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USask students training for the future of agriculture technology

The NSERC CREATE grant in Computational Agriculture will explore the deep-rooted collaboration between plant and computer sciences at USask.

B.C. supports opportunities for Indigenous entrepreneurs in cannabis industry

B.C. is providing additional funding to the B.C. Indigenous Cannabis Business Fund to support Indigenous participation in the regulated cannabis industry.

Canadian produce industry supports Bill C-280

The Canadian Produce Marketing Association, the Fruit and Vegetable Growers of Canada, and the Fruit and Vegetable Dispute Resolution Corporation call on all MPs to carefully consider the positive impact Bill C-280 would have on the fruit and vegetable sector and vote in favor of this legislation.


Optimal Control of Greenhouse Cultivation

Greenhouse control system manufacturers produce equipment and software with hundreds of settings and, while they hold training courses on how to adjust these settings, there is as yet no integrated instruction on when or why.

Consolidating 30 years of research in greenhouse climate control, Optimal Control of Greenhouse Cultivation utilizes mathematical models to incorporate the wealth of scientific knowledge into a feasible optimal control methodology for greenhouse crop cultivation.

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The value of automation

Without automation in your growing facility, you’ll spend more money on labor and have less/lower-quality product to sell. » Learn more

Are growers ready for the low-carbon transition?

According to the IPCC, over a quarter of global greenhouse gas emissions can be tied to the food that we eat. » Learn more
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BMO’s $2 million donation to University of Saskatchewan to accelerate research critical to the future of food in Canada

Critical research into regenerative and digital agriculture at the University of Saskatchewan will be accelerated by a $2 million donation from BMO. » Read More...

CEA seed development program is vastly different from open field

Breeding for indoor-grown vegetables is very different compared to the open field. A significant part of the CEA category is vertical farms. » Read More...

Canadian greenhouse grower opens new distribution center

Nature Fresh Farms is expanding its operations to Delta, Ohio, adding 60,000 square feet to its footprint. » Read More...


Cultivate    -    July 15-18, 2023

July 15 - July 18, 2023 | Columbus, Ohio » Read More...

The Garden Center Show    -    August 8, 2023

August 8, 2023 | 400 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI » Read More...