The smoke from U.S. wildfires is affecting apple harvest in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley while Hurricane Teddy is bearing down on Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley on September 22.    

Health & Consumer Products of Canada is the result of the merger of two associations. The manufacturers of products found in pantries, kitchen cupboards and medicine cabinets will be under one roof. 

Despite COVID-19 and a virtual platform for Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show in 2020, Glacier FarmMedia has signalled its intent to establish Discovery Farm Woodstock as a permanent site for the annual event. The plan involves the purchase of the 100-acre site, a former research station, from the Agricultural Research Institute of Ontario.