK. 306-773-7964, 306-773-9872.

30 PUREBRED RED Angus bred heifers for sale. RSL Red Angus, Battleford, SK. 306-937-2880 or 306-441-5010 anytime. SASKOTA NATURAL is looking for finished bison and cull cows. COD, paying BRED HEIFERS: Bred to easy calving Angus market prices. “Producers working with bulls. Start calving April 1st. 306-287-3900 or 306-287-8006, Engelfeld, SK. Producers.” 306-231-9110, Quill Lake, SK.

BIG ISLAND LOWLINES Premier Breeder. Selling custom designed packages. Name your price and we will put a package together for you. Fullblood/percentage Lowline, embryos, semen. Black/Red carrier. Darrell 780-486-7553, Edmonton, AB.


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CANADIAN MAINE-ANJOU ASSOCIATION. ALBERTA TEXAS LONGHORN Association Power, performance and profit. For info on 780-387-4874, Leduc, AB. For more info. Maine-Anjou genetics. Call 403-291-7077, www.albertatexaslonghorn.com Calgary, AB., or www.maine-anjou.ca OPEN REPLACEMENT HEIFERS, Maine and Maine cross. Vaccinated and Ivomec. Call 60 MIXED BRED cows. You pick for $1300 Donaro Farm, Melfort, SK., 306-752-3808 each; take all for $1175 each. Spiritwood, or 306-921-7175, mspratt@sasktel.net SK. 306-883-2468, or cell 780-891-7334. 15 BRED COMMERCIAL cows due to calf early spring, bred Black Angus; 5 open with calves at foot. 306-222-7709, REGISTERED PB Red or Black Salers heif- cows ers, bred Salers. Elderberry Farm Salers, Saskatoon, SK. Parkside, SK. 306-747-3302. 2 0 0 YO U N G A N G U S b r e d c o w s . 306-773-1049, Swift Current, SK. GOOD BRED SIMMENTAL cross cows for sale. Call 306-984-4606, Leoville, SK. PUREBRED SHORTHORN FEMALES for sale, heifers and cows. Reds, Roans and 250 GOOD BLACK Angus Bred Heifers. Whites. Call 306-442-2090, Radville, SK. All one herd, home raised, preg. checked, calving in May and Ivomeced, $1400. Call SHORTHORNS FOR ALL the right reasons. Bernard 306-984-7272, Spiritwood, SK. Check out why and who at website Email for photos: tetrb@hotmail.com www.saskshorthorns.com Secretary BRED HEIFERS: 20 Red and 73 Black An306-577-4664, Carlyle, SK. gus and Angus cross, full health program, bred to proven easy calving bulls, exposed 60 days max. starting June 14. Choice $1500 or all $1450. St. Lazare, MB. 50 SIMM/RED ANGUS cross bred heifers 204-683-2208 or 306-434-6980 (cell), Bred to proven low BW Red Angus bulls Email: zi23@mynetset.ca out June 5th. Premium quality. Stewart Valley, SK. 306-773-7964, 306-773-9872. LOOK HERE! Select bred heifers both reds and blacks, exposed for 60 days from 5 REGISTERED PUREBRED Red Simmental June 27 to low birthweight Angus bulls. bred heifers for sale, bred to easy calving For quality in your cow herd call Scott bulls, $2500. More reg. cows available. 403-854-0230 or Justin 403-854-0073, 780-712-2096, 780-693-2124, Peers, AB. Hanna, AB. SIMMENTAL AND SIM./Angus cross bred heifers. Bred Sim./Black Angus cross bull, out for one month. Also open PB Sim. and Sim/Angus cross heifers. Curtis Mattson, 306-944-4220, Meacham, SK. 80 SIMMENTAL X HEIFERS. Bred to low birthweight Red Angus bulls, start calving March 1st. Call or text Draper Bros. at: 306-452-7197, 306-577-7869, Wawota, SK

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REG. FULLBLOOD COWS and bred heifers, 28 HOME GROWN bred Charolais and calving late Dec. to Apr. Will preg. check, Char./cross heifers, bred Red Angus, $1300 each. Ph 306-548-4340, Stenen, SK. home raised. 204-720-3103 Wawanesa MB 17 BRED HEIFERS, Simmental cross, bred 20 YOUNG RED AND BLACK Registered Black Angus, start calving mid March, preg Simmental cows, to calve Jan/Feb. Pairs checked, 1150 lb. average, $1500/ea. Call also available. For info. and pricing call 306-427-4922, Shell Lake, SK. 306-736-7877, Windthorst, SK. 80 REPUTATION RANCH raised Black Angus cross heifers, bred easy calving Black A n g u s , d u e Ap r i l 1 0 t h , $ 1 5 0 0 . C a l l SPECKLE PARK AND Polled Hereford year- 403-285-4080 evenings, Calgary, AB. ling and two year old bulls, low BW, high COMPLETE HERD DISPERSAL: 100 bred performance, semen tested, delivered. Simmental cross cows, calving Feb. 24 to Johner Stock Farm, David: 306-893-2714, Ap r i l 1 5 , 2 0 1 4 , $ 1 5 0 0 e a c h . P h o n e or Justin: 306-893-2667, Maidstone, SK. 306-344-4891, Paradise Hill, SK.

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REG. QUARTERHORSES, BROKE, unbroke and started. New and used hand made saddles, custom holsters, scabbards, and tack. 306-228-2804, Unity, SK. BRED COWS. 125 Young Charolais and 18 YEAR OLD black mare purebred QH. Angus cross, bred to Charolais bulls, June Great for kids, $3000 saddle included. Call 1 to July 31. Quiet herd, $1350. Rosetown, 587-281-5186, Wainwright, AB. SK. 306-831-7332 or 306-882-3239. 50 BRED COWS, good shape, $1000 each. Start calving end of March. 306-283-4747, WWW.ELLIOTTCUTTINGHORSES.COM 306-220-0429, Langham, SK. 35 plus years of training, showing, sales, 7 BRED SIMM./ Red Angus cross heifers, clinics, lessons. Clifford and Sandra Elliott, bred Black Angus, good quality, $1500 Paynton, SK. Phone 306-895-2107. each OBO. 306-728-5146, Melville, SK. COLT STARTING FOR the ranch or arena. TOP QUALITY Red Angus/Simmental cross Q u a l i t y . E x p e r i e n c e . R e s u l t s . heifers bred Red Angus; Black Angus/Black 306-861-9244, Weyburn, SK. Simmental cross heifers bred Black Angus; QH MARE TEAM, well broke, bay, 7 and 12 Red Angus/Red Simmental cross 3 year years, $2500. 306-877-2014, Dubuc, SK. olds bred Red Simmental. Call Oberle Farms Ltd., Kelly at 306-297-9366 or Ralph TRIM BOSS: The Power Hoof Trimmer. Take the work out of hoof trimming. Trim 306-297-7979, Shaunavon, SK. wall, sole and flare on saddle horses, GOOD QUALITY BRED HEIFERS. Red drafts and minis. Call 780-898-3752, Alder Angus, Red Angus cross Hereford and Red Flats, AB. www.trimboss.ca Angus cross Simmental. Bred Red Angus. Ferguson Stock Farm Ltd., 306-895-4825, WILL BREAK HORSES to drive. Call or text 306-814-0014, Preeceville, SK. Paynton, SK. BRED MARES, COLTS and 2 year old phil60 BLACK ANGUS/SIMMENTAL bred lies for sale. Priced from $500-$1500. Call heifers, some white faces, bred to reg. 306-549-4910, Hafford, SK. Black Angus bulls, July 1 - Sept 30. Choice $1550, take all $1500. 306-842-5055 or 306-861-0753, Weyburn, SK. 70 HOME GROWN top quality bred heifers. FOR SALE: SANTA CLAUS CUTTERS, bob40+ Red Angus cross and Hereford. 26 sleighs, buggies, miniature buggies or Blacks. Bred to calving ease Black Angus wagons, all new or completely rebuilt. Call bulls. Preg. checked, mid March calving 306-483-7964, Frobisher, SK. start. Also 14 bred cows. Up-to-date on vaccinations and Ivomeced. From well established herd. Winston, Aaron, or Meggan Hougham call 306-344-4913, Frenchman Butte, SK. magnumranching@gmail.com BRED HEIFERS, black and black white face, FLOCK DISPERSALS: SATURDAY, Jan. 18 and Red Angus cross heifers, bred Black 1:00PM Johnstone Auction Mart, Moose Jaw, SK. Rafter S Ranch, 400+ Suffolk x Angus. 306-493-2969, Delisle, SK. Canadian Arcott ewes bred for March and HERD DISPERSAL: 35 commercial cows, Lane Family Farms, 80 Ewes bred for May. Charolais/Angus/Limousin bred to Angus Visit: johnstoneauction.ca for details and or Hereford Bull, $1400 choice or $1250 pictures. PL# 914447. for all. Call 306-963-2731, Imperial, SK. 200 QUALITY RANCH raised Red and Black Angus heifers, bred to the same bull out May 20th. You pick $1450, gate, $1400. 280 RAMBOUILLET EWES, 180 under three years, $225 each; 300 grass fed 403-308-4200, Arrowwood, AB. market lambs, born April, $120 each. BLACK, RED AND BALDIE Angus bred 250-457-9399, Clinton, BC. h e i fe r s fo r s a l e , g o o d q u a l i t y. C a l l 70 PUREBRED ROMANOV ewes, 2.7% 306-466-4428, Leask, SK. lambing, 2-4 yrs. old, asking $240/ea Goodeve, SK. 306-728-9535, 306-876-4989. RK AN IM AL S UPPL IES - Be o n ta rget. SUNGOLD SPECIALTY MEATS. We want Us e the p ro d u cts en d o rs ed b y the your lambs. Have you got finished (fat) p ro fes s io n a ls . RK & S UL L IV AN S UPPL IES lambs or feeder lambs for sale? Call Dwayne at: 403-894-4388 or Cathy at: Fo r a fre e c a ta lo gu e : 1-8 00-440-26 9 4 1-800-363-6602 for terms and pricing. www.sungoldmeats.com S hop O n lin e

w w w .rka n im a lsu pplies.co m TOP QUALITY BRED heifers, home raised off Hereford/Red Angus cross cows. Sired by Red Simmental bulls, bred to easy calving Red Angus bulls. Bulls out June 20th. Call Don Lees 306-455-2615 or cell 306-577-9068. Arcola, SK. 20 RED AND 20 Black heifers, had 1 calf, o f fe r s ; A l s o 5 0 b l a c k c o w s . P h o n e 306-283-4747, Langham, SK.

LAKELAND DELUXE SPIN trim chute for hoof trimming etc. on sheep and goats. Brand new, $1800 OBO. 306-592-4545, Theodore, SK. SHEEP DEVELOPMENT BOARD offers extension, marketing services and a full line of sheep and goat supplies. 306-933-5200, Saskatoon, SK.

15 HEAD LIMO cross Angus cows, bred Charolais, 4-7 years old, start calving Mar., $1400 OBO. 306-497-2900, Hafford, SK. 4 RED BLAZED FACED and 7 tan/TWF bred heifers, (1200 lbs.), calving in Feb. WA N T E D : F U L L B L O O D m a l e b o a r. 306-469-4949, Big River, SK. Contact Brian 780-608-7360, Heisler, AB. BUYING WILD BOAR pigs/swine for 20 years, all sizes. 1-877-226-1395. Highest $$$. www.canadianheritagemeats.com WANTED: CULL COWS for slaughter. For bookings call Kelly at Drake Meat Processors, 306-363-2117, ext. 111, Drake, SK. WILL CUSTOM FEED 50 to 60 young bred BERKSHIRE BOARS AND Gilts; Also Tamcows. Lots of feed, shelter and good water. sworth. Delivery avail at cost. Troy CollinMay calve out if they are Apr/May calvers. gridge, 204-828-3317, St. Claude, MB. 306-647-2118, 306-620-8343 Theodore SK BUYING: PIGS/SWINE, raised outside, all sizes. Highest $$$. 1-877-226-1395. www.canadianheritagemeats.com

MAMMOTH DONKEYS, $500 each. Yearling Jacks and Jennys. Call 204-434-6132, Steinbach, MB. NORTHFORK- INDUSTRY LEADER for 15 years, is looking for Elk. “If you BRED MARES, 1 and 2 year old fillies, over them, we want them.” Make your figeldings and weanlings. 306-355-2399, have nal call with Northfork for pricing! GuaranParkbeg, SK. www.doubledminatures.com teed prompt payment! 514-643-4447, Winnipeg, MB. WANTED: HYDRAULIC ELK squeeze, near 15 PAINT PONIES, great colors, 12 to 14 Big River, SK. area. Call 306-469-4949 HH. Call 306-752-3712, Melfort, SK. STALLIONS, GELDINGS, MARES. Phone: 306-283-4495, Langham, SK. Website: CATCH THE HABIT, eat Sask. rabbit. For www.livingwaterpaintsandquarters.com sale: oven ready meat, breeding stock, and furs, colored and white. Call Joy at 306-744-2508, Saltcoats, SK.

2009 HIGHLINE BALE Pro 8100 w/fine cut chopper, right hand discharge, HD 1000 RPM power shaft, excellent condition, $16,000; Also, complete calving camera package w/2 wireless cameras, cables and controller, used two seasons, $2750. 306-456-2596, 306-861-6849, Tribune, SK

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PORTABLE PANELS 30’ freestanding 3bar windbreak frames, 5-bar, 4-bar panels w/wo double hinge gates and more. On farm welding. Oxbow, SK., 306-485-8559, 306-483-2199. 6600 HIGHLINE BALE shredder, upgraded to 6800 w/new PTO, good shape, $5000. Pictures available. Phone 306-463-3132, 306-460-7837, Kindersley, SK. 250 JIFFY BUNK feeder with scale, 1000 PTO, good shape, $6500. 780-853-2275, Vermilion, AB. HIGHLINE BALE SHREDDER 6600, mint c o n d i t i o n , u s e d ve r y l i t t l e , $ 4 5 0 0 . 306-939-4480, Earl Grey, SK. FREE STANDING CORRAL panels and windbreak frame for cattle, horse, bison and sheep. Large variety of length, height and bar spacings. Sample price: 21’x6 bar, 5’HLW, $199; 21’x5 bar, 5’H, very sturdy, $239; 24’x5 bar, 5’H, med. duty, $239; 21’x7 bar, 6’H bison, $299; 30’ windbreak frames $399 less boards; New mount to post continuous corral panels, 24’x5 bar, $169. Haysaver horse feeders, feed troughs, bunk feeder panels and RB feeders. Call Jack Taylor 1-866-500-2276. www.affordablebarns.com GALLAGHER FENCING SUPPLIES. Fencing supplies and water bowls. Call Kevin Elmy 306-744-2332, www.friendlyacres.sk.ca Saltcoats, SK.

AQUA THERM A pasture proven trough. Winter water problems? Solved! No electricity required. 3 sizes - 100, 200 and 525 ga l l o n . Ke l l n S o l a r, L u m s d e n , S K . 1-888-731-8882, www.kellnsolar.com CUSTOM BUILT panels, windbreaks, round bale feeders and easy roll wire rollers. Call LOOKING FOR 358 or 359 mixer mill, 306-984-7861, Mistatim, SK. must be in good shape. 403-577-2479, ARROW FARMQUIP LIVESTOCK handling Consort, AB. solutions: Portable windbreaks. Custom built panels and gates. 1-866-354-7655, MODEL 8000 HIGHLINE bale shredder w/feed chopper. Phone 306-744-7744, Mossbank, SK. Saltcoats, SK. USED JIFFY SLIDE-IN round bale handler, in good condition. Phone 403-627-2601, GREG’S WELDING: Free standing corral panels, windbreak panels, calf shelters, Pincher Creek, AB. belting troughs, etc. Many different styles HIGHLINE 8100 SHREDDER, c/w 30 bu. to choose from. Call for pricing, delivery grain tank and chopper. 306-642-4015, available. 306-768-8555, Carrot River, SK. Assiniboia, SK. FOR SALE: SLIDE IN 40 bushel hopper FOR SALE: ROLLER mill, 5 HP electric mo- fe e d e r fo r p e l l e t s o r g r a i n . P h o n e tor. Phone 306-845-2665, Turtleford, SK. 403-627-2601, Pincher Creek, AB.

