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2018-2019 Research Priorities

The 2018-2019 Horticulture Nova Scotia Research Priorities are now available. At the top of this page, please got to "About" then "Research" to access either the berry or the vegetable priority documents. Thank you to Perennia for all the work put into compiling this information!

By | April 12th, 2018|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on 2018-2019 Research Priorities

Half Your Plate

Horticulture Nova Scotia is proud to be a supporter of the Canadian Produce Marketing Association's Half Your Plate initiative! Half Your Plate is a healthy living alternative empowering Canadians of all ages to more eat fruits and veggies to improve their health while providing simple and practical ways to add a variety of produce to [...]

By | March 27th, 2018|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on Half Your Plate

U-Picks 2018 (click for list)

 (U-pick information provided to HNS)     Strawberry U-Picks   Bosveld’s Fruit Farms - Location: 183 Lamont Road, Lakeville   Hours: Contact farm for hours/ Check Facebook page   Contact: 902-678-8767, Facebook (click for link);             Email-   Indian Gardens U-pick - Location: Hebbville, NS   Hours: Call or check website / [...]

By | July 2nd, 2017|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on U-Picks 2018 (click for list)

Tax Credit for Food Bank Donations (click for link)

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, the Food Bank Tax Credit for Farmers was officially launched with all regulations in place. For more detail, please visit this link Food_Bank_Tax_Credit_Guidelines. Many of our members already donate to the food bank on a regular basis, and have done so for many years; we encourage [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|Front Page News, News|Comments Off on Tax Credit for Food Bank Donations (click for link)

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By | February 23rd, 2016|Front Page Blocks|Comments Off on Connect Socially