Smithfield Foods Sees Sales Of Packaged, Fresh Pork Divisions Soar

Lower hog prices helped Smithfield’s fresh pork and packaged meat businesses, but the cut in prices hurt the firm’s hog raising operations in 2015.

Eye On DVFlora: The Cold Chain

March 31, 2016 Eye On DVFlora

This week in CA insights we wanted to talk about the ‘cold chain’. Essentially, once a flower is cut from the plant it begins to ‘die’. If that flower is kept at temperatures of less than 40 degrees F, its life can be prolonged.

Loblaw A Perennial Partner For Daffodil Month

It must be April. Thousands of Canadian Cancer Society volunteers are fanning out across Ontario selling daffodil pins. There has never been more urgency in their steps. Canada's aging and growing population is forecasted to drive a 40 per cent increase in total cancer cases by 2030, further increasing demand for the Society's vital support services.

Bailey Nurseries Announces Annual Customer Expo Dates

March 31, 2016 Bailey Nurseries

With a new theme and fresh schedule, Bailey Nurseries is excited to announce its 2016 annual customer expo in Minnesota and Illinois: From the Farm to the Garden.

Proposed Jefferson County, WI Goat Milking Operation Would Be Among Largest In World

The owners of a new dairy hope to buy land in Jefferson County soon so they can build the largest goat-milking operation in the United States and one of the largest in the world.