Advonex International Opens State of the Art Facility

Advonex International celebrated the Grand Opening of its new facility on September 6th, 2017. The company’s new facility, situated in Elizabethtown-Kitley, is where a new state-of-the-art production facility will be constructed, which will manufacture innovative products to meet the growing global demand for sustainable, renewable materials. Advonex is poised to be the leader in the…

Read More

Local Grown Salads moving to feed New York City

Local Grown Salads announced today that it has signed a letter of intent with a NYC-based leading EcoSmart developer, GreenStreet. The agreement envisions deploying Indoor Vertical Farms in new and renovated buildings throughout the City of New York. GreenStreet is actively developing mixed-use properties under its GreenStreet Garden brand that will locate Local Grown Salads…

Read More

20th Anniversary Event

Coming up fast – join us on September 28th for food, fun and song as we celebrate 20 years of impact and innovation in Ontario Agriculture. Our 20th Anniversary Celebration will offer a keynote talk from the new Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Greg Meredith. This will be followed by an exceptional meal by renowned chef Brian…

Read More

Annual General Meeting 2016

Theme of the 2016 Annual General Meeting of Ontario Agri-Food Technologies was “Exploring Food Innovation from OAFT’s Perspective.” Over a fast-paced four hour session, 16 speakers talked about the experiences of their companies and organizations with innovation and growth related to Ontario’s agriculture. OAFT President Dr. Tyler Whale set the stage with his opening comments…

Read More