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August 14, 2018
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Aruba project to use Canadian farming technology

The Government of Aruba has approved a vertical farming project with Canadian company Affinor Growers’ vertical farming technology, using land that was previously unfit for farming.


Can AI keep up with farmers?

The goal is to convert knowledge about cultivation into algorithms that can enable computers to regulate cultivation automatically in the future. So the question is: can computers do as well as farmers?


Goldleaf Pharm expands Simcoe site

Goldleaf Pharm has purchased 20 acres next to its current site in Simcoe, ON to build a greenhouse production facility, for a total production space of over 700,000 square feet.
 
 
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Taking plant sales to the digital space

In 2017, Euromonitor International reported that Canadians purchased $3 million CAD of gardening products online, including horticultural products, garden tools, garden care products, pots and planters. Most Canadian garden centres have established an online presence, using social media and their websites to draw consumers into their brick and mortar store. However, there are a few companies that have responded to a gap in the market, providing an opportunity for consumers to purchase their products online. » Learn more
 
Events 
 
CanWest 2018

FarWest Show 2018

Aug 22-24, 2018
Location: Portland, OR
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Colours of the Summer Open House

Aug 22
Location: Vineland, ON
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Trial Garden Tours

Aug 23
Location: Guelph & Milton, ON
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Glee 2018

Sept. 10-12
Location: NEC Birmingham, UK
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