A documentary that looks at the debate on the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in agriculture and food production is now available for purchase on iTunes and Amazon. The documentary follows experts around the world exploring the debate surrounding GMOs.

Photos supplied by Dusty Zamecnik of EZ Grow Farms.

“It opens up like a convertible car,” said Dusty Zamecnik of EZ Grow Farms, describing the construction of his soon-to-be state of the art strawberry plant propagation greenhouse that has a retractable roof.

A $10 million contest aims to address phosphorus in freshwater bodies. Interestingly, the pilot stage of the global contest will take place in the Holland Marsh.

A drone recreates an industry photo from 1921 as the Grape Growers of Ontario celebrate their 70th anniversary. Photo by Denis Cahill.

The Grape Growers of Ontario, representing more than 500 members producing grapes on 17,000 acres, celebrate the association’s 70th anniversary. 

The province's largest general farm lobby organization, the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) released a commentary piece recently discussing the proposed changes to federal taxation and how this will impact farm corporations written by Mark Wales, director, OFA.