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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Owen Roberts

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Journalist and research administrator at the University of Guelph. President, International Federation of Agricultural Journalists. Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

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Help is on the way for...

A truce is holding in the age-old war between organic and non-organic food production.

More homegrown fruit and veggies could...

We can do a lot to influence our own health status, like pursuing a diet...

Need to promote, educate and automate...

Monday’s announcement that Mexico is going to stop sending temporary workers to Canadian farms that...

Do you have the right to...

A fundamental lesson from the COVID-19 pandemic is that humans can be disease carriers, as...

Stories about Ontario’s rural rebound will...

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed almost everything, except resolve. Even though we’ve...

Still too many close calls and...

The COVID-19 pandemic fallout – in particular, the food shortages we’ve experienced in some commodities,...

Frontline food workers to Ontario: We’re...

We’re pretty attached to our neighbourhood butcher. He’s always been renowned for quality, let alone...

Tree planting is cool. So why...

Arguments over whether international workers or homegrown Canadians should provide the labour to grow our...

Why $252 million for farming and...

On Tuesday, about an hour after the federal government announced a $252-million, pandemic-related aid package...