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

<p>Join the conversation and ask your questions about GMOs and biotechnology.…</p> <p>You may have heard about the dirty dozen – a report about the trace amounts of pesticides sometimes found on some of our favorite produce. Unfortunately, the review uses ... <p>On June 28 the Government of Manitoba announced it would ban the use of synthetic lawn pesticides. The legislation will be introduced in the next legislative session and ...

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News

No easy answer to what is killing the bee population, The Windsor Star

July 28, 2014

Bold, apocalyptic headlines make for great front page news stories, there’s no question. Unfortunately, when …

Media accused of overblowing bee crisis, The Western Producer

July 25, 2014

Is it possible to have a pollinator crisis when bee colony numbers are increasing?…

Why the Buzz About a Bee-pocalypse Is a Honey Trap

July 24, 2014

Populations of pollinators are not declining and a ban on neonic pesticides would devastate U.S. …

Honeybee health surveillance study to be completed in Canada

July 16, 2014

Canada-wide honeybee health surveillance study will be completed in Canada to document the

All abuzz over neonics debate, iPolitics

July 14, 2014

Ontario farm fields are buzzing this summer – not with bees, but with controversy. At

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

Blog

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Why not biotech in agriculture?

August 6, 2014

Each day there seems to be more and more discussion in various media outlets about biotechnology in agriculture. Those of …

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Science sacrificed in PR campaign on neonics

July 3, 2014

Recently it seemed that just about every paper, web site, TV station and radio channel ran apocalyptic stories about the …

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