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It was another banner year for the calibre of Top 10 Under 40 award nominations.
October 2015 — Labour has always been a significant challenge for Canadian agriculture. Farm work is hard, sometimes highly repetitive, and often seasonal in nature. Finding good employees is a tough job in itself.
Sept. 3, 2015, Ottawa — Farm Management Canada is seeking to honour individuals or groups with the 2015 Wilson Loree Award.
July 12, 2015, Columbus, OH — Do you want to improve your hiring success, reduce the costly turnover of good employees and avoid labour shortages at your greenhouse or garden centre?
June 2015 – The Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council (CAHRC) will be conducting a three-year research project called “Supporting the Advancement of Women in Agriculture” (SAWA) to examine and address critical barriers to advancement that women face in the agricultural industry.
May 13, 2015, Simcoe, Ont. – Greenhouse Canada is hosting a pair of educational sessions next month.
April 24, 2015 – Increased efficiencies, the newest varieties that are turning heads, and how LEDs will soon change your greenhouse are three topics scheduled so far with our 2015 webinar series.
May 2015 – Today’s markets make it tougher and tougher to maintain margins, which are thin and volatile to begin with. The workforce is typically multi-generational and international in nature, creating challenges to productivity and communication.
March 11, 2015, Kingsville, Ont. – For the sixth consecutive year, Mastronardi Produce has been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.
In farming, risks are ever-present. An accident can change a life, poor business planning can slow growth, environmental changes can damage crops, and misunderstanding customers can stunt sales.
Feb. 2, 2015, Simcoe, Ont. — How was the 2014 growing season(s) for your greenhouse? Were sales up? Did you expand and/or invest in new technology? How were the disease/pest pressures?
When Gerard Schouwenaar, owner of Orchard Park Growers in St. Catharines, Ont., first approached lending institutions to expand his business in the late 1980s, he recalls it being a fairly informal process.
Nov. 21, 2014, Winnipeg  — The Agri-food Management Institute (AMI), in partnership with Farm Management Canada (FMC), launched a toolkit today to help farmers identify and manage business risks.
Sept. 10, 2014 – If you're like most business owners, you're probably wearing far too many "hats," taking on responsibilities like sales, marketing, purchasing and more.
Aug. 26, 2014 — There are plenty of reasons to care about your brand, and high among them should be to make your voice heard: your unique voice.

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