Data for the growth and practices of controlled environment agriculture remains fragmented. Global automation specialist Autogrow and Agritecture Consulting aim to change that.
The federal Advance Payments Program increases loan limits from $400,000 to $1 million for all producers.
Lloyd Herridge of Herridge's Farm Fresh Market in Mississauga is recognized as a 2019 local food champion by the Ontario ag ministry. The announcement launches Ontario’s Local Food Week, which runs June 3 to 10, 2019.
Mastronardi Produce, under the SUNSET brand, has revolutionized the tomato category by delivering a new level of quality, flavour and innovation. President and CEO Paul Mastronardi promises to repeat that success with strawberries, starting with a line-up of premium WOW berries at the United Fresh conference in Chicago, June 10-12, 2019.
Here are some of the questions to ask when developing a more in-depth understanding of who is buying your produce.
The last official horticultural lobbying event before the federal election was held on May 7 in Ottawa. Besides a food policy for Canada, crop protection and financial protection for growers, other files are in play.
Recent re-evaluation decisions have resulted in major changes to restricted-entry intervals. Here’s what you need to know now.
Since the focus of the June issue is Logistics and Transport Technology, Jennifer Morristakes a look at disruptors in the industry.
Mastronardi Produce is partnering with Dutch vegetable exporter Soho Produce. The joint venture will expand the range of offerings to North American customers.
When Corteva Agriscience goes live on June 3, the newest crop protection company estimates $14.3 billion in sales for 2019. The spinoff from DowDuPont will still be considered a heavyweight with 44 per cent of its product portfolio in crop protection and the remainder in seeds.