Where are we now?

Many thanks! What seemed a bold and an admittedly uncertain, initiative two years ago, has turned into a considerable success. SAIFood is 2 years old this week! I’d like to thank those that provided support and encouragement prior to launching this blog. Your comments, observations and enthusiasm for this initiative Read more…

Seeking Plant Breeding Experts

Survey on regulation new plant breeding techniquesSince the Food and Agriculture Organization’s 2009 challenge on how to feed the world in 2050, there have been many forms of responses. There have been increases in research project funding, increased partnerships between the developed and developing, and the application of new plant Read more…

Welcome to SAIFood

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the inaugural blog on sustainable agricultural innovations and food (SAIFood). I am an agricultural economist at the University of Saskatchewan and I hold the Industry Funded Research Chair in Agri-Food Innovation. The objective of establishing this blog is to be a conduit Read more…