SELL OUT: 11 spotted draft mares, two stallions. All are black/white, 16.2-18 HH, 1700-2200 lbs. Ph. Kevin at 306-429-2029, 2010 SUPREME 900 mixer wagon, big Glenavon, SK. f l o t at i o n t i r e s , L / R h a n d c o nveyo r, For more information and to register visit: BRED MARES, Some old type. Yearlings, $47,000 OBO. 780-305-6931, Barrhead, AB colts, some cross, 4 gray geldings broke to JIFFY BALE SHREDDER, good condition, www.saskbeefconference.com 1999 JD 135 mixer wagon, good shape, drive, teams. 306-387-6572, Marshall, SK. $6000. 780-305-3547, Neerlandia, AB. c/w scale. 780-741-2380, Derwent AB. WINDBREAK PANELS, up S ATURDAY, JAN UARY 25, 2014 12 n o o n M S T FREESTANDING to 30’ (2-3/8” oilfield pipe); Square bale MOCCASINS/ MUKLUKS, many colours feeders, any size; Can build other things. and styles. AJ Shoe Renue, ConfederaElkhorn, MB. 204-851-6423, leave msg. 375 bulls tion Mall 306-683-0835, Saskatoon, SK. Pho n e fo r free ca ta lo gu e/DV D FROSTFREE NOSEPUMPS: Energy free (catalogue/dvd online now ) solution to livestock watering. No power required to heat or pump. Prevents contamination. Grants avail. 1-866-843-6744. www.frostfreenosepumps.com SOLD CATTLE: HAYBUSTER bale shredder, 2 metal 1500 bu. self-feeders, Leon 425 manure spreader, 2 NH 357 and 358 mix- PRO-CERT ORGANIC CERTIFICATION. 8 0 Red Angus 80 Red Super B aldies 75 B lack A ngus 65 B lack Super B aldies 35 Super G uppies 60 Charolais Dehorned Herefords 35 H-2’s mills, etc. 306-753-2842, 306-753-8069, Canadian family owned. No Royalties! Ph. (Falls & Tw o’s) (Falls & Tw o’s) (Falls & Tw o’s) (Falls,Tw o’s & Yearlings) (Falls & Tw o’s) (Tw o’s) (Falls) (Falls & Tw o’s) Macklin, SK. 306-382-1299 or visit www.pro-cert.org


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BUYING ORGANIC WHEAT- Nutrasun Foods is buying Organic Wheat for our SINGLE? WINTER IS the perfect time to fall in love and hibernate with someone! flour mill in Regina, SK. Ph. 306-751-2040. Meet the Matchmaker! In-person interviews January 28th and 29th in Regina and GOT GRAIN FOR SALE? All organic Saskatoon. 19 years successful matchmakwheats, feed barley, feed oats, brown flax ing. Call to book your appointment: and spelt. Call Growers International today Camelot Introductions, 204-888-1529 306-652-4529, Saskatoon, SK. www.camelotintroductions.com

LAC DES ISLES- 5 acre treed lake lot, $295,000. 2 acre lot, $125,000 near boat launch. Adjacent to Meadow Lake Prov. Park area. $10,000 down, remainder due Jan 1. 306-373-4808, loiselh@msn.com

WANTED: ORGANIC, HEATED or FEED QUALITY FLAX, feed peas, soy beans, lentils. 204-379-2451, St. Claude, MB.

WARMAN HOMES. LOTS for sale in Langham, SK. or Warman Legends or Southlands. www.warmanhomes.ca to view or call 1-866-933-9595.

CEDAR LOG HOMES AND CABINS, sidings, paneling, decking. Fir and Hemlock flooring, timbers, special orders. Rouck Bros., Lumby, BC. www.rouckbros.com WANTED: BUYING ORGANIC GRAINS. QUALITY BACHELORS and Bachelorettes 1-800-960-3388. FOB farm or delivered, Loreburn, SK. Call wanted. Ladies free. Don’t be lonely for F.W. Cobs Company ph. 1-888-531-4888. Christmas! Call Cheryl at 1-877-247-4399.

SELLING ORGANIC SEED barley and organic feed barley. Also oats from transition fields. Delivery avail. Phone 780-632-1177 or 780-658-2415, Vegreville, AB.

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BORDER COLLIE PUPS out of good working parents. Over 20 years breeding - pup guaranteed. 204-365-0372, Strathclair, MB www.riverhillsranchltd.com PB AUSTRALIAN SHEPARD PUPS from working parents, tails docked, ready to go, $300/ea. 780-853-2783, Vermilion, AB.

REGISTERED BORDER COLLIE pups TRADE AND EXPORT Canada now buying black/white, ready for Christmas. Richard organic grains: wheat, flax, peas, oats and Smith 780-846-2643, Kitscoty, AB. barley. Quick payment. 1-877-339-1959. BORDER COLLIE/HEALER pups, first shots, BEST COOKING PULSES accepting samples ready to go December 22, 2013, come of organic and conventional green/yellow from good working parents, $75/ea. Call peas for 2013/2014 crop year. Matt 306-276-2319, White Fox, SK. 306-586-7111, Rowatt, SK COYOTE OR WOLF problems on your farm? Sarplaninac puppies. Strong guarding qualities, good work ethics, amazing livestock guardians, exc. personal protecWANTED CERTIFIED ORGANIC grass fed tion dogs. Ph 204-638-8854, Dauphin, MB. slaughter beef. Peter Lundgard, Nature’s FEMALE AUSTRALIAN/ SHEPHERD/ Blue Way Farm, 780-338-2934, Grimshaw, AB. Heeler cross pup, 9 wks. old, $150. Call 403-318-8135, Delburne, AB. BORDER COLLIE PUPS, good bloodline. Born August 30. Black/white, 3 males. 780-857-2131, Czar, AB.

WELL ESTABLISHED 3456 sq. ft. Autobody Repair business located in the heart of potash country in East Central SK. Excellent Clientele, large area to draw from with unlimited potential. 72x146’ lot with MALE SEEKING FEMALE to travel and work adjacent 80x146’ lot, next to Yellowhead together. I am 66 years old, non-drinker, Hwy at major intersection. 306-621-7722, non-smoker, Christian, semi-retired from 306-399-7723, Churchbridge, SK. farming living in West Central, SK. Please reply to: Box 5594, c/o The Western Pro- FORMALLY THE MOSSBANK Noodle Factoducer, Saskatoon, SK. S7K 2C4. ry, 7500 sq. ft. commercial building with adjoining Atco trailer office. Three phase NW SASK., SWM, 51, never married, no power, large water supply, boiler, large lot children, handsome, seeks 35-45 SWF, no included, Mossbank, SK. 306-476-2501. children, attractive. Likes fishing, camping, farming lifestyle, for long term relation- COSTA RICA PACIFIC coast beach propship. Box 2006, c/o The Western Producer, erty, zoned commercial hotel, permits in place to rebuild w/liquor license. For Saskatoon, SK, S7K 2C4. sale/trade. Approx. value, $650,000. Email GWM RANCH HAND 54, non-smoker, seeks duckdodger@sasktel.net same in East Central, AB. Please reply to: WARMAN HOMES CUSTOM built commerBox 2004, c/o The Western Producer, cial buildings, to your plan or ours. Call Saskatoon, SK. S7K 2C4. 1-866-933-9595 or www.warmanhomes.ca

TO BE MOVED: 1440 sq. ft. bungalow, very well built, open floor plan, 10’ walls, oak kitchen, make exc. cabin or home. R A N C H R E C R E AT I O N , R A D I U M H o t 306-281-8398, Saskatoon, SK. Springs, BC. Private Sale, Security $2.5 WARMAN HOMES RTM homes ready to million. Visit: recreationestate.weebly.com g o ! M t . R o b s o n , 1 4 4 3 s q . f t . w a s 309 ACRE FERTILE farm, updated 2900 sq. $161,715. Sale price $155,943. Call ft. house, outbuildings, Skeena frontage, 1-866-933-9595, www.warmanhomes.ca Steelhead fishing, $850,000. Hazelton, BC. WARMAN HOMES RTM homes ready to Call 250-842-5400, trakehnerhof.ca go! Mt. Vanier, 1680 sq. ft. was $222,083. Sale price $215,363. Call 1-866-933-9595 or go to www.warmanhomes.ca ALBERTA LAND: #1710- COALDALE: PROPERTY FOR SALE: 504 Calgary Street, Modern 325 sow farrow to finish operation in Broadview, SK. All offers will be consid- isolated from close neighbours, new hog ered. Ph Carol at Affinity CU 306-385-4532 finishing barn, new feed mill, permit to expand to 500 sows, 1762 sq. ft. home and TO BE MOVED: 1963 bungalow with 2 car shop. #2062- MEDICINE HAT: Fully opattached garage, 1300 sq. ft., main floor erational Greenhouse & Garden Centre lofully renovated, 2/3 hardwood floor. Sell- cated between Medicine Hat and Dunmore ing with stove, fridge, furnace, water along the Trans-Canada Highway. #2065treatment system, hot water heater and PICTURE BUTTE: Large irrigated crop sewage pump, asking $80,000. Call and livestock operation near Picture Butte. 306-338-7114, Clair, SK. 928 acres, almost all pivot irrigated, and 870.3 acres of LNID water rights. #2067LEGAL: Modern Broiler Breeder farm north of Edmonton with 60 acres, 3 barns, MEDALLION HOMES 1-800-249-3969 and 18,131 units annualized quota. Nice Immediate delivery: New 16’ and 20’ home. Excellent location on Hwy. #2. modular homes; Also used 14’ and 16’ ID#100139- Great starter crop farm, 320 homes. Now available: Lake homes. acres flood irrigated land with gated pipe, Medallion Homes, 306-764-2121, Prince good set of buildings, just off Hwy #36 west of Scandia. ID#100148- BROOKS, Albert, SK. approx. 375 acres, 124 acres EID irrigation rights, 1998 pivot, 8” underground mainline, pumping unit, 2290 sq. ft. home, MARVIN HOMES, BUILDING RTM’S since large heated shop, corrals for 60 head of 1976: 1320 sq.ft., 3 bdrm, $75,000 and a cattle, $27,000 surface lease revenue. 1520 sq.ft, 3 bdrm., $90,000. Call Marvin ID#100149 QUESNEL, BC. Nazko Valley Homes 204-326-1493 or 204-355-8484, Ranch has 431 acres and Indian Head Ranch has 160 acres. Located 100 kms Steinbach, MB. www.marvinhomes.ca west of Quesnel. Main house, cabins, 2 shops, barns, outbuildings, corrals, cross fencing, river views. Not in the ALR. Real E s t a t e C e n t re , 1 - 8 6 6 - 3 4 5 - 3 4 1 4 , www.farmrealestate.com A GREAT INVESTMENT Recreational Quarter West of Red Deer. Log home, 2 year-round cabins, log shop, large pole barn and corrals, Clearwater River frontage, 2 creeks with fish. Surface leases, large gravel deposit; Large grain and ranch property west of Edmonton. Exclusive. LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ. REAL ESTATE! Other ranches and pasture properties. I Inexpensive warm winter homes. Dave specialize in agricultural properties. Don Chambers, 928-846-1443, Re/Max Pres- J a r r e t t , R e a l t y E xe c u t i ve s L e a d i n g , 780-991-1180, Spruce Grove, AB. tige Properties, findlakehavasuhomes.com LOT WITH VIEWS of the ocean, good FOR RENT: FARMLAND, one block (16 road, septic, impressive rock retainer wall, quarters, all together) in Bindloss, AB area. close to international airport. Ready for a Owner retiring. Call 403-528-5425. home, San Agustinillo, Oaxaca, Mexico, AGRICULTURAL LAND FOR SALE, 2880 $55,000 firm. 780-864-0042, Spirit River, acres on Hwy. #23, beautiful mountain AB. or E-mail: fleetham@abnorth.com view, lots of water (3 artesian wells and creek). Private sale, brokers welTIMESHARE VACATION for sale, Las Vegas large Call Don 403-558-2345, Brant, AB. 2 bedroom w/full kitchen. Selling due to come. suzannedepaoli@yahoo.com health. 306-453-2958, Carlyle, SK. 298 ACRES CULT. farmland 2.5 miles east MESA, ARIZONA: Good Life RV Park, 1992 of Tofield, AB. on 626. Good #2 soil, no Fleetwood Park model, fully furnished, bush, no stones, very flat, annual surface laminate floors, 17x33’ covered painted lease revenue $3200. MLS MH0026833 patio, 12x8’ shed, exc. cond., ready to S o u t h l a n d R e a l t y, c a l l L e n R e m p e l move in, $9700 US funds. 306-642-4640. 306-741-6358, Medicine Hat, AB.

 

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LEG A L D ES CRIPTIO N N E-28-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 116 cu ltiv a ted a cres S W -28-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 150 cu ltiv a ted a cres N W -29-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 150 cu ltiv a ted a cres N W -27-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 114 cu ltiv a ted a cres S W -29-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 130 cu ltiv a ted a cres S E-34-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 14 8 cu ltiv a ted a cres S W -34-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 14 0 cu ltiv a ted a cres N E-20-35-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 14 0 cu ltiv a ted a cres N E-02-36-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 150 cu ltiv a ted a cres S E-11-36-10-W 2nd, a pprox. 150 cu ltiv a ted a cres

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  • C an be sold individually or as one parcelor any com bination ofparcels. • B idders m ust rely on their ow n research as to value ofeach parcel. • Subm it tenders w ith certified cheque for 10% ofprice to M arquette Law O ffice, B ox 699, W adena, Saskatchew an S0A 4J0 . • Successfulbidders w illhave 20 days to com plete financing. • H ighest or any offer not necessarily accepted. • V endor to retain possession ofthe yard site situated on the SW -32-35-10-W 2nd untilSeptem ber 1, 2014.    

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3800 + 14,000 ACRES: Cattle, bison and elk operations, fenced and cross fenced, Wabumun Lake, west of Edmonton, AB. 780-915-1735, roperrealtyltd@aol.com 3 QUARTERS GRAINLAND FOR RENT in RM of Colonsay #342. Call Robin Liu, NW-7-22-26-W4, 30 minutes east of 306-690-6786, or robingliu@hotmail.com Calgary, AB. 53 acres, located beside hard- Colonsay, SK. View at: www.JustinYin.com top, near light industrial, in County of Wheatland, asking $480,000. Great terms. “PIVOT IRRIGATION”: APPROX. 218 acres Wes 403-936-5572. Prime investment plot of grain land. Phone 306-773-7379, John or Joel Cave, Edge Realty Ltd., Swift Curbeside Agrium Industries. rent, SK. www.farmsask.com 5 QUARTERS OF FARMLAND, fenced, South of Sunset House, AB. Contact 780-524-2578.

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RM LEASK #464: 4499 acres all but one quarter in a block. Has approx. 3164 acres tame hay cultivated pasture mix. Mainly fenced with 3 and 4 wire fencing and treated post. 36x51 straight wall shop, with attached 20x36 ranch hand living quarters, heated with nat. gas in-floor heat. Power, sewer system and good well. With talk of community pasture closing and higher beef prices, this may be the p r o p e r t y fo r yo u . Wat e r i s l o c at e d throughout the pasture and mainly stone free. Good bluffs of bush for shelter. MLS ®468365. For viewing call Lloyd Ledinski, Re/Max of the Battlefords, and take control of your own pasture needs. North Battleford, SK 306-446-8800, 306-441-0512. FOR SALE BY TENDER RM of 321. SW-29-33-25-W3, oil well revenue. N W- 3 1 - 3 3 - 2 5 - W 3 , 3 2 0 ’ w at e r we l l . S W- 3 2 - 3 3 - 2 5 - W 3 , o i l we l l r e ve nu e . SW-36-33-26-W3 with yardsite. Highest of any offer not necessarily accepted. Tenders close January 15, 2014. Mail to: Land Tenders, Box 215, Maple Creek, SK. S0N 1N0. More info. call 306-661-8682, or email to: bgzinger@hotmail.com WANTED: GRAIN LAND TO RENT, 25 mile radius of Rouleau, SK. Call 306-776-2600 or kraussacres@sasktel.net CANWOOD- SHELLBROOK: Young farmer looking to rent land for 2014 crop year. Will pay competitive prices. Call Alex at 306-716-5220. 2 QUARTERS GRAINLAND For Rent in RM of Cote No. 271. Contact Robin Liu: 306-690-6786, robingliu@hotmail.com For land details visit: www.JustinYin.com RM 126: Approx 640 acres pasture, full set of buildings. John or Joel Cave. Edge Realty Ltd. 306-773-7379, www.farmsask.com

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1 QUARTER GRAINLAND FOR RENT in RM of Wallace #243. Contact Robin Liu, 306-690-6786 or robingliu@hotmail.com Yorkton, SK. View at: www.JustinYin.com FARMLAND FOR SALE E1/2-13-37-14-W2. Ph: 306-322-2291 or cell: 306-322-7799, Rose Valley, SK.

LAND FOR SALE BY TENDER. 8 quarters in RM of Happyland. All workable farmland NE of Mendham, SK: NW-13-21-27-W3rd, SW-13-21-27-W3rd, NE-14-21-27-W3rd, SE-14-21-27-W3rd, SW-24-21-27-W3rd, RM 45: APPROX. 4160 acre ranch. 2 yard NW-23-21-27-W3rd, NE-23-21-27-W3rd, sites. Full set of buildings. 306-773-7379, SE-23-21-27-W3rd. Highest or any bid not John or Joel Cave, Edge Realty Ltd., Swift necessarily accepted. Mail bids before Current, SK. www.farmsask.com January 15, 2014 to: Box 310, Fox Valley, SK. S0N 0V0 or phone 306-666-3042. FARMLAND FOR SALE by tender: RM of King George No. 256, SE-31-26-10-W3. GRAINLAND FOR RENT in RM of El Capo Highest or any offer not necessarily ac- #154. 188 cultivated acres on 208 acres. cepted. Written tenders will be received Contact Robin Liu, 306-690-6786, Grenfell, until Jan. 15th, 2014. Send to: Daryl and SK. or robingliu@hotmail.com For details Brenda Ogilvie, Box 23 Ardath, SK, S0L 0B0 visit: www.JustinYin.com

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5 QUARTERS OF HAYLAND/PASTURE FOR RENT in RM of Hazel Dell #335. Contact Robin Liu, cell 306-690-6786, Preeceville, SK. or robingliu@hotmail.com For details visit: www.JustinYin.com

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* Home quarter will not include approx 10 acre yard site to be subdivided; 72,000 bushel bin yard (mostly hoppers) included along with 1997 GSI 112 Propane grain dryer. Purchase or rent tenders invited on any or all of the above land parcels; tenders close at 5:00 P.M. January 21, 2014; sales to close April 1, 2014; purchase tenders to include certified cheque for 5% of offer; offers subject to financing will not be considered. Successful tenders to complete definitive purchase/sale agreement and/or rental agreement. Highest or any tender not necessarily accepted. Rent tenders to specify $/acre cash rent or % crop share; rental agreement to be finalized with chosen tender(s); 3, 5 or 10 year rental contracts considered. All acreages approximate, bidders must rely on their own research and inspection. For more information contact Ryan Anderson at (306) 752-4205 or (306) 921-8413. Tenders to be submitted to: “Land Tender” Eisner Mahon Forsyth Attn. Mike Mahon Box 2680, Melfort, Sask. S0E 1A0.


