Germination Podcast https://germination.ca The Voice of the Canadian Seed Industry Sun, 31 May 2020 00:47:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.1 The Voice of the Canadian Seed Industry Germination Podcast clean Germination Podcast kdratowany@issuesink.com kdratowany@issuesink.com (Germination Podcast) Germination Podcast Germination Podcast http://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/powerpress/Germination_Podcast-943.jpg https://germination.ca How a Canadian Company is Creating a Vaccine Using Plants https://germination.ca/how-a-canadian-company-is-creating-a-vaccine-using-plants/ Fri, 29 May 2020 19:03:52 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13444 https://germination.ca/how-a-canadian-company-is-creating-a-vaccine-using-plants/#respond https://germination.ca/how-a-canadian-company-is-creating-a-vaccine-using-plants/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="199" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-300x199.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-300x199.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-scaled.jpg 1024w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-150x100.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-768x510.jpg 768w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-696x462.jpg 696w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-1068x709.jpg 1068w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-632x420.jpg 632w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID11_May2020-223x148.jpg 223w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>Marc Zienkiewicz chats with Nathalie Charland, senior director of scientific and medical affairs for the Quebec-based Medicago, about the company’s new COVID-19 vaccine candidate made using a plant-based technology platform.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/how-a-canadian-company-is-creating-a-vaccine-using-plants/">How a Canadian Company is Creating a Vaccine Using Plants</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

Marc Zienkiewicz chats with Nathalie Charland, senior director of scientific and medical affairs for the Quebec-based Medicago, about the company’s new COVID-19 vaccine candidate made using a plant-based technology platform.

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Marc Zienkiewicz chats with Nathalie Charland, senior director of scientific and medical affairs for the Quebec-based Medicago, about the company’s new COVID-19 vaccine candidate made using a plant-based technology platform. Marc Zienkiewicz chats with Nathalie Charland, senior director of scientific and medical affairs for the Quebec-based Medicago, about the company’s new COVID-19 vaccine candidate made using a plant-based technology platform.
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DL Seeds, the SVUA and the Future of Forage Field Pea Breeding https://germination.ca/dl-seeds-the-svua-and-the-future-of-forage-field-pea-breeding/ Thu, 21 May 2020 19:22:53 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13392 https://germination.ca/dl-seeds-the-svua-and-the-future-of-forage-field-pea-breeding/#respond https://germination.ca/dl-seeds-the-svua-and-the-future-of-forage-field-pea-breeding/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="245" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Kevin-300x245.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Kevin-300x245.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Kevin-150x123.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Kevin-514x420.jpg 514w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Kevin-181x148.jpg 181w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Kevin.jpg 622w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>Marc Zienkiewicz chats with DL Seeds general manager Kevin McCallum about the company’s two new forage field pea varieties that have become a part of the Seed Variety Use Agreement Pilot Program. Kevin talks about the future of the company’s forage field pea breeding and why the SVUA is so significant.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/dl-seeds-the-svua-and-the-future-of-forage-field-pea-breeding/">DL Seeds, the SVUA and the Future of Forage Field Pea Breeding</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

Marc Zienkiewicz chats with DL Seeds general manager Kevin McCallum about the company’s two new forage field pea varieties that have become a part of the Seed Variety Use Agreement Pilot Program. Kevin talks about the future of the company’s forage field pea breeding and why the SVUA is so significant.

For background on the new DL Seeds varieties and the SVUA program, check out our recent story.

