Agriculture

Approval For More Tomatoes This Year

(WINDSOR, ON) – A negotiated deal between vegetable growers and processors has resulted in an additional 100,000 tons of tomato production for the new crop…


Leamington Cannabis Grower Joins TSX

(LEAMINGTON, ON) – Common shares of Aphria Inc, a Health Canada-licensed grower of medical cannabis products, began trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange today, March…


Canadian Wine Adds $9B To Economy

(OTTAWA, ON) – Together with the All-Party Parliamentary Canadian Wine Caucus, the Canadian Vintners Association and its partners have announced the results of a research…


Essex County Farmers Left Out Of Process

(TORONTO, ON) – During question period Tuesday, the Ontario NDP’s agriculture and food critic, John Vanthof, called on premier Kathleen Wynne to stop jeopardizing the…


Distillers Praise Ontario Government

(WINDSOR, ON) – Spirits Ontario, whose members distill spirts in the province, is praising a new program announced by the Ontario Government. Windsor’s famed Hiram…



Poll Supports Securing Water Sources

(ELORA, ON) – Two-thirds of Ontarians want Nestlé to sell its Elora well to the Township of Centre Wellington. These are the findings of a…


Working To Reduce Algae Blooms

(CHATHAM, ON) – The Thames River’s connection to algae in the Great Lakes is sparking local action. Around Lake Erie, work continues to solve the…