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$165.7M Agricultural clean technology program invites funding applications

The program will focus on three priority areas: green energy and energy efficiency; precision agriculture; and the bioeconomy. Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis.

16 Indigenous-led agricultural projects receive over $4 million in federal funding

Applications for IAFSI funding will be accepted until July 31, 2021, for projects to be completed on or before March 31, 2023.

Bioactive packaging extends strawberry shelf-life, curbs mould growth

Researchers in Québec have developed a packaging film that can keep strawberries fresh for up to 12 days, using chitosan found in shellfish.
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The Global Floriculture Industry

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This new book is a valuable compilation of the latest research work and areas of improvement in floriculture today.

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Greenhouse memoirs: A cultivated love

“This is my story of 40 years in the greenhouse. It is one of love and hate...” Head grower, Albert Grimm didn’t always love greenhouse work. From a physically and emotionally demanding apprenticeship to a troubled tomato growing project, Grimm shares his personal journey and newfound meaning in this horticultural life. » Learn more
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Artificial intelligence in the greenhouse

Because of their ability to process enormous amounts of data and make tiny, continuous adjustments, artificial intelligence systems are beginning to provide greenhouse operators with a myriad of production-related benefits – and paying for themselves in a very reasonable period of time. » Learn more
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Cultivate ‘21

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New Blooms

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