Owen Roberts - Oct 26, 2023
Columnist Owen Roberts points to a surprising report that says the time is ripe for Saskatchewan to develop the controversial 500,000-acre Lake Diefenbaker irrigation project. The Canadian Agri-food Policy Institute provides the background research.
Peter Chapman - Oct 31, 2023
Food inflation is an issue in every country, not just in Canada, explains Retail Navigator columnist Peter Chapman. The federal government’s summoning of retail grocer executives to Ottawa is more photo opportunity than a real understanding of a complex supply chain.
Chris Duyvelshoff - Sep 27, 2023
This year’s crop protection tour highlighted apple, field vegetable and potato farms in Québec. Columnist Chris Duyvelshoff noted the critical need to continue to have access to effective crop protection tools, especially as older products are removed from the market.
Josh Mosiondz - Aug 01, 2023
The Pest Management Regulatory Agency has approved a minor use label expansion registration for Kopa insecticidal soap for suppression of spotted lanternfly nymphs on fruit trees and grapes in Canada. This is a preparedness measure in case spotted lanternfly is detected in Canada.
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