Category Archives: Specialty Vegetable Production

Using Livestock Manure Properly to Ensure Food Safety

By: Wayne Du, On-Farm Food Safety Specialist Do you use soil amendments such as manure or composted manure? Are you aware of the food safety risks? Here are some helpful tips to protect your crop from potential contamination. What is … Continue reading

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By the Numbers: Specialty Vegetable Markets in Ontario

Evan Elford, New Crop Development Specialist, OMAF and MRA Recently, there has been increased interest in the market potential of specialty vegetable crops in Ontario.  However, the conversation surrounding import replacement through domestic production has been ongoing for more than … Continue reading

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