BASF is in exclusive talks with Bayer to acquire its vegetable seeds business. Known for its tagline “We make chemistry,” BASF would mark its first entry into the seeds business.

Luc Mougeot, R, vice-president, Dispute Resolution Corporation, at the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention with David Folkerson, Canadian Horticultural Council.

In a series of seminars across Canada, the Dispute Resolution Corporation is communicating the new requirements under the Safe Food for Canadians Act. 

A seamless transition is underway between the former Growing Forward 2 and Canadian Agricultural Partnership programs. The first application intake in Ontario opens March 15. 

Loblaw has announced a partnership with Metrolinx, the agency responsible for GO transit service in the Greater Toronto Area. This spring, consumers will be able to pick up online-ordered groceries at five GO Transit stations.