PROVINCIAL LAWSUIT LAUNCHED OVER PESTICIDES IN ONTARIO Two large honey producers have launched a proposed class-action lawsuit against Bayer CropScience and Syngenta Canada — two chemical companies that make pesticides, which beekeepers allege are …

People News The Grain Growers of Canada elected a new president and vice-president following its recent annual general meeting. Each member farm organization appoints a director to the GGC board, from which a five-person executive is elected each yea…

Wheat is a Different Game“When I think about the future I can’t really predict it, but let’s look at what happened in soybeans and what might happen in cereals. It’s a different crop and the speed of putting biotech technology is in question,…

Straight Talk on Trade Germination Magazine talks to Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada about new trade opportunities and research initiatives. 1) New international markets have opened up to Canadian products—what cropping and breeding trends will de…