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WANTED: 200 - 300 head cow/calf ranch in SK or BC. Can start with partial purchase and work with someone wanting to retire. No agents please. Box 2005, c/o The Western Producer, Saskatoon, SK S7K 2C4

RM OF SPIRITWOOD: Rare find!! 13 deeded quarters, and option to lease 2 more. Family home is situated on the shores of Larson Lake. All fenced, and cross fenced, 3 hay fields. Land borders section of wildlife land, package hosts approx. equal amounts of tame, and native grass. $1,400,000. Call Shawna Schira-Kroeker, RE/MAX of the Battlefords, 306-441-1625 or 306-446-8800. MLS®480983.

DWEIN TRASK REALTY INC. RM of Rudy #284, all of Sec-36-30-06-W3, West of Hanley, SK. Approx. 590 acres cult., C.I. soil, Class L and M, FMV 255,000. Level and stone-free with renter available, RM WHISKA CREEK 106: 1600 acres $785,900. Call Dwein today 306-221-1035. high assessed farmland for sale by tender, 4 QUARTER FARMLAND for rent in RM near Ponteix, SK. 1427 acres cultivated. of Golden West No.95. Land details visit: For details and copy of listing info., call Vic www.JustinYin.com Robin Liu, Saskatoon: Godenir 306-741-0481 or Len Rempel robingliu@hotmail.com or 306-690-6786. 306-741-6358. Royal LePage Southland Realty Swift Current, SK., 306-773-2826, TIM HAMMOND REALTY Johnston Farm www.royallepageswiftcurrent.ca located by Grenfell, RM #155. 1829 acres cultivated and 635 acres hay as per SAMA. FARMLAND FOR SALE BY TENDER, Great livestock operation, corral system, RM#351 of Progress: NE-12-35-25-W3, 34x60 barn, excellent water supply. Yard (HQ), soil class F, assess. 60,200, taxes includes 1356 sq. ft. home (1945), 4 beds, $715; SE-12-35-25-W3, soil class F, assess 2 baths, asking $3,495,000. MLS#478193. 61,000, taxes $723; NW-11-35-25-W3, soil Call G u y S h e p h e rd , 306-434-8857, class F, assess. 56,400, taxes $667; SW-11-35-25-W3, soil class G, assess. http://Johnston.FarmsofCanada.com 60,100, taxes $712; SE-11-35-25-W3, soil RM SPIRITWOOD #496 and RM Meet- class G, assess. 55,300, taxes $655. Condiing Lake #466. This amazing 2988 acre tions of offers: 1.) All offers to be submitranch does have approx. 802 acres of cult. ted to Edge Realty Ltd. on or before 3:00 tame pasture. The balance is natural and PM, Friday January 10, 2013, Box bush pasture, mainly fenced with 4 wires, 1324, Kindersley, SK S0L 1S0 2.) De2 sets of corrals, power, well, older house. posit cheque for 3% of the offered amount There is a good supply of pasture water. must accompany the offer. Cheques to be The RM road runs through the centre of m a d e p ay a b l e t o E d g e R e a l t y L t d . the property with pasture on each side and (cheques will be returned to unsuccessful very easy to move cattle. Also an amazing bidders) 3.) Offers acceptable on any or all big game hunting area. For info on this parcels 4.) Highest or any offer not necesEXCL Listing 188, call Lloyd Ledinski. I am sarily accepted 5.) Persons submitting ofin need of grain land in most of my trading fers must rely on their own research, ina r e a s . R e / M a x o f t h e B at t l e fo r d s , spection of the land, and improvements as 306-446-8800 or 306-441-0512, North to condition and number of acres 6.) MinBattleford, SK. eral rights not included 7.) No offers will be considered which are subject to financing. 8.) NE-12-35-25-W3, home quarter, Tim H a m m o n d R ea lty includes 1300 sq. ft. bungalow built in single detached garage, slant wall K evin Ja r r ett 1973, shed w/cement floor and power, one 3300 Selling Farm s & R anches for bu. steel bin and two 1250 bu. bins all on steel floors. Offer can be made with or over 10 years throughout without yardsite 9.) NW-11-35-25-W3 has Saskatchew an, w ith over one 3300 bu. hopper bin and two 3300 bu. 30 current listings. hopper bins on steel floors 10.) Please forward all bids and enquiries to: Brad EdgerTo view listing brochures please ton, Edge Realty Ltd., Box 1324, Kindervisit: w w w .tim ham m ond.ca sley, SK. S0L 1S0. Cell306.441.4152 3 QUARTERS in the RM of Parkdale. 370 Cell306.537.8086 acres cultivated, includes 900 sq. ft. home, Fax 306.477.1268 14,000 bu. grain storage and 2 small Em ailkevinjarrett@sasktel.net shops. Mike Janostin Realty Executives at: 306-481-5574, www.mikejanostin.com WANTED: LAND TO RENT in RM 261 Email mikejanostin@realtyexecutives.com Chesterfield or neighboring areas. Cont a c t F r a n c i s F a m i l y F a r m s , R y a n 144 CULT. ACRES on two titles 5 west of 403-391-1728, Bill 306-463-9103 or Chris Lumsden, overlooking Qu’Appelle Valley. 403-597-0366, Mantario, SK. E-mail: 20 minutes from Regina, SK. 9000 bu. steel storage, $3100/acre. 306-536-5055. ryan.francisfamilyfarms@outlook.com RM 184: Approx. 160 acres farm land. ESTABLISHED YOUNG FARMER LOOKING Phone 306-773-7379. John or Joel Cave, for grainland to purchase or rent in RM 345, 346, 315 in Vanscoy/Delisle, area. Edge Realty Ltd., www.farmsask.com Box 5593, c/o The Western Producer, RM OF SPIRITWOOD: 3 deeded quarters, 2 Saskatoon, SK S7K 2C4 lease quarters plus an additional 155 acres of lease land available. 269 cultivated RM #19 LAND for sale by tender: 13 acres seeded into an Alfalfa/brome/timo- quarters of cultivated land in one block. thy mixture, except 50 acres. Package bor- Call Donna at Anderson & Company Law ders the provincial forest, also opportunity Office for details 306-773-2891. for some logging off the deeded land. RM #442 FOR Sale: SE-3-46-26-W3 farm$275,000. Call Shawna Schira-Kroeker, land, canola last crop, 145 acres cultivatRE/MAX of the Battlefords, 306-441-1625 ed. 306-821-7541, Neilburg, SK. or 306-446-8800. MLS®465675. LOOKING FOR A cash rent bid for parcel RM 139: 6720 acre ranch, good set of of grainland: Hillsdale RM in SK., SW and buildings. Call 306-773-7379, John Cave, NW-16-45-23-W3rd. Assess. amt. 159,600. 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SASK. LAND FOR SALE UP FOR BIDS until 1 PM, January 22, 2014, Dinsmore, SK. 8 quarters of prime Sask. land in the RM of Milden. Call for a complete bidding package. ID#1100169. Grain Farm Close To Estevan. Offer pending. Large home, second yard, hip roof barn, shop, quonset, prime land, approx. 3178 acres, organic status. #2064 MLS®. Best View In The Maple Creek Area. 25 acres on a hill beside the highway on the way to the Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park. Bare land perfect for new construction, 2 wells, power and telephone in place, good water. MLS® ID#479810. Real Estate Centre, phone 1-866-345-3414, or view website www.farmrealestate.com TIM HAMMOND REALTY Kleiman land located by Hirsch, RM #4. 2426 cultivated acres of excellent grain land. 139,500 bu. grain storage. Yard includes 2 houses, 50x30 steel storage shed, various other buildings, asking $3,550,000. MLS #478547. Guy Shepherd, 306-434-8857, http://Kleiman.FarmsofCanada.com RM OF FILLMORE #96. 640 acres: SW-9-10-12-W2nd, NE-9-10-12-W2nd, NE-16-10-12-W2nd, SW-23-10-12-W2nd. All four quarters sell together. Call evenings 306-722-3525 or text 306-891-8757, Weyburn, SK. QUARTER SW-34-35-32-W1. 16 miles NE of Norquay, SK. 115 cult., 45 forest/creek, assess. $59,900. 306-781-4988, 306-537-3772 cell, Pilot Butte, SK.

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RM OF PRAIRIEROSE, 150 cultivated acres, NW-31-33-18-W2. 306-287-3785, Watson, SK. FOR RENT BY tender in RM Wheatl a n d s # 1 6 3 : Package 1) Section 7-17-1-W3 and NE-12-17-2-W3, approx. 770 cultivated acres, includes 27,000 bu storage. Package 2) SE-32-16-1-W3, SW-33-16-1-W3 and W1/2-28-16-1-W3, approx. 610 cultivated acres, includes 17,000 bu storage. All tenders mailed to: Kevin Pavier, 1251 Albert St., Moose Jaw, SK. S6H 2Y5. No later than Jan. 15, 2014. Highest or any tender not necessarily accepted. Inquiries call 306-631-1429. RM 49: APPROX. 640 acres irrigation and dry land with buildings. 306-773-7379, John Cave, Edge Realty Ltd, Swift Current, SK. www.farmsask.com RM #194 LAND for Sale by Tender: Section 18-19-4-W3. Call Donna at Anderson & C o m p a ny L aw O f fi c e fo r d e t a i l s 306-773-2891, Swift Current, SK.

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THIS 160 ACRE parcel in the RM of DuffePhone: 306-782-74 23 rin is just a short distance from K+S Potash Mine. It has a two storey five bdrm Fa x: 306-786-6909 home, outbuilding, grain bins, large double attached garage, hot water heat, gas, Em a il: info@ potzu s.com well water, some updates. Close to Moose Jaw and Regina. Call Brenda, Realty Ex- FOR SALE OR Rent by Tender: RM of Moecutives MJ 306-630-5700, Moose Jaw, SK net: N-1/2-17-25-17, SW-16-25-17; RM of Snipe Lake: E-1/2-11-25-18; RM of LaRM THREE LAKES #400: 295 cult. acres. cadena: NW-35-24-18. Total assessment NW-35-40-24-W2 assess (72,900) and NW 616,600. 850 cultivated acres. Yardsite 23-40-24-W2, assessment (68,700). Well with quonset and power located on maintained farmland. Asking $320,000. NE-17-25-17. Highest or any bid not necCall Kelly at 306-220-2750, Saskatoon, SK. essarily accepted. Closing date: Jan. 17, or email kjfarms@baudoux.ca 2014. Send tenders to: Rosetown AccountServices, Box 1718, Rosetown, SK. S0L GRAINLAND SW24-03-09-W2nd in RM of ing 306-652-1828, 306-882-2227, Elrose, Estevan. Seven miles west of Estevan, off 2V0. SK. email: sjagow@bourgault.com or Hwy. #39, $200,000. 306-634-7949. ras2003@sasktel.net TIM HAMMOND REALTY For Sale by DELISLE FARM: 1/2 section land, large Tender, RM 97 Wellington. 8 quarters with modern home, two machine sheds, other 1235 cultivated acres: N1/2-17-11-15-W2, buildings. 15,000 bu. grain storage optionNW-16-11-15-W2, NE-15-11-15-W2, all of al. Paved road close to town. Possible yard NE-08-11-15-W2. Total farmland 2013 as- subdivision. 306-493-7786, Delisle, SK. sess. 841,800 (avg 105,225/quarter), 33,000 bu. grain storage. Tender deadline ARLENE BOISJOLI would like to wish her 5:00 PM, Thursday, January 16, 2014. MLS clients and their families a very Merry #482982. Alex Morrow, 306-434-8780, Christmas and a Happy New Year. Please http://RM097.TimHammond.ca give Arlene a call if you are interested in current land prices and current marketing FARM/RANCH/RECREATION, buying or options to sell or buy land. Royal LePage selling. Call Tom Neufeld 306-260-7838, Wheat Country Realty, Kindersley, SK., Coldwell Banker ResCom Realty. phone 306-463-4910, royal3@sasktel.net

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FARMLAND FOR SALE by tender: RM of Edward. Approx. 6 miles from Pierson, MB and Gainsborough. SK. The Property (all of section 17-3-29-W1), offered as two parcels. Parcel One: N 1/2, 17-3-29-W1, excluding all mines and minerals. Parcel Two: S 1/2, 17-3-29-W1 excluding all mines and minerals. Both Parcels currently have surface lease revenue. Older grain storage on Parcel One, sold as is, where is. Tenders considered for each parcel or the section as a whole. Written sealed tenders accepted up until 4PM, Friday January 17, 2014. Tenders must be mailed to: Tenders, c/o Ian Craven, 57 River Heights Dr., La Salle, MB. R0G 0A2. Highest or any tender not necessarily accepted. Full payment due 20 days following notice to the successful bidder. For more information contact: Ian Craven 204-736-4238 or e-mail ibcraven@mymts.net

DYCK ENTERPRISES LTD. Contact: Gordon, 204-656-5000. For sale by owner: 11,500 acre mixed farm and ranch. Located 50 miles from Ste Rose du Lac, 7000 acres cleared, 8960 acres fenced, 3000 acres crop land, 4000 acres hay and pasture. 65,000 bu. grain storage. 2 modern homes, 1 shop, 1 cattle shelter, 28 pen RM BENSON #35- 467 acres in the Ma- feedlot, 3 wells, 40 dugouts. Waterhen MB coun district just NE of Estevan. Surface LAKE MANITOBA RANCH: This ranch rights leases income $2850/yr. Asking listing consists of 3 parts: 320 deeded $645,000. Ph Keith Bartlett 306-535-5707, acres with yardsite and cattle handling faSutton Group Results Realty, Regina, SK. cilities; 2057 acres Crown leases of pasture/hayland; and 1/2 mile of developable lakefront property with road and hydro access. Key Dyck, Broker, Mountain View Realty, Dauphin, MB., 204-638-0057.

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RM 137. APPROX. 40 acres w/2 houses, quonset, adjoins City of Swift Current on Hwy #4 South. 306-773-7379, John or Joel Cave, Edge Realty Ltd., Swift Current, SK. www.farmsask.com

FARMLAND FOR SALE: RM of Lajord. NE-27-13-18-2 ext 0, NW-27-13-18-2 ext 0. January, 2014 possession. Canola stubble, no storage, well farmed. $700,000 OBO. Contact 306-536-6611, Regina, SK.

RM OF REFORD: 327 acres: 80 verified to have gravel, possibly more; 188 acres cultivated w/60 planted to wheat, remaining cultivated acres seeded to tame grass, balance is partly fenced native pasture. 2300 MINERAL RIGHTS. We will purchase and sq. ft. bungalow built 1985. MLS®470122. o r l e a s e y o u r m i n e r a l r i g h t s . Call Wally Lorenz, Re/Max of the Battlefords, 306-446-8800, North Battleford, SK. 1-877-269-9990. cndfree@telusplanet.net www.remaxbattlefords.com 3 QUARTERS OF HAYLAND/PASTURE FOR RENT in RM of Weyburn #67. Call FARM L AN D FO R REN T Robin Liu, 306-690-6786, Weyburn, SK. or robingliu@hotmail.com For details, visit: BY TE N D E R www.JustinYin.com

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SASKATOON ACREAGE WEST of the city, no buildings, services nearby, leave message at: 306-384-4512, Saskatoon, SK. SHELL LAKE, SK. Approx. 114 acres adjoining #3 Hwy. less than a quarter mile north of Jct. #12 and #3 Hwys. This 1440 sq. ft. family home w/full basement was built in 1978, has a large shop and other buildings, exc. well, and is in a great community to live in. Enjoy the 12 lakes within 15 miles, some with fair to good fishing. You can enjoy the lake sports plus great big game hunting in the area as well as great quading and snowmobiling throughout. MLS® 479374. Serious sellers. For viewing or further info. call Lloyd Ledinski, Re/Max of the Battlefords, 306-446-8800, 306-441-0512, North Battleford, SK. 20 ACRE YARD next to 40 hunting Crownland quarters. House, barn with hayloft. Good water. 204-858-2555, Hartney, MB.

8.97 ACRES, 10 kms West of Sylvan Lake, AB. Small well kept home, all services, 2 wells, fenced, excellent access. Has lots of potential, asking $465,000. 403-505-2645, RM OF SPIRITWOOD: 8 deeded quarters, 1 Sylvan Lake, AB. leased quarter available all in close proximity to each other. Fully fenced, water on every quarter, old yard site, all cultivated acres except 90 acres are seeded into a brome/alfalfa/crested wheat mixture. $720,000. Call Shawna Schira-Kroeker, RE/MAX of the Battlefords, 306-441-1625 or 306-446-8800. MLS®482897. NEW 2013 POLARIS Sportsman 500 ATV’s, with 2500 lb. winch installed, $5999. plus taxes while inventory lasts. Call Corey at Montgomery & Son Sales, 306-672-3395 8 QU AR TER S OF P R IM E or 306-672-3617, Gull Lake, SK.

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MIXED FARM FOR SALE- retiring, The Pas, MB. Clean, well maintained, all in one piece, no rocks. 1470 deeded acres, 900 cultivated; 2640 acres long term Crown rental, 500 cult. acres. 2 houses- 5 bdrm. house, wheelchair accessible and 1 bdrm. house. Heated shop, machine shed, hay shed, pole barn, Hi-Hog chute system, 40,000+ bu. grain storage, large 30,000 sq. ft. insulated tinned barn, machinery and cattle available. Call 204-623-5029.

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ARGO’S: 2011 8 wheel, tracks, winch, canopy, 169 kms, $17,500; 2009 8 wheel, winch, 600 kms, $9500. 306-563-8765. 2013 HISUN R700XI UTV 2 WD/4 WD, windsheild, roof, doors, EPS $10,599 plus GST. Ray’s Trailer Sales. Call Cory or Don, 780-672-4596, Camrose, AB.

