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New Twenty20 Pilot Program for Eastern Ontario Manufacturing Sector Investing ~ $1.4M in STEM and Technical Skilled Trades Job Creation

Northumberland, ON – (March 13, 2017) – The Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association (NMA) announced the launch of Twenty20, a new pilot program...

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Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association Receives Eastern Ontario Development Program Support

March 13th, 2017
Cobourg, Ontario

The Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association (NMA) will benefit from an investment announced today...

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Ontario pours $4.9M over 3 years into small cideries, distilleries

CBC News, Posted March 7, 2017

New provincial support program will help businesses hire more staff, buy more equipment

The Ontario...

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Cobourg’s Brandneu Foods Canada Inc. receives funding for kale chip automated processing system

By Karen Longwell, Northumberland News, March 3, 2017

COBOURG — A new automated processing system brings growth opportunities to a Cobourg...

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Peterborough Economic Development Announces Starter Company Plus

Media Release: March 5th 2017

[PETERBOROUGH, ON]: This afternoon, Peterborough Economic Development (PED) launched Starter Company Plus, a...

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Premier's Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence Now Open for Applications

Attention all area food and agri innovators!

The Premier's Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence is now open for applications. The...

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Rural Economic Development (RED) Program Now Open

Ontario's Rural Economic Development (RED) Program is now open for applications with the intake period running until March 31st. 

The RED...

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Food & Agriculture Video Series Receives Provincial Recognition

 [PETERBOROUGH, ON] On Thursday February 9th, representatives from Peterborough Economic Development were in attendance at the Economic Developers...

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Prescott and Russell’s Economic Development and Tourism Receives The 2016 Marketing Canada Sustainability Award

L’Orignal, November 23, 2016 –   The Economic Development and Tourism Department of the United Counties of Prescott...

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Ontario Strengthening Advanced Manufacturing in Millhaven

News Release: February 3, 2017

Province Partnering with Direct Coil to Help Create Jobs

Ontario is partnering with Direct Coil Inc. to help...

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