No Lobster: Riverside Lobster in Meteghan to Permanently Close

February 23, 2024 Kevin Northup, Y95 CJLS

Riverside Lobster in Meteghan will not re-open. Parent company Champlain Seafoods announced the permanent closure of the lobster processing facility.

CMC, COMECARNE & Meat Institute Sign Joint Statement of Coordination

February 23, 2024 North American Meat Institute

To deepen meat industry coordination and government collaboration in Canada, Mexico and the United States, the Canadian Meat Council (CMC), Consejo Mexicano de la Carne (COMECARNE), and the Meat Institute signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that formalizes the three associations’ ongoing work to improve trade, reduce regulatory barriers and enhance information exchange within North America.

New Biosensor Accurately and Efficiently Determines Meat Freshness

The freshness of animal meat is an essential property determining its quality and safety. With advanced technology capable of preserving food for extended periods of time, meat can be shipped around the globe and consumed long after an animal dies. As global meat consumption rates increase, so too does the demand for effective measures for its age.

Katie Dubow Receives the 2024 Green Achiever Award from the Pennsylvania Landscape and Nursery Association

February 23, 2024 Garden Media Group

Garden Media Group’s president, Katie Dubow, was awarded the 2024 Green Achiever Award from the Pennsylvania Landscape & Nursery Association (PLNA). The award was presented by Russell Redding, PA’s Secretary of Agriculture, at PLNA’s 120th Anniversary Awards Luncheon on February 21, 2024 at Longwood Gardens.

Registration is Now Open for the 2024 Perennial Plant Association National Symposium

February 23, 2024 Perennial Plant Association

Perennial Plant Association is excited to announce that registration is now open for the 2024 National Symposium. PPA is thrilled to be heading to the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina for a week designed to highlight the wonders of perennial plants. PPA will also be celebrating its 40th anniversary as an association at the National Symposium with special highlights throughout the week. From tours of public and private gardens to education crafted for diverse industry interests, this is THE event for perennial plant people.