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17 QUARTERS GRAINLAND FOR RENT/ Sale in RM of Livingston #331, can be rented or purchased in smaller parcels. Contact Robin Liu: 306-690-6786, Saskatoon, SK. robingliu@hotmail.com For land details visit: www.JustinYin.com

NEW 2014 CROSSROADS 5th wheel, 28’, 3 slides, now only $34,500. Several other models in stock. 1-800-735-5846 Minot, North Dakota. www.swensonrv.com

PARTS FOR VINTAGE snowmobiles, 1990 and older. Call Don at 780-755-2258, Wainwright, AB. doncole@telus.net TWO YAMAHA PHAZERS, 1995 and 1987, exc. cond., new motor in 1, w/tilting traile r. S t e a l o f a d e a l f o r $ 3 0 0 0 . 306-669-4822, Richmound, SK. PARTING OUT Polaris snowmobiles, 1985 to 2005. Edfield Motors Ltd., phone: 306-272-3832, Foam Lake, SK.

LOCATED NORTH OF TREHERNE, MB. on the Assiniboine River, 300 acres of cul- 9-1/2’ GILBERT TRAIL leveller/groomer. tivated land with 8 tower pivot and buried $ 2 5 0 0 ; L e o n 7 0 7 F E L , $ 3 2 0 0 . C a l l 306-960-3000, St. Louis, SK. pipe to river. Call 204-239-6086.


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CERT. STRONGFIELD, AAC Current, CDC Verona durum. Order early for max discounts. Visa/MC. www.llseeds.ca 306-530-8433, Lumsden, SK. FOUNDATION, REGISTERED, CERTIFIED, AC Transcend Durum. Ace Crop Care Ltd., 306-831-8963, Rosetown, SK.

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CERTIFIED #1 UNITY, Waskada, Lillian. CERTIFIED #1 CDC Verona Durum. Con- S h ew c h u k S e e d s , B l a i n e L a ke , S K . tact Shawn Fraser at 306-741-0475, Pam- 306-290-7816, or 306-497-2800. brun, SK. E-mail: foc@sasktel.net LARGE QUANTITY OF Certified harvest CERTIFIED AC STRONGFIELD. Wiens wheat, wholesale pricing, selling in truck SAWMILLS from only $4897 - Make Seed Farm 306-377-2002, Herschel, SK. load lots only; Also, Certified Newdale 2Money and Save Money with your own row malt barley. Phone 204-683-2316, bandmill. Cut lumber any dimension. In Inland Seed Corp., Binscarth, MB. stock, ready to ship. Free info. and DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills.com/168 or call C D C B OY E R , CERT., early maturity, FDN, REG. AND CERTIFIED #1 Vesper VB, 1-800-566-6899 ext. 168. straight cut, 99% germ., 98% vigor. Stollâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Goodeve VB, CDC Utmost VB. Fenton Seed Farm Ltd., Tisdale, SK. 306-873-5438. WOOD-MIZER PORTABLE SAWMILLS, Seed Barn 306-493-2534, Delisle, SK. eight models, options and accessories. FDN, REG. AND CERTIFIED #1 CDC Orrin, REGISTERED CDC GO Hard Red Spring 1-877-866-0667. www.woodmizer.ca Leggett. Fenton Seed Farm Ltd., Tisdale, wheat. Trevor Anderson, 306-296-2104 or 306-296-7434, Frontier, SK 2010 WOODMIZER LT40 hyd. bandsaw SK. 306-873-5438. sawmill, can be seen working, c/w sharp- FOUNDATION, CERTIFIED Leggett, Souris. ener and tooth setter, $18,000 OBO. Ardell Seeds, Vanscoy, SK, 306-668-4415. Phone 403-638-6536, Caroline, AB. V e ry high yie ld ing, se m i-d w a rfCW RS ,sho rt stro ng stra w . H igh yie ld ing m illing o a t w ith the Ca ll yo u r lo ca l S e e d G ro w e r Re ta ile r: b e st m u lti-ge ne cro w n ru st re sista nce . ELIAS SCALES MFG., several different Ca ll yo u r lo ca l S e e d G r o w e r Re ta i le r : S A S K ATC H EW A N ways to weigh bales and livestock; Platform scales for industrial use as well, nonAC E C R O P C A R E L TD . C O U R T S EED S electric, no balances or cables (no weigh Rosetow n,SK................306-831-8963 Plum as,M B ...................204-386-2354 like it). Shipping arranged. 306-445-2111, M cC A R TH Y S EED FA R M L TD . North Battleford, SK. www.eliasscales.com 1-877-791-1045 C orning,SK...................306-224-4848

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CERT. CDC IMPOWER CL large green; New CDC Scarlet reds. High germ. Fast Seed Farm, 306-463-3626, Kindersley, SK. CERT. CDC MAXIM CL, CDC Impower CL Clearfield lentils. Order early for max d i s c o u n t s . V i s a / M C w w w. l l s e e d s . c a 306-530-8433, Lumsden, SK.

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LENTILS, CANARY AND CHICK PEAS. Call GrainEx International Ltd. for current pricing at 306-885-2288, Sedley SK. Visit us on our website at: www.grainex.net CERTIFIED CDC DAZIL, CDC Maxim, CDC Impower, and CDC Greenland lentils. Pambrun, SK. 306-741-0475, foc@sasktel.net CERTIFIED #1 CDC Impower, CDC Greenland. Wiens Seed Farm, Brennan, 306-377-2002, Herschel, SK. CERTIFIED CDC DAZIL., CDC Impower, Ace Crop Care Ltd., 306-831-8963, Rosetown, SK.

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CERTIFIED MEADOW. Call Greenshields Seeds Ltd., 306-524-2155, 306-524-4339, Semans, SK. CERT. CDC PATRICK, CDC MEADOW. Order early for max discounts. Visa/MC TOP QUALITY ALFALFA, variety of grasses www.llseeds.ca 306-530-8433Lumsden SK and custom blends, farmer to farmer. Gary FDN, REG, CERT, CDC Hornet, CDC Patrick Waterhouse 306-874-5684, Naicam, SK. (green), CDC Limerick (green). Ace Crop Care Ltd. 306-831-8963, Rosetown, SK. FOUNDATION, REGISTERED and/or Certified CDC Meadow, CDC Saffron, CDC StrikM illiga n B iofu e ls is b u yin g er; CDC Raezer peas. Berscheid Bros Seeds, Lake Lenore, SK. 306-368-2602. NEW CERTIFIED CDC Saffron, high germ. and vigor. Volume discounts. Fast Seed TOP QUALITY CERTIFIED alfalfa and grass Farm, 306-463-3626, Kindersley, SK. seed. Call Gary or Janice Waterhouse REGISTERED AND CERTIFIED #1 CDC 306-874-5684, Naicam, SK. Meadow. Fenton Seed Farm Ltd., Tisdale, SK. 306-873-5438.

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XPELLER PRESSING. Offgrade oilseeds C E RT I F I E D ANDANTE YELLOW. Call needed! Lethbridge crusher looking for offGreenshields Seeds Ltd., 306-524-2155, grade canola, flax, camelina and canola or W arden, W A 306-524-4339, Semans, SK. flax screenings. Prompt payment. Phone: Darcy at: 403-894-4394, Lethbridge, AB. or email: xpellerpressing@gmail.com CERTIFIED FOREMOST CONVENTIONAL, Rugby Round-up Ready, Canterra canola NOW BUYING BROWN va r i e t i e s . G r e e n s h i e l d s S e e d s L t d . , & YELLOW MUSTARD 306-524-2155, 306-524-4339, Semans, SK All grades of Green Peas HYBRID AND OPEN-POLLINATED Canola BUYING YELLOW AND GREEN PEAS, all varieties at great prices. Cert. #1 Synergy Laird & Richlea Lentils grades, farm pickup. Naber Specialty (Polish). Call Fenton Seeds, Tisdale, SK. Grains Ltd., 1-877-752-4115, Melfort, SK. Yellow Peas 306-873-5438. email: nsgl@sasktel.net

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MUSTARD SEED: We carry a full line of YELLOW PEAS $8.50/bu. and soft white wheat, $6.50/bu. Cleaned seed. Call Rick SIMPSON SEEDS INC. has Certified and high quality cert. mustard seed. Bare, at 306-237-9540, Perdue, SK. Registered CDC Sorrel reconstituted flax treated, large or small bags. Can arrange available, good germ and vigor. Call today delivery anywhere. Great pricing!! (Looking for low grade mustard). Call Ackerman Ag 306-693-9402, Moose Jaw, SK. Services 306-638-2282, Chamberlain, SK. CDC SORREL CERT. reconstituted, 92% germ., 89% vigor, 0% pasmo. Stollâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Seed BESCO GRAIN LTD. Buyer of all varieties CANARYSEED, COMMON CLEANED. Wiens of mustard. Call for competitive pricing. Seed Farm, call Brennan, 306-377-2002, Barn 306-493-2534, Delisle, SK. Call 204-736-3570, Brunkild, MB. Herschel, SK. BUYING BROWN FLAX farm pickup. Call 1-877-752-4115, Naber Specialty Grains Ltd. Email: nsgl@sasktel.net CERTIFIED TAURUS. Van Burck Seeds, Located in Dafoe, SK. Star City, SK., 306-863-4733. FOUNDATION, REGISTERED and/or CertiBuyers of fied CDC Sorrel reconstituted flax. BersAll Special Crops Including cheid Bros Seeds, Lake Lenore, SK. 306-368-2602. CERTIFIED PRAIRIE GRANDE flax. Ph. Greenshields Seeds Ltd., 306-524-2155, 306-524-4339, Semans, SK. FDN, REG. AND Certified #1 Reconstituted CDC Sorrel, Fdn and Reg. AAC Bravo. Call Fenton Seeds, Tisdale, SK. 306-873-5438. REG., CERTIFIED RECONSTITUTED CDC Sorrel (2014) flax. Order early for max. discounts. Visa/MC. www.llseeds.ca 306-530-8433, Lumsden, SK. CERTIFIED PRAIRIE SAPPHIRE and Reconstituted CDC Bethune flax. Pambrun, SK. 306-741-0475, foc@sasktel.net

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WANTED: FEED/ OFF-GRADE Pulses and tough, heated green oilseeds and also cereals. Prairie Wide Grain, Saskatoon, WANTED HEATED CANOLA. No broker SK., 306-230-8101, 306-716-2297. involved. Sell direct to crushing plant. Cash on delivery or pickup. Unity, SK. Call: WANTED: FEED GRAIN, barley, wheat, peas, green or damaged canola. Phone 306-228-7306 or 306-228-1502. Gary 306-823-4493, Neilburg, SK. WHY NOT KEEP MARKETING SIMPLE? You are selling feed grains. We are buying feed grains. Fast payment, with prompt pickup, true price discovery. Call Gerald Snip, Jim Beusekom, Allen Pirness, David Lea, or Vera Buziak at Market Place Commodities Ltd., Lethbridge, AB. Email: info@marketplacecommodities.com or %8<,1*)(('*5$,1 phone: 1-866-512-1711.

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SOLID CORE ROUND alfalfa, alfalfa grass, green feed, grass and straw. Delivered. Call 306-237-4582, Perdue, SK. LARGE ROUND ALFALFA brome mixed hay. Call 306-764-6372, Prince Albert, SK. 1500 ALFALFA/ TIMOTHY 50/50 hard core large round bales, no rain, $50 OBO. Can load. 306-821-2566, Norquay SK SMALL SQUARE WHEAT straw bales for sale. Call 306-237-4406, Perdue, SK. RM #369, FIRST cut alfalfa, no rain, 1500 lb. bales, net wrapped, 123 RFV. Call: 306-682-1704, Humboldt, SK. WANTED: HAY AND STRAW round bales for feed. Phone Mike 306-469-7741, Big River, SK. 1500 LB. BROME/ALFALFA hay bales, $55 a bale at Weyburn and Halbrite, SK. Ph. 306-842-7082 or 306-861-7092. BALE SCALES, CRADLE, 3 PTH or skid steer; truck mounted bale movers; cattle scales and hopper feeders. 306-445-2111, www.eliasscales.com North Battleford, SK. CUSTOM BALE HAULING with 2 trucks and t r a i l e r s , 3 4 b a l e s p e r t r a i l e r. C a l l 306-567-7100, Imperial, SK.

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POLY TANKS: 15 to 10,000 gallons; Bladder tanks from 220 to 88,000 gal; Water and liquid fertilizer; Fuel tanks, single and double wall; Truck and storage, gas or dsl. Wilke Sales, 306-586-5711, Regina, SK.

TARPCO, SHUR-LOK, MICHELâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S sales, service, installations, repairs. Canadian company. We carry aeration socks. We now carry electric chute openers for grain trailer hoppers. 1-866-663-0000. SHUR-LOK TRUCK TARPS and replacement tarps for all makes of trucks. Alan, 306-723-4967, 306-726-7808, Cupar, SK.

2500 ROUND WHEAT/STRAW BALES, net wrapped for sale. Ph: 780-878-4655, Ferintosh, AB. WHEAT STRAW LARGE ROUND BALES, CHECK OUT OUR inventory of quality used $20 each. 780-258-0095, Smoky Lake, AB. highway tractors, view information at 2ND CUT ALFALFA round bales, approx. www.titantrucksales.com 1800 lbs, no rain, hard core. Feed analysis available upon request, $100/bale, 35 bales. Elbow, SK. Phone 780-982-6295. 75 ROUND ALFALFA bales, first cut, asking $50/bale. Call 204-723-0186, ask for Dan. Trehern, MB. GOOD QUALITY HAY, AB, big rounds. Call for delivery prices. Phone: 403-758-3041, Magrath, AB. WANTED: ALFALFA HAY. Call Brenton Mundt, 403-664-9734, Oyen, AB. WA N T E D : A L FA L FA / G R A S S lar ge round bales. We are interested in all qualities of hay delivered to the ranch. Call 306-638-3051, Bethune, SK. LARGE SQUARE DURUM/STRAW bales, 3x4, $16/each. Delivery available. Call 306-631-8854, Moose Jaw, SK.

NEW 20.8-38 12 PLY $866; 16.9-30 12 ply, $595; 18.4-38 12 ply, $789; 24.5- 32 14 ply, $1,749; 14.9-24 12 ply, $486; 16.9-28 12 ply, $558. Factory direct. More sizes available, new and used. 1-800-667-4515, www.combineworld.com

G O O D U S E D T R U C K T I R E S : 8.25/ 900/1000/1100x20s; 11R22.5/11R24.5; 9R17.5. Matched sets available. Pricing from $90. K&L Equipment and Auto. Phone Ladimer at: 306-795-7779, Ituna, FLAX STRAW 3x4 square bales. Delivery SK., or Chris at: 306-537-2027, Regina, SK. available. 403-793-1705, Brooks, AB.

LACKAWANNA PRODUCTS CORP. Buyers and sellers of all types of feed grain and grain by-products. Call 306-862-2723, Nipawin, SK. CRAMER LIVESTOCK NUTRITION, backgrounder pellets, cow maintenance pellets, feedlot supplements and cattle minerals. Available in bulk, across southern SK. Doug 306-520-3553, Tony 306-520-4277, Jenn 306-741-5577. cramerlivestock.com

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BABY LOCK, 8 thread Evolution serger, Extra Ordin air threading, down sizing, b r a n d n ew, a s k i n g $ 1 8 0 0 fi r m p l u s shipping. 306-865-3922, Hudson Bay, SK.

