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Atlantic Beef Products seeing improved results
Sep 06, 2012

Positive steps are being taken to increase profits at the Atlantic Beef Products plant, Prince Edward Island Minister of Agriculture Forestry George Webster said Sept. 6.

Positive steps are being taken to increase profits at the Atlantic Beef Products plant, Prince Edward Island Minister of Agriculture Forestry George Webster said Sept. 6.

Open Farm Day Sept. 16
Sep 12, 2012

There are 125 Maritime farms taking part in this year’s Open Farm Day. Sixty farms in Nova Scotia, 39 farms in New Brunswick and 26 farms in Prince Edward Island will swing open their gates to the...

There are 125 Maritime farms taking part in this year’s Open Farm Day. Sixty farms in Nova Scotia, 39 farms in New Brunswick and 26 farms in Prince Edward Island will swing open their gates to the public on Sunday, September 16.

NL chocolate tops in Atlantic Canada
Sep 06, 2012

The Newfoundland Chocolate Company is celebrating its being awarded Co-op’s Eat Atlantic Food Product of the Year.

The Newfoundland Chocolate Company is celebrating its being awarded Co-op’s Eat Atlantic Food Product of the Year.

Feds invest in soybean industry
Aug 30, 2012

The federal government has invested over $800,000 to help the soybean industry develop varieties that match the tastes and demands of the Japanese consumer.

The federal government has invested over $800,000 to help the soybean industry develop varieties that match the tastes and demands of the Japanese consumer.

Olscamp to look into blueberry price issue
Aug 30, 2012

After meeting with Acadian Peninsula growers in Tracadie-Sheila Aug. 21, New Brunswick Agriculture Minister Mike Olscamp plans to delve into blueberry price regulations.

After meeting with Acadian Peninsula growers in Tracadie-Sheila Aug. 21, New Brunswick Agriculture Minister Mike Olscamp plans to delve into blueberry price regulations.