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Newfoundland and Labrador Looking for Potato Growers

The province of Newfoundland and Labrador has put out a request for proposals for large-scale potato production on freshly cleared Crown land, the provincial...

Royal Avebe, Solynta Team Up on Hybrid Starch Potato Breeding

Averis Seeds B.V., a subsidiary of Royal Avebe, will work with Solynta on hybrid breeding of starch potato varieties, Averis Seeds says in a news release on...

U.S. Potato Industry Concerned about Future Canadian Disease Threats

Potato industry groups in the United States are concerned about how Canada will handle future disease threats following last year's discovery of potato wart...

Feds Giving More than $6 Million for Safety at Food Processing Plants

The federal government is giving $6.1 million through the Emergency Processing Fund to 34 food processing companies in southwestern Ontario to invest in safety...

Ontario Budget Gives $10 million for Ag PPE and Safety

The Ontario government is providing $10 million in funding for farmers and agri-food operators to buy personal protective equipment (PPE), enhance cleaning and disinfection and...

Reference Margin Limit Removed for AgriStability

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. The federal, provincial and territorial Canadian agriculture ministers have agreed to remove the reference...

Newfoundland and Labrador Looking for Potato Growers

The province of Newfoundland and Labrador has put out a request for proposals for large-scale potato production on freshly cleared Crown land, the provincial...

Royal Avebe, Solynta Team Up on Hybrid Starch Potato Breeding

Averis Seeds B.V., a subsidiary of Royal Avebe, will work with Solynta on hybrid breeding of starch potato varieties, Averis Seeds says in a news release on...

U.S. Potato Industry Concerned about Future Canadian Disease Threats

Potato industry groups in the United States are concerned about how Canada will handle future disease threats following last year's discovery of potato wart...

Feds Giving More than $6 Million for Safety at Food Processing Plants

The federal government is giving $6.1 million through the Emergency Processing Fund to 34 food processing companies in southwestern Ontario to invest in safety...

Ontario Budget Gives $10 million for Ag PPE and Safety

The Ontario government is providing $10 million in funding for farmers and agri-food operators to buy personal protective equipment (PPE), enhance cleaning and disinfection and...

Reference Margin Limit Removed for AgriStability

The following piece is from our sister publication, Alberta Seed Guide. The federal, provincial and territorial Canadian agriculture ministers have agreed to remove the reference...