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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Bees and pesticides are complementary components of sustainable agriculture. Bees pollinate many important crops while pesticides …

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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

This new Canadian apple is genetically modified so bruises don’t show, National Post

January 26, 2016

Neal Carter takes two identical-looking apples and bashes them together, hard. Half an hour later, …

Honeybee colonies show increase despite ‘bee apocalypse’ reports, Western Producer

January 15, 2016

The opening line of an article posted on CBC News’s website last May summarized a …

Ontario’s neonic ban misses the target

January 14, 2016

Ontario residents may have thought the province’s honeybee population was rescued from the brink of …

GM crops provide billions in benefits

January 11, 2016

Were it not for the snow on the ground, I would have thought it was …

Neonics benefit corn, soybean growers: PMRA, Western Producer

January 7, 2016

Health Canada has determined that neonicotinoid seed treatments do provide economic value for Canadian corn …

Saskatchewan farmer Jake Leguee explains why he grows genetically modified crops, the value they bring to his farm and why he’s confident feeding the food he produces to his family.

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Health Canada points to safety and value of neonics

January 11, 2016

Two reports from the Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) provide some very important perspective on the hotly debated topic of …

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Reflections from #GrowCanada15

December 10, 2015

Another successful GrowCanada conference is behind us.

GrowCanada was back in Calgary this year and the weather was almost 30 …

Upcoming Events

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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May 3-5, 2016

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

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