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September 18, 2017  

Ontario supports Conestoga Meat Packers

Ontario’s Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs has invested $5.3 million to help Conestoga Meat Packers expand capacity and create 170 jobs

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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 21, 2017  

Grow your business sustainably

Growth may be a common goal for food and beverage businesses, but there’s no one path to follow that guarantees expansion will be successful

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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 27, 2017  

Government announces funding for several agri-food companies

Eleven agri-food companies in BC will receive funding from the federal government to help them grow their businesses in new markets

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July 21, 2017  

Florida rum in Ontario

The NOXX&DUNN Rum Company from Florida has introduced its

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July 21, 2017  

McCain expands plant in Alberta

With expansion plans underway at the Coaldale plant, McCain Foods says it has spent over $1B adding capacity to plants around the world

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July 20, 2017  

Canadians want food companies to stop animal abuse

A new poll from NRG Research Group says Canadian consumers want animals, such as broiler chickens, to be treated better from genetic selection to slaughter

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July 13, 2017  

Olymel invests in Western market

Olymel is investing $2M in renovations to its Red Deer plant to better serve the Western Canadian market

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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 5, 2017  

Lagers and Ales

The Prince Edward Island Brewing Company announced in a

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June 21, 2017  

It’s Killer bread!

Canada’s Weston Bakeries Ltd. has partnered with Dave’s Killer

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June 15, 2017  

BC’s seafood sector receives a funding boost

Almost $1 million from the federal government will go towards BC’s seafood sector and helping it expand into new markets

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May 31, 2017  

High Liner acquires US importer and distributor

High Liner Foods acquired Rubicon Resources, a California-based importer and distributor of sustainably sourced shrimp

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May 8, 2017  

Financial support a boost for PEI companies

The federal government is giving three food processors repayable contributions to help grow their businesses

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April 28, 2017  

Funding for Canada’s maple syrup sector to help develop new markets

The federal government says its $1.5 million in funding for Canada’s maple syrup sector will hopefully mean Canadian maple syrup will make its way to markets such as the UK and India.

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April 24, 2017  

La Caisse creates investment fund for Quebec’s agri-food sector

The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec has created a $125-million fund to help support small and medium size businesses and farmers in Quebec’s agri-food sector.

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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 17, 2017  

Ontario vegetable grower to build $4-million DC

Demand has grown so much for NatureFresh that the company is building its fifth distribution centre in Leamington, Ont.

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April 11, 2017  

France-based Cerelia acquires Vancouver bakery company

France-based Cerelia has acquired English Bay Batter as a way to grow its company in North America. Conversely, Cerelia says English Bay will help the company broaden its product offerings in Europe and Asia

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April 9, 2017  

More cheese, please

Flavourful artisanal cheese production continues to improve in Canada, but with import quantities about to rise, how will the industry handle the challenges of CETA?

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April 3, 2017  

BC’s agrifood and seafood sectors set export record

Agrifood and seafood companies in BC set a new record for exports in 2016, which reached a high of $3.8 billion

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March 23, 2017  

Federal budget highlights agriculture and agri-food

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

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March 17, 2017  

B.C. farm-raised salmon reaches a record $745 million in global sales

The B.C. Salmon Farmers Association also says exports to 12 markets were valued at more than $544 million. The U.S. remains the primary destination but exports to Asia have increased by 40% over 2015

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March 14, 2017  

Federal government invests $325 million in Atlantic provinces

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.

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March 10, 2017  

Mars Canada unveils an expanded and state-of-the-art facility

Mars Canada has expanded its Newmarket, Ont.-based chocolate manufacturing facility to accommodate the manufacturing and packaging of the Maltesers brand. The expansion will create up to 30 new jobs

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March 10, 2017  

Canada Bread enters craft bread market

Canada Bread Company is venturing into craft breads with its acquisition of Stonemill Bakehouse Limited in Toronto.

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March 9, 2017  

Canada’s wine and grape industry contributes billions to the economy: cin cin!

An independent research study, called Canada’s Wine Economy – Ripe Robust Remarkable, has found that the economic impact of Canada’s wine and grape industry is up 33 per cent from $6.8 billion to $9 billion over the period 2011 to 2015.

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March 4, 2017  

Electricity costs hurting Ontario food manufacturers, says the FBO

The rising cost of electricity has become unsustainable for food and beverage manufactures in Ontario, says a report from Food and Beverage Ontario

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March 3, 2017  

If there’s demand for pork, Canada’s industry can step up to the plate

The Canadian Pork Council recently released statistics that show if there’s favourable market access, Canada’s pork industry can meet the demand for pork. In 2016, the industry exported 1.246 million tons of pork

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February 21, 2017  

Marine Harvest to begin value-added production in B.C.

Marine Harvest Canada will start value-added production this summer at its new facility in Surrey, B.C. The site is expected to process approx. 12,000 tonnes of salmon and add 75 new jobs