Charles Stevens - Jan 25, 2023
Charles Stevens, chair of the Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Growers’ Association, is setting the table for the February 21, 2023 annual general meeting. He points out the need for upgraded energy infrastructure, especially to support the greenhouse sector.
Owen Roberts - Jan 25, 2023
Bee Vectoring Technologies, with roots at the University of Guelph, is partnering with Agri-Spray Drones in the U.S. on application of the Canadian company’s proprietary Clonostachys rosea CR-7 biological fungicide. Columnist Owen Roberts writes that regulation is advancing more slowly than drone technology itself.
Peter Chapman - Jan 25, 2023
Don’t get lost in translation, counsels Retail Navigator columnist Peter Chapman. The opening of T & T’s biggest Asian-centric store and first store in Montréal, Québec underscores the challenges and opportunities in niche markets.
Chris Duyvelshoff - Nov 25, 2022
In May 2022, Health Canada concluded that gene-edited plant products should be regulated similar to all other products of plant breeding. Columnist Chris Duyvelshoff describes the arc of plant genetics from Mendel to modern times.
Josh Mosiondz - May 02, 2022
The Pest Management Regulatory Agency has approved an emergency use registration for Tough 600 EC herbicide for control of labelled weeds in carrots in numerous provinces in Canada. The registration is from May 1 to December 31, 2022.
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