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Applications open for global AgTech Investment Program

The program will work with 8-10 startups to evaluate their technology strengths, business scale-up potential and investment potential.

Manitoba announces COVID-19 initiative for food producers

For personal protective equipment and sanitation supplies, business continuity practices, training and resources, applications will be accepted July 20, 2020 to January 31, 2021.

New program offers tailored COVID-19 services for Ontario agri-food workplaces

Each two-day consultation is being funded entirely through the Agri-food Workplace Protection Program. There are 125 spots available for agricultural operators.
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Featured News 
Feature 1

Poinsettia monthly scouting guide released

Ontario greenhouse floriculture specialists Dr. Sarah Jandricic and Dr. Chevonne Dayboll have released a monthly poinsettia scouting guide, highlighting particular pests and problems to look for. For July, keep an eye out for cutting rots, including bacterial rot Erwinia which is one of the first diseases to appear in poinsettia, as is Rhizoctonia. » Learn more
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Top annuals named for 2020/21 in Canada

With the 2020 California Spring Trials cancelled due to regulations around COVID-19, Greenhouse Canada invited some of North America’s ornamental breeders to share their favourite new annuals for the 2020/21 season. Based on their knowledge of the Canadian market and climate, interviewees thoughtfully whittled down the choices to their top five. » Learn more

Flower Expo Asia 2020

Aug 3-5
Guangzhou, China
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