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April 11, 2017
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More expansion for NatureFresh Farms

Increased demand for premium greenhouse grown products across the NatureFresh™ Farms product line has prompted one of Canada’s largest independent growers to break ground on a new 106,000-square-foot distribution centre in Leamington.


University of Guelph an agri-food world leader

The University of Guelph is among the top agri-food universities in the world, according to a new global ranking of universities.


Looming Labour Shortage, says CAHRC

The gap between labour demand and the domestic workforce in agriculture has doubled from 30,000 to 59,000 in the past 10 years and projections indicate that by 2025, the Canadian agri-workforce could be short workers for 114,000 jobs.
 
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Grower Day

Grower Day 2017 preview

The latest in crop lighting strategies, water treatment systems and labour management strategies are among the topics now being planned for this year’s 22nd annual Greenhouse Canada Grower Day.

Other planned topics include the keys to family business success, new age marketing, and mechanization/efficiency ideas. There will also be a discussion of how to set the groundwork for continued business success in greenhouse growing through to 2025 … and beyond!

Check out our mini trade show of leading industry suppliers – a great opportunity for one-stop shopping to help you grow more profitably and efficiently.
Grower Day offers many opportunities to network with fellow growers and industry specialists.
Grower Day is again being held at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites St. Catharines Conference Centre.
Registration opens at 8:30 a.m., and the talks get underway at 9:15.

For details on booking exhibitor booth space, contact:
Nashelle Barsky at 905-431-8892 or nbarsky@annexweb.com.

>> Register Today
 
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