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Haskap & Specialty Fruit Workshop – August 24, 2016

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Haskap and Specialty Fruit Workshop on 24 August, 2016 at the Simcoe Research Station (1283 Blueline Road, Simcoe, Ontario). The day will include information about research and production of specialty fruit crops such as haskap, … Continue reading

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Mark your calendars! University of Guelph Centre for Urban Organic Farming Open House.

You’re invited to attend the University of Guelph’s Centre for Urban Organic Farming open house on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, from 1-4 pm. Learn about ongoing high tunnel and field research projects with horticultural crops and specialty crops including cherry … Continue reading

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Hop Research Twilight Meeting (23 July, 2015) Update

There has been an excellent registration response for the upcoming Hop Research Twilight Meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 23, 2015 at the Simcoe Research Station, 1283 Blueline Road, Simcoe. Please note the RSVP deadline has passed.  Interested participants are still encouraged to … Continue reading

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Here’s the Dirt on Two Upcoming Soils Conferences.

What do we need to do to enhance our soil health to be resilient to climate change and optimize the yield potential of newly available genetics? If you want to have a better handle on this, join us for SoilSmart 2015. … Continue reading

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Alternative Crops Demo Site at Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show 2013

Tuesday, September 10th marks the first day of the 2013 Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show in Woodstock, Ontario.  This year the alternative crop demonstration site maintained by OMAF and MRA and the OSCIA have a range of specialty oilseed, forage, grain … Continue reading

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Upcoming Sea Buckthorn Event

The AAFC Agroforestry development Centre at Indian Head, Saskatchewan plans to host a Sea Buckthorn field day on August 29, 2013. This field day will highlight over 20 years of sea buckthorn research at Indian Head. The field day will … Continue reading

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2013 MSUE Hops Field Day & Tour – August 9

Michigan State University Extension is hosting their annual Hops Field Day and Tour on Friday, August 9, 8 am – 5 pm. Tour locations include: Empire Hops (Leelanau Peninsual), Fresh Roots Organic and New Mission Organic hop yards as well … Continue reading

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