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Marc Zienkiewicz chats with DL Seeds general manager Kevin McCallum about the company’s two new forage field pea varieties that have become a part of the Seed Variety Use Agreement Pilot Program. Kevin talks about the future of the company’s forage fie... For background on the new DL Seeds varieties and the SVUA program, check out our recent story.
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Pitura Seeds is Holding its Own Version of the 2020 Olympics https://germination.ca/pitura-seeds-is-reviving-the-2020-olympics/ Thu, 14 May 2020 18:42:24 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13340 https://germination.ca/pitura-seeds-is-reviving-the-2020-olympics/#respond https://germination.ca/pitura-seeds-is-reviving-the-2020-olympics/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="212" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-300x212.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-300x212.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-scaled.jpg 1024w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-150x106.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-768x543.jpg 768w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-696x492.jpg 696w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-1068x755.jpg 1068w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-594x420.jpg 594w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-100x70.jpg 100w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/blue-81847_1280-209x148.jpg 209w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, may have been postponed until next year, but Tom Greaves and staff at Manitoba's Pitura Seeds have decided to hold their own version over the next several weeks as a way to raise money for charity and boost morale.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/pitura-seeds-is-reviving-the-2020-olympics/">Pitura Seeds is Holding its Own Version of the 2020 Olympics</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, may have been postponed until next year, but Tom Greaves and staff at Manitoba’s Pitura Seeds have decided to hold their own version over the next several weeks as a way to raise money for charity and boost morale. This week, Marc Zienkiewicz interviews Pitura Seeds president Tom Greaves about the Pitura Spring Olympics.

Is your company doing something similar to keep spirits up during COVID-19? Let us know! Email mzienkiewicz@issuesink.com and tell us what you’re up to.

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The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, may have been postponed until next year, but Tom Greaves and staff at Manitoba's Pitura Seeds have decided to hold their own version over the next several weeks as a way to raise money for charity and boost mor... Is your company doing something similar to keep spirits up during COVID-19? Let us know! Email mzienkiewicz@issuesink.com and tell us what you’re up to.
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Doing Business in a New World: A Retail Roundtable Webinar https://germination.ca/doing-business-in-a-new-world-a-retail-roundtable-webinar/ Tue, 12 May 2020 19:05:50 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13314 https://germination.ca/doing-business-in-a-new-world-a-retail-roundtable-webinar/#respond https://germination.ca/doing-business-in-a-new-world-a-retail-roundtable-webinar/feed/ 0 <!-- Featured Video Plus v2.3.3 --> <div class="featured-video-plus post-thumbnail fvp-responsive fvp-youtube fvp-center"><iframe title="Doing Business in a New World: A Retail Roundtable Webinar" width="300" height="169" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gbAQcCsWoKk?width=300&height=300&autoplay&modestbranding=1&rel=0&showinfo=0&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fgermination.ca" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen></iframe></div> <img class="fvp-onload" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/plugins/featured-video-plus/img/playicon.png" alt="Featured Video Play Icon" onload="(function() {('initFeaturedVideoPlus' in this) && ('function' === typeof initFeaturedVideoPlus) && initFeaturedVideoPlus();})();" /><p>COVID-19 has had a profound impact on the world. This webinar will offer you some lessons learned and strategies to help you and your business succeed both during and after the pandemic. ​​​​​​​You will: Hear some personal stories from speakers whose lives and businesses were touched by the pandemic Learn how they coped to ensure […]</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/doing-business-in-a-new-world-a-retail-roundtable-webinar/">Doing Business in a New World: A Retail Roundtable Webinar</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>
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COVID-19 has had a profound impact on the world. This webinar will offer you some lessons learned and strategies to help you and your business succeed both during and after the pandemic.

​​​​​​​You will:

  • Hear some personal stories from speakers whose lives and businesses were touched by the pandemic
  • Learn how they coped to ensure they could continue serving customers and enabling their employees to be successful
  • Learn some strategies for adapting to the pandemic and ensuring you can succeed in a post-pandemic world

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COVID-19 has had a profound impact on the world. This webinar will offer you some lessons learned and strategies to help you and your business succeed both during and after the pandemic. ​​​​​​​You will: Hear some personal stories from speakers whose l... ​​​​​​​You will:


Hear some personal stories from speakers whose lives and businesses were touched by the pandemic
Learn how they coped to ensure they could continue serving customers and enabling their employees to be successful
Learn some strategies for adapting to the pandemic and ensuring you can succeed in a post-pandemic world


