Lean times hit the vertical farming business

Published: 18 July 2023

Vertical farming, once touted as the future of agriculture, is currently facing a lean period. Challenges in scalability and energy consumption have cast a shadow on this innovative farming method. 

Quebec increases its sustainable agriculture program by $15 million

Published: 12 December 2022

On Monday, Minister of Agriculture André Lamontagne will speak at the 7th Summit of Subnational Governments and Cities, an "official side event" of COP15. The Minister, alongside a dozen...

$2.5 million for the creation of the Réseau québécois de recherche en agriculture durable

Published: 13 October 2021

On October 8th, the Fonds de recherche du Québec - Nature et technologies (FRQNT), along with its partner the ministère de l'Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation (MAPAQ) announced the...

Field Course in Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security in Guatemala

Spend 2 intensive weeks touring agri-food enterprises in Guatemala, and learning about local agroecosystems and their sustainability. AGRI 325 (3cr) is offered in early May, on odd-numbered years....

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