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Taste Regina: A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating | Gallery - Regina Leader-Post

Organic news feed - August 13, 2014 - 7:34am

Regina Leader-Post

Taste Regina: A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating | Gallery
Regina Leader-Post
It was a once-a-year occasion to get up close and personal with one of Canada's up-and-coming chefs and a group of organic farmers passionate about the food they nurture to put on your plate. This was the second dinner in as many years hosted by Chris ...

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Area concern over declining honeybees - Brockville Recorder and Times

Organic news feed - August 13, 2014 - 7:24am

Brockville Recorder and Times

Area concern over declining honeybees
Brockville Recorder and Times
In fact, Baker was contacted by local organic farmer Angela Peladeau who, over her 12 years of agricultural experience, began witnessing a significant decline in honeybees on her property. She brings in Baker's bees to assist with pollination of her ...

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Dalhousie gets $8M boost for organic farming research - CBC.ca

Organic news feed - August 13, 2014 - 7:22am

TheChronicleHerald.ca

Dalhousie gets $8M boost for organic farming research
CBC.ca
Ottawa is providing eight million dollars to the Dalhousie University agriculture campus to boost research into organic farming. Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz visited the Truro campus Tuesday to make the announcement. The funding comes from the ...
Feds' $8-million organic plan centred in Bible HillTheChronicleHerald.ca
Government Invests In Organic SectorPortage Online
Organic movement growingTruro Daily News
MetroNews Canada -SYS-CON Media (press release)
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Government Invests In Organic Sector - Portage Online

Organic news feed - August 13, 2014 - 5:52am

Government Invests In Organic Sector
Portage Online
"The Organic Federation of Canada is privileged to collaborate with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada at Dalhousie University on this national project to advance the understanding and methodology of organic ...

Feds' $8-million organic plan centred in Bible Hill - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Organic news feed - August 13, 2014 - 4:37am

TheChronicleHerald.ca

Feds' $8-million organic plan centred in Bible Hill
TheChronicleHerald.ca
“The organic sector is growing very rapidly and frankly we are not able to meet the demand,” said Andy Hammermeister, director of the Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada and an assistant professor at Dalhousie University's agricultural campus, where ...

A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating - Regina Leader-Post

Organic news feed - August 13, 2014 - 4:02am

A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating
Regina Leader-Post
Seriously, who could resist a road trip to a longtable dinner smack in the middle of a sunny farmer's field in lush Langley, B. C? It was a once-a-year occasion to get up close and personal with one of Canada's up-and-coming chefs and a group of ...

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A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating - Regina Leader-Post

Organic news feed - August 13, 2014 - 2:20am

A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating
Regina Leader-Post
... in the middle of a sunny farmer's field in lush Langley, B. C? It was a once-a-year occasion to get up close and personal with one of Canada's up-and-coming chefs and a group of organic farmers passionate about the food they nurture to put on your ...

Ottawa provides $8 million for organic research - MetroNews Canada

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 5:28pm

Ottawa provides $8 million for organic research
MetroNews Canada
TRURO, N.S. – The Dalhousie University agriculture campus has received $8 million from Ottawa to help research into organic farming. Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz visited the Truro campus on Tuesday to make the announcement. The funding comes from ...

(MKTW) GVIC Reports Second Quarter Results - Wall Street Journal

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 4:02pm

(MKTW) GVIC Reports Second Quarter Results
Wall Street Journal
The real estate and other asset sales have been targeted to a) cover any required deposit relating to the previously reported notice of possible re-assessment from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) for the 2008-2011 income tax years, should a deposit become ...

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GVIC Reports Second Quarter Results - MarketWatch

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 3:59pm

GVIC Reports Second Quarter Results
MarketWatch
The real estate and other asset sales have been targeted to a) cover any required deposit relating to the previously reported notice of possible re-assessment from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) for the 2008-2011 income tax years, should a deposit become ...

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Glacier Reports Second Quarter Results - Wall Street Journal

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 3:52pm

Glacier Reports Second Quarter Results
Wall Street Journal
The real estate and other asset sales have been targeted to a) cover any required deposit relating to the previously reported notice of possible re-assessment from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) for the 2008-2011 income tax years, should a deposit become ...

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Glacier Reports Second Quarter Results - Marketwired (press release)

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 3:49pm

Glacier Reports Second Quarter Results
Marketwired (press release)
The real estate and other asset sales have been targeted to a) cover any required deposit relating to the previously reported notice of possible re-assessment from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) for the 2008-2011 income tax years, should a deposit become ...

Federal government invests in organic industry - Truro Daily News

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 3:43pm

Federal government invests in organic industry
Truro Daily News
Dal AC's Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada took a lead in the initiative. Representatives from Dal AC told the Truro Daily News overall $10.7 million is being invested in the organic industry Canada-wide and hundreds of thousands of dollars of the ...
Harper Government Boosts Canadian Organic SectorSYS-CON Media (press release)

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Ottawa provides $8 million for organic food - MetroNews Canada

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 3:18pm

Ottawa provides $8 million for organic food
MetroNews Canada
TRURO, N.S. – The Dalhousie University agriculture campus has received $8 million from Ottawa to help research into organic farming. Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz visited the Truro campus on Tuesday to make the announcement. The funding comes from ...

Harper Government Boosts Canadian Organic Sector - Marketwired (press release)

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 2:06pm

Harper Government Boosts Canadian Organic Sector
Marketwired (press release)
Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Member of Parliament Scott Armstrong (Cumberland-Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley) today announced an investment of $8 million for the Organic Federation of Canada (OFC) to lead an organic science cluster that will ...
Federal government invests in organic industryTruro Daily News
Ottawa provides $8 million for organic researchMetroNews Canada

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On the Scene: O Canada Land of Wonderful Sights - AsianWeek

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 1:35pm

AsianWeek

On the Scene: O Canada Land of Wonderful Sights
AsianWeek
Nearby some 300,000 honeybees call this rooftop garden their home where its six beehives produce up to 150 kg of honey per year so the Fairmont chefs can serve sustainable dishes with organic urban honey in its restaurants. It's no wonder The Queen ...

New energy-rich sorghum offers ethanol without the corn - The Guardian

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 12:30pm

The Guardian

New energy-rich sorghum offers ethanol without the corn
The Guardian
Although NexSteppe has done almost no marketing outside of Brazil, its biggest market, the company's sorghum is now being grown by farmers in 15 countries, including China, India, South Africa, Germany, Canada and the US. “We identified a market need ...

Murray Goulburn tackles changing dairy landscape - Sydney Morning Herald

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 8:26am

Sydney Morning Herald

Murray Goulburn tackles changing dairy landscape
Sydney Morning Herald
When Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce came out this week and fired both barrels at the competition watchdog over its treatment of dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn, it reopened the contentious issue of national champions. It is an issue that has ...

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A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating - Regina Leader-Post

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 7:42am

Regina Leader-Post

A taste of farm-to-fork and nose-to-tail eating
Regina Leader-Post
It was a once-a-year occasion to get up close and personal with one of Canada's up-and-coming chefs and a group of organic farmers passionate about the food they nurture to put on your plate. This was the second dinner in as many years hosted by Chris ...

Editorial: The third option - Manitoba Co-operator

Organic news feed - August 12, 2014 - 1:07am

Manitoba Co-operator

Editorial: The third option
Manitoba Co-operator
There is no question that addressing the lengthening list of weeds that have developed resistance to glyphosate must be a top priority for researchers and extension agronomists advising conventional farmers. As reported by Reuters, resistance ... The ...

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