Unique U of S-led event brings together academics and industry to tackle latest challenges in AgTech

SASKATOON, SK. — What is the scope for genomics to improve crops frost tolerance? What impacts will Blockchain have on the agricultural industry? What are the most cost effective and precise methods for determining plant health and diagnosing issues? These were some of the questions from industry addressed at the AIMday™ AgTech event on October 31st, as Saskatchewan academic…

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Saskatchewan Launches New Tax Incentive for Technology Startups

The province’s growing technology sector will receive an additional boost through Innovation Saskatchewan’s new tax incentive program.The Saskatchewan Technology Startup Incentive (STSI) is a non-refundable 45 per cent tax credit for individual, corporate, or venture capital corporations investing in eligible startup businesses (ESBs) on a first-come-first-serve-basis.  An…

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Government to Test New and Collaborative Approach to Help Tackle Impaired Driving

A new, collaborative approach to help address impaired driving in Saskatchewan will be tested by the Government of Saskatchewan from the August long weekend until Labour Day. Five pilot projects have been designed through collaboration between various government ministries and agencies, law enforcement and Crown corporations. These projects will be implemented in different areas across the…

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