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Global honey glut stinging Manitoba beekeepers

Monday, July 11th, 2016 | Industry

  Manitoba beekeepers say they have been stung by a global glut of honey, sinking prices and leading to fears it could force some out of business. Allan Campbell co-owns Durston Honey Farms near Dauphin, Man. His farm is still sitting on more…

Only company east of Alberta to earn spot in prestigious accelerator

Monday, June 6th, 2016 | Industry

PICCOLA CUCINA ready for next step By Tony Zerucha, Winnipeg Free Press   Anita and Pina Romolo (photo) are preparing to meet a dragon and they’re not the least bit afraid.   The mother and daughter duo, founders of Italian more…

MFPA rebrands as Food & Beverage Manitoba

Thursday, May 5th, 2016 | Food and Beverage MB

The Manitoba Food Processors Association (MFPA) announced today at the Annual General Meeting it has rebranded itself as FOOD & BEVERAGE MANITOBA.   An industry-led, not-for-profit organization, Food & Beverage Manitoba is dedicated to promoting Manitoba’s food and beverage industry, more…

Manitoba Harvest receives food safety award

Thursday, April 14th, 2016 | Industry

MANITOBA HARVEST HEMP FOODS has received the 2016 BRC (British Retail Consortium) Food Safety Americas Award for ‘best use of the BRC Global Standards to drive change.’   The BRC Food Safety Americas Awards recognize the outstanding commitment, support, and more…