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March 4, 2015  

Climate change will impact food safety: study

Climate change will have an impact on crop production, food security and food safety, says a new study, but it’s not all doom and gloom

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March 4, 2015  

Investment to focus on sustainable beef production in Manitoba

The province of Manitoba and the federal government are pitching in $3.1 million to support research and develop resources focused on sustainable beef production

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March 3, 2015  

Sodexo Canada to source more egg products from cage-free hens

Sodexo Canada is extending its commitment to animal welfare by not only sourcing shell eggs from cage-free systems but also sourcing liquid eggs from cage-free systems

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December 10, 2014  

Food retail prices expected to increase in 2015, but only marginally: report

The annual Food Price Report 2015 is out and says Canadians should expect increases of between .3 per cent and 2.4 per cent in the coming year

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December 9, 2014  

Pollinator Award goes to unique family farm in Alberta

An Alberta family farm with a unique approach to farming and a community supported agriculture method are recognized for their efforts to protect pollinators

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December 3, 2014  

Big Fish

How and why aquaculture in Canada should continue to expand

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November 12, 2014  

Ontario’s 2014 agri-food innovators win awards

Using solar power, diverting waste, creating healthy products are just a few of the innovations recognized by the Premier’s Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence, which were announced this week

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October 22, 2014  

The winds of change

Although it’s difficult to predict exactly how climate change will affect Canadian agri-food production, producers can take steps to bolster resilience in the face of the potentially significant changes ahead

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October 21, 2014  

Salmon genome project receives a boost of funding

The salmon genome project, led by the U of Guelph, is conducting research that will transform Canada’s aquaculture industry

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September 17, 2014  

Quebec veal producer begins partnership with PEI veterinary college

Ecolait aims to build global standard for animal welfare practices

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August 15, 2014  

Organic sector receives funding boost

Feds invest $8 million in organic science cluster

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July 17, 2014  

Ontario dairy farm wins Sustainability Award

The winner of the Dairy Farmers of Canada’s Sustainability Award is Clovermead Farms of Alma, Ont.

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May 13, 2014  

MNP/CTAC Executive Round Table 2014

“Adapting and standing out in an ever-changing market” is the theme that guided event discussions, highlighting the issues that are most relevant to the industry and focusing on the dynamics and business concerns of the participants.

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March 13, 2014  

Newfoundland’s cod fishery announces MSC assessment

Marine Stewardship Council assessment is being led by Icewater Seafoods and Ocean Choice International

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January 14, 2014  

Growers work to protect crops and bees

Grain Growers of Canada and Manitoba Corn Growers are taking steps to protect bees and crops and have released position papers on the issue

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August 20, 2013  

The evolution of organics

A growing number of consumers in Canada continue to support organic food and beverages

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January 14, 2013  

Coca Cola Canada supports Arctic conservation efforts

Initiative will raise awareness and funds for polar bears and their habitat

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November 20, 2012  

Chocolate maker invests in sustainable cocoa

Mondelez commits $400 million to its cocoa supply chain

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July 20, 2012  

Quebec producer wins sustainability award

Dairy Farmers of Canada recognizes best practices of dairy farmers

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December 12, 2011  

Nestle unveils its Cocoa Plan

Initiative will work to improve the lives of cocoa farmers

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September 30, 2011  

Coke pitches in to clean up

Coca-Cola Canada works to support shoreline conservation

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September 23, 2011  

Canadian coffee roaster celebrates Rainforest Alliance week

Rainforest Alliance encourages businesses to boost awareness of global conservation

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June 21, 2011  

Saskatoon will be site of next Cairns Group Ministerial Meeting

Ag Canada to host key meeting on agriculture exporting

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June 8, 2011  

A not so rotten idea

SMEs win Home Depot sustainable product contest

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May 26, 2011  

Ontario bottle drive raises money for leukemia research

The Beer Store kicks off fundraising effort

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May 16, 2011  

Tetra Pak wins at GLOBE Awards

New packaging takes award for best green consumer product

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March 28, 2011  

Eco-Products debuts recycled content hot cup lid

EcoLid contains 25 per cent post-consumer recycled content

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March 23, 2011  

Atlantic dairy sector to field-test greenhouse gas pilot project

The project could determine new revenue-generating possibilities.

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March 15, 2011  

B.C. company using biodegradable PET

redleaf water bottle can be composted or recycled

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October 13, 2010  

Cascades Competes for Innovative Product Award

Candiac, Que.-based Cascades Tissue Group and Napanee, Ont.-based Strathcona

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September 16, 2010  

Scientists Unlock Cacao Genome

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists have announced the

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August 16, 2010  

Sustainable Lighting Solution

Shat-R-Shield has added high-efficiency T8 flourescent lamps to their

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March 2, 2010  

USDA launches food atlas

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has launched a

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February 8, 2010  

Well-known chip brand goes green

Frito-Lay Canada has announced that its SunChips brand, the

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December 11, 2009  

Seafood Report: A Mark of Distinction

While sustainability is gaining steam in the seafood section

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December 8, 2009  

Packaging Report: The Greener Side of Plastics

Canadian consumers have long been confident in the beneficial