Note the packaging used for retail sales of Innate potatoes in the U.S.

Simplot Plant Sciences will not be commercially introducing its non-bruising Innate potato in Canada in 2017, restricting its presence to test plots in Prince Edward Island, Ontario and Manitoba. 

Fresh From the Farm produce

The Fresh from the Farm fundraising program is building on the success of the last four years. More than 5,000 schools representing 73 Ontario school boards, First Nations schools and a sampling of private sector schools are eligible to participate in the September 2017 campaign.

Sweet cherries in bloom in British Columbia. Photo courtesy of Jealous Fruits.

Cooler weather in the Okanagan Valley this spring has resulted in a later start to the season for

Ontario asparagus

The Asparagus Farmers of Ontario have foiled a fake news story published on on May 17.