Monthly Archives: May 2009

Egg farmers working through the value chain with restaurant promotion

Egg farmers are trying to connect producers and consumers with this contest that ties in an important part of the value chain – that is, restaurants. Everyone has their favourite  breakfast restaurant. In Guelph, mine’s Eggcetera. A lot of other … Continue reading

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China-Canada exchanges promote deeper understanding

Several friends and colleagues have been fortunate to travel to China reccently on exchanges or study tours.  And it’s becoming reciprocal — for the next few months, Guelph is hosting a group of professors and other professionals from the Chinese … Continue reading

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Biotech wheat proponents need to remember consumers

Stories like this one from Reuters are emerging about a new thrust by pro-biotech wheat interests in the U.S., Canada and Australia. The story says the U.S. National Association of Wheat Growers has  signed up grain growers in Canada and … Continue reading

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