N.S. Food News

News about food producers in Nova Scotia, including fishers, farmers, foragers, and more.

COVID-19 gives cause for crying over spilt milk in Nova Scotia

My Girl, a friendly Brown Swiss, enjoys a scratch from Annapolis Valley dairy producer Kate Mee at Prospect Dairy Farms Ltd. in Clarence. – Ashley Thompson Dairy farmers dealing with quota cuts in peak production season CLARENCE, N.S. — Kate Mee steadies her stance as a herd-favourite affectionately called […] Click here to view original …

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COVID-19 gives cause for crying over spilt milk in Nova Scotia

Cranberry company fights for national market share

Here’s a piece about Nova Scotia’s own Terra Beata Farms, a cranberry juice producer that handles five MILLION pounds of cranberries per year… and hopes to quintuple that amount in the coming years! http://thechronicleherald.ca/business/1500248-cranberry-company-fights-for-national-market-share

Dalhousie Agricultural Campus garden in Bible Hill planted for Feed Nova Scotia

Mike Main, left, and Jason Grant have planted a vegetable garden at the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus in Bible Hill with proceeds going to Feed Nova Scotia. – Contributed While many gardens sit idle this summer on the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus in Bible Hill, one in particular promises to be […] Click here to view original …

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Dalhousie Agricultural Campus garden in Bible Hill planted for Feed Nova Scotia

Disputes prompt temporary closure of baby eel fishery in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick

FREDERICTON—The lucrative baby eel fishery in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick has been temporarily shut down because of disputes between fishermen and the possibility of overfishing. Fisheries and Oceans Minister Bernadette Jordan issued a ministerial order late last month putting a 45-day hold on fishing for eels less than […] Click here to view original …

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