Ambrosia apple

BC Tree Fruits Cooperative estimates the Ambrosia apple harvest will be up 20 per cent, over last year. Excellent spring and summer weather in the Okanagan has been a big contributor, bringing yields to more normal levels. 

Our Food Future is Guelph-Wellington’s entry in Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge. The proposal’s vision for a circular food economy taps into the area’s food-related technology and expertise. 

The 2018 survey will provide updated market intelligence and forecasts. The greater the number of participants, the more accurate the results will be. Deadline is November 30. 

Robyn Meerveld, assistant editor, The Grower

The popularity of “Fresh News from The Grower” with almost 3,000 readers every Monday morning has resulted in a new hire. Robyn Meerveld has joined The Grower team as assistant editor. 

The Produce Marketing Association’s 2018 summit will focus on big industry innovations and how to take advantage of them.  One of many Canadian exhibitors, Pure Flavor, is ready to unveil its latest new products.