The 2016 Celebration of Excellence was held at the Harriston Arena Friday September 24th. The Celebration of Excellence honours the winners in each of the Plowing categories and those receiving special awards.
Feedlot operators in the heart of Canada's largest cattle-producing region are warning that a municipal tax introduced this past spring will result in more cattle feeders going out of business, days after one of them announced it would close
It’s the new variety that has brought pear growing in Ontario back from the brink of extinction. And it’s funding from Growing Forward 2 (GF2) that the president of the Vineland Growers’ Co-operative credits with helping make that happen.
The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs is in the process of generating an Agricultural Soil Health and Conservation Strategy in collaboration with partner organizations, and has invited the Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association to contribute. The first step is the discussion paper called “Sustaining Ontario’s Agricultural Soils: Towards a Shared Vision” now available for comment.
Flowers Canada (Ontario) Inc. is currently seeking an individual who will be responsible for the coordination and delivery of a project titled “Trade Security for Floriculture: Assisting Market Access through Producer Consistency” (GCP Project).