Content by Janet Kanters

Flax Council of Canada Closing Its Doors

After 32 years of representing the interests of all agricultural and industrial flax interests, the Flax Council of Canada’s executive committee announced yesterday the closure of its office in Winnipeg,… Read More

New limits to clothianidin and thiamethoxam use

Health Canada announced new mitigation measures today on the neonicotinoids​ clothianidin and thiamethoxam, pesticides which are sold as seed treatment or sprays to protect agricultural crops from various insects. A… Read More

Alberta Regional Variety Trials

The Alberta Regional Variety Testing program (RVT) is the most trusted source of variety information for producers in Alberta. Farmers need accurate, regional and the most current variety information to… Read More

SGS acquires BioVision Seed Research Ltd.

SGS announced today that it has acquired BioVision Seed Research Ltd., a seed, grain and soil testing laboratory serving the agricultural markets in Western Canada and beyond. BioVision is headquartered… Read More