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Greenhouse technology outpaces Ontario’s infrastructure capacity

August 30, 2023  By Karen Davidson, The Grower

Aug. 30, 2023 – Ontario’s greenhouse vegetable sector represents $2.3 billion in gross domestic product contribution, accounts for 81.6 per cent of total Canadian greenhouse vegetable exports and employs more than 32,000 people practising a broad range of skills. Boasting farmgate value of $1.3 billion, Ontario is home to world-class greenhouse expertise with the will to grow. Up to now, a seemingly patchwork approach has resulted in mis-aligned municipal, provincial and federal infrastructure policies and regulations. The gap is widening between industry needs and local services capacity. The Grower reports. | READ MORE

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