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March 5, 2018  

J.R. Simplot expands facility in Manitoba

The U.S.-based J.R. Simplot Company is investing $460 million to expand its operations in Portage La Prairie, which will add almost 100 jobs

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February 9, 2018  

U.K. can now ship manufacturing beef to Canada

The U.K. says shipping manufacturing beef from the U.K. to Canada creates opportunities for farmers at home

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February 2, 2018  

Ocean Spray acquires Quebec cranberry grower

Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc. has acquired Atoka Cranberries Inc., which is based in Quebec and home to the fastest-growing cranberry farming region in the world

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January 29, 2018  

Funding projects and support announced for PEI fisheries

The Government of Canada and province of P.E.I. have announced funding to improve sustainability, health and market for fish and seafood

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January 24, 2018  

Canada agrees to revised TPP

A statement from the federal government says the revised TPP agreement will benefit farmers and food processors

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January 22, 2018  

Up to 80,000 jobs would be lost if Canada gives up supply management: report

Canada’s egg and chicken producers are asking the government not to use supply management as a bargaining chip in NAFTA talks; the risks are too great

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January 19, 2018  

Governments contribute to fish and seafood sector

Newfoundland and Labrador and the federal government are contributing funding to help eight fishing enterprises acquire new equipment

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January 12, 2018  

Two Prairie companies merge

Avena Foods Limited, a gluten-free oats supplier, and Best Cooking Pulses Inc., an international pulse trader, announced that they have formed a partnership

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January 2, 2018  

Cheers to the annual Icewine Festival

Ontario’s icewine harvest started and kicks off the 23rd annual Icewine Festival

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December 12, 2017  

Federation launches new logo

The Federation of Québec Maple Syrup Producers has unveiled a new logo and two taglines to reinforce its presence in international markets

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December 5, 2017  

Ontario wineries invest in the future

Wineries in Ontario are researching new grape varieties and adding capacity to move beyond the domestic market

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December 4, 2017  

Maple Leaf acquires U.S.-based alternative protein company

Maple Leaf Foods furthered its place in the alternative proteins market by acquisition Field Roast Grain Meat Company for US$120 million

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December 1, 2017  

Canadian pork headed to Argentina

The federal government has worked with the country to re-open the border to Canadian pork at an estimated export value of $16 M

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November 30, 2017  

New joint venture to create a portfolio of cannabis-infused beverages

LGC Capital says it has signed a binding letter of intent with Creso Pharma Ltd and Baltic Beer Company Ltd to launch hemp-derived alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages

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November 30, 2017  

Baby formula plant to open in Kingston, Ont.

A China-based company, Feihe International, is setting up its first subsidiary in Kingston, Ont., creating almost 300 new jobs

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November 24, 2017  

New bioproducts plant a boon for Ontario corn growers

Mirexus Biotechnologies received a $1-million loan from the federal government to get its operations off the ground

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November 22, 2017  

Premium Brands acquires three U.S. manufacturers

Premium Brands has acquired two sandwich manufacturers and one fresh and frozen artisan bread maker for $148 million

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November 22, 2017  

Federal government gives aquaculture a boost

Canada’s federal government is investing $2.48 million in the Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance to help promote and grow Canada’s farmed fish

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November 15, 2017  

Ginseng growers in Ontario are developing new export markets

With the help of the federal government and funding, the Ontario Ginseng Grower’s Association will expand to new markets in Asia, India and Japan

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November 14, 2017  

DNA doesn’t lie: new technology authenticates food ingredients

A University of Guelph professor is helping food manufacturers verify whether their products contain adulterated ingredients or not

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November 13, 2017  

Shipping without the worry and stress

Old Dominion offers a simplified transborder shipping process with a single-point of contact

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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  

Canada looks to grow its livestock genetics exports

The federal government has invested $3 million in the Canadian Livestock Genetics Association to help open new markets

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November 6, 2017  

Scotian Gold increases capacity

Scotian Gold Co-operative Ltd. received $1.75 million from AAFC to help with the $5.5 million cost of a new addition and production lines

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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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November 6, 2017  

Canopy Growth and Constellation Brands finalize partnership

Constellation Brands has invested $245 million in Canopy Growth; the two firms could launch cannabis-based beverages when and if it’s legal to do so

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November 1, 2017  

Saputo acquires U.S.-based specialty cheesemaker

Betin Inc., which does business as Montchevre, is the largest goat cheese manufacturer in the U.S.

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October 27, 2017  

Saputo grows its dairy division in Australia

Saputo Inc. has acquired another dairy co-operative in Australia; this one for $1.29 billion

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October 19, 2017  

McCain’s 60th birthday and a new production line

McCain Foods celebrated its 60th year in business by officially opening a new plant in Florenceville-Bristol, NB

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October 18, 2017  

Commentary: NAFTA and Canada

Sylvain Charlebois says NAFTA’s potential end is Canada’s greatly needed wake-up call

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October 17, 2017  

Gay Lea Foods acquires Calgary cheesemaker

The Alberta Cheese Company Ltd. has become part of the Gay Lea Foods family of companies

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October 16, 2017  

Gain efficiencies and transparency

Old Dominion Freight Line’s state-of-the-art technology reduces handling and transit times

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October 11, 2017  

Ontario greenhouse cucumbers making a splash in Asia

Pilot shipments of Ontario greenhouse cucumbers have made their way to Asia after two years of developing market initiatives

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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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September 19, 2017  

2017 Grant Thornton Executive Forum

This year’s Grant Thornton Executive Forum includes companies from across Canada and a conversation about growth and new markets

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September 18, 2017  

Seamless transborder shipping

Old Dominion Freight Line can help companies reduce paperwork and delays for seamless transborder shipments