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How new COVID-19 vacation guidelines could damage Canada’s greenhouse vegetable marketplace

New COVID-19 tests necessities for travellers entering Canada could hinder much more than would-be pandemic travelers. They could also leave tomato, pepper, and other greenhouse vegetable farmers in B.C. scrambling for employees. Non permanent international employees, most of them from Mexico, are important to B.C.’s $300-million greenhouse vegetable market, with about 500 generally coming to work in the sector every… Read more →