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 use a wide variety of tools and technologies to help them produce a safe, affordable supply of healthy food. Pesticides ar…

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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

Junk Science Week 2015: The big bee scare, The Financial Post

March 5, 2015

Every Canadian has likely heard that honey bee numbers are plunging, that we’re likely to …

Being Comfortable with Science in our Everyday Lives: Dr. Joe Schwarz, Real Agriculture

February 24, 2015

Fear is often based in misunderstanding — no one wants to be seen a fool, …

CropLife Canada submits response to Ontario government’s discussion paper on regulations around neonics

February 2, 2015

On behalf of the plant science industry, CropLife Canada submitted a response to the Ontario …

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 …

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

Blog

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The ingenuity of the farmer in the 21st century

February 13, 2015

Farmers truly have one of the hardest jobs out there. They get up every morning, put on a dozen different …

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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 – …

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

Ongoing

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

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