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Meeting the Minister
Fall of 2007, Petrolia, Ont. — Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz (centre in photo) visited Enniskillen Pepper Co. Ltd. last fall to discuss a host of farming issues. The meeting included representatives from the Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers (OGVG).
Cucumber research requested
Feb. 26, 2008, Leamington, Ont. — The Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers board is seeking RFT (Request For Tender) proposals for projects to improve management methods for viral diseases in cucumbers. The closing date for applications is April 1, 2008.
OGVG’s food safety leadership
Feb. 22, 2008, Leamington, Ont. — Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers (OGVG) are the first group of growers to regulate food safety in their industry.
Vineland stakeholder advisory committee
Feb. 21, 2008, Vineland, Ont. (CNW) — Several greenhouse industry leaders, past and present, have been appointed to the stakeholder advisory committee of the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre .
New financing for Bevo Farms
Feb. 15, Langley, B.C., (CNW) - Bevo Farms Ltd., a subsidiary of Bevo Agro Inc., has negotiated a new credit facility totalling $24 million with Farm Credit Canada (FCC).
Niagara Pack Trial '08
Feb. 07, 2008, Niagara — The second annual COPF Pack Trial returns June 25th and 26th in the Niagara area of Ontario. The world’s pre-eminent flower breeders will be showcasing their new 2009 products and important other genetics.
B.C. leadership award for Gipaanda co-owner
Sarah Ryall, co-owner of Delta’s Gipaanda Greenhouses, is the recipient of the 2007 Outstanding Resource Women of Honour Awards for Agriculture.
Province Offers Loonie Support
The Ontario greenhouse industry has expressed its appreciation for the government of Ontario decision to provide support to producers in the sector.
Industry pioneer saluted
It was indeed a special year in 2007 for industry veteran Allen Monsma. He celebrated nearly 50 years of involvement in various capacities of the greenhouse and nursery trade.