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POS Bio-Sciences and Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre to Host World Pulse Processing Experts

Posted on Apr 29, 2016

Saskatchewan is a global leader in bulk pulse production, exporting ~65% of global pulse crops in 2015; further, Saskatchewan continues to set the pace as the global hub for pulse value-added research and applied ingredients/functionality. As part of the UN declared International Year of the Pulses, POS Bio-Sciences (POS) and The Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre will host a pulse processing workshop in coordination with Pulse Canada and financial support from the Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan. The workshop, to be held September 20th to 22nd, 2016 in Saskatoon, will have...

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POS named NSBA exporter of the year

Posted on Mar 18, 2016

POS Bio-Sciences has been selected from four finalists as the winner in the Export category of the North Saskatoon Business Association’s (NSBA) 19th annual Business Builder Awards, presented March 17. Sponsored by the Saskatchewan Trade & Export Partnership (STEP), the Export Award is presented to the NSBA member that has successfully entered or expanded in a market outside Saskatchewan over the past year. “We are humbled and honoured to be recognized alongside some of the city’s most successful and innovative companies,” says POS Bio-Sciences President & CEO Dale Kelly. “This truly...

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POS a finalist for NSBA export award

Posted on Mar 6, 2016

POS Bio-Sciences has been named one of four finalists in the Export category for the North Saskatoon Business Association’s (NSBA) 19th annual Business Builder Awards. Sponsored by the Saskatchewan Trade & Export Partnership (STEP), the Export award is presented to the NSBA member that has successfully entered or expanded in a market outside Saskatchewan. Other finalists in this category include: International Road Dynamics Inc.; Bioriginal Food & Science Corp.; and Vendasta Technologies. Winners will be announced at a gala banquet, March...

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POS lauds new funding for ‘one of the fastest-growing segments of our economy’

Posted on Feb 12, 2016

POS Bio-Sciences President & CEO Dale Kelly released the following statement on today’s landmark funding announcement to establish Natural Products Canada (NPC) — the country’s newest Centre of Excellence for Commercialization and Research: As one of seven organizations designated as a contributing partner in NPC’s western node, POS Bio-Sciences recognizes the unique importance of this federal investment, and commends the government for its commitment to one of the fastest-growing segments of our economy. The development and commercialization of consumer, food, health, industrial and...

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POS congratulates Steve Laycock on third straight Tankard win

Posted on Feb 8, 2016

The management and staff of POS Bio-Sciences congratulate Steve Laycock and his Saskatoon rink on capturing the 2016 SaskTel Tankard. With the win — his third straight at the provincial men’s curling championship — Laycock will head to the Tim Horton’s Brier, which begins in Ottawa, March 5. POS was a proud sponsor of the Laycock team in 2013, and during his first Brier appearance in 2014.

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Mission to Haiti as part of SFA, Clinton Foundation, Kuli Kuli initiative

Posted on Nov 5, 2015

For Immediate Release November 5th, 2015 Saskatoon – Team members of POS Bio-Sciences (POS) will be traveling to Haiti in mid-November to add their expertise to a local moringa farmer’s initiative developed by the Smallholder Farmers Alliance (SFA) (http://www.smallholderfarmersalliance.org/). Other partners in the initiative include:      The Clinton Foundation (https://www.clintonfoundation.org/),       Kuli Kuli (https://www.kulikulifoods.com/) and,      Whole Foods (http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/) SFA,...

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