Kyle Koshalek, a research co-ordinator associate with the National Farm Medicine Center, shows new online tools that can help farmers reduce hazards on their farms.

Online tools help analyze farm hazards

The programs were developed in the U.S. with help from firefighters, who are usually first on the scene of an accident

Reading Time: 2 minutes Glacier FarmMedia – Firefighters and first responders have joined with farmers in the United States to release a slate of new programs that can address hazards. The online tools, which can also be accessed in Canada, include a checklist and a pre-plan map for emergency situations. Why it matters: Agriculture is a dangerous occupation, so […] Read more

The recently completed project took nearly five years of work after researchers combed through data and uncovered new compounds.

New Canadian research finds 168 new milk compounds

Reading Time: 2 minutes Glacier FarmMedia – Researchers have created what they call an encyclopedia of milk, launching a new database that uncovers more than 2,000 compounds in the popular beverage. The University of Alberta project, which was recently completed, took nearly five years of work after researchers combed through data and uncovered new compounds. “It was a tremendous […] Read more