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December 11, 2019
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Nematodes show promise as greener cranberry pesticide alternative

A green alternative to pesticides, made from two nematode species native to Wisconsin, is being presented to cranberry growers.

Gowan acquires active ingredients from Bayer

Gowan Crop Protection Limited has entered into an agreement with Bayer AG to acquire the rights to two active ingredients.

CPMA releases plastic packaging technical report

The Canadian Produce Marketing Association has released a technical report that addresses plastic packaging in the produce industry.
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Marketing Matters

Marketing Matters: Unique ideas from the Island

Cathy Bartolic, executive director of Ontario Farm Fresh Marketing Association, shares marketing lessons learned from her recent trip to Prince Edward Island. She highlights The Potato Farmer’s Daughter, which caught her attention for their unique marketing of their potato donuts. » Read more...
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E. coli illnesses lead to recall of Fresh Express lettuce

At least 16 Canadians have fallen victim to an E. coli outbreak as a result of ingesting tainted packaged salad. » Read more...

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