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POS congratulates Steve Laycock on third straight Tankard win

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…

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

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…

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POS Chairman, John V. Cross Appointed to the Order of Canada

For Immediate Release July 2nd, 2015 The POS Group of Companies and team extend its heartfelt congratulations to John V. Cross, Chair of the POS Bio-Sciences Board of Directors, on his appointment to the Order of Canada by his Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada The Order of Canada, one of…

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Antioxidants as Food Preservatives

While commonly regarded for their health benefits, antioxidants are also used as food additives. Antioxidants make an effective guard against food deterioration given that exposure to oxygen and sunlight are the two main factors in oxidation. Food preservatives can include natural antioxidants such as ascorbyl palmitate, tocopherols and tocopherol acetate, as well as synthetic antioxidants…

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Gamma Oryzanol: Harnessing the Greatness of Grains

Gamma oryzanol (g–oryzanol) is a naturally occurring mixture of antioxidants found in rice bran, corn and barley oils. Gamma oryzanol and rice bran oil therapy have been used to treat and manage a variety of conditions including anxiety, menopause and aging. In addition, it is believe that g–oryzanol improves blood cholesterol by reducing total plasma…

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