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FedDev Ontario supports new network to help agri-food businesses scale up

September 10, 2019
Through strategic investments, the Government of Canada is building on regional strengths to help secure our position as a world leader in innovation and create the right conditions for continued growth in our evolving economy. Today, Lloyd Longfield, Member of Parliament for Guelph, announced a FedDev Ontario contribution of up to $6,296,000 for Bioenterprise Corporation to lead the creation of... → read more >>

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Helping Women Entrepreneurs Succeed

August 15, 2019
The Government of Canada is advancing women’s economic empowerment with the first ever Women Entrepreneurship Strategy, a $2-billion investment that seeks to double the number of women-owned businesses by 2025. MP Longfield joined local women entrepreneurs and business leaders to share how the federal government is helping women succeed. Lloyd Longfield announced an investment of $1,879,983 in Innovation Guelph to... → read more >>

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Canadian Foundation for Innovation supports cutting edge research at the University of Guelph

August 13, 2019
Originally posted on news.uoguelph.ca The federal government is investing more than $1 million in seven University of Guelph research projects, ranging from disease resistance to food safety to drug addiction. The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) will fund these projects through the John R. Evans Leaders Fund,  created to help universities attract and retain leading faculty and researchers. The announcement... → read more >>