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  • December 05, 2017
    The Conference Board’s Centre for Food in Canada invites you to join us at the 6th annual Canadian Food & Drink Summit 2017, a two-day event to explore the future of Canada’s food sector, and leverage new opportunities to enhance the food sector’s performance.
  • November 06, 2017
    Emissions Reduction Alberta and Alberta Innovates are proud to host this conference that will inspire, motivate and support researchers and innovators by connecting them with others working to advance innovative technology—including bioind...
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    • New Hemp processing facility in Alberta
      November 28, 2016
      Hempco Food and Fiber Inc. (TSXV: HEMP) (“Hempco®”) is pleased to announce that Hempco® has found a home for its new hemp foods processing facility in Nisku, Alberta, near the Edmonton International Airport. For several months, Hempco® has been searching for a new location to expand its hemp seed food processing capacity to meet increased global demands. Hempco® has ...
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  • Barbara McKenzie
    On April 17, the Leduc-Nisku Economic Development Association hosted the Third Annual Leduc Regio...
  • On April 26, 2016, the Leduc-Nisku Economic Development Association hosted their Annual General M...
  • Barbara McKenzie
    One of the things I never thought I would be talking about is hemp and cannabis, but things chang...
  • Barbara McKenzie
    Last week, the Leduc-Nisku EDA in partnership with Edmonton Economic Development was pleased to h...
  • Mark Gallant
    At the Leduc-Nisku Economic Development Association we use the phrase “We Build Energy&rdqu...
  • There’s a company in our region whose mandate is to become Canada’s go-to resource fo...
  • Mark Gallant
    As the holiday season gets into full swing, I am overwhelmed by a feeling of gratefulness. At thi...
  • Imagine you’re a drilling company and a multi-million dollar tool essential to your operati...
  • Guest
    Last time, we shared the importance of having a “competitive ...
  • So you’ve come up with a great business idea and you’re ready to take the plunge and ...
  • Barbara McKenzie
    So here we are the morning after the US election, and the popular vote is split evenly between tw...
  • Mark Gallant
    Change is in the air and for this month’s blog I thought I would share my feelings on just ...
  • Sagewood Communications Solutions Ltd. is a public relations, communications and marketing firm l...
  • Sandy McIntosh
    The Edmonton region is out performing Alberta when it comes to development permits! According to ...
  • Sandy McIntosh
    Diversify! Diversify! Diversify! We have all heard the term, but do we really understand how easy...
  • Take a drive past Nisku on the QE2 and pay attention to the businesses you pass. You’ll see...
  • Mark Gallant
    As we begin to settle into October, I find myself pondering where the summer went and putting all...
  • So, you sat down, played out a workshop, built a strategic plan for your company, put the p...

  • The Leduc-Nisku EDAtorial is the official blog of the Leduc-Nisku EDA. Blog posts are submitted f...
  • Sandy McIntosh
    We put the call out to local businesses to come and learn how to prepare your business for the im...
  • We stand behind business! We are involved in our community! We always help & educate! Three e...
  • Ranked as Alberta Venture’s 41st fastest growing company in A...
  • Mark Gallant
    Wow, what a summer it’s been so far! The Alberta Summer Games in July served as the perfect...
  • Sandy McIntosh
    Are you worried about how the Carbon Tax is going to affect your business? Your bottom line? Do y...
  • As my summer with the Leduc-Nisku EDA comes to an end, I figured it would be fitting to give a br...
  • This isn’t news anyone wants to hear but facts are facts. Vacancy rates in the Leduc- Nisku...
  • Mark Gallant
    Summer is now in full swing and brings with it the slow season for economic development … ...
  • Last Friday we decided to get to know our Ledger readers better by inviting them to take part in ...
  • Mark Gallant
    Much like most of the year, June has been an eventful one for myself and the Leduc-Nisku EDA. It ...
  • Barbara McKenzie
    In the world of municipal government and economic development the focus has always been on how to...
  • Many of the things a successful business or regional economy possess can be quantified, recorded ...
  • When I mention the Tourism Industry, what do you envision? I think it’s fair to say that mo...
  • Customers, carbon and costs were the themes of this year’s fo...
  • Barbara McKenzie
    So the federal budget hit yesterday and unemployed Albertans were given a lifeline, well almost a...
  • Barbara McKenzie

  • On Thursday January 21, 2016 Leduc-Nisku EDA partnered with Air France KLM and EIA to host an exc...
  • Hosting events focused on local business is one of the ways we as an association support the busi...
  • Septmeber 23 was the first of a three part Financing Options for Business series sponsored by the...
  • Barbara McKenzie
    There has been a lot of news this week on the home front with regards to layoffs, salary reductio...
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