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More growers needed for new pear variety

After more than 30 years in development, Canada finally has its own indigenous pear variety. >> Read full article

Carrot plant closing in NS

About 50 full-time jobs will be lost in Kings County with the decision to shut down a carrot plant in Hillaton, says John Lohr, Kings North MLA. >> Read full article

Cuts to disinfection program blindside P.E.I. Potato Board

The end of a subsidy that provides disinfectant services to Island potato growers is a threat to the sector’s future, an industry spokesman says. >> Read full article

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Latest edition of grape pest management book released

Since 1988, the Compendium of Grape Diseases has been one of the most vital and prolific resources on grape disease management in the English language. The book has helped thousands of vineyard owners and their staff to identify and treat grape diseases through vivid disease images, thorough descriptions, and trusted management recommendations.

The newly released Compendium of Grape Diseases, Disorders, and Pests, Second Edition was produced to serve these needs and more for the wine-, table-, and juice-grape industries. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

PEI Potato Board AGM & Conference

Nov. 20, 2015
Location: PEI >> More Info

2015 Potatoes New Brunswick Annual Meeting

Nov. 27, 2015
Location: Kin Community Centre, East Centreville, NB >> More Info

2015 Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable & Farm Market Expo

December 8-10, 2015
Location: Devos Place Conference Center, Grand Rapids, Mich. >> More Info

Keystone Potato Producers Association AGM

December 10, 2015
Location: Portage la Prairie, Man. >> More Info