Investor sold on ag opportunities

When it comes to agriculture, PIC Investment Group is not exactly a household name. But the private equity and venture capital firm’s reputation in the agriculture and agri-food sectors is growing, thanks in part to a high-profile investment at Vanscoy, Sask., not far from Saskatoon. PIC holds a 40 percent equity stake in Verdient Foods, […] Read more

Hollywood couple invests in Sask. pulse processor

VANSCOY, Sask. — Academy award winning film director James Cameron made a stop in farming country this week to announce the opening of a new multi-million dollar pulse processing plant at Vanscoy, Sask., about 20 minutes west of Saskatoon. The 160,000 tonnes fractionation facility will be part of Verdient Foods Inc., a business that was […] Read more