CropLife Canada supports new pest control regulations

TORONTO, Dec. 12 2006- CropLife Canada today expressed its support for Minister of Health Tony Clement’s two new regulations to govern pesticide use as part of Canada’s Chemicals Management Plan. “The crop protection industry has always worked closely with government regulators to ensure that our products are as effective and safe as possible, for both […]

Croplife Canada Delivers GrowCanada® Vision to Government: Innovation and Partnership in the Bio-Economy

NOVEMBER 1, 2006 – Supported by our GrowCanada® partners, CropLife Canada presented today a new vision for Canadian Agriculture. The GrowCanada® Vision, calls upon governments to work together with industry partners to realize Canada’s fair share of the Bio-Economy by 2015 and with it a prosperous, sustainable and competitive agriculture sector. “The global bio-economy has […]

CropLife Canada Reports on 2005 Industry Sales Survey

CALGARY, ALBERTA – September 22, 2006 – At its 54th Annual Conference, CropLife Canada released its 2005 Industry Sales Survey. CropLife Canada members reported pest control product sales of $1,338,272,000 in 2005, down 3% over 2004. This decrease was mainly in the Herbicide sector in the Cereal and Oilseed crops, down 1% and 7% respectively. […]

CropLife Canada Recognizes Chairman’s Award, Stewardship Award and Inaugural Grassroots Award Winners

CALGARY, ALBERTA – September 22, 2006 – CropLife Canada recognized three award recipients at the 54th CropLife Canada Conference. The Conference explored the need for agricultural transformation. The growing bioeconomy means that new ideas and new solutions are needed to maintain a safe, abundant food supply and Canada’s leadership on the world stage. Chairman’s Award […]

CropLife Canada Elects 2006-2007 Board of Directors

CALGARY, ALBERTA – September 22, 2006 – CropLife Canada elected its new Board of Directors today at its Annual General Meeting held during the trade association’s annual conference. “This year’s annual conference marks 54 years of the association’s history and highlights the industry’s impressive track record with respect to innovation and stewardship,” said Jay Bradshaw, […]

Media Advisory – New Name Suggested For Ministry of Agriculture

INNOVATION IN PLANT SCIENCE KEY TO SOLVING CANADA’S FARMING CRISIS: CROPLIFE CANADA – New Name Suggested For Ministry of Agriculture – CALGARY, September 20, 2006 – Breakthroughs in plant science innovation will soon see Canada’s farmers growing crops for use as bio-fuels, environmentally-friendly packaging and key components of the next generation of pharmaceuticals, CropLife Canada […]