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Darrell Bricker Says the Problem With Robots is They Don’t Buy Things https://germination.ca/darrell-bricker-says-the-problem-with-robots-is-they-dont-buy-things/ Thu, 07 May 2020 15:30:10 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13279 https://germination.ca/darrell-bricker-says-the-problem-with-robots-is-they-dont-buy-things/#respond https://germination.ca/darrell-bricker-says-the-problem-with-robots-is-they-dont-buy-things/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="213" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504-300x213.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504-300x213.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504-150x106.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504-592x420.jpg 592w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504-100x70.jpg 100w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504-500x355.jpg 500w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504-208x148.jpg 208w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/GettyImages-649100504.jpg 693w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>Marc Zienkiewicz interviews Ipsos CEO public affairs Darrell Bricker about his prediction that the world population is poised to decline, and how the COVID-19 pandemic might affect the business of agriculture in light of population trends.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/darrell-bricker-says-the-problem-with-robots-is-they-dont-buy-things/">Darrell Bricker Says the Problem With Robots is They Don’t Buy Things</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

Marc Zienkiewicz interviews author and Ipsos CEO public affairs Darrell Bricker about his prediction that the world population is poised to decline, and how the COVID-19 pandemic might affect the business of agriculture in light of these population trends.

You might want to read our recent Q&A with Darrell for some background before you listen to the podcast.

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Marc Zienkiewicz interviews Ipsos CEO public affairs Darrell Bricker about his prediction that the world population is poised to decline, and how the COVID-19 pandemic might affect the business of agriculture in light of population trends. You might want to read our recent Q&A with Darrell for some background before you listen to the podcast.
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ASTA’s Andy LaVigne and Yan Branco of Sobeys on Consumers and the Marketplace https://germination.ca/astas-andy-lavigne-and-yan-branco-of-sobeys-on-consumers-and-the-marketplace/ Thu, 30 Apr 2020 12:26:10 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13208 https://germination.ca/astas-andy-lavigne-and-yan-branco-of-sobeys-on-consumers-and-the-marketplace/#respond https://germination.ca/astas-andy-lavigne-and-yan-branco-of-sobeys-on-consumers-and-the-marketplace/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="221" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-300x221.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-300x221.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-scaled.jpg 1024w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-150x110.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-768x566.jpg 768w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-696x513.jpg 696w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-1068x787.jpg 1068w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-570x420.jpg 570w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-80x60.jpg 80w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID7_April2020-201x148.jpg 201w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>In this week's episode of the Germination Podcast, Marc Zienkiewicz goes into his archives and unearths two interviews he did back in February at the American Seed Trade Association's Vegetable & Flower Seed Conference in Monterey, Calif., just prior to the pandemic. His interview subjects? ASTA president Andy LaVigne and Yan Branco, VP of produce merchandising at Sobey's here in Canada.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/astas-andy-lavigne-and-yan-branco-of-sobeys-on-consumers-and-the-marketplace/">ASTA’s Andy LaVigne and Yan Branco of Sobeys on Consumers and the Marketplace</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

In this week’s episode of the Germination Podcast, Marc Zienkiewicz goes into his archives and unearths two interviews he did back in February at the American Seed Trade Association’s Vegetable & Flower Seed Conference in Monterey, Calif., just prior to the pandemic. His interview subjects? ASTA president Andy LaVigne and Yan Branco, VP of produce merchandising at Sobeys here in Canada.

