Demand mandatory GMO safety assessments No regulatory exemptions Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) are proposing to exempt many new genetically engineered (genetically modified or GM) foods
Season’s Greetings Another year is coming to a close, and despite the uncertain times we are living in, organic producers are still paving the way to a more sustainable future. We have
Organic Sector Update In the 2020 version of the Canadian Organic Standards (COS), a new clause (6.4.3 c) allows the use of non-organic milk or non-organic milk replacer when it
Fruit d’Or supports research to value the use of organic cranberry residues for chicken welfare. Also announcing Organic Week and a call for a Canadian Organic Program.
ES Cropconsult supports the organic approach to horticulture and contributes to the Organic Cluster’s research on integrated pest management for wireworm.
The role of Organic Agriculture in Mitigating Climate Change. Dr. Andrew Hammermeister describes how organic agriculture is becoming a platform for ecological innovation.
All it takes is one sprout to make a potato unmarketable. A farmer can grow a crop and harvest beautiful, undamaged tubers, then lose the entire crop if it starts to sprout.