ONE STOP SERVICES, an employment and immigration company, is looking for 6 Loader operators for MOCON. Full-time, 2 years at $21.50/hr. High school grad with COMBINE DUAL KITS IN STOCK, JD 9400- on the job training, some experience in 9600/10/CTS/CTSII kit w/o tires starts from gravel industry, operating heavy equip$9,850; JD STS dual kit w/ new 20.8x38 tires, ment, camp work, physically fit, good Eng$15,046; CIH 1680-2588 kit w/ new 20.8- lish, own transportation. Fax resume to: 38 tires, $13,900. Trade in your singles for 306-649-2553 or annie@onestopltd.ca PERMANENT POSITION on large mixed duals. Financing available. 1-800-667-4515. Martensville, SK. farm. Starting wage $16/hr. Individual www.combineworld.com should have good work ethic, positive attiONE STOP SERVICES, an Employment and tude, mechanical skills and be able to work Immigration company, looks for a Crush- well with others. Duties include: working ing Foreman for MOCON. Full-time, 2 yrs. cattle, operating and maintaining farm at $28.07/hr. High school grad, 5 years equipment. Furnished housing available, experience as Crushing Foreman in gravel non smoker preferred. Kincaid, SK. Fax: industry, supervising work of crushers, 306-264-3752, or phone: 306-264-7742. heavy equipment operators and mechanics, improving work productivity, honest, WANTED FARM HELP/ MECHANIC, fullaccountable. Involves camp work, physi- time, for trucking business. Wages based cally fit, good English, own transportation. on experience. Must have ability to operFax resume to 306-649-2553, Martensville, ate and maintain large equipment. Must be able to work independently. Class IA liSK. or annie@onestopltd.ca cense preferred. Housing available. ONE STOP SERVICES, an employment and Fax/email resume with 3 references to: CLAMP ON DUALS 20.8 x 38 Titans in very immigration company, is looking for a 306-256-7054, flotnm@baudoux.ca or call good condâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;n, adapts to 30.5x32 inside Welder for MOCON. Full-time, 2 years at 306-256-7170, Cudworth, SK. rims, w/ adapters & hardware. $5,250. $24/hr. High school grad with industry Trades welcome. Financing available. course, 2 years welding experience, some GENERAL FARM LABOURER needed for spring 2014 on grain, alfalfa seed/leafcut1-800-667-4515. www.combineworld.com gravel crushing experience a plus, camp ter bee farm in Calder, SK. Assist others work, physically fit, good English, own with handling leafcutter bees, placing/retransportation. Fax resume 306-649-2553 moving bee equipment in fields, harvestor annie@onestopltd.ca. Martensville, SK. ing bee cocoons, farm machinery mainten a n c e , y a r d wo r k . B a s i c e q u i p m e n t operation includes tractors, augers, mower, trailers, and tandem trucks. Must have EXPERIENCED LIVE-IN CAREGIVER two years farm experience, be physically available to work for elderly lady in Sask fit, speak English and have valid driverâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s liIn d ia ~ Feb 2014 cense. 35+ hours per week. Wages $12area. Call 306-551-7300. $16 per hour. Accommodation available. V ietn a m & Ca m b o d ia ~ M ar 2014 Contact Wendell Farms Ltd., Box 8, YorkChin a /M o n go lia ~ M arch 2014 ton, SK, S3N 2V6. Email wfl@wendell.ca Ja pa n ~ M ay 2014 ALL CANADIAN GRAIN, INC. Lafleche, SK. AARTS ACRES, 2500 sow barn near Solsis seeking a full-time equipment operator girth, MB is seeking experienced Breeding Irela n d & S co tla n d ~ June 2014 in South West Sask. Duties include orga- and Farrowing Technicians. The successful nizing and performing maintenance tasks, applicant must possess necessary skills, an Uk ra in e ~ June 2014 hauling inventory, and all tasks relevant to aptitude for the care and handling of aniIcela n d /Green la n d ~ July 2014 seeding, spraying, and harvest operations. mals, good communication skills and The successful candidate will be a self-mo- ability to work as part of a highly producAu s tra lia /N ew Zea la n d ~ Jan 2015 tivated team player capable of working in- tive team. Fax resume to: 204-842-3273. dependently. A valid driverâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s license is re- or call 204-842-3231 for application form. Portion oftours m a y b e Ta x Ded uc tib le. quired, a Class 1A license is an asset. Se le ct Holida ys Training will be provided along with medi- CATTLE RANCH LABOURERS wanted for 1- 800- 661- 432 6 cal benefits and holiday time. Starting Tyvan, SK. Temporary, full time. Duties inwage $20/hr. Fax references and resume clude: feeding and tending to livestock; w w w .selectho lid a ys.co m operating and maintaining farm equipto 306-472-5581. ment; cleaning stables and pens and deF U L L - T I M E P E R M A N E N T p o s i t i o n tecting disease and health problems in available on farm/ranch in Cypress Hills, livestock. Experience and qualifications reAG-VENTURE TOURS to South America, SK. Cattle experience and Class 1 would be quired. 3 vacancies at $16.60/hr. All appliBrazil, Kenya, Romania/Hungry, partially beneficial, machinery and basic mechani- cations to: youngslandc@gmail.com tax deductible. rwthomas@start.ca Ph: cal experience a must. Stable job record, 519-633-2390. www.rwthomastours.com reliability, work history, resume and refer- RANCH HAND POSITION, heart of the ences required, housing available. Possible Neutral Hills, North of Consort, AB. Large l a n d o r c a t t l e p a r t n e r s h i p . C a l l cow/calf operation, some experience, drivers required, Class 1 an asset, housing CANADA - CUBA FARM TOURS. Feb. 306-295-4050, Eastend, SK. provided. Call 780-385-1880, Killam, AB. 3rd to 17th. All inclusive. Deductible. 7 nights 5 star, 7 nights country hotels, 3 BEEKEEPERâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;S HELPERS (5), for the 2014 HELP WANTED: Seeking confident, yearseason May to Oct, $12-$15/hr depending days Varadero, 8 day farm tour, 3 days Har o u n d i n d i v i d u a l t o wo r k w i t h 4 0 0 vana. Max 26. Farmers and family mem- on experience. Contact Ron Althouse, cow/calf plus yearlings. Ranch located 60 bers only. $3200/person, 2 sharing, plus 306-278-2747, Porcupine Plain, SK. miles south of Lethbridge, AB. Duties inair. Early bird discount. Wendy Holm P.Ag, clude all aspects of ranching. Wages dewendy@wendyholm.com 604-947-2893, WANTED: FARM LABOURERS able to pending on experience. Send resume to: run farm equipment on cattle/grain farm. www.wendyholm.com F u l l - t i m e wo r k ava i l a b l e . C a l l M i ke jralthen@gmail.com. 306-469-7741, Big River, SK. SEEKING FULL-TIME EMPLOYEE for grain/seed farm, Govan, SK. Must be able FARM HELP REQUIRED for grain farm in to operate all type of equipment and work Eatonia, SK. area. Must be able to operate independently. 1A preferred. Competitive all types of equipment and work indepen- salary depending on experience. Relocadently. 1A and high clearance sprayer exNEW TO CANADA, Ecosmarte/Advanced perience preferred. Email resume and ref- tion allowance. Housing available. Contact pure water. Guarantee 99% pure, no salts, erences to gguidinger@hotmail.com or Kevin or Candace at 306-484-4555, e-mail yauckseedfarm@sasktel.net chemicals, or chlorine. Good for residen- fax Greg at 306-967-2380. tial, farm and town systems, hot tubs and LESANN LAND AND CATTLE COMPANY swimming pools. Phone 306-867-9461, ASSISTANT MANAGER FOR purebred beef looking for a full-time employee on mixed Outlook, SK. Dealer inquiries. and grain operation. Experience handling grain and cattle farm. Duties include operlivestock and operating farm equipment. ating and maintaining all cattle and grain Wages negotiable depending on qualifica- machinery, haying, calving, and grain retions. Room and board available. Fax or lated duties. Cattle experience a must, valemail resume to: 306-538-2193, Lang- id driverâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s licence needed and Class 1 an bank, SK, square.d@sasktel.net asset. Wage between $18 to $25 an hour. based on skills and experience. Call Joel at KORNUM WELL DRILLING, farm, cottage LARGE MIXED FARM near Chauvin, AB. 204-623-4357, The Pas, MB or email us at: and acreage wells, test holes, well rehabili- with newer equipment, looking for full- lesannjp@gmail.com References required. tation, witching. PVC/SS construction, ex- time farm workers. Must have proof of valpert workmanship and fair pricing. 50% id driverâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s license. Housing is available. HELP WANTED ON DAIRY FARM, fullgovernment grant now available. Indian Email resume: schopferfarms@gmail.com or part-time, dairy and maintenance work. 306-493-8201, 306-493-7631 or fax: or call 780-842-8330 for more info. Head, SK., 306-541-7210 or 306-695-2061 306-493-8212, Delisle, SK. GENERAL FARM LABOURER for mixed farm, experience not necessary but an asSTAUBER DRILLING INC. Water well set, will be operating machinery, caring for drilling and servicing, Geotechnical, Envi- livestock, repairing buildings, seeding and ronmental, Geothermal. Professional ser- harvest. Accommodations available, min. HIRING FULL-TIME POSITION for an exvice since 1959. Call the experts at 30 hrs/week, wage negotiable depending perienced individual on a cow/calf opera1-800-919-9211 info@stauberdrilling.com on experience. South Cara Farms Ltd., Box tion near Elk Point, Alberta. Duties include: assisting in calving, feeding and handling 157, T0B 3S0, Provost, AB. cattle. Seeding, haying, and harvesting also included in duties. Mechanical knowledge, Class 1 license, welding also an asset. Equipment is modern and well maintained. Family size lodging with fenced yard, basic utilities and appliances incl. in wage package. 5 minutes from town with schools and amenities. Fax resume and driverâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s license to: 780-724-3202 or email: The Cannon will blast water over 4 acres in a 190 degree altafarmgirl@hotmail.com 780-724-2090. THE WATER CANNON arc to dry out low spots fast and efficiently. FULL-TIME FOREMAN POSITION on UNITS WILL DISTRIBUTE Saving you time, fuel & wear and tear on your equipment. 10,000 acre grain farm in Lampman, SK. 1000 U.S. GALLONS Must be willing to work long hrs during PER MINUTE seeding, spraying and harvesting seasons. Successful applicant should have: Class 1A NOW INTRODUCING THE license w/clean abstract; Farm manageDOUBLE A FERTILIZER WAGON ment education including basic Agronomy; Experience operating modern JD equipWith sizes ranging from ment w/ability to program and operate 1750 to 5250 US gallons! John Deereâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s AMS technology. Other duCUSTOM OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE. ties include: Hiring, training and managing farm employees; Maintenance of all farm equipment; All crop spraying operations ORDER NOW FOR and Coordinating swathing and harvest operations, 25$/hr. Phone Ole Michaelsen SPRING DELIVERY! at 306-487-7816 or fax: 306-487-2770.

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TWO FARM LABOURERS required for grain farm from mid April to mid Nov 2014. Must be able to operate and maintain large farm equipment. Previous experience required. Class 1 license an asset. Some evenings and weekends required. Competitive salary depending on experience. Fax resume to 780-753-2045 or email menfarms@xplornet.com Provost, AB. FARM MANAGERS/ SUPERVISORS with post secondary diploma or university equivalent (NOC Code 8251). Three fulltime permanent positions on larger grain farm, Terrador Farms Inc., near Oxbow, SK Duties include: planting, fertilizing, spraying and harvesting crops as well operating, maintaining all farm machinery, supervising and training farm employees. Wages $3600/mos. Fax resumes: 306-483-2776. Mail: Box 368, Oxbow, SK. S0C 2B0. Email: terrador.farms@sasktel.net Call Gerry at 306-483-7829 for more info. FULL-TIME AND SEASONAL people to assist in operating a large modern grain farm. Preference given to experience as a Mechanic’s helper and Class 1 driver’s license an asset. Wages based on experience, range $12-20/hr. but not limited to. Housing available. Apply to Galvin Farms Ltd, 204-748-8332, Virden, MB., john@galvinfarms.com FARM HELP WANTED: Two positions available for general farm work, Alsask, SK. Class 1 license needed, training possible. Wages negotiable depending on experience. Call 403-664-9878 or send your resume to: heathermundt@gmail.com THOROUGHBRED BREEDING OPERATION on small ranch requires person w/horse and equipment experience. A semi retired couple would be ideal. Accommodation incl. 604-961-8224, 604-888-0280, Princeton, BC., theandersons@uniserve.com FARM MANAGER/ LABOURER for our 4000 acre contemporary grain farm with current equipment. We are looking for a self-motivated experienced person to run our farm. Experienced in all farm activities including seeding, spraying, harvesting, etc., as required. Mechanical aptitude and welding skills considered assets. Applicant should have good communication skills and be able to manage one or more employees. Valid driver’s license is required. Nine hour days, except variations dictated by season, and weather, or job timeliness. Weekends off except when the farm work dictates otherwise. Position can be full-time or seasonal, negotiable. Wages $20-$30/hr. We would consider, for the right employee, help in getting started farming or a co-farming arrangement. Please contact Stan or Donna Yaskiw, Birtle, MB. 204-796-1400 or 204-842-5252. LARGE CATTLE/GRAIN OPERATION requires full-time employee with farm experience. Good wages and housing available. Fax resume w/references: 780-376-0000, www.rawesranches.com Strome, AB. GENERAL FARM LABOURER for our 4000 acre contemporary grain farm with current equipment. We are looking for a self-motivated exp. Farm Labourer. Experience in all farm activities including driving trucks, tractors, and using farm equipment an asset. Other duties would be: machinery and building maintenance, yard and farm work. Must be able to work with limited supervision. Would be willing to train. Valid drivers license is required. Position can be full-time or seasonal, negotiable. 8 hrs. a day unless dictated by the season or weather. Some weekend work is required. Wages $17-21/hr. depending on experience and ability. Please contact Stan or Donna Yaskiw, Birtle, MB. 204-796-1400, 204-842-5252.

POSITION AVAILABLE, Cypress Hills, SK. area. Background yearling grasser operation and cow/calf. Modern facilities and equipment. Good working environment. Class 1 preferred. Wages negotiable depending on experience. Call 306-295-7473 KEJA FARMS IS looking for individual or family interested in relocating to work on large South Sask farm with small fabricating business. You will be operating red and blue new line of equipment w/ a big new shop to work in. We have brand new housing on-site for year round employees. Wages will vary upon experiece. Call Jason 306-642-3315, Assiniboia, SK. HELP WANTED ON mixed farm: Some cattle experience an asset. New shop for anyone mechanically inclined. Driver’s licence a must, 1A an asset. Must be willing to do manual labour and operate and maintain equipment. Paynton, SK. Send resume to: buggfarms@hotmail.com Ph/fax 306-895-4601. KAMLOOPS, BC, light duty work in exchange for nice accommodation. Retired or on disability. 250-319-0233.

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LINCOLN GARDENS SEASONAL vegetable farm located in Lumsden, SK. is seeking 8 seasonal field labourers starting May 1, 2014. Must have valid drivers license, be reliable and physically fit. Duties include: Planting, weeding and harvesting vegetable crops. Sort, wash, weigh and pack vegetables. Hand move irrigation pipes. 50 to 60 hrs/week, must be available weekends. Starting wage is $10.08/hr. Send resume with references to: Lincoln Gardens, Box 750, Lumsden, SK., S0G 3C0. COPELAND SEEDS LTD., ROSETOWN, SK. is looking for a Mill Operator, a General Labourer and a person with a 1A driver’s license. All full-time positions with benefits packages. Our facility is 20 minutes south of Rosetown. For more info contact Bob at 306-378-2286. Send resume to: copeland.seeds@sasktel.net or fax 306-378-2366.

GC JENSEN ACRES INC. seeking multiple general farm workers to assist with seeding and harvest operations near Milden, SK. Duties include: operating machinery, maintenance, yardwork. Minimum hours 8AM - 5PM, Monday - Friday, April - Oct. Starting $15/hr. plus accomm. Must be able to work well and communicate with Farm experience an asset. Call FAMILY RUN GRAIN farm in Lipton, SK others. fax resume: 306-935-2201, area, is hiring for a full-time position. 306-935-4523, Wanted, an experienced individual with 1A Box 10, Milden, SK. S0L 2L0. license and farming background. Must be able to work with large, modern equipment. Housing available. Wage based on experience. Start date: April 2014. Call W ellEsta blished M u ltilin e 306-675-5703 or email tltlutz@sasktel.net Agricu ltu ra lDea lership in Ea st

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(4 va ca n cies ) Perm a n en t, fu ll tim e p o s itio n s -44 hrs p er w eek. S a la ry $19.25 to $20.00/hr. Va lid d rivers licen s e. Previo u s exp erien ce a n a s s et. To a pply fo r a po s itio n w ith u s , plea s e e-m a il res u m e to : m a rc@ gcpa rts .co m o r s en d fa x to 78 0-754-2333 Atten tio n : Alvin W a n n echk o DIDSBURY SPRUCE FARMS: Seeking two full-time permanent farm supervisors. Near Disbury, AB. Must have experience in agriculture and horticulture. Must be able to operate and service equipment. Capable of supervising and working well with others. Required to have experience in tree care tree harvesting and landscaping. Will be required to perform all general farm duties. Wages $13.50/hr. For inquiries contact Brett at: 403-586-8733, fax: 403-335-4423, RR #2, Site 11, Box 2, D i d s b u r y, A B . T 0 M 0 W 0 . e m a i l : brett@didsbury sprucefarms.com

GREENHOUSE WORKERS WANTED: Seasonal full-time positions. Feb. to Sept., Regina, SK. Minimum of 1-2 yrs experience required, must have working knowledge of greenhouse or nursery plant production. Must be able to work in a team setting as well as independently, must have good oral communications in English, must be able to work evenings and weekends. Job includes heavy lifting, constant bending, FARM JOBS/ EMPLOYEES, Agemploy pricing, cleaning and other greenhouse ducan help with both. Tony 403-732-4295, ties in various temperature and weather email: tonykarenk@hotmail.com Western conditions. $12.00/hour. Send resumes Canada. to: tim@dutchgrowers.net FULL-TIME RANCH HAND. Duties include feeding, exercising horses, cleaning barns, checking bison cow/calf herd, maintaining fences. Must have experience riding horses and operating farm equipment. Wages: $18/hour, 40 hr week. Ph. Kent and Laura McAllister, 780-846-2652, Kitscoty, AB.

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PARTS PERSO N . Agricu ltu ra lBa ckgro u n d a n d Co m pu terExperien ce W o u ld Be An Asset. Fu ll-Tim e Po sitio n , $15 to $20 per ho u r.Ben efits,(a fter6 m o n th perio d ).

Plea se Fo rw a rd Resu m es to M a rc a t G ra tto n Co u lee Agri Pa rts Ltd ., B o x 4 1,Irm a ,AB T0B 2H 0 o r S en d Fa x to 780-75 4 -2333. GARDEN LABOURER WANTED for 2014 season, May to October, $10/hr. Hudson Bay, SK. E-mail Keith: km.neu@sasktel.net CAMPGROUND STAFF NEEDED for April 15, 2014. Best suits couples for general campground duties. For job description visit www.dicksonleisuregrounds.com or call 403-227-2941, Red Deer, AB.

