From the Archives: Sask. set hourly wage for stooking, cutting

The Western Producer takes a weekly look at some of the stories that made headlines in issues of the paper from 75, 50, 25 and 10 years ago. 75 years ago: Aug. 13, 1942 The Canadian Wheat Board took steps to control grain storage on the Prairies by banning unauthorized movement of grain by truck […] Read more


From the Archives: Farm programs errantly slammed

The Western Producer takes a weekly look at some of the stories that made headlines in issues of the paper from 75, 50, 25 and 10 years ago. 75 years ago: Aug. 6, 1942 A central committee set up at a provincial meeting of rural and urban representatives divided Saskatchewan into 10 zones in an […] Read more








From the Archives: Plant breeder studies frost damage effects

The Western Producer takes a weekly look at some of the stories that made headlines in issues of the paper from 75, 50, 25 and 10 years ago. 75 years ago: June 18, 1942 J.G. Clark, who had been Sask-atchewan’s livestock commissioner for 25 years, was appointed Canada’s agriculture commissioner in Great Britain. He replaced […] Read more