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  1. The cost of schmoozing: What Canadian MPs spent on wining, dining and Tim HortonsRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... and only 500 showed up. Conservative MP Candice Bergen, for her part, spent nearly $3,000 at caterer Pure Kitchen in Carman, Man., in her riding for a volunteer appreciation event. "We were happy to host an event to recognize the enormous ...


  2. Simulator shows how water runoff is managedRead the original story

    Thursday | The Western Producer

    ... Agriculture nutrient management specialist, displayed the trailer in early July at the Crop Diagnostic School in Carman. "It's mostly about water, but we overlay a bunch of other things: soil, fertilizer and so forth," said Timmerman. "(We want) to ...


  3. Growers warned of spreading glyphosate resistant kochiaRead the original story

    Thursday | The Western Producer

    CARMAN, Man. - Manitoba has more cases of glyphosate resistant kochia, but the details won't be made public until later this year.a Agriculture Canada and Manitoba government experts confirmed in 2014 that two locations had kochia with resistance to glypho-sate in the province's Red River a Valley.a Jeanette Gaultier, Manitoba Agriculture weed specialist, said a number of kochia samples have tested positive for resistance and the locations have spread outside the valley.a "We had about 25 samples of kochia sent in last year," she said July 5 at the Crop Diagnostic School in Carman, Man.


  4. Western Canadians cut back on CPG spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Marketing

    ... the economic growth engine for consumer packaged goods, and has performed stronger than the national average," said Carman Allison , VP of consumer insights at Nielsen Canada. "They're still growing slightly, mostly due to rising prices. But they're ...


  5. DuPont Pioneer expands Saskatoon research centreRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | The Western Producer

    ... Canada," he said. Eger went on to explain how the company's four locations across Canada - Edmonton, Saskatoon, , Carman, Man., and Lethbridge - allow for tailored crops to be developed to a specific environment. The facility has a strong past of ...


  6. From N.S. to Washington: lumberjacks compete at province's first professional championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | CBC News

    Manitoba's very first professional lumberjack championships are taking place at the Carman Country Fair. Manitoba's very first professional lumberjack championships are happening at the Carman Country Fair in Carman, Man.


  7. More kochia resistant to glyphosate in Man.Read the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | The Western Producer

    ... the valley. "We had about 25 samples of kochia sent in last year," she said July 5 at the Crop Diagnostic School in Carman, Man. "Some came back negative, but we did have additional positive detectsa . We do have some locations that are a little bit ...


  8. Soccer success thrills Canadian Icelanders-Image3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 |

    ... her husband, Gudni Johannesson, was elected as the country's sixth president. Not to be out done in Gimli, Scott Carman, the owner of the Ship & Plough Gastropub, was expecting a full house on Sunday and said it will be "off the hook." He's planning ...


  9. Minnedosa field honour 'very humbling' for ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    ... a solid performance, three Canadian errors resulted in a 6-4 loss. A week later, however, he returned to the mound in Carman for the rematch. Scott collected four hits and was the winning pitcher as Canada handed Cuba its first international defeat ...


  10. Gimli has soccer fever after Iceland's national team in Euro 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | CBC News

    Scott Carman, who owns the Gimli pub Ship & Plough says about 20 supporters were on hand for Tuesday's match between Iceland and Portugal. The beach town of Gimli, Man.


  11. Draft Profiles: My Two "Sons" - Cameron Morrison and Wade AllisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Pension Plan Puppets

    ... Morrison will be one of the youngest players in this year's draft. Wade Allison is a 6'2, 205-lb right wing from Carman, Manitoba. This was his second season with the Tri-City Storm in the USHL, and he scored 25 goals and 22 assists in 56 regular ...


  12. GMO or NoRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | The Western Producer

    ... market conditions, it just doesn't wash. All you're doing is increasing the risk." Gerald Harder, a corn grower near Carman, Man., holds a different point of view. He supports the development of herbicide- Harder plans to grow 600 acres of corn on ...


  13. Small horses big with little onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | The Western Producer

    ... 50 families in our club last year," said Heather Hart, who has 45 registered miniatures with her husband, Rod, near Carman, Man. "Our club has been existence for about 20 years, and this is the highest membership we've ever had. We have a lot of ...


  14. Bobcats plagued by injuries all seasonRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    ... playing time this season. Maybe the most impressive of all was first-year middle Mason Metcalf. The six-foot-six Carman product played in 23 of the 24 matches, starting 18 of them. He registered 65 kills, 15 service aces and was involved in 68 ...


  15. Harrison, Harvey BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | The Fort Macleod Gazette

    Harvey Brown Harrison, beloved husband of the late Joan Harrison, passed away peacefully at the Salem Manor in Leduc on Friday, March 18, 2016, at the age of 95 years. Harvey was born in 1920 at Carman, Man.


  16. Manitoba scouts learn to work as a team at survival skills eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | CBC News

    About 150 youth from Winnipeg, Carman and Selkirk took part in the second day of the 45th annual Klondike Derby Sunday. The event, inspired by author Pierre Berton's book Klondike: The Last Great Gold Rush , is meant to help kids develop skills working as a team.


  17. Blowing Snow Advisory; Some Highways Closed In Manitoba Sunday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    Numerous highways were closed due to poor driving conditions on Sunday, as high winds brought blowing snow across southern Manitoba. Hwy 1 was closed from Winnipeg's city limits to Portage la Prairie and from Portage to Hwy 16. Later in the evening the Trans Canada was closed east of Winnipeg between Deacons Corner and Hwy 12. More highways were shut down after 10 p.m with Hwy 2 is closed from the city limits to St.Claude, Hwy 3 is closed between the city limits and Carman.


  18. A Hail Mary for a failed dairy: Cottage cheese goes smoothRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | MacLeans

    ... so consumers can peek inside. Will they dig in? "When I think of snacking, I'm not thinking cottage cheese," says Carman Allison, vice-president of consumer insights at Nielsen Canada. With North Americans skipping meals more than ever, he says ...


  19. Ed Belfour's 2002 Olympic gold medal auctioned off for US$34,777Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | CBC News

    ... Olympic gold medal to go into the distilling business with his son has paid off. The Hockey Hall of Fame goalie from Carman, Man., southwest of Winnipeg, used an online auction house to sell off the medal he won at the 2002 Salt Lake City Games. ...


  20. Boissevain couple in running for provincial titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    Ben and Lisa Heide will be vying for the title later this month, along with Jason and Laura Kehler of Carman, and Marcus and Paige Dueck, from the tiny Mennonite village of Kleefeld. The winner will be chosen at the Manitoba OYF Annual Banquet at the Clarion Inn in Winnipeg on Feb. 27. Celebrating 36 years of identifying great agricultural successes, Canada's Outstanding Young Farmers program is an annual competition to recognize farmers that exemplify excellence in their profession and promote the tremendous contribution of agriculture.