Photo: And they're off! Sunny weather over the past weekend produced soil dry enough for planting in the Chateauguay Valley, and tractors have started to appear in the fields for minimum tillage planting of cereals. Towards Quebec City and further east there's still snow on the ground so field work on those areas is still some weeks away.
Stay up to date on the latest agricultural news across the province, country and world with the Farm & Food Briefs. This week's issue talks about the farmland tax credit program that won't benefit farmers as much as initially thought and the growing demand for rabbit in both Quebec and Canada. Click here to read this week's issue.