Food In Canada

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Grain & Oilseed Milling

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November 13, 2017  

Ag and agri-food in Canada continues to grow: report

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada just released its annual agricultural report, and says the sector accounts for more than 6% of Canada’s GDP

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November 6, 2017  

Complete U.S. coverage with one carrier

Old Dominion Freight Line offers direct loading to major cities, maintaining on-time service while limiting exposure to loss or damage

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October 27, 2017  

Weigh it!

Mettler Toledo’s new contamination-free weigh modules can be easily installed

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October 20, 2017  

CFIA, FDA sign memorandum of understanding

Canada’s CFIA and the U.S. FDA have agreed to share food safety science information, which helps to keep consumers safe

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October 19, 2017  

Food performance: How does Western Canada measure up?

The Conference Board of Canada is holding its 6th Annual Canadian Food & Drink Summit in December, and will explore food performance, agriculture and Canada’s National Food Policy

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October 12, 2017  

Rethinking Innovation

The value of health and well-being programs

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October 10, 2017  

Manage time-specific deliveries

For time-sensitive shipments to and from Canada, Old Dominion can help clients meet required delivery windows with an over 99% on-time rate

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October 4, 2017  

SLIM program supports Saskatchewan’s ag processing sector

Two food and beverage manufacturers are examples of how the Saskatchewan Lean Improvements in Manufacturing (SLIM) program helps companies grow

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September 13, 2017  

Easy transborder shipping

Old Dominion can help make transborder shipping for food processors easy, fast and hassle free

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September 8, 2017  

Canada’s economy is “firing on all cylinders,” says RBC

In its latest RBC Economic Outlook, RBC says consumer spending, business investment and government spending are all helping to keep Canada’s economy at “above-potential growth”

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September 5, 2017  

3PL C.H. Robinson acquires Canadian freight forwarder

C.H. Robinson has acquired Montreal-based Milgram & Company Ltd. for $62 million

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August 22, 2017  

Provincial wheat commissions create a wheat research coalition

The new Canadian Wheat Research Coalition will help Western Canadian wheat farmers become more profitable and competitive

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August 21, 2017  

Could exposure to neonicotinoids make bumblebees go extinct?

A University of Guelph study finds that neonicotinoids “could be having a devastating effect on wild bumblebees”; the pesticides are already a factor in bees’ decline

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August 1, 2017  

Report looks at how global subsidies affect Canada’s competitiveness

A new report from the Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute finds that global subsidies are causing “unsustainable production” and “misallocation of natural resources”

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August 1, 2017  

Canada’s ag sector needs to innovate: report

To remain competitive, meet demand and increase jobs, Canada’s agricultural industry needs to innovate, says the Agricultural Institute of Canada

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July 31, 2017  

Government announces new Canadian Ag Partnership

Canada’s new Canadian Agricultural Partnership is a five-year, $3-billion investment that comes into effect in 2018

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July 13, 2017  

Five food processors to use grants to grow their businesses

Five food processors in Calgary will share up to $5M from the federal and provincial governments

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July 10, 2017  

CIGI celebrates a milestone

The Canadian International Grains Institute is marking its 50th International Grain Industry Program this month

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July 6, 2017  

Texas-based company acquires Montreal frozen food manufacturer

C.H. Guenther & Son, a 160+ year old manufacturer in the US, has acquired Les Plats du Chef

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July 6, 2017  

CIGI announces new board, new funding model

The Canadian International Grains Institute has elected its new board members and has ushered in a new funding model

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June 29, 2017  

Organization launches program for Ontario food and beverage manufacturers

Provision Coalition has partnered with Loblaw Companies to pilot a new sustainability program for Ontario’s food and beverage manufacturers

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June 27, 2017  

Richardson International acquires UK oat miller

Richardson International Limited has acquired European Oat Millers, a leader in the oat milling sector in the UK

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June 15, 2017  

BC celebrates its food leaders and winners

The BC Food Processors Association honours “the best of the best” in food and beverage in the province

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June 6, 2017  

Feds launch new job-creating initiative

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada announced $950 million in funding for superclusters

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May 30, 2017  

$17 million to go toward Canadian genomics projects

Genome Canada announced $17 million in funding will go toward genomics research projects that will help agriculture and agri-food thrive

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May 30, 2017  

Canada, Germany extend bonds of research

In a statement, the Canada’s federal government has announced closer ties with Germany when it comes to agricultural research

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May 29, 2017  

Federal government launches online consultations

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada wants Canadians to participate in a survey to help shape A Food Policy for Canada

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May 16, 2017  

Canadian oats inspire new frozen dessert

The creators of a new frozen dessert took their inspiration from a bowl of oatmeal

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May 11, 2017  

Organizations invest in barley variety development

Several provincial organizations are investing $2.4 million into the barley variety development program at the University of Saskatchewan Crop Development Centre

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May 7, 2017  

Food safety organization releases latest benchmarking requirements

GFSI or Global Food Safety Initiative has released the seventh edition of its Benchmarking Requirements

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May 4, 2017  

Pasta maker turns 150

Catelli Foods shares Canada’s birthday milestone

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April 24, 2017  

Farm & Food Care Canada has a new identity

The board of Farm & Food Care Canada reviewed its mission and vision and decided to transition to the new Canadian Centre for Food Integrity. The organization says CCFI is better equipped to help build public trust in Canada’s food system

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April 20, 2017  

Federal government must boost focus on agri-food in Canada: report

Making agri-food a national economic priority will help it flourish

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April 13, 2017  

CFIA signs agreement with France’s food regulator

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and the Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l’alimentation, de l’environnement et du travail have signed an agreement to share news in food, plant and animal science

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April 9, 2017  

Canadian governments finalize the Canadian Free Trade Agreement

Canadian federal, provincial and territorial governments have concluded negotiations on a new Canadian Free Trade Agreement they say will help expand businesses and increase economic growth across the country.

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March 30, 2017  

$20-million donation will help U of Guelph transform global food economy

The University of Guelph received a $20-million donation and will use to create the Arrell Food Institute. The new institute will address food security, safety and sustainability