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New Food Safety and Traceability Online Courses!

By Jennifer Jarvis, Stakeholder Communications and Marketing Advisor, OMAFRA Give your company a competitive edge – take free eLearning courses to learn more about industry best practices and to be more competitive in the marketplace! Access the new Food Safety … Continue reading

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Selling Food to Ontario Training Workshops

Are you starting or growing a food business? Learn how you as a producer or small processor can access new market channels at these one day workshops. Topics include market channel opportunities, basics of food regulations, costing and pricing your … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Hop and Barley Conference: March 2-3, 2017

Registration for the Great Lakes Hop and Barley Conference presented by Michigan State University/Extension is now open. Date: 2-3 March 2017 Location: Westin Book Cadillac, 1114 Washington Blvd., Detroit, MI, USA The Conference will include basic and advanced sessions for … Continue reading

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Hop Pruning and Training in Ontario

Hop pruning is the removal of the first shoots in the spring prior to training.  The primary reasons for pruning include disease management (removal of systemically infected shoots) and to ensure uniform shoots with higher yield potential for subsequent training. … Continue reading

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NEW! AgMaps Portal and Agricultural Information Atlas Application Help Tutorial Series

NEW! AgMaps Portal and Agricultural Information Atlas Application Help Tutorial Series Just launched! The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has a new series of tutorials to help you use the Agricultural Information Atlas (AIA), an online application … Continue reading

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OMAFRA nutrient management courses now available online

From Jennifer Jarvis, Stakeholder Communications and Marketing Advisor with OMAFRA: The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) offers a range of training courses to provide information on nutrient management and the Nutrient Management Act (NMA).  These courses … Continue reading

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Notice: OHGA Hops Scout Training Workshop (June 14) Postponed

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the OHGA Hops Scout Training Workshop scheduled for Saturday, June 14th at Winterbrook Farm in Caledon has been postponed to Saturday, July 19th. Please view the revised workshop notice REVISED OHGA Hops Scout Training Workshops. Registrants … Continue reading

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