Affinor Growers to accommodate private placement with cryptocurrency

Affinor Growers to accommodate private placement with cryptocurrency
VANCOUVER – Affinor Growers Inc. (CSE: AFI; OTCQB: RSSFF) reported it will be supporting the cryptocurrency markets and accepting payments for licensing and building facilities globally at deposit date prices in BITCOIN, DOGECOIN, STABLECOIN and others that are determined to follow SEC and IIROC regulations. Affinor will also be the first CSE and OTC listed company to accept BITCOIN in... Read More

64% of younger employees suffer anxiety from excessive Zoom meetings, study finds

64% of younger employees suffer anxiety from excessive Zoom meetings, study finds
  HALIFAX – A new study showed a significant correlation between younger professionals and reported anxiety, peer pressure and self-consciousness from too much time meeting on video. In the 18-24 age group, 64% reported mental and emotional concerns as they spend an unprecedented amount of time in front of webcams during the COVID-19 pandemic. The younger Zoom-focused work culture commented... Read More

2021 budget doubles down on battery electric vehicle supply chain

2021 budget doubles down on battery electric vehicle supply chain
  The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) welcomes several expanded and refined measures proposed in Budget 2021 to help position Canada for success on the “Mines to Mobility” pathway. Designed to support the establishment and growth of a domestic battery electric vehicle (BEV) supply chain, Budget 2021’s proposed expansion of the Strategic Innovation Fund – Net Zero Accelerator to $8... Read More

Allied announces clearance from the Colombian authorities to export cannabis products

Allied announces clearance from the Colombian authorities to export cannabis products
KELOWNA – Allied Corp. (OTCQB: ALID) an international medical company focused on creating and providing health solutions to address today’s medical mental health issues reported that it has now received clearance from the Colombian authorities to export cannabis-based products from its first harvest. This is a newly achieved milestone for Allied since the acquisition of Allied Colombia and respective licenses... Read More

$33 million announced to advance technology innovations in Alberta’s agriculture, agri-food, and forestry sectors

$33 million announced to advance technology innovations in Alberta’s agriculture, agri-food, and forestry sectors
  EDMONTON – Using drones to help reforest remote boreal environments. Reducing methane emissions from cattle by up to 90 per cent through feed additives. Leveraging artificial intelligence to optimize energy usage at a pulp mill. These are three of 17 technology innovations that will receive funding from the Government of Alberta through Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA). Alberta’s Minister of... Read More

Foodservice workers have hit the pandemic wall

Foodservice workers have hit the pandemic wall
  TORONTO – As prolonged COVID-19 related lockdowns continue across Canada, the restaurant and foodservice sector has reached a critical point where survival of the industry as a whole, may not be an option if viable widespread relief doesn’t arrive soon. A major casualty of this crisis, is a growing mental health epidemic comprised of one of this country’s largest... Read More