Work is underway to install 1,862 solar panels behind the company's manufacturing plant and office building for the company's U.S. and Canada headquarters. It's set to begin producing energy in November, said Jason Pelz, the vice president of circular economy for the Americas, Southeast Asia and Oceania.
While many people in Niagara are generally aware of the fact that the region produces quality fruit like grapes and peaches as well as being home to several greenhouses, most have no clue as to the massive economic impact the agri-business has on Niagara's economy.
"We planted our first vines in 2009 and we've been at it just under 10 years now," Lightfoot said. "We've come a long way in 10 years but what the lesson that happened back in the 60s taught me was diversification was important on the farm."
High-stakes trade negotiations between the White House and Canadian leaders showed signs of faltering on Friday, as Canadian officials expressed frustration with the administration's demands and President Trump confirmed making disparaging remarks about the U.S. ally.
Canopy Growth CEO Bruce Linton discusses the global demand for cannabis and opportunities for growth with upcoming legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada and beer companies investing in the industry.
"We recognize that there is a possibility of getting there by Friday, but it is only a possibility, because it will hinge on whether there is ultimately a good deal for Canada," Trudeau said. "No NAFTA deal is better than a bad NAFTA deal."
Smoke-shrouded grapes can give an ashy, bitter flavour to wine and tests have been developed to help growers assess the quality of their grapes, said researcher Matt Noestheden, a PhD student at the University of British Columbia Okanagan in Kelowna.
"At a time when climate change is threatening other winemaking regions around the world, "combining innovative spectrometry technology with field manipulations at three B.C. vineyards will pinpoint the perfect time to harvest grapes."
Christine Coletta and Steve Lornie, owners of Okanagan Crush Pad, are pleased to announce the addition of Steven (Steve) Latchford and Lynzee Schatz to their winemaking team. They will work closely with chief winemaker Matt Dumayne. Latchford will manage custom crush client wines, while Schatz will oversee sparkling wine production, which now exceeds 7,500 cases annually.
Ottawa is well known for its captivating city center, picturesque parliament buildings, castle-like hotels, and winsome public market - one of the oldest in Canada. And winter. Above all, Ottawa is known for winter.