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In this week's episode of the Germination Podcast, Marc Zienkiewicz goes into his archives and unearths two interviews he did back in February at the American Seed Trade Association's Vegetable & Flower Seed Conference in Monterey, Calif., ]]> Germination Podcast 16:30
Lorne Hadley on Unscrupulous Buyers and Why the Future Will be a Bit Different https://germination.ca/lorne-hadley-on-unscrupulous-buyers-and-why-the-future-will-be-a-bit-different/ Thu, 23 Apr 2020 22:53:01 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13165 https://germination.ca/lorne-hadley-on-unscrupulous-buyers-and-why-the-future-will-be-a-bit-different/#respond https://germination.ca/lorne-hadley-on-unscrupulous-buyers-and-why-the-future-will-be-a-bit-different/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="242" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_SocialMediaGraphic_COVID6_April2020-300x242.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_SocialMediaGraphic_COVID6_April2020-300x242.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_SocialMediaGraphic_COVID6_April2020-150x121.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_SocialMediaGraphic_COVID6_April2020-521x420.jpg 521w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_SocialMediaGraphic_COVID6_April2020-184x148.jpg 184w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_SocialMediaGraphic_COVID6_April2020.jpg 670w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>The executive director of the Canadian Plant Technology Agency joins host Marc Zienkiewicz to talk about a seed-buying scheme going on right now and how CPTA members are dealing with the pandemic.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/lorne-hadley-on-unscrupulous-buyers-and-why-the-future-will-be-a-bit-different/">Lorne Hadley on Unscrupulous Buyers and Why the Future Will be a Bit Different</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

The executive director of the Canadian Plant Technology Agency joins host Marc Zienkiewicz to talk about a seed-buying scheme going on right now and how CPTA members are dealing with the pandemic.

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The executive director of the Canadian Plant Technology Agency joins host Marc Zienkiewicz to talk about a seed-buying scheme going on right now and how CPTA members are dealing with the pandemic. ]]> Germination Podcast 17:10
Explaining the Surge in Garden Seed Demand and an Ontario Seed Growers Check-In https://germination.ca/explaining-the-surge-in-garden-seed-demand-and-an-ontario-seed-growers-check-in/ Thu, 16 Apr 2020 09:36:57 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13102 https://germination.ca/explaining-the-surge-in-garden-seed-demand-and-an-ontario-seed-growers-check-in/#respond https://germination.ca/explaining-the-surge-in-garden-seed-demand-and-an-ontario-seed-growers-check-in/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="169" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-300x169.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-300x169.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-scaled.jpg 1024w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-150x84.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-768x432.jpg 768w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-696x392.jpg 696w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-1068x601.jpg 1068w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-747x420.jpg 747w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/thumbnail_Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID5_April2020_NoType-263x148.jpg 263w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>Marc Zienkiewicz gives you the latest news highlights to help you keep informed on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the seed industry. Episode 5 features interviews with Renee Shepherd of Renee's Garden and Colleen Acres of the Ontario Seed Growers Association (OSGA). We talk about why there's a huge demand for garden seed right now and how Ontario's seed growers are coping.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/explaining-the-surge-in-garden-seed-demand-and-an-ontario-seed-growers-check-in/">Explaining the Surge in Garden Seed Demand and an Ontario Seed Growers Check-In</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

Marc Zienkiewicz gives you the latest news highlights to help you keep informed on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the seed industry. Episode 5 features interviews with Renee Shepherd of Renee’s Garden and Colleen Acres of the Ontario Seed Growers Association (OSGA). We talk about why there’s a huge demand for garden seed right now and how Ontario’s seed growers are coping.

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Marc Zienkiewicz gives you the latest news highlights to help you keep informed on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the seed industry. Episode 5 features interviews with Renee Shepherd of Renee's Garden and Colleen Acres of the Ontario Seed Gr... ]]> Germination Podcast 20:05
A Germination Webinar: Building a Better Regulatory System https://germination.ca/a-germination-webinar-building-a-better-regulatory-system/ Wed, 15 Apr 2020 22:08:38 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13088 https://germination.ca/a-germination-webinar-building-a-better-regulatory-system/#respond https://germination.ca/a-germination-webinar-building-a-better-regulatory-system/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="200" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1-300x200.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1-300x200.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1-150x100.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1-696x464.jpg 696w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1-630x420.jpg 630w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1-500x334.jpg 500w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1-222x148.jpg 222w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/GettyImages_522329624_1.jpg 724w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>The Canadian seed industry is gearing up for regulatory modernization. The Seed Regulation Modernization Working Group (SRMWG) will work with the federal government to modernize the seed regulations for the 21st century. This webinar will serve as a kickoff to a series of webinars designed to keep you informed on what regulatory modernization entails and how we can use it to make our industry better for everyone.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/a-germination-webinar-building-a-better-regulatory-system/">A Germination Webinar: Building a Better Regulatory System</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

