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Partnering to Leverage Our Collective Strengths: Agri-Tech Adoption and Food Processing Innovation

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Farms and related agriculture businesses are significant contributors to the economic vitality and health of rural communities across Middlesex County. These businesses, however, are under increased pressure to invest in new technology adoption or business models to address the increased demand for their products or secure more value for the primary producer. New opportunities and […]

Coming Out of the Cave: Solutions to Address Return to Work Anxiety

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Since the onset of COVID-19, many have discussed the concept of a “cave” — the immense and consistent messaging that accompanied the pandemic of staying safe, remaining distanced and keeping away from large gatherings. We have now entered deep into our caves, otherwise known as our homes, as the danger has slowly eased. Despite this […]

The Rural Edge: Adapting Your Workplace to the New Normal

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Over the past 18 months, business owners have faced many difficulties and setbacks during these times of uncertainty. Public health measures have prevented businesses from operating normally, but as the province eases its COVID-19 restrictions, business owners are navigating new challenges amidst a fourth wave of the pandemic. Rather than hoping for a return to […]