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Feds launch consultations for a Sustainable Agriculture Strategy

By identifying goals and a way forward, Canada’s agriculture sector will be equipped to recover quickly from extreme events, thrive in a changing climate, contribute to world food security, while also contributing to Canada’s overall efforts to cut emissions.

New survey shows confidence in Canadian agricultural

According to the 2022 Perceptions of Canadian Agriculture Survey, released by Climate FieldView and conducted among members of the online Angus Reid Forum, the vast majority (98 per cent) of Canadians recognize the country’s farmers importance to domestic food security.

Winter Farm raises $46M to build vertical farm dedicated to strawberry production

The Vaudreuil site will ensure that nearly one million kilograms of succulent Fraise d’hiver strawberries reach the market each year.
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Featured News 

How can powdery mildew on cannabis be managed?

Powdery mildew diseases affect a wide range of host species including important greenhouse crops such as tomato, pepper and cucumber, and are caused by different fungal pathogens. On cannabis (Cannabis sativa L.), powdery mildew is caused by Golovinomyces ambrosiae and far less commonly by the pathogen Podosphaera macularis (specifically under field conditions). » Learn more

Managing nighttime greenhouse light emissions

Without proper management strategies, light emitted from greenhouses during nighttime hours can potentially be disruptive to neighbouring residents. As a result, the objective of this document is to outline the latest research in greenhouse light management for producers and to provide information on managing nuisance complaints should they arise. » Learn more
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Genap Canada to begin production in early 2023

With increases in both transportation costs and shipping times and increasing demand for the products in North America, it was clear that a manufacturing facility was needed in Canada. » Learn more

Interim report highlights National Workforce Strategic Framework for Agriculture and Food and Beverage Manufacturing

The National Workforce Strategic Framework will set out a comprehensive plan for Canada’s agriculture and food and beverage manufacturing sectors to achieve workforce stability by 2030. » Learn more

OSCIA name Harry Stoddart as new Executive Director

Stoddart brings a unique combination of leadership experience in not-for-profit and public agencies along with 25 years of direct experience in Ontario agriculture. » Learn more

Landscape Ontario Congress

January 10 – 12, 2023
Toronto, Ontario
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Tropical Plant International Expo

January 18 – 20, 2023
Tampa, Florida
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Scotia Horticultural Congress

January 23 – 24, 2023
Greenwich, Nova Scotia
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IPM Essen

January 24 – 27, 2023
Essen, Germany
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LMHIA Horticulture Growers’ Short Course & Pacific Ag Show

January 26 – 28, 2023
Abbotsford, British Columbia
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Future of Food Conference

February 15, 2023
Ottawa, Ontario
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