Hornbeck farm offers online shopping, delivers directly to customers
  • 30 October 2018

Hornbeck farm offers online shopping, delivers directly to customers

VERNON PARISH, La. (CLEDA) - A family-owned farm in rural Vernon Parish has opened an online farm store that allows residents a convenient way to select fresh, locally grown produce and have it delivered to their front doors.
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DFA Makes Investment in SomaDetect, a Dairy Technology Startup that Uses Real-Time Analytics to Improve Milk Quality
  • 18 October 2018

DFA Makes Investment in SomaDetect, a Dairy Technology Startup that Uses Real-Time Analytics to Improve Milk Quality

Companies around the globe are leveraging innovative technologies and artificial intelligence to make more informed decisions and better run their businesses. This week, Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a national cooperative owned by dairy farm families across the U.S., announced

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Maximising welfare in poultry transport
  • 15 October 2018

Maximising welfare in poultry transport

A new real-time feedback system for maintaining animal welfare during transport came about during the design and delivery of a Canadian quick reference tool to help producers decide if chickens should be transported. The system, called Transport Genie, will be

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bioenterprise.caBioenterprise and BIOTECanada Sign MOU to Cooperatively Advance the Agri-tech Sector
  • 1 October 2018

bioenterprise.caBioenterprise and BIOTECanada Sign MOU to Cooperatively Advance the Agri-tech Sector

Guelph, ON, October 1, 2018- Bioenterprise  Corporation and BIOTECanada today  announce  the  signing  of  a  Memorandum  of Understanding (MOU) between the two organizations, solidifying their commitment to advance innovations  within  the  agriculture technology  sector  in  Canada.  Both  organizations  work  to assist

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Cornwall Innovation  Centre Launches the Ontario Emerging Jobs Institute
  • 20 September 2018

Cornwall Innovation  Centre Launches the Ontario Emerging Jobs Institute

CORNWALL, ON – The Cornwall Innovation Centre held a launch ceremony and brand reveal for its newest project, the Ontario Emerging Jobs Institute.
“Aftermuch work and planning with generous partners and supporters, we are thrilled to start offering learning opportunities and

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Visionary Leadership Leads to Award of Excellence for Bioenterprise Board of Directors Member Robynne Anderson
  • 13 September 2018

Visionary Leadership Leads to Award of Excellence for Bioenterprise Board of Directors Member Robynne Anderson

Robynne Anderson, founder and president of Emerging Ag and pillar of the agriculture community in Canada, has been nominated for the Demeter Women in Agriculture 2018 Award of Excellence as a visionary leader and facilitator of change. Robynne’s contributions to

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The farmer's market of the future? Northeastern Ontario farmers using internet to sell locally grown food
  • 6 September 2018

The farmer's market of the future? Northeastern Ontario farmers using internet to sell locally grown food

Closure of local store prompts farmers to take innovative steps  
It all started with the closure of Eat Local Sudbury, a co-operative grocery store that operated in the city's downtown core for 10 years.
James Morin, owner of Kipling Ridge Farms in

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Modgarden Reaping Big Rewards from Tinyfarm
  • 31 August 2018

Modgarden Reaping Big Rewards from Tinyfarm

Thanks to Modgarden founder Aamar Khwaja, countertop micro-farms may soon be as commonplace as coffee makers and blenders. Khwaja has spent years developing tinyFarm: a self-contained, chemical-free system for growing microgreens, leafy greens, herbs and certain root vegetables indoors. “I’m

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Dairy Quality Detection Tech Wins FoodBytes! Judges’ Choice Award as Food Waste Takes 2 Prizes
  • 19 October 2018

Dairy Quality Detection Tech Wins FoodBytes! Judges’ Choice Award as Food Waste Takes 2 Prizes

SomaDetect, an agriculture technology startup that measures milk quality from every cow at milking, won the FoodBytes! New York Judges’ Choice Award. SomaDetect uses sensors that fit into existing milking equipment to measure the fat and protein content of dairy

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Making young arborists familiar with environmentally friendly lubricants
  • 17 October 2018

Making young arborists familiar with environmentally friendly lubricants

Oilseed Innovation Partners working with colleges to train arborists in bio-based products Guelph ON, 17 October 2018 - The next generation of Ontario arborists is receiving training in new, environmentally friendly lubricant products for their forestry equipment.  This is thanks to a

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AbCelex Technologies To Apply Its Single Domain Antibody Platform For The Identification, Validation And Development Of Novel Human Therapeutics
  • 1 October 2018

AbCelex Technologies To Apply Its Single Domain Antibody Platform For The Identification, Validation And Development Of Novel Human Therapeutics

AbCelex’s camelid antibody platform validated in multiple animal studies seeking to develop orally available antibodies for immuno-oncology, autoimmune disease and microbiome applications. For Immediate Release October 1, 2018 Toronto, Canada – AbCelex Technologies (ABX) announced today its intention to begin applying its

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Dairywomen to test-drive in-line milk sensor
  • 28 September 2018

Dairywomen to test-drive in-line milk sensor

Under current review: SomaDetect
Two dairies that will test-drive a new in-line milk sensor say they are looking to replace their current methods of milk testing and pregnancy checks with more timely information.
Natasha Sutherland of Stein Farms in Le Roy, New

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Speeding up microgreens harvest up to 90%
  • 20 September 2018

Speeding up microgreens harvest up to 90%

After being approached by a grower looking for a solution to the seemingly impossible task to harvesting microgreens with a machine, Bob Benner created his automatic harvester. It turned out to be a huge success. “We’ve reduced the time needed

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'Long overdue': Ontario farmers say lack of reliable broadband Internet is hurting their business
  • 6 September 2018

'Long overdue': Ontario farmers say lack of reliable broadband Internet is hurting their business

The Ontario Federation of Agriculture is calling on the federal government to invest in rural Internet Don Miller just wants to pay his bills.
But the Elgin County farmer and business owner says the straightforward task is made complicated by the spotty

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Greentronics System Boosts Traceability
  • 31 August 2018

Greentronics System Boosts Traceability

When a potato grower discovers a batch of spoiled spuds in the bulk storage, tracing the problem back to the specific field location they came from isn’t easy. After all, each storage can contain potatoes from any number of acres.

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Bioenterprise Ontario announces partnership with Get More Sales Corporation
  • 21 August 2018

Bioenterprise Ontario announces partnership with Get More Sales Corporation

Guelph, ON, Aug. 21, 2018 — Bioenterprise Corporation, a leading agri-technology commercialization accelerator, is pleased to announce a corporate partnership with Get More Sales Corporation, a hands-on consulting firm focused on increasing top-line revenue.   Through this partnership, Get More Sales

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