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October 22, 2019

Bringing in the first made-for-Ontario tomato seeds

Vineland Research and Innovation Centre has partnered with Eminent Seeds to produce and distribute the seeds for the first three varieties of greenhouse-grown tomatoes-on-the-vine (TOVs) bred for Ontario.

Kam’s to carry Bioline biologicals

Kam’s Growers Supply will now be working with Bioline to further develop the Bioline brand and supply growers across Canada with their biological control agents.

Ontario electricity use forecasted to rise 200%

Vegetable and fruit greenhouses are the largest driver of growth across the province, while cannabis is starting to have an impact as growers ramp up their operations.
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