Saskatchewan

The emerging role of women in agriculture was discussed Thursday during a panel discussion at the APAS AGM in Regina.
The emerging role of women in agriculture was discussed Thursday during a panel discussion at the APAS AGM in Regina. submitted photo/Colleen Hennan

Weeds, transportation and women at forefront of agriculture AGM

By Nigel Maxwell
November 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

Women, grain transportation and the arrival of Clubroot in Saskatchewan were among the hot topics discussed during the Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan's (APAS) annual general meeting held in Regina this week.

The Government of Saskatchewan is banking on rising oil prices, strong oil field investments and a return to normal crop production to support growth into 2018 according to their mid-term budget package released yesterday.
The Government of Saskatchewan is banking on rising oil prices, strong oil field investments and a return to normal crop production to support growth into 2018 according to their mid-term budget package released yesterday. Alex Panetta/The Canadian Press

Economist weighs in on Sask. mid-term budget report

By Bryan Eneas
November 30, 2017 - 2:00pm

In yesterday’s mid-term budget report, Finance Minister Donna Harpauer said a return to normal crop production and rising oil prices paired with strong oilfield investment is expected to support stronger economic growth in 2018.

The Saskatchewan Government has introduced legislation to allow ride-sharing services like Uber to operate in the province.
The Saskatchewan Government has introduced legislation to allow ride-sharing services like Uber to operate in the province. Adriana Christianson/CJME News Staff

Law introduced allowing ride sharing services in Sask.

By Kevin Martel/CKOM News Staff
November 30, 2017 - 11:35am

Legislation has been introduced by the Wall government that will allow ride-sharing companies such as Uber to establish their businesses in Saskatchewan.

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