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Collected video, audio, and other multimedia content from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC).

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Check out Agriculture!

Science has a lot to do with the food you buy and eat every day. For 125 years, the research done by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada scientists has led to new discoveries that help farmers provide healthier, safer, higher quality, more environmentally-sustainable and abundant food for Canadians.
Check out Agriculture! Watch these videos to learn more about the role agricultural science plays from the farm gate to your plate.

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AgFacts: Agriculture and The Economy

So, how big is Canada's agricultural sector, anyway?

AgFacts: Agriculture and The Economy gives a brief, dynamic overview of the size and scope of Canada's agricultural sector, and its importance to Canada's economy.

The Innovators

The year 2011 marked 125 years since the first five research farms were created in Agassiz, British Columbia; Indian Head, Saskatchewan; Brandon, Manitoba; Ottawa, Ontario; and Nappan, Nova Scotia.

Today, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has a network of research centres, farms and stations across the country, where scientists work with farmers, industry and research community to support a more profitable agriculture sector that produces healthier, safer, higher quality, more environmentally-sustainable and abundant food for Canadians.

Watch The Innovators video, winner of a MarCom Platinum Award, to see what goes on in our labs and fields.

Minister Ritz Celebrating the Passing into Law of the Marketing Freedom for Grain Farmers Act

With the passing of the Marketing Freedom for Grain Farmers Act, the Government has provided Western Canadian grain producers the same freedom to market their crops as their counterparts across the country.

Watch a clip of Minister Gerry Ritz celebrating the passing into law of the Marketing Freedom for Grain Farmers Act to usher in a new era for grain farmers in the West and all of Canada.

Marketing Freedom for Grain Farmers

With the introduction of the Marketing Freedom for Grain Farmers Act, the Government has taken the first steps in providing Western Canadian grain producers the same freedom to market their crops as their counterparts across the country.

Watch a clip of Minister Gerry Ritz making this historic announcement to usher in a new era for grain farmers in the West and all of Canada.

Hairy Canola Meets the Crucifer Flea Beetle

With financial support from a number of producer and industry organizations, AAFC scientists at the Saskatoon Research Centre are developing a hairy type of canola that will naturally deter flea beetles from feeding on canola seedlings.

Watch Hairy Canola Meets the Crucifer Flea Beetle

Scott Research Farm Centennial 1910 - 2010

The year 2010 marked a century of innovation and progress at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Scott Research Farm.

Watch Scott Research Farm Centennial 1910 - 2010

The Flavours of Canada

Explore and discover the flavours of Canada - our food, our nature and the people in our agri-food industry who bring Canadian food to your table. Enjoy the videos!

Hot Potatoes

What food comes in shades of deep red, purple and yellow and is bursting with anti-oxidants? The humble potato! Find out more about new varieties being developed by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and what makes potatoes "just about the perfect food".

Visit Hot Potatoes

The Secret Life of Plants

Take a peek inside Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's national vascular plant herbarium. We have the largest plant collection in Canada and about 20 per cent of the known plant species in the world.

Visit The secret life of plants

Soy What?

From automobile parts to men's suits, 'green' energy and of course soy milk, Canadian soy plants are a key ingredient in more than you think! Learn about these products and many more, and see for yourself how Canadian research has lead to a variety of products farmers can market and consumers can enjoy.

Visit Soy What?

Grow With Us

With employees across Canada and abroad, AAFC is a dynamic place to work with many challenging and rewarding career options.

Visit Grow With Us, and learn more about working at AAFC.