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Growing the Chinese and Indian eggplant market

Jan. 26, 2016, Vineland Station, Ont. — With the highest per capita immigration rate in the world, Canada’s produce consumption is continually evolving. Based on Statistics Canada reported patterns of growth over the last five years, eggplant consumption – particularly exotic varieties not previously grown in Canada – is forecasted to increase 130 per cent by 2030 to 55 million kilograms. This is a market currently supplied by imports. A team at Vineland Research and Innovation Centre (Vineland) is investigating varieties with...

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CRIQ signs alliance with Canadian manufacturers and exporters to encourage 3D printing in Québec

Québec City, May 5, 2016 – The Centre de recherche industrielle du Québec (CRIQ) and Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME) have concluded a partnership agreement that promises joint knowledge-sharing about...

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BIO|FOOD|TECH to host artisan cheesemaking workshop

BioFoodTech will offer a two-day artisan cheesemaking workshop for budding artisan and industrial cheesemakers on February 25-26 in Charlottetown. “This workshop will consist of classroom sessions reviewing the technology behind cheesemaking...

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Biopolynet Winner in Statoil – GE Open Innovation Challenge

July 30, 2015, Fredericton, NB - An RPC client, Biopolynet, has recently won an open innovation challenge sponsored by Statoil and GE. Biopolynet’s technology was selected from over 100 applicants from 30 countries...

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