HERD MANAGEMENT POSITION: 160 cow milking herd in Grunthal, MB. Manager needed for breeding, herd health, milking and data input. Our motto of faith, family and farming is important to us. Housing available. Phone Henry 204-380-2223 or e-mail: rehobothfarms12@gmail.com

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780-871-6908 5 EXCAVATOR OPERATORS, $20-25/hour or email: depending on experience. Full-time searoyalwel@telus.net sonal, April to Dec. 2014. 2 years experience with Pipeline, Water and Sewer, trackhoe or trade certificate is required. Clear drivers abstract. Apply with resume to: Rite Choice Construction Ltd., 104-502 Cope Way, Saskatoon, SK. S7T 0G3 or e m a i l : j a n l i n d @ s a s k t e l . n e t o r f a x : AGGRESSIVE SALES PERSON required immediately. AGSI Dekoda has an exception306-937-1737. al sales opportunity for a person who is RURAL MUNICIPALITY OF BLUCHER looking for a long term sales role in South #343. We are now accepting applications Eastern Alberta, operating a satellite locafor the position of Heavy Equipment Op- tion focused on seed, chemical, and fertierators. Applicants should possess a lizer sales. Existing operation is running strong work ethic and be able to work in- well and has phenomenal growth posdependently, as well as with others and sibilities thus we are looking for the right have experience operating various types of person to work with existing partners and equipment. This is a seasonal position with capitalize on these obvious growth opporthe opportunity for year round work. The tunities. Option to purchase part of the RM of Blucher is located 30 kms East of business in the near future is a strong posSaskatoon, SK. Require: Minimum 2 yrs. sibility for the successful candidate. This road maintenance experience; Basic me- role is full time. Skills needed: Driven by chanical skills; And Heavy Equipment Op- passion to meet or exceed customer reerator Course would be an asset. We offer quirements to provide profitable solutions; a competitive wage plus a full benefit ambitious to obtain new clientele and expackage. Applications must be received no pand established business relationships; later than January 31, 2014. Send to: RM knowledgeable in dry and liquid fertilizer of Blucher #343, Box 100, Bradwell, SK. and crop protection products; experience S0K 0P0. Phone: 306-257-3344, fax: with sale of seed, seed nutrients and seed cleaning procedures will be beneficial. 306-257-3303 During peak periods will be required to asA S S I S TA N T F O R E M A N AND H e a v y sist operational staff at the location. Thrive Equipment Operator Positions with the in a fast paced environment and respond RM of Victory, NO 226. Road building to change as it takes place. Experience: experience and mechanical aptitude are 2-5 years sales experience in the agricultupreferred. Equipment: Scrapers, graders, ral industry. Proven ability to provide dozer. Must have valid driver’s license. sound agronomic advice and solutions. Apply to: RM of Victory, NO 226 Box 100 Competitive wages and benefit package Beechy, SK. S0L 0C0. Fax: 306-859-2271, available. Dekoda, AB. Submit resume to: humanresources@agsiag.com E-mail: rm226@sasktel.net

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Side Boom Operators Site Energy Services Ltd. offers competitive salary packages, benefits, and an incredible work environment with career advancement opportunities. If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please apply on our website www.siteenergy.com

FIELD TEST EN GIN EER - SEED ER S SA SK ATO O N ,SK . This position aid s Finite Elem ent Analysis and Eng ineering d esig n in m eeting G lobalProd uct D evelopm ent and Current Prod uct M anag em ent g oals. Ability to analyze and trouble shoot issues w ith CN H seed ing equipm ent and ability to fix. Report on issues found and w ork w ith Eng ineering to solve issues. This is accom plished by operating CN H and com petitors equipm ent as w ell as d irect supervising  of cooperators/farm ers. The qualified can didate w ill have: • B achelor’s d eg ree in Eng ineering (A g ricultural,Electricalor M echanical preferred ) • H and s on seed ing experience • M inim um one year ofrelevant eng ineering ,technicalor farm ing experience, w ould consid er internships as appropriate experience • D em onstrated analyticalability,m echanicalaptitud e and g ood interpersonal sk ills. M ust be w illing to travelup to 4 0 % of the tim e.

EN V IR ON M EN TAL FIEL D TECH N OL OGISTS N EED ED ! (Com petition #13-1118-02)   Sum m it Liability Solutions Inc. is seeking 2 highly m otivated individuals to be part of our Drilling W aste M anagem ent Division as Environm entalFIELD Technologists for our Lloydm inster Division.   You w ill be supported and trained by the entire Sum m it organization w hich consists of a dynam ic Team of technicaladm inistrators,business developm ent professionals, an in house IT departm ent and m any other highly experienced, skilled and educated Professionals. You w ill report directly to the R egional M anager, D rilling W aste M anagem ent, Lloydm inster,AB .   Environm ental Technologists are responsible for: LW D field support, sam pling w aste,m anagem ent field support,rig support/audits/checklists, daily updates from the field and Safety adherence.    The successfulapplicantw illpossess the follow ing:Ability to undertake a variety of project-related tasks including: drilling fluid sam pling, testing and disposalcoordination,excellent com m unication skills to assist w ith the ability to represent Sum m it during discussions w ith Landow ners, Agents ofR egulators and representative ofSum m it’s custom ers.A farm ing background is a strong asset.   C andidates m ust be prepared to w ork in a m ultidisciplinary project team environm ent.   Due to the volum e ofapplications,only candidates selected foran interview will be contacted.

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ABOVE AVERAGE WAGE opportunity to operate you own business. Be your own boss representing, Lifetime Cookware, kitchen products. Consider a rewarding and exciting commission based career with Lifetime (Since 1909). Complete training will be provided. Serious persons only apply please. Mail resume to: Brian Kakuk, PO Box 2378, Drumheller, AB. T0J 0Y0. Or e-mail to: bmkakuk@hotmail.com Contact Brian for additional information 403-820-2789.

ASSISTANT PARTS MANAGER wanted for multi-store New Holland dealer. Journeyman preferred, but experience will also be considered. Benefits, RRSP package, moving allowance, and signing bonus. $22 t o $ 2 8 p e r h o u r. E m a i l r e s u m e t o parts.triag@telus.net Wainwright, AB.

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SASKATOON HOTSHOT TRANSPORTER is hiring power units w/wo stepdecks 3/4 and 1 tons, for RV and Freight hauling throughout Canada and the U.S. Year round work, lots of miles and home time, fuel subsidies, benefits, excellent earnings. 306-653-8675, Saskatoon, SK. Website www.saskatoonhotshot.com

HEAVY DUTY AG Technician required for Case IH, NH dealer in SW Sask. Prior experience (to either line) preferred but not essential. We offer competitive wages with benefits. Fax resume to: Ternes Sales and LOCATION GENERAL Manager provides S e r v i c e L t d . , M ap l e C r e e k , S K . F a x leading edge, high quality service and sup- 306-662-3839, email: rternes@sasktel.net port for crop inputs for the Mundare, AB. farming area. They have single site re- SERVICE MANAGER REQUIRED for Case sponsibility and expected to lead the loca- /IH and NH dealer in SW Sask. Successful tion team to deliver the budgeted results applicant will have good computer knowlfor the location. Ensures the location’s fa- edge, be self-motivated, posess good cilities and equipment is kept in peak op- communication and people skills and able erating function at all times and proactive- to manage the day-to-day duties of a busy ly seeks out infrastructure efficiencies. service centre. Fax resume to: Ternes Responsible for inventory control process- Sales & Service Ltd., Maple Creek, SK., Ates and procedures ensuring the real time tention: Roger, Fax: 306-662-3839 or inventory calculations are available and email: rternes@sasktel.net correct for fertilizer and crop protection product inventory. Proven ability to lead a HEAVY DUTY MECHANIC, experienced in team including delegation and follow up hydraulics, diesel engines, prime movers, with staff. Proven self-starter with an en- tracked vehicles, as well as spray equiptrepreneurial spirit and desire to succeed. ment. This is an opportunity for field and Experience in completing and managing a shop work. Please send resume by email financial budget to the level of net income, to: acemail@acevegetation.com or by fax: including sales/gross profit, operational 780-955-9426 or send by mail to: ACE, expenditure and capital expenditure. Email 2001- 8 St. Nisku, AB. T9E 7Z1. resume to: humanresources@agsiag.com 3 BASE FOREMEN NEEDED. Full-time year round work, $25-29. per hour plus benefits. Minimum 3 years experience with all aspects of road construction. Apply at NELSON MOTORS & EQUIPMENT LTD. Prairie Paving, 805 48th St E., Saskatoon, Two full-time Heavy Equipment Ag Me- SK. S7K 0X5 or fax 306-343-0416 or email chanics required. Duties: repair, overhaul, marc@prairiepaving.ca troubleshoot and maintain JD heavy duty agricultural equipment; Use testing equipment to diagnose malfunctions and determine extent of repair required; Test repaired equipment to ensure compliance with JD specifications. Salary: $27-$29/hr. Education: Completion of Secondary School; Experience: Minimum 4 years of Tr u ck Driver sW a n ted experience. Qualified candidates would be ~Big g a r Tr a n s p or t~ assigned to one of the branches listed: Estevan, Redvers, Oxbow, Avonlea, RadCo m pa n y Drivers& Lea sed O pera to rs ville. To apply send resume by email, fax to pu llSu perB’sin bu lk gra in & or mail to: P.O. Box 300, Avonlea, SK. S0H fertilizerd ivisio n 0C0. Contact Ken at Fax: 306-868-4840 or Email to: service@nelsonmotors.com Co m petitive w a ges& ben efits& Sign in g Bo n u s EM P L OYM EN T S en d Resu m e & DriversAbstra ctto OP P OR TU N ITY ro d p a cik@ tra n sa llg ro u p .co m Applications are being accepted for: o r fa x:3 06 -24 2-2077 C a ll:Ro d Pa cik 3rd or 4th year 3 06 -24 9-6 85 3 Apprentice/Journeym an 3 06 -3 81-6 5 3 5 M illw rights

O ilfield P um p K n o w led ge a n A s s et Applicants m ust be organized & efficient, be m otivated, be a team player and w ork w ith m inim al supervision in a fast grow ing environm ent. W e Offer Com petitive W ages and Benefits Package. Please forw ard resum e by January 6, 2014 to: Kelro Pum p & M echanicalLtd. P.O. Box 10989 Lloydm inster, AB. T9V 3B3 Fax N o: 780-875-7441 E-m ail: rob@kelro.com W e thank allinterested candidates, how ever, only those selected for an interview w illbe contacted. AUTOMOTIVE MECHANIC WANTED, permanent full-time position. Located in Carnduff, SK. Journeyman, second or third year apprentice. Offer competitive wages. For info call Lee 306-482-3827, or email resume to goertzfarms@sasktel.net 2 CARPENTERS NEEDED. Full-time year round, $20-24. per hour depending on experience. 4 years experience constructing, fitting, repairing and installing structures made of wood. Apply to: Citylife Investment Corp., 50-710 Cynthia St., Saskatoon, SK. S7L 6A2 or fax 306-934-6460 or email dave@citylifecorp.com 2 ROOF PAINTERS NEEDED. Full-time seasonal, starting April 1, 2014, $18-$22. hour depending on experience. Minimum 3 yrs experience with spray painting and sandblasting. Duties: sandblasting, sanding, painting, coating. Apply to: Superior Spray Foam, 12843, 53rd Street, Edmonton, AB. T5A 4J6 or fax 306-934-6460 or email brad@superiorsprayfoam.ca

LONG HAUL SEMI Drivers and Owner Operators required to haul RVs and general freight. Drivers paid 40¢/running mile and pick/drop/border. Owner Operators paid 85% of gross revenue. Benefits, company fuel cards and subsidized insurance. Must have valid passport and ability to cross border. Call Jeremy at 1-800-867-6233, Saskatoon, SK. www.roadexservices.com CLASS 1 AND 3 Vac/Water/Tractor Trailer Operators. 3 to 5 years driving experience in remote conditions. Knowledge of the safe operation of vacuum and/or water truck and auxiliary equipment (pump, agitator, TPC, etc.). Safety Training: H2S, First Aid, TDG, WHMIS, PST/CSTS, Confined Space (training can be provided). Please email/fax current resume, driver’s a b s t r a c t a n d s a fe t y c e r t i fi c at e s t o ops@movac.ca or 403-201-3684, Calgary, Lac La Biche, Ft. McMurray, AB. Long term positions with camp coming available. RWB RANCH IS LOOKING for full-time Class 1 Drivers and Lease Operators to haul livestock and hogs to and from SK, MB, AB, BC and USA. Year-round work. Experience required, paying top wages, new equipment, benefits and safety bonuses. 403-625-4658, Claresholm, AB. CAL GAS IS seeking full time or seasonal drivers for propane delivery and a picker operator in the oilfield, Kerrobert, SK. area. Prefer 1A license, will consider Class 3A. All oilfield tickets, H2S, First Aid, Dangerous Good etc. are also required. We offer competitive wages and comprehensive health plan. Send resume to: Gerald Heimbecker at: gheimbecker@calgasinc.com fax 306-834-5501, phone 306-834-7793.


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GROWTH OF AN INDUSTRY. Growth promotant use in beef cattle was introduced in 1954, and today has widespread acceptance in North America. But is the tide turning? | BY BARB GLEN, LETHBRIDGE BUREAU

BEEF CATTLE GROWTH

Growth promotant advantages led to quick adoption

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t’s all well and good for cattle to be Ful-o-Pep, as promoted in an advertisement in the May 10, 1956, issue of The Western Producer. But then, as now, beef cattle growth promotants were more about feed efficiency and extra pounds than about animal vigour. And then, as now, some people were leery about using added hormones in beef production, either as feed additives or implants. Diethylstilbestrol, a form of estrogen used in human medicine, was first distributed as an animal feed additive in 1954 but was later pulled off the market for both livestock and humans because of human health concerns. Researchers at the time determined that the risk to humans from eating beef from animals given the additive, a.k.a. Ful-o-Pep, was virtually nil. In similar fashion, today’s beef cattle researchers make the same assertions about hormones in beef from cattle given growth promotants. Hormone implants became available to the cattle industry in 1956 and have since become widely adopted in commercial beef production. “I suspect implants were adopted pretty quickly because the apparent advantages in terms of growth rate and carcass weight and feed efficiency would be pretty quickly apparent to people,” said Reynold Bergen, science director with the Beef Cattle Research Council. Fifty or 60 years ago, it took 10 pounds of feed to generate one lb. of gain on a beef animal. Today, the ration is six to one, partly because of growth promoting implants. Additional factors include improved cattle genetics, improved feed quality and feed processing, and greater understanding about rations. “Between 1977 and 2007, and the trend has continued, we’ve produced 11 percent more beef from 20 percent fewer cattle,” said Bergen. “If we took growth promotants out of the system right now, the key number seems to be 10 percent. We would need 10 percent more cattle, 10 percent more land, 10 percent more feed and then seven percent more fuel, seven percent more fertilizer and we would produce 10 per-

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cent more manure and 10 percent more greenhouse gases.” Better feed efficiency and economics were the original reasons for using growth promotants, but Bergen said there are also environmental benefits. As well, growth implants result in cheaper beef at the meat counter because of lower production costs. Retail prices are eight percent lower than they would be other wise, according to Bergen’s figures. Yet there is consumer unease about use of added hormones in beef production. A study released in November at the National Institute for Animal Agriculture Symposium in Kansas City ranked hormone content in meat as one of the top consumer concerns, above humane handling and environmental impact issues. Carl Chomistek, a cattle producer in Rolling Hills, Alta., listened to consumer concerns about hormones a few years ago. He stopped using implants in his backgrounding and finishing operation when he received requests for beef with no added hormones. “We were hoping that by doing that we could extract a tiny bit of a premium out of the cattle that we were selling because I normally sell eight or nine weight (800 to 900 lb.) steers and heifers, March to April,” he said. “But we weren’t able to get anything extra for that, so in consultation with my veterinarian, he said, ‘you know, you’re throwing $20 or $30 bucks an animal away.’ ” Chomistek is using implants again, noting his customers didn’t seem to care and the production results speak for themselves. CONTINUED ON PAGE 63

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HOG PRICES MAY HAVE PEAKED Although hog price forecasts are no more than an “educated” guess at this time, it seems safe to say they have probably reached their limit at $80 to $85 a hundredweight. This is the opinion of Jim Dawson, marketing economist with Alberta Agriculture, who points out that even though there is not enough production increase in sight over the next six months or so to depress prices, there are other factors to consider. These include: the likelihood of a plentiful supply of lower-priced beef well into the new year; cautious buying on the part of the consumers; lower seasonal demand during the winter; and the fact that eastern Canada is coming back into pork production faster than the west. “In view of these factors,” says Mr. Dawson, “it would be possible for prices to go back down to the low $70’s or even the high $60’s.”

90TH ANNIVERSARY

ISSUE DATE: OCTOBER 2, 1975. Hog market analysts were speculating whether hog prices had peaked at $85 per cwt. with the grim forecast of a price drop of as much as $15 per cwt.


