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Photo credit to Coast Cricket Protein website

In the Field - Everything from Grain to Milk -- and Cricket protein!

By Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter) with files from The Canadian Press
March 24, 2017 - 6:33pm

LETHBRIDGE -  Country 95-5 makes sure our agricultural reporting on In the Field covers everything from and food related.  So, it should come as no surprise that the program would zero-in on a new type of protein. It is not in the same category as beef, pork or poultry.

Energy Minister with Calgary MLAs, SAIT officials and graduates
Energy Minister with Calgary MLAs, SAIT officials and graduates Photo credit to the Government of Alberta

Province hopes to create 7,200 jobs by 2030 - needs billions in investment

By Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter)
March 24, 2017 - 5:35pm

CALGARY -  The provincial government expects its Renewable Electricity Program to attract at least $10.5 billion of investment into the Alberta economy by 2030, which should create more than 7,200 jobs for Albertans.
 

Sed Potatoes
Sed Potatoes Photo credit to North American Seed Fair

"In thd Field' has the buzz on phoney honey and expanding potato markets

By Dori Modney (@Dori_Modney on Twitter) with files from The Canadian Pess
March 17, 2017 - 5:21pm

LETHBRIDGE -   Spring is about to arrive and gardeners are already checking garden store in preparation for planting.  With spring, bears begin to leave hibernation and that creates some issues for hobby farmers.  But, before we touch on the bears, there is an issue that consumer

Local media were issued a virtual reality challenge by Lethbridge College, where team members had to communicate and solve a riddle in a limited amount of time.
Local media were issued a virtual reality challenge by Lethbridge College, where team members had to communicate and solve a riddle in a limited amount of time. Lethbridge News Now

"New era in storytelling": Virtual reality going beyond just video games

By Sam Borsato - @BorsatoSam on Twitter
March 17, 2017 - 3:02pm

LETHBRIDGE - While it's still a new and developing technology, it seems virtual reality (VR) is one of the most up-and-coming trends for a number of different industries.
 

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