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Wine industry disappointed with ruling

The Canadian Vintners Association and its members recently expressed disappointment with the Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling on Her Majesty the Queen v. Gerard Comeau.

New world crops online resource now available

Thanks to the newly launched Vineland research microsite, growers can now better evaluate whether world crops fit their business plan.

Canadian Horticultural Council 2018 AGM

More than 150 delegates from all over Canada recently participated in over 30 standing committees for an update on activities and to discuss issues pertaining to labour, crop protection, industry standards and food safety, business risk management, and trade.
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Gearing up for Prairie sweet potatoes

Efforts to develop sweet potatoes into a commercial crop for Manitoba farmers are showing good progress at two locations in the province. Both Dr. Sajjad Rao at Assiniboine Community College in Brandon and Tracy Shinners-Carnelley at Peak of the Market in Winnipeg are conducting research trials on the popular root vegetable and hoping it can have a place next to potato production. » Read more...

World Potato Congress

May 27 – 31
Location: Cusco, Peru
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Blueberry IPM workshop

May 30
Location: Simcoe, Ont.
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2018 Training of Potato Scouts

June 4
Location: Guelph, Ont.
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