$4.6 Million to be invested in Toronto food makers

$4.6 Million to be invested in Toronto food makers

The provincial and federal governments have invested more than $4.6 million in the Greater Toronto Area's food and beverage processing sector.

A gut full of health

A gut full of health

The key to better health is through the gut, according to Dr. Emma Allen-Vercoe, associate professor at the University of Guelph.

Ontario potato field day

Ontario potato field day

Approximately 250 growers, crop consultants and potato-industry personnel gathered at the 2016 Ontario Potato Field Day on Aug. 18 in Alliston, Ont.

Draft Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Layers now open for public comment

Draft Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Layers now open for public comment

The public comment period on the draft Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Layers is open until August 31

Cementing a composting solution

Cementing a composting solution

The Winchell family farm in Alberta is relatively small – around 300 laying hens, 70 sheep, as well as a number of pigs and cattle. But not long ago, the 120-acre farm raised around 12,500 layer breeders as well as 4,200 egg laying ducks for the Filipino and Vietnamese market.

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Herbicide Resistance Summit 2016 May 11, 2016...
Which glyphosate-resistant weed is most problematic to Ontario growers? Peter Sikkema answers this question and provides control and management strategies for dealing with glyphosate resistance in this exclusive interview from the 2016 Herbicide Resistance Summit.
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Herbicide Resistance Summit 2016 May 4, 2016...
How can farmers preserve the herbicides they are so dependant on? Neil Harker, a weed scientist at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in Lacombe, Alta., suggests strategies to help slow down herbicide resistance in this week’s exclusive video from the 2016 Herbicide Resistance Summit.
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Herbicide Resistance Summit 2016 April 27, 2016...
Jason Norsworthy, a professor in the department of crop, soil and environmental sciences at the University of Arkansas, spoke at the 2016 Herbicide Resistance Summit about the status of herbicide resistance in the United States. In this exclusive video, Norsworthy offers insight on the future of herbicide resistance, and suggestions for best management practices.
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Herbicide Resistance Summit 2016 April 20, 2016...
Harvest weed seed control is a management practice that has seen great success in Australia. In this week’s exclusive video from the 2016 Herbicide Resistance Summit, Breanne Tidemann and Michael Walsh discuss the potential for adapting this strategy to Canada, and the benefits and challenges of harvest weed seed control.

AgAnnex Events

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show Tue Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Top Crop Events
XXV World's Poultry Congress Mon Sep 05, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Canadian Poultry Events