Thursday, 14 March 2013
At the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention in Niagara Falls, an announcement made on the behalf of the Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, outlined how three horticultural organizations in Ontario will be receiving almost $580,000 in funding.
Friday, 08 March 2013
The northern agriculture and agri-food sector is getting a boost from a Government of Canada investment of up to $86,616 to develop new economic opportunities.
Thursday, 28 February 2013
Last week the B.C. government announced the continuation of last year’s carbon tax break for greenhouse growers in the province. While just a small piece of the overall budget, this tax break will mean major cost savings for the industry.
Tuesday, 19 February 2013
If you are one of the more than 7,000 Ontario Greenbelt farmers, a new program is being rolled out just for you. The Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association (OSCIA) in conjunction with the Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation are working together to promote innovative, economic farming practices that will…