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More B.C. replant funding

The B.C. government’s seven-year tree fruit replant program will now assist even more growers with an additional $1 million in funding over the duration of the program. >> Read full article

From undies to grapes

A local entrepreneurial couple has changed their tune from undies to grapes. >> Read full article

University of Guelph offers kick-start to potential agri-food leaders

If you’re already well established in your agri-food career, chances are you’ve never heard of the Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) program offered by the University of Guelph (UofG). >> Read full article

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Okra opportunity

According to Statistics Canada, more than six million kilograms of okra are imported into Canada every year, yet domestic production is limited.

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre’s (VRIC) world crops research program is developing production systems to supply this emerging market and promote Canada’s industry competitiveness.

During the 2015 growing season, Vineland tested five okra hybrid varieties planted on raised beds with black plastic mulch. >> Learn More…

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Canadian Export Awards 2016

Nomination Deadline Approaching

Know of a customer, supplier or contact who has experienced growth and success exporting their goods to the world? Nominate them for a prestigious Ontario Export Award! Fill out an online nomination form before the deadline date of June 30, 2016.

Or, recognize your own company’s exporting achievements by applying for an award yourself. Either way, it’s simple with our quick and efficient online forms.

The awards are free to enter and finalists and winners will be recognized at the annual Gala in Toronto this Fall. >> Learn More

 Event Calendar 

Ridegetown Vegetable Open House 2016

July 19, 2016
Location: University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus, Ridgetown, Ont. >> More Info

2016 Potato Research Field Day

August 10, 2016
Location: Elora Research Station, Elora, Ont. >> More Info

2016 Ontario Potato Field Day

August 18, 2016
Location: HJV Equipment, Alliston, Ont. >> More Info