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B.C. growers re-elect Steele

After being re-elected as president of the B.C. Fruit Growers’ Association, Fred Steele is not missing a beat in getting to work for the local agriculture industry. >> Read full article

Banks receives OFVGA award

Eugenia Banks recently received the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers' Association (OFVGA) 2016 Award of Merit at the OFVGA annual general meeting in January. >> Read full article

Food terminal chair announced

Alison Robertson, executive director of Agri-Food Management Institute, was recently appointed the next chair of the Ontario Food Terminal. >> Read full article

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Bill Gates predicted that every home in South Korea would have a robot by 2015, says Medhat Moussa, a professor with the school of engineering at University of Guelph, adding that Japan’s robotic industry would reach $50 billion in sales by 2025.

“That hasn’t happened,” he admits. “However, every year has seen record sales of robots for the last five years. Every year breaks the record. Some of that is due to the auto sector but also to technological advances in robotics.”

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 Event Calendar 

Ontario Berry Growers Association AGM

February 16, 2016
Location: Embassy Suites, Niagara Falls, Ont. >> More Info

2016 Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention

February 17-18, 2016
Location: Scotiabank Convention Centre, Niagara Falls, Ont. >> More Info