Ontario Agri-Food Technologies Company Profile

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Established in 1997, Ontario Agri-Food Technologies (OAFT) is a non-profit organization comprised of members from grower associations, universities, industry and governments.
Located in Guelph, Ontario, the organization focuses on ensuring that Ontario producers have access to the latest technologies to compete globally and to develop new market opportunities, may of which are beyond food.
Many recent developments, such as the new technology for genetic manipulation of plants and animals, the emergence of specialty products, increased fossil fuel costs, contract manufacturing and growing, changes in the trade agreements and increased international competitiveness, are now changing the face of agriculture world-wide


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Farmer leaders join agri-biotechnology congress

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Indoor Farming Vendors Sought for 2nd Annual Asia Agri-Tech Expo in Taipei

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Newton funding to bolster China's long-term growth and global economy with agri-tech innovation

(Earlham Institute) Earlham Institute and the Nanjing Agricultural University work together towards resolving the urgent issue of agri-food security in China by developing precision agriculture soluti...

Interest in Agri-Food Innovation Leads to MOU Between Ag-West Bio, and World Trade Centers in Saskatoon and Harbin, China

Mutual interest in the development of agricultural innovation, including food research and commercialization, has led to the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between...

Asia Agri-Tech Expo Forum Offers Green and Smart Solutions to Global Food Supply Shortage

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buybuy BABY™ Continues Canada Expansion And Opens In West Edmonton Mall, Alberta

buybuy BABYcurrently serves Canadian families in seven major cities: South Edmonton Common, Edmonton, Alberta; Whitby, Ontario; Woodbridge, Ontario; Ottawa Trainyards, Ontario Read more...

Expert Says New Breeding Technologies Can Help Grow More Food

Food security expert, Prof. Mark Tester, said that new breeding technologies would be helpful to develop salt resistant crops that can address food scarcity globally. He mentioned this in his speech a...

Whooping cough more widespread than previously known

(Public Health Ontario) New research from Public Health Ontario and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences suggests that whooping cough cases in Ontario are nearly eight times the number actua...

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The quantity of food waste in the garbage stream of southern Ontario, Canada households.

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Emerging Food Processing Technologies and Factors Impacting their Industrial Adoption.

Innovative food processing technologies have been widely investigated in food processing research in recent years. These technologies offer key advantages for advancing the preservation and quality of...

Retrospective evaluation of the effects of periprostatic local anesthesia on recurrent prostate biopsy.

The aim of the study was investigate the pain palliation effect of 2% dose of lidocaine on the periprostatic nerve block in prostate biopsy patients.

Examining community and consumer food environments for children: An urban-suburban-rural comparison in Southwestern Ontario.

The aim of this study is to evaluate how retail food environments for children in the City of London and Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada, vary according to level of urbanicity and level of socioecon...

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The Association Between Food Insecurity and Incident Type 2 Diabetes in Canada: A Population-based Cohort Study

A pervasive and persistent finding is the health disadvantage experienced by those in food insecure households. While clear associations have been identified between food insecurity and di...

Designer Functional Foods on Parameters of Metabolic and Vascular in Prediabetes

This is a multi-site, double-blind, randomized, controlled food intervention study being conducted at the Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine (CCARM) in Winnipeg ...

Access to Infertility Services: Clinic Perspective

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Continuity of Care and Outcomes After Discharge From Hospital

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The Effect of Telehealth Ontario on Non-Urgent Emergency Department Use at The Hospital for Sick Children

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Ontario Agri-Food Technologies

Established in 1997, Ontario Agri-Food Technologies (OAFT) is a non-profit organization comprised of members from grower associations, universities, industry and governments. Located in Guelph, Ontari...


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Ontario Farm Animal Council

The Ontario Farm Animal Council is working hard to bridge the gap between farmers and the rest of society by providing facts and addressing concerns related to animal care, environment and food safety...

Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc.

Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc. is a Canadian publicly traded agri-business and is a leading service provider in Saskatchewan, Alberta and Manitoba. The Pool's business model optimizes its key position i...

The Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan

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