2012 CropLife Canada board of directors and executive committee announced

Ottawa, ON – CropLife Canada is pleased to announce its 2012 board of directors and executive committee. “We are extremely fortunate to have an excellent group of industry leaders who dedicate large amounts of time and energy to be part of the CropLife Canada board and executive committee,” says Lorne Hepworth, president of CropLife Canada. […]

Canadian Agricultural Innovation – leading the way to feed a growing world population

WINNIPEG, MB – Farming and agricultural industry leaders from across Canada will gather in Winnipeg to explore how innovation in agriculture drives economic growth, helps the industry adapt and thrive in the face of major change and how in the end, consumers benefit. Delegates will hear from a range of speakers who will explain why […]

CropLife Canada supports Declaration for Farmer Choice

Ottawa, ON – The United Nations’ recent affirmation that the world population reached the seven billion milestone served as a timely reminder that farmers need access to innovative tools that will allow them to feed this growing population. As such, CropLife Canada supports CropLife International’s Declaration of Farmer Choice, which calls for farmers to have […]

CropLife Canada Supports Commitment to Anti-Counterfeiting

The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) enables a strong international framework against counterfeit pesticide products Ottawa, ON – CropLife Canada strongly supports the commitment of national governments to join forces to fight counterfeiting and increase intellectual property protection. The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) will strengthen standards for the enforcement of intellectual property (IP), helping the global […]

Cam Davreux receives Canadian stewardship award

Ottawa, ON – A pioneer in agricultural stewardship was recognized for his contributions at the recent Conference on Canadian Stewardship. With the support of the plant science industry, Cam Davreux broke new ground with the creation of three stewardship programs that have gone on to be internationally recognized and replicated. For this, Davreux has been […]

Dr. Stephen Yarrow joins CropLife Canada as vice-president plant biotechnology

Ottawa, ON – Dr. Stephen Yarrow has joined CropLife Canada – the trade association representing the developers, manufacturers and distributors of plant science technologies – as the organization’s vice-president plant biotechnology. “Stephen brings a tremendous amount of experience to our organization and I am excited about the impact his strengths will have on CropLife Canada’s […]