Saskatchewan farmers safely dispose of more than 184,000 kilograms of obsolete pesticides and livestock medications

Farmers in Saskatchewan returned 181,804 kilograms of obsolete and unwanted pesticides and 2,804 kilograms of livestock and equine medications through Cleanfarms’ obsolete collection campaign this past year. The obsolete collection program is part of the plant science and animal health industry’s commitment to the responsible lifecycle management of their products. Cleanfarms, which operates the program,… View Article

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CTV News London profiles Ontario obsolete collections

Watch a CTV News London profile of the Ontario obsolete collections program.    

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CBC Saskatoon talks to Barry Friesen

The following article was written by Eric Anderson for CBC News Company recycling pesticide and fertilizer containers takes aim at Sask. farms Barry Friesen wants Saskatchewan farms to be as green as possible, and he’s spreading his message this week at the Farm Progress Show in Regina. Friesen is the general manager of CleanFARMS, a not-for-profit company from… View Article

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Progress report on extended producer responsibility released

https://www.ccme.ca/files/Resources/waste/extended/CAP-EPR%20Progress%20Report.pdf

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Real Agriculture weighs in on Alberta ag plastics

https://www.realagriculture.com/2014/05/wheres-albertas-farm-plastic-recycling-program/

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