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Canadian farmers help feed Canada and the world. As feeding the world’s growing population becomes more challenging, farmers tur…



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Farmers rely on a vast array of tools and technologies to help them produce an abundant supply of safe, healthy and affordable foo…



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Both bees and pesticides play critical roles in agriculture. Bees pollinate many important crops while pesticides protect crops fr…



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Public parks and private yards help make cities beautiful, encourage biodiversity and contribute to happy, healthy communities.  …



Join the conversation and ask your questions about GMOs and biotechnology. You may have heard about the dirty dozen – a report about the trace amounts of pesticides sometimes found on … <a ... On June 28 the Government of Manitoba announced it would ban the use of synthetic lawn pesticides. The legislation will … <a ...



Daynard: Critique of the Ontario Government Document on Bee Health and Use of Neonicotinoid Pesticides

December 18, 2014

Critique of “A Proposal for Enhancing Pollinator Health and Reducing the Use of Neonicotinoid Pesticides …

Neonic threat to wild birds questioned, Western Producer

December 5, 2014

The CBC Radio show Quirks & Quarks ran a 25-minute documentary on neonicotinoid seed treatments …

Terence Corcoran: Ontario bans e-smoking by honeybees, Financial Post

November 26, 2014

Ontario’s Liberal government, fresh from killing the health and fiscal benefits that might result from …

CropLife Canada statement re: Ontario sets goal to reduce neonicotinoid use

November 25, 2014


We are disappointed that the Government of Ontario intends to disadvantage Ontario farmers by …

New study finds no neonic impact on bees, The Western Producer

November 4, 2014

A major Canadian study on neonicotinoids was released in late October with little pomp or …

Alberta beekeeper, Kevin Nixon, discusses the challenges facing Canadian beekeepers.


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Reflections from #GrowCanada14

December 5, 2014

I can’t tell you how many times I heard someone exclaim ‘wow’ during the GrowCanada Conference. The passion for agriculture …

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From floppy disks to Twitter – Agriculture has gone social

November 3, 2014

In the 1990s the two-way radio was a vital part of my communication system on the farm. I would regularly …

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Compliance Management for Confined Field Trials course


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GrowCanada Conference 2014

December 2 - 4, 2014

Join us in Ottawa for the 2014 GrowCanada conference, Dec. 2-4, as leaders from Canada’s …

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