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Reminder – Ontario Hoppenings Lunch and Learn next Monday, January 25th at noon

Just a reminder that the next Ontario Hoppenings Lunch and Learn will be held next Monday January 25th. Join us for a presentation from guest speaker Dr. Carolyn Malmstrom from Michigan State University to hear about her work on hops … Continue reading

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Summer Student Research Assistant Positions in Simcoe

Job Posting: Student- Summer Research AssistantOrganization: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural AffairsDivision/Branch: Economic Development Division / Agriculture Development BranchJo… Source: Summer Student Research Assistant Positions in Simcoe

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“All About Specialty Crops” Webinar Series Starting January 14, 2021

Are you interested in diversifying your business by growing niche and specialty crops?Join us for our 4-part specialty crop webinar series to learn about producing and marketing specialty crops. The first webinar will provide an overview of specialty crop production, … Continue reading

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UPDATE – January 23, 2021 Ontario Hoppenings Lunch and Learn – Guest Speaker Dr. Carolyn Malmstrom

UPDATE MARCH 8, 2021: A recording of the Dr. Malmstrom’s presentation “Michigan State University Hop Virus Update” from January’s ONHoppenings webinar is now available by clicking on the link below. Overview: Join OMAFRA specialists Evan Elford and Melanie Filotas for bi-monthly … Continue reading

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Axxe Bio-Herbicide Now Registered for use on Field Grown Cannabis and Industrial Hemp

Axxe is a bio-herbicide used for contact spray control or burndown of weeds and grasses for food crops, field crops, pastures, ornamentals, turf, landscapes, interiorscapes, greenhouses, and non-crop areas on farmsteads.  The usage label has recently been expanded to include … Continue reading

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Reminder: ‘New Hop Cultivar Development’ Lunch and Learn Webinar, November 23, 12-1pm

Overview: Join OMAFRA specialists Evan Elford and Melanie Filotas for bi-monthly online Zoom discussions about Ontario hops. Building on the successful 2020 season webinars, Evan and Melanie will be hosting a series of winter hop discussions with some guest speakers … Continue reading

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