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PEAK PRICES MAKE PLEASANT HEADLINES. And there’s no reason to think, even after the record-high crop and livestock prices of recent years, that the future won’t contain more Western Producer headlines about “peak,” “high” and “record” prices. | BY ED WHITE, WINNIPEG BUREAU

PRICE PREDICTIONS

Hog prices surge and wane, but remain low

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armers might not feel they are living in a golden era when they see those sorts of headlines. Somehow, the record highs don’t seem to have the impact that a farmer might hope for. It ’s a result of the difference between nominal and real prices, which disguises the brutal long-term reality of agricultural production, according to leading U.S. agricultural economist Darrell Good. “Prices generally tend to decline in inflation-adjusted terms,” said Good, a University of Illinois market expert. “There are periods when prices rise rapidly, but they do not persist. You just see a decades-long pattern of declining prices.” A Western Producer headline from October 1975 sagely noted “Hog prices may have peaked,” with $80 to

$85 per hundredweight prices marking a rally peak that threw lean hog futures prices far above their previous peak of $40 per cwt. Hog prices didn’t surpass $15 per cwt. from the 1920s to the early-1940s and then popped over $25 a few times between the mid-1940s and the late 1960s before beginning their surge into the $50 to $85 range that dominated the 1973-2008 period. Lean hog futures have surged higher than $100 per cwt. a number of times in 2011 and 2013, setting new all-time records. However, that’s only in nominal terms. Adjusted for inflation, the 1973-2008 period wasn’t a flat range but a steady trend downward. In 2008 terms, the $85 level of 1975 is actually equivalent to $340. Today’s “record” prices are equal in inflation-adjusted terms to the hog

prices of the early-to-mid-1990s. The same applies to crop prices. The 2008 and 2012 peaks in wheat, canola, soybeans and corn don’t seem so impressive when adjusted for inflation. For example, Chicago wheat prices higher than $10 per bushel appears to have shot to much higher highs in 2008 than the 1970s peaks of $5 to $7 per bu. However, when adjusted for inflation, the actual value of that same futures contract is only onethird of the mid-1970s level. With the peaks taken out of the picture, the trend for a century has been lower and lower real commodity prices, something Good expects to continue after the current period of nominal high prices has passed. It is possible that the long-term trend could be changing. The growing world population and its

increasing food demand could drive a trend of increasing real prices. And climate change could make crop and livestock production less productive, driving up prices because of smaller supplies. “But so far we haven’t seen that materialize,” said Good. “Until it does, I think we have to remain skeptical. The history is that production has responded and we have been able to keep up with demand without pushing real prices to new levels.” Good said producers have responded by increasing production and lowering their per unit costs. As well, input costs have also been decreasing in real terms. That response will likely continue if the long-term trend of lower real prices continues: producers will continue to increase productivity while demandinglower input prices.

NO ‘RECORD HIGHS’ HERE Hog futures in current dollars may be higher than in the 1970s but when adjusted for inflation, they have eroded significantly.

Chicago lean hog futures prices ($US/lb.) $3.50 3.00

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ELECTIONS OF WHEAT POOL DELEGATES TO BE RUSHED WITH ALL POSSIBLE SPEED Nominations for the election of Wheat Pool delegates poured into the central office until the last moment on Saturday, June 21st, at which time over a thousand had been received. As each nomination paper was signed by at least six other contract signers, over seven thousand real dirt farmers have taken part in the pre-election work. This is almost one-sixth of the total number of Wheat Pool members, and is evidence that the movement has touched the heart of the farmer’s problems as nothing has ever done before.

EXCERPT | AUGUST 27, 1923

THE ALBERTA POOL CAMPAIGN NOW FORGING AHEAD RAPIDLY Provincial wide organization is now securing large numbers of signatures for five year contract — many districts signing up 100 per cent. CALGARY, Aug. 22nd. — In all parts of Alberta where wheat is grown, the campaign to secure members in the Alberta Co-operative Wheat Producers, Ltd., to use the corporate name of the Alberta Wheat Pool, commenced on Monday August 20th, and is being carried on with all possible energy and speed. The equivalent of at least 50 per cent. of the Alberta wheat acreage of 1922 must be placed under contract to the Pool, in order to make the contracts binding. Confidence is expressed by those in charge of the drive that much more than the requisite acreage will be obtained.

90TH ANNIVERSARY

ISSUE DATE: AUGUST 27, 1923 & JUNE 26, 1924. WP coverage dating from the mid-1920s illustrates the high level of farmer interest in collective pooling.

Orderly marketing, that is placing only enough of the product on the market to meet the immediate and active demand, is the only thing that will give the grower a voice in determining what the price will be, and remove the curse on agriculture that places the farmer at the mercy of the buyers. The advance payment on wheat, made possible through government finance in dealing with an established marketing agency such as the Wheat Growers’ Associations, enables the farmers to hold their wheat, and sell it gradually. WALTON PETEET SECRETARY OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CO-OPERATIVE MARKETING ASSOCIATIONS


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COLLECTIVE MARKETING ERA ENDS. Prairie pools were once the dominant grain handlers. Today, big corporate players have replaced the pool model. | BY BARRY WILSON, OTTAWA BUREAU

PRAIRIE POOLS DEFUNCT

Political, marketing ideology changes wipe out pools

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n its infancy, The Western Producer was the voice of the exploding wheat pool movement on the Prairies. “The Alberta Pool Campaign Now Forging Ahead Rapidly,” screamed an excited front page headline Aug. 27, 1923. “The Saskatchewan Wheat Pool — the biggest thing the farmers of Western Canada have ever undertaken is the wheat pool,” said an advertisement for Saskatchewan Co-operative Wheat Producers Ltd. the same year, which matched the drift of the story coverage. The 1924 Manitoba Pool Elevators’ campaign was equally big news. Then The Western Producer lived long enough to chronicle the demise of the pool movement, first through a move away from the co-operative structure and a decline in farmer control and influence to finally being another grain company like all the others. And there is an argument in some quarters that the demise of the pools had much broader effects than just a weakening of farmer influence in the industry. Brian Oleson, for one, is convinced it was a precursor to the demise of the CWB single desk last year. “The CWB could not survive without the pool democratic structure and farmer buy-in through a sense of ownership,” said the former vicepresident of corporate affairs at the board and now with the University of Manitoba. “The pools, when they dominated the prairie grain industry, gave the board its support base in the countryside.” Barry Senft, a former second vicepresident of Saskatchewan Wheat Pool and now chief executive officer of Grain Farmers of Ontario, is skeptical of that argument. He said there has been a change in the political and marketing ideology of grain farmers that cleared the way for the end of the board monopoly, despite a core of farmers who remain adamant supporters of the CWB and pool models. “I don’t know that if the pools were in place today, things would have turned out any different,” Senft said. “I’d be surprised if it would have

Pools gave the Canadian Wheat Board a broad support base, some observers say. | changed anything because the pools were changing, too.” Still, these two former pool and CWB insiders have some theories on why the pools and then the board exited stage right. Senft remembers when Sask Pool was the dominant provincial grain handler with more than 60 percent of the crop and significant farmer loyalty. “It really was a sense of entitlement with ‘their’ company,” he said. “I remember growing up, if the local pool elevator filled and there was space in a competitor elevator, farmers would hold off delivery until there was space in their elevator.” Senft said Sask Pool’s consolidation

program of closing elevators, the increasing power of management and the falling power or influence of farmers in the company eroded that religious-type loyalty. “There was a sense, I guess, that if they are not loyal to me, I won’t be loyal to them.” Then the pool became just another marketing option. The move into investing in companies down the value chain, such as a flour mill and Robin’s Donuts, was also controversial with some members. Senft said it was the right decision but managed badly by the pool. Oleson has a different take on that attempt to expand the company

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focus away from the farmer base. “I remember having a Robin’s coffee one day and really thinking that this was a symbol of how the company was moving away from farmers,” he said. “It seemed like a metaphor for going down the road to destruction.” Meanwhile, the grain industry was consolidating and becoming dominated by bigger corporate players. As well, the co-operative structure had a difficult time accumulating the capital it needed for investment and expansion, and farmer politics were changing. As well, most farmers became more familiar and comfortable doing their own marketing for non-board crops

such as canola and pulses as wheat and barley declined as a percentage of prairie production. “They realized they could learn the marketing, appreciated the cash flow and that affected the attitude,” said Senft. Farmer numbers were also falling and the political influence declining both within the pool and generally. He remembers fondly the days when politicians were loathe to announce a grain policy without getting prairie pool blessing. “Those were the glory days,” he said. “Farmers had power. They felt they could control their market collectively. Obviously this is a different era.”

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FABABEAN MARKETS OPENING UP IN MAN.

ISSUE DATE: OCTOBER 2, 1975. Pulse crops were beginning to gain popularity across the Prairies, and new crops like fababeans were planted in Manitoba as a feed crop.

A fledgling fababean market has begun to develop in Manitoba this summer, with one feed mill ready to use beans, other feed mills prepared to consider purchases and Japanese buyers asking for up to 1000 metric tons next year. Fababeans offer high protein content which can be used as a replacement for soybeans and barley in animal feed rations and which are popular as human food in many parts of the world. This year, about 2000 acres of fababeans are expected to be harvested and used on Manitoba farms for feed and seed.

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SIMPLE BEGINNINGS . It started with fababeans, and soon Prairie farmers were routinely adding lentils, peas and dry beans to their rotations. What is coming next for pulse growers? | BY SEAN PRATT, SASKATOON NEWSROOM

THE BIRTH OF PULSE CROPS ON THE PRAIRIES

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t’s a good thing Al Slinkard isn’t afraid of the cold. It was a bone-chilling - 40 C when the father of Canada’s lentil industry reported to work at the newly formed University of Saskatchewan’s Crop Development Centre Feb. 1, 1972. But he didn’t think twice about his decision to uproot his family from their home in northern Idaho and head north because the career opportunity was too good to pass up. “I looked at the department and there was only about five people in it and 46 million acres of cropland under cultivation,” he said. Slinkard was tasked with developing new lines of peas for the province’s growers, but the centre also wanted him to work on developing other special crops for a province that had become far too reliant on lowpriced wheat. Growers in Slinkard’s home state planted both peas and lentils, so the pea and grass breeder, who was recruited from the University of Idaho, knew the crops had similar climatic requirements. According to Statistics Canada, 64,000 acres of peas were grown on the Prairies in 1972. It didn’t track lentils at that time, but Slinkard estimates there were 10,000 to 15,000 acres of the crop. He obtained the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s collection of lentil varieties and grew them out to see which ones were suited for Saskatchewan. By 1975 he had identified 10 promising lines. Two of them looked really good. One was a large-seeded variety and the other a small-seeded variety. Slinkard didn’t want to release both so he picked one. “I remembered that consumers liked big and bright seeds, so I went with the one that had the biggest and brightest seeds,” said the 82-yearold retired breeder. He named it the Laird lentil after T h o m a s L a i rd , a f a r m e r f ro m Rosetown, Sask., who had given the Crop Development Centre a $25,000 grant to produce new crops for his area of the province. The variety was field-tested with

Al Slinkard developed new lines of peas for Saskatchewan growers in the 1970s. | BARRY WILSON PHOTO

Pulses don’t like having wet feet and haven’t done as well as expected for the last couple years, but acreage is expected to rebound when the Prairies get back to drier weather. | FILE PHOTO producers in 1977. One grower in the Regina area planted 80 acres of lentils on summerfallow and another 80 acres on wheat stubble. Both crops yielded 1,800 pounds per acre. It was a major research breakthrough for the crop. “That indicated that we could grow lentils on stubble land and didn’t have to grow them on summerfallow,” said Slinkard. Another fortuitous development that year was the extensive drought that hit eastern Washington and northern Idaho, which were the main lentil growing areas of North America. Brokers had forward sold a bunch of the anticipated crop and were desperate to find lentils to fill those sales. They heard about the trials in Saskatchewan and came north, bidding up prices to 35 cents per pound. Farmers growing the experimental crop grossed $700 per acre for their

lentils that year compared to $100 per acre for wheat. “You can imagine, everyone wanted to grow lentils the next year,” said Slinkard. Laird lentils were commercially released in 1978 followed by the small-seeded Eston lentils in 1980. Saskatchewan Agriculture special crops specialist Dale Risula said the moment Laird lentils hit the market was the birth of a pulse crop industry that generated $1.7 billion in farm cash receipts last year. Saskatchewan now accounts for more than 50 percent of world pea and lentil exports. The timing was right for the introduction of lentils. Farmers were clamouring for a new crop because wheat markets were severely depressed due to global overproduction. “It was all negative returns that were shown on any of the farm budgets that

Canada is the world’s of peas and lentils. Source: Conference Board of Canada, Valuing Food Report, June 2011

were done at the time,” said Risula. Acceptance was slow at first. There were a lot of disease problems, and farmers had trouble harvesting a crop that grew so low to the ground. “A lot of people were running into the problems more so than the benefits,” he said. Slinkard spent his winters on the speaking circuit encouraging farmers to experiment with the new crop. “I had one little catch (phrase) — A, B, C: anything beats cereals,” he said. The centre eventually introduced more disease resistant lines, and farmers started adapting their harvest equipment with floating cutter bars and pick-up reels and using land rollers to create a smoother soil surface. “They could afford this because of the high pr ice of lentils,” said Slinkard. Risula said peas and lentils slowly began to gain momentum in the

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province’s Palliser Triangle area “Up around 1990 it became very apparent that pulses were taking over,” he said. He lived in Moose Jaw at the time and farmers there were increasingly incorporating lentils into what had been a wheat and summerfallow rotation. By 1991 farmers were growing 600,000 acres of lentils and 500,000 acres of peas. This year they planted 2.38 million acres of lentils and 3.34 million acres of peas. “The impact has been huge,” Risula said. “It has been more than just income. It has been the health of the land.” However, acreage has been tailing off in recent years. Pulses are facing stiff competition from high-priced wheat and canola. They also have to contend with corn and soybeans, two relative newcomers to Western Canada. Risula said it has also been wet the last couple of years, and pulses don’t like having wet feet. He thinks acreage will rebound when the Prairies get back to the more familiar drier weather pattern. However, he said it is also possible that pulses may continue to lose ground to competing crops in Canada and cheaper Black Sea peas and lentils. “That’s why our research has to be focused on pulses that are higher in quality than those grown elsewhere.” SEE RESEARCHER REMEMBERS ON PAGE 63

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90TH ANNIVERSARY

ISSUE DATE: MARCH 5, 1959. Farmers descended on Ottawa carrying thick stacks of petitions to demand deficiency payments on their three main crops. It was one of the largest farm rallies of the time, and reporter Keith Dryden chronicled the experience for the pages of The Western Producer.

ADVERTISEMENT | MARCH 5, 1959

300,000 Strong These petitions carry the names of about 300,000 adult westerners who endorse the farmers’ request for deficiency payments on western wheat, oats and barley. … … The campaign for signatures and funds took place during some of the coldest weather on record. Some 21,000 unpaid, volunteer canvassers braved cold and snow to afford every rural resident an opportunity to back the campaign. The campaign called for a tremendous effort and close cooperation among thousands of people. Long hours, hard work and enthusiasm were accepted readily by volunteers throughout the west. Every person who contributed in any way to the success of the campaign is to be commended.

EXCERPT | MARCH 5, 1959

OTTAWA DELEGATION TO BE 1000 STRONG Four Special Trains Leave Regina, Saskatoon March 7 REGINA — More than 1000 delegates from Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba will converge on Ottawa next week to present to the Government of Canada on March 10 one of the longest petitions in Canadian history. The petition carries more than 300,000 signatures of

farmers, business and professional men and workers. It requests the government to make deficiency payments on wheat, oats and barley delivered in western Canada during the last three years to provide grain producers with a more equitable share of the national income.

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FARMERS RALLIED. Although Ottawa feared that rallying farmers were “a bunch of hayseed barbarians coming with pitchforks,” peace generally prevailed — and farmers seldom got what they wanted. | BY KAREN BRIERE, REGINA BUREAU

PRAIRIE PETITIONS

Tens of thousands of farmers participate in protests

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t’s March 1959, and Keith Dryden is on a special Canadian National Railway train bound for Ottawa. T h e We s t e r n P r o d u c e r reporter is on assignment, joining carloads of prairie farmers, led by then-Saskatchewan Wheat Pool president Jack Wesson, who are on their way to ask prime minister John Diefenbaker for deficiency payments. His editor, Tom Melville-Ness, is on another train with the same purpose. Both men are, with the help of Saskatchewan Wheat Pool secretaries and Gestetner copiers, producing daily newspapers for distribution to the farmers on board. The approximately 1,100 farmers on the trains are just a few of the 302,000 who have signed petitions calling for assistance. “A remarkable feature of this mass delegation moving east to Ottawa is delegates’ unity of purpose,” Dryden wrote from CNR Train No. 2. “You can get in an argument anywhere on the train on any subject under the sun except deficiency payments. On that subject there is a unity of thought reminiscent of the western farmer’s regard for the Canadian Wheat Board.” Today, Dryden recalls that trip as a landmark in terms of rallies and lobbies. During his career he covered many smaller rallies but nothing quite like this one. “It was a huge undertaking, and an expensive one,” he said. “It didn’t get an awful lot of results but it made a lot of fuss for a while.” This was the third large farmers’ rally in Ottawa since the West had been settled and agriculture established. The first occurred in December 1910 when about 500 western farmers joined 300 from Ontario to push their way on to the floor of the House of Commons to demand federally owned grain elevators, a rail line to Hudson Bay and tariff reductions. “In 1910, farmers were not a mere special interest group to be blocked with iron fences and security guards,” wrote Garry Fairbairn, also a former WP editor, in his history of Saskatchewan Wheat Pool, From Prairie Roots. “They were a majority of the population and agriculture was still the foundation of all things economic.” The 1912 Canada Grain Act was largely a result of this rally. Grain terminals at Port Arthur, Saskatoon, Moose Jaw and Calgary were built, and eventually Edmonton and Lethbridge had large inland terminals as well. The second major rally occurred in 1942, after Canada lost the western European market for wheat because of the war. Ottawa imposed delivery limits and measures to take wheat out of production, but farmers were mostly incensed over initial prices of 70

Former Western Producer editor Keith Dryden recalls a train trip he took with carloads of prairie farmers to Ottawa in March, 1959, as a landmark in terms of rallies and lobbies. | WILLIAM DEKAY PHOTO cents a bushel. Sask Pool, led by Wesson, pushed for at least $1 per bu. and warned that farm income would drop to less than half of what it had been. However, the government responded with price controls and a wheat price frozen at 77 cents. Meetings, particularly one in March 1941 in Abernethy, Sask., led by former agriculture minister W. R. Motherwell, led to a wider protest effort. On Sunday morning, Feb. 1, 1942, two trains carrying 400 Saskatchewan farmers arrived in Ottawa. They also carried petitions with 185,000 signatures demanding higher wheat prices. Prime minister William Lyon Mackenzie King and his agriculture minister, Jimmy Gardiner, were among those to hear the farmers’ concerns and while they were a sym-

pathetic audience, they didn’t meet the farmers’ demands. The Canadian Wheat Board initial payment was raised to 90 cents, but that is all they received. By the late 1950s, formal international wheat agreements had eroded and farmers increasingly looked to Ottawa for a domestic assistance program. The pool had begun arguing in 1956 for deficiency payments. Its position was that Ottawa should make such payments when farmers’ revenues fell below their fair share of the national income. They first asked for payments of 22 cents a bu. on 1955-56 deliveries and later 36 cents for 1956-57. However, the Diefenbaker government in 1958 instead promised a

comprehensive crop insurance program, more agricultural credit and special payments of $1 an acre up to $200 per farm. Pool delegates said that was inadequate, and more than 1,000 meetings were held between Dec. 15, 1958, and Jan. 15, 1959, to mobilize farmers and prepare for a trek. “The capital’s memories of the orderly 1942 March on Ottawa seem to have faded, for extensive security precautions were taken,” wrote Fairbairn. Recalled fieldman Ted Nyhus: “The fear in Ottawa was that they were a bunch of hayseed barbarians coming with pitchforks.” However, the March 1959 rally was peaceful, with nearly 1,100 delegates arriving with a 302,000-name petition urging deficiency payments.

