Canadian apple production is forecast to fall by three percent in 2023/24 due to adverse weather events across the main growing provinces. Pear production is forecast to grow slightly thanks […]
Tue 05/12/2023 by Richard Wilkinson
GLOBAL PLANT GENETICS
Global Plant Genetics and its asparagus breeding partners in Canada, Fox Seeds, hosted an asparagus study tour late on in the asparagus harvest season this year, in June 2023.
Tue 25/07/2023 by Global Plant Genetics
Canada’s largest event entirely dedicated to the fresh fruits and vegetable industry will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from Tuesday, April 25 to Thursday, April 27. Steve […]
Wed 05/04/2023 by Richard Wilkinson
Luke H. Gordon/Flickr
It is one of the most attractive markets in the Americas due to the high purchasing power of its population, its economic stability and robust demand for fresh products.
Tue 24/01/2023 by Gloria Zorrilla
For firms interested in exporting products to Canada, SIAL Canada is the ideal event, as it’s the largest and most important food and beverage industry event for the Canadian market. The […]
Thu 05/01/2023 by Richard Wilkinson
CKF is a diversified Canadian-owned manufacturer that proudly offers a wide range of moulded pulp, foam and PET products to meet the specific demands of retailers, food service operators and the packaging […]
Fri 25/11/2022 by Amanda Cardinal
Walmart Canada Corp.
With more than 100,000 associates, Walmart is one of Canada’s largest employers and is ranked one of the country’s top-10 most influential brands. And it continues to grow, by adding more services, including online shopping at Walmart.ca, home delivery, and pickup at stores and other locations.
Wed 23/11/2022 by Nadia Venticinque
November 17, 2022 (Ottawa, ON)– Over the past three days, the Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) and the Fruit and Vegetable Growers of Canada (FVGC) held their fall advocacy event, […]
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Canada has been given the go ahead to export British Columbia’s fresh cherries to the lucrative South Korean market. Negotiations had been ongoing since 2015. Marie-Claude Bibeau, Canada’s Minister of […]
Mon 22/08/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
The Organic Council of Ontario
Canada’s organic farming sector experienced a challenging 2021. Adverse weather conditions in the main organic farming provinces negatively affected fruit production, where volumes were 11.6% lower than in 2020. But […]
Wed 10/08/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
Indian bananas and fresh baby corn have gained access to Canada, following successful negotiations between the national plant protection organisations of both countries. The news was confirmed in a meeting […]
Mon 25/04/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
The US transport sector reports that vaccine mandates have intensified a long-term shortage of truckers in the United States. Website Producer reports Jon Eisen of American Trucking Associations as saying: […]
Tue 22/02/2022 by Richard Wilkinson