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MANITOBA TO CELEBRATE ORGANIC RESEARCH DURING NATIONAL ORGANIC WEEK
Manitoba's organic sector has a lot to celebrate during Organic Week 2016 (September 17-25). The Canadian organic market is vibrant, with double digit annual sales growth and many new entrants from mainstream farming.
Dr. Martin Entz, a professor at the University of Manitoba, began investigating organic farming systems long before most other Canadian researchers. In fact, this year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of organic research at the Glenlea Research Station. Check out the 25th anniversary video for research highlights. Click here to read the complete video transcript.
If you are new to organic farming and want to learn more about the process and cultural practices of organic farming, visit www.pivotandgrow.com This information is specific to the Prairie region and has been compiled by organic associations in the three Prairie provinces.
To connect with the organic farming community in Manitoba, visit Organic Manitobaand sign up for the monthly electronic newsletter. This provides a listing of events relevant to organic producers, food processors and the organic community.