Wesson was again a spokesperson, but this rally was prairie-wide, including the other pools, each province’s farmers’ union, three provincial federations of agricultural and United Grain Growers. “We went down to the Chateau Laurier in Ottawa and then over to the government building and met w ith members of Parliament,” Dryden recalled. “There were quite a number of distinguished people from the government of the time, and bigwigs from the opposition, too, because it’s always good politics.” However, the farmers didn’t get what they wanted. Instead, Diefenbaker again in 1960 provided the $1 an acre payment. The pools had also asked for a twoprice wheat system, which was denied. “Despite all the signatures and groups involved, results were disappointing,” wrote Fairbairn. Since those first three events, farmers have often held rallies to protest various issues, and many have been larger. The National Farmers Union, for example, has a long history of organizing protests, particularly to support the wheat board. According to a history of the organization published in 2009, rallies in 1970 saw 2,000 farmers march on the Alberta legislative building, 7,500 in Regina and 2,800 in a Winnipeg parade. D o m i n a n t t h e m e s t h a t h av e brought farmers together over the years included transportation issues, such as railway service and the future of the Crow freight rate, drought relief and free trade. One of the largest rallies occurred in Ottawa in 1992, when 30,000 farmers protested the potential loss of supply management under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade negotiations. In 1993, about 13,000 farmers packed Saskatoon’s hockey arena to demand a third line of defence payment, as well as to maintain the Crow rate and strengthen the CWB. More recently, protests focused first on keeping barley under the wheat board and then on the impending loss of the board’s single desk monopoly. Over the years farmers have rallied on Parliament Hill, in front of legislative buildings, in small cold rural halls and with tractors, grain trucks and combines on major highways. All of these have met with mixed results: the Crow was ended in 1995, the wheat board monopoly is gone and acreage payments never materialized. Dryden is philosophical about the results: “When you lean on the government, they won’t give you what you want necessarily, but they will decide that they have to do some sort of a thing to appease you.”


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WHEAT “CURRENCY” When Three Hills, Alta., farmer Clayton Wilfred Thomas decided d to cut farming operations from 3000 00 acres to 160, he held an auction n at which wheat could be used ass payment on purchases over $500. 00. Auctioneer Dunc Peters is seen here with five-year-old combines which sold for 8000, 8050 and 7650 bushels respectively. No. 2 or 3 Northern wheat was accepted at value of $1 per bushel. Mr. Thomas, who plans to sell the wheat to livestock feeders, says sales receipts exceeded $100,000. He had expected a top of $70,000. An estimated 1000 Alberta and Saskatchewan farmers attended the auction. | PHOTO BY GEORGE A. YACKULIE JR.

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ITTERN LAKE, Alta. — It was a push to modernize that encouraged Walter McNary to build the concrete silo in 1974. His son, George, had returned home to farm and encouraged his father to modernize their 50-cow dairy from a pit silo to something more automated. For $24,000, the family built the 24 foot diameter, 70 foot high silo and added cross augers that brought the silage into the barn. “Farmers are always looking for something better,” Walter said about concrete silos scattered across the Prairies. However, it wasn’t long before the deficiencies of the upright concrete silo in the cold Canadian Prairies became clear. “There were a lot of problems with freezing. You had to watch if the frost got in, someone would have to go in and pick the silage off the sides,” he said. “When it was working, it worked pretty good, but freezing in the winter was the biggest headache.” The silage was sliced from the top and unloaded out a chute on the side of the silo and down into the barn. It was almost impossible for the auger to cut through the frozen silage and pull it onto the unloading auger and out the silo. McNary said the unloading auger lasted about seven years before it needed to be replaced for another $17,000. “ It s o u n d s c h e a p n ow , b u t i t wasn’t,” said Walter’s wife, Myrtle, who said the silo was the first concrete silo built in the area. The family used it on their Bittern Lake dairy until the dairy was shut down in 1992. Not wanting to see the expensive silo sit unused, Walter approached the University of Alberta’s Augustana campus to use the silo as a possible climbing wall. “It didn’t get very far,” said Walter, who has read articles about silos in the United States turned into apartments. “I’ve always figured it was a pretty big investment to sit and do nothing.” Former CFCW radio station owner Hal Yerxa built another pair of concrete silos down the road from the McNarys, and Wilf Weber, former manager of Weyga Farms in Camrose, was forced to deal with them when he bought the land in the late 1970s. “In the winter time they didn’t work too well,” he said. Winter wind from the northwest froze the moist silage to the concrete wall, forcing Weber or other staff to climb to the top of the silo and chip away at the frozen silage so that the unloading auger could peel the silage out and bring it down to the cattle.

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“They were not made for these kinds of weather conditions,” he said. “The quality was good, but in the winter it froze to the sides and unloading was quite difficult.” Weber used the silos for storing silage for two years before calling it quits and making silage in onground pits. Harry Brook, crop specialist with Alberta Agriculture, said salespeople travelled the Prairies in the 1970s convincing farmers to build concrete silos or similar blue Harvestore silos.

“It really was very, very expensive way to store silage,” said Brook. “Just about every third person who bought one went bankrupt.” Cattle producer Dave Solverson said the tombstones, as they are sometimes called, cost more than a quarter section of land. “People invested way too much in these and ended up losing their farms.” Brook said the upright silos had little spoilage but it came at a high cost that wasn’t justified for low-value silage.

“You cannot pay for the cost of upright silos in your lifetime. Silage is still a low value commodity.” Ken Lewis of Lewis Farms in Spruce Grove, Alta., still uses one of their five silos to store high moisture barley. He plans to convert the others to dry grain storage in the future. Lewis said times have changed since the silos were built. In 1978, when the first two were built, farms made their own silage. The slower pace allowed the silos to be slowly filled as the silage was

blown to the top of the silo. Now, with larger farms and custom silage operators, the silage needs to be put in an easy fill pit. Silage freezing to the walls was an issue for Lewis, but he said it could be managed by putting the silage up at lower moisture and knowing how to work the silos. “The experience of employees about silos seems to have diminished dramatically,” he said. Lewis said they are not going to get technical when they convert their concrete silos into dry grain storage. They plan to knock a hole in the side at the height of an auger and fill it that way. They will use a grain vacuum to suck it out the bottom. Ron Goerz, a salesperson for Selmac Sales, which sold the equipment inside the Dominion silos, said six companies once sold silos to farmers. There were three main types of silo: Stave block silos, which were prepoured concrete blocks held together with clamps and parged inside with concrete. Concrete silos poured in sections. Metal silos with glass lining. Goerz said the upright silos were a transition between dry hay and pit silos. “They were great for the small beef or dairy farm,” he said. “Silage was just coming into its own. Before that it was mostly dry hay.” He said Dominion Silo sold 80 silos in 1979 but only 10 to 15 five years later. “It was an era.”


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Knowing readers key to longevity » CONTINUED FROM PAGE 3 Within a year of The Progressive’s establishment, the paper’s advisory board decided its name had unwanted political associations. A new name was needed, and pool director Harry Marsh of Herschel, Sask., brought forward a suggestion. In a 1973 history written by former editor Rusty Macdonald, Marsh recounted the meeting. “We wanted a name that would take in all western farmers, not just those of the pool or the pools and not just those in Saskatchewan. It had to be regional, covering Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta at least. And we didn’t want something that sounded like the name of a house organ, either. It had to be a newspaper, a real paper.” And so, since Aug. 15, 1924, this newspaper has been called The Western Producer. It has also earned a few nicknames over the years — the Western Depressor during tough agricultural times, and Western Seducer at tongue-in-cheek times. The reputation for employing good writers has continued throughout the paper’s history. Turner was an accomplished writer with an often sharp and frequently witty turn of phrase. “We hope to rub the feet of progress with the oil of humour so that the march may be the more triumphant if less wearisome,” he once wrote of his newspaper.

Grant MacEwan, a farmer, professor, author and ninth lieutenant governor of Alberta, briefly served as agriculture editor, and was in that role during the devastating foot-andmouth outbreak near Regina in 1952. Violet McNaughton, the first women’s editor at the Producer, wrote a column for many years and championed the cause of prairie women. She was influential in obtaining the vote for Canadian women, and in 1934 received the Order of the British Empire. Laughland also credits good writers as key to the paper’s longevity. “I think we just found good people to work there who have the genuine desire to inform farmers, and fortunately the idea of writing good factual material and not putting any puff pieces that a lot of other papers do, is really what makes the difference. There’s no other paper like it, really.” At its peak, the paper boasted a staff of 171 in 1973, which included those involved in composing, pre-press, printing, book publishing, insurance, travel services and the usual newspaper departments. Having shed all but the core news business, staff now number 62. A vital part of The Western Producer’s history is its 70 years of ownership by Saskatchewan Wheat Pool, from 1931 to 2001. The paper, like its readers, suffered greatly during the Depression and an agreement with the pool allowed farmers to authorize a $2 subscription fee to be deducted from their final grain payment. When the world wheat price plummeted to 85 cents a bushel, both the Producer and the pool faced financial disaster.

90TH ANNIVERSARY Despite that, the pool saw the value of the Producer to its members and other prairie farmers. It took over the paper and its printer, Modern Press Ltd., in June 1931. The paper kept its independent editorial stance and was able to expand into Alberta and Manitoba in the late 1930s and throughout the 1940s and 1950s, which had always been the objective of the original owners. The newspaper’s relationship with SWP lasted until 2001, when the Producer, now separate from its printer, was purchased by Glacier Media Group in 2001. SWP was a giant player in the agriculture industry over most of the 70 years that it owned the Producer, so it was frequently necessary for the paper to report upon its owners. That presented challenges for editorial policy, and former publishers including Waldron, the late Robert Phillips and Allan Laughland had to defend it almost annually to the SWP board of directors. “Most of the time I had good support from the board,” recalls Laughland. “There would be the odd director on there that thought the paper should be more supportive of the wheat pool, especially with respect to the pool’s position on policy issues, and that we shouldn’t really give any space to the opposition, as they would put it. “We tried to argue that that really wasn’t in farmers’ interests. They needed both sides of the story. I would have to make some kind of a speech like that at almost every annual meeting.”

There would be the odd (SWP) director on there that thought the paper should be more supportive of the wheat pool, especially with respect to the pool’s position on policy issues, and that we shouldn’t really give any space to the opposition, as they would put it. We tried to argue that that really wasn’t in farmers’ interests. They needed both sides of the story. I would have to make some kind of a speech like that at almost every annual meeting. ALLAN LAUGHLAND, FORMER WP PUBLISHER

Pressure on the Producer to give favourable coverage to the SWP escalated when the Pool went public, Laughland recalls. That was shortlived when the giant grain entity faced financial ruin in the 1990s. “In my mind I could sort of see the company was starting to unravel. After awhile they had bigger fires to deal with than to try to twist my arm.” Many Producer readers seem to think the paper was once based in Winnipeg, but in fact Saskatoon has always been home base. In 1983, the roof over its offices on Millar Avenue fell in, causing massive damage, no injuries and an insurance lawsuit that dragged on for years. The paper continued to publish amid the wreck, and has maintained a near perfect record of publishing and distributing weekly newspapers throughout its 90-year history. Postal strikes and a Grain Services Union strike in 1994 disrupted delivery and content, but never halted the Producer’s run. The newspaper has offered other magazines and supplements over the years. Among them was Western People, a magazine launched in 1978

that was loved by readers but treated indifferently by advertisers, which eventually made it uneconomical to maintain. Two separate magazines, Farming and Acreage Life, have been launched and folded within the paper’s last 10 years. The Saskatchewan Seed Guide, Canola and Pulse Producer and Techs & Specs continue as part of the stable, and resources have most recently been allocated to the website, mobile apps and use of social media to reach readers and attempt to meet their information needs. Ultimately, it is knowledge of its readers and advertisers, coupled with employees’ inner fire, that maintain the Producer, says Jessome. “The sense of ownership here is incredible. It’s far beyond anything I’ve ever experienced. That’s without a doubt. I’ve been directly or indirectly involved in about 10 different publications and without a doubt this is the one that has the greatest employee engagement and pride of product. We do this because it’s important. We do this because we take pride in it.”

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Seeing bright side, remembering past » CONTINUED FROM PAGE 23 “The younger generation is understanding that they can be successful but kind of looking over their shoulder a little bit in terms of trying to mitigate that risk through the various options available: crop and hail insurance and broadening their market strategy,” he said. “There are a lot of tech savvy guys out there.… I think that’s picking up simply because of the deregulation of the wheat board. “More and more guys are seeing that they have to expose themselves to more technologies and learn those new technologies or risk mitigation options because they have to find that better market and protect themselves even further.… Those products and services are certainly influential. Back in the Dirty Thirties, they were non-existent.” From his perspective, Williams can’t help feeling concerned with the march of technology and how it affects the individual producer. “Today, farmers are being led by the nose by technology. You can’t avoid the technology. You just have to adapt it. You can’t step around it. You come in with the new varieties or machinery and have to run with it,” he said. Fear of failure for producers also worries him — he’s seen it before. “It can happen very quickly, if you get the combination of markets and weather at the same time,” he said.

“You take a farmer now with these big farms, they are at high risk. When you’ve got a farm that will cost you a million dollars to put a crop in, you’ve got a million dollars sunk on speculation every year.” Fulton said both generations are incorrect. “They both suffer a bias. The people who came through the 1930s were too pessimistic about the way the world might turn out. In some ways, the people who have come through the last 10 years are probably too optimistic about the way the world is going to turn out.”

Growth promotants » CONTINUED FROM PAGE 51 “My gains last year were phenomenal. We were really, really happy with them. I think (implant use) certainly does make a difference.” That said, Chomistek would still like to eliminate their use. The Canadian burger chain A&W launched a campaign earlier this year called Better Beef, advertising product from animals that have not been given added hormone growth promotants. The campaign raised the ire of Alberta cattle producers because of its implication that other beef was inferior and because A&W had to buy much of its product from Mon-

tana and Australia to meet its needs. Chomistek said it illustrates a problem in the Canadian industry. “Maybe we producers aren’t looking as far as we should,” he said. “I think there’s a real disconnect between the cow-calf man, the backgrounders, the finishers, the packers and the consumer.” Canada’s two large meat packers buy and supply the commodity beef market and aren’t interested in separating implanted cattle from those that haven’t had implants. That’s why Chomistek is hopeful smaller packers will establish, survive and service what is now a niche market for beef with no added hormones. Bergen sees consumer unease with implants from another angle. “I think part of it is that consumers are a lot farther removed from food production than they ever have been before, in North America anyway, and so they don’t know how cattle are produced, or chickens or pigs, for that matter,” he said. “What I view as a little bit regrettable is, these things have been around for 60 years. There’s absolutely no indication that they pose any harm to human health and there’s real clear benefits on the environmental side and the industry competitiveness side.” He said consumers will ultimately decide on the future of beef cattle implant use. He thinks the supply of beef with no added hormones will increase because of the pending trade deal with the European Union. The EU, which doesn’t accept any other kind of beef, will likely want steaks and middle meats, which will

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Researcher remembers pulse heyday » CONTINUED FROM PAGE 57 Chuck Penner, an analyst with LeftField Commodity Research, believes there is still a bright future for pulses. “Some of the low fruit in pulse markets has already been picked,” he said. Canada has done a good job of making inroads in traditional pulse consuming markets such as India and South America. “We had a situation where we could have fairly rapid growth because we were focusing on markets that already existed,” he said. “The next gains will be a little bit slower, but they’re out there.” Penner believes there is going to be a push to increase dry bean production in Saskatchewan. “That market is bigger than the lentil market, for sure,” he said. “Dry beans are a huge opportunity. It’s a matter of finding the varieties and then producing them in a cost effective way.” Penner also believes the increased consumer focus on sustainability in developed markets bodes well for pulses. He thinks pulse acres are going to

increase as Canada focuses more on serving niche markets rather than fighting it out with cheap Black Sea peas and lentils in bulk markets. He also said the naysayers have been around since Slinkard’s time. “And look at where we’ve come,” he said. “The people who say, ‘no, it can’t be done,’ are typically proven wrong.” Slinkard is also convinced pulses have a rosy outlook because there is an ever-growing need for vegetablebased sources of protein around the world. However, even he is surprised at how well the crops he introduced to the Canadian Prairies have performed. “I could not have conceived this amount of success when I first came here. It’s above and beyond my expectations,” said Slinkard. “I can’t believe it, but I’m sort of proud of it.”

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