SPUD.ca has launched the Be Fresh Marketplace to help local grocers and suppliers increase their online presence and profitability in the Vancouver and Calgary markets. Their tag line: local and organic groceries delivered.
Farmers are cautious when it comes to sharing their data, but that doesn’t mean they don’t appreciate the potential for agriculture information technology to improve their operations, according to a Farm Credit Canada survey.
The USDA’s Trade Promotion Program will provide $8.5 million to the Washington Apple Commission to grow export markets. The funds are to combat the impact from trade conflicts with foreign countries.
Fruit Logistica hosts the first Start-up Day presenting 20 entrepreneurs in ten-minute intervals on February 8, 2019. One new technology is an indoor drone for insect control in greenhouses.
The Canadian Horticultural Council has released the latest video in its awareness campaign of international farm workers in Canada. This one focuses on women workers from Trinidad.
NatureFresh Farms shares insightful step-by-step process on how greenhouse peppers and tomatoes are received from propagators and prepared for planting. This outreach is part of educational efforts to build trust with consumers.