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
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized the first two of seven new food safety rules for food manufacturers, placing greater emphasis on the prevention of foodborne illness
Canada’s federal government released its 2017 budget yesterday. In it, Canada’s agriculture and agri-food sector is identified as part of the government’s plan to grow Canada’s economy
Canada’s federal government is investing $2.48 million in the Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance to help promote and grow Canada’s farmed fish
The federal government is investing $325 million in the fisheries and seafood sector through a new fund. Under the fund the Atlantic provinces and the government will work together to create jobs and grow the provinces’ economies.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada wants Canadians to participate in a survey to help shape A Food Policy for Canada
Making agri-food a national economic priority will help it flourish
New regulations will increase sustainable aquaculture production, protect environment
Funding to go towards the development of clean energy technology and sustainability salmon farming measures
Investment to encourage sustainable and innovative projects
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) has invested more than $1.2 million for the Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance (CAIA) to promote Canadian seafood globally. “Canada’s seafood producers and processors depend on exports,” says Gail Shea, Fishers and Oceans minister. “International trade…
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada announced $950 million in funding for superclusters
Over the next five years, the federal government will invest $30.7 million to strengthen Canada’s ability to anticipate, detect and respond to food safety risks
Paul and Tracy and Brad and Jordan Cocchio have started the first shrimp farm in the province, aptly named First Ontario Shrimp. Building their new business, for which they won a Premier’s Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence in 2016, was nothing like they expected.
Festo Inc.’s MPA-C valve terminal is thoroughly cleanable and extremely reliable
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the final Safe Food for Canadians Regulations have been published in Canada Gazette Part II, so the industry can prepare itself for when they take effect in early 2019