Stay off your smartphone -- the rules for distracted driving also apply when you are driving equipment. That’s one of several tips for growers in the busy harvest season.
Must-Grow Biologics Corp is an agricultural biotech company developing and commercializing a portfolio of natural, science-based bio-pesticides and bio-fertility products. The company has finalized its advanced liquid formulation of a mustard-derived ‘granule format’ bio-pesticide product.
Resistance management website adds insecticide best practices. Thanks to CropLife Canada, the new resource highlights the need to combine physical, cultural, biological and chemical control measures.
Ontario’s ag ministry has announced funding to the Ontario Farm Fresh Marketing Association and Farmers’ Markets Ontario.
Global Plant Genetics and James Hutton Limited recently showed a range of new raspberry selections to international soft fruit visitors. They are close to market launch.
There is exceedingly little scope for ag markets, domestic policy, and trade relationships to return to normal as defined by the past 20 -25 years. Canada needs to face and adjust to this reality write Douglas Hedley, Ted Bilyea and Al Mussell, Agri-Food Economic Systems.
CropLife Canada has released a new documentary series to help demystify food production. One video is about Nova Scotia growers Philip and Katie Keddy and extended family.
Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board is updating its premium rate-setting model in the way it issues clearances. Resources are available for upcoming changes.
The Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit trade show will be the site of new product introductions October 17-19 in Anaheim, California. The SUNSET brand will introduce KABOOM! black jalapeno peppers and Wild Wonders gourmet peppers.