Building a Better Regulatory System
A forum on seed regulatory modernization

The Canadian seed industry is gearing up for regulatory modernization. The Seed Regulation Modernization Working Group (SRMWG) will work with the federal government to modernize the seed regulations for the 21st century. This webinar will serve as a kickoff to a series of webinars designed to keep you informed on what regulatory modernization entails and how we can use it to make our industry better for everyone.
Participants will:
  • Learn why this forum has been established
  • Learn about the process the government is following for regulatory modernization
  • Get a broad overview of our current seed regulations and who makes up the SRMWG
  • Find out the priorities outlined by SRMWG
  • Have an opportunity to ask questions about the process and where things go from here

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The Canadian seed industry is gearing up for regulatory modernization. The Seed Regulation Modernization Working Group (SRMWG) will work with the federal government to modernize the seed regulations for the 21st century. A forum on seed regulatory modernization



The Canadian seed industry is gearing up for regulatory modernization. The Seed Regulation Modernization Working Group (SRMWG) will work with the federal government to modernize the seed regulations for the 21st century. This webinar will serve as a kickoff to a series of webinars designed to keep you informed on what regulatory modernization entails and how we can use it to make our industry better for everyone.






Participants will:


Learn why this forum has been established
Learn about the process the government is following for regulatory modernization
Get a broad overview of our current seed regulations and who makes up the SRMWG
Find out the priorities outlined by SRMWG
Have an opportunity to ask questions about the process and where things go from here





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Cancelled Meetings? No Problem! Why COVID-19 Won’t Stop the Seed Business https://germination.ca/cancelled-meetings-no-problem-why-covid-19-wont-stop-the-seed-business/ Thu, 09 Apr 2020 17:30:32 +0000 https://germination.ca/?p=13043 https://germination.ca/cancelled-meetings-no-problem-why-covid-19-wont-stop-the-seed-business/#respond https://germination.ca/cancelled-meetings-no-problem-why-covid-19-wont-stop-the-seed-business/feed/ 0 <img width="300" height="169" src="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-300x169.jpg" class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" link_thumbnail="" srcset="https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-300x169.jpg 300w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-scaled.jpg 1024w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-150x84.jpg 150w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-768x432.jpg 768w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-1536x864.jpg 1536w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-696x392.jpg 696w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-1068x601.jpg 1068w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-747x420.jpg 747w, https://germination.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Germ_Podcast_BG_COVID4_April2020_NoType-263x148.jpg 263w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" /><p>Episode 4 features interviews with Krista Erickson of the Commercial Seed Analysts Association of Canada, Doug Miller of the Canadian Seed Growers' Association, Roy Van Wyk of the Canadian Seed Institute, and Claudio Feulner of the Canadian Seed Trade Association. We talk about how technology is aiding them all to ensure their associations can continue operating despite challenges posed by the pandemic.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca/cancelled-meetings-no-problem-why-covid-19-wont-stop-the-seed-business/">Cancelled Meetings? No Problem! Why COVID-19 Won’t Stop the Seed Business</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://germination.ca">Germination</a>.</p>

Marc Zienkiewicz gives you the latest news highlights to help you keep informed on how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting the seed industry. Episode 4 features interviews with Krista Erickson of the Commercial Seed Analysts Association of Canada, Doug Miller of the Canadian Seed Growers’ Association, Roy Van Wyk of the Canadian Seed Institute, and Claudio Feulner of the Canadian Seed Trade Association. We talk about how technology is aiding them all to ensure their associations can continue operating despite challenges posed by the pandemic.

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Episode 4 features interviews with Krista Erickson of the Commercial Seed Analysts Association of Canada, Doug Miller of the Canadian Seed Growers' Association, Roy Van Wyk of the Canadian Seed Institute, and Claudio Feulner of the Canadian Seed Trade ... ]]> Germination Podcast 16:46