Plant
Biotechnology

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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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Agricultural
Pesticides

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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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Protecting
Pollinators

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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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Urban
Pesticides

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

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Features

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 ...

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News

EU Banned Pesticides to Help Bees. Now Other Bugs Are Invading, Bloomberg

January 12, 2015

The European Union has a bug problem.

After regulators in late 2013 banned pesticides called …

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

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

Robert Saik, CEO of The Agri-Trend Group of Companies, discusses pushing the boundaries in agriculture at TEDxRedDeer.

Blog

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Mix modern technology with knowledge from generations past and you’ve got a recipe for farming success

January 15, 2015

There are many jobs that we as farmers have to do on a daily basis. We wear many hats – …

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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 …

Upcoming Events

Spring Dialogue Days

May 5-7, 2015

Plan to be in Ottawa this May for Spring Dialogue Days – CropLife Canada’s annual …

Compliance Management for Confined Field Trials course

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CropLife Canada’s compliance management for confined field trials course provides participants with the latest information …

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