July 27, 2017

ENTREVESTOR: Dartmouth pet food firm acquired

PETER MOREIRA Published July 26, 2017 – 7:29pm Dane Creek Capital Corp. this week agreed to buy pet-related assets of Dartmouth-based Nature’s Way Canada in its […]
July 27, 2017
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The race to feed insects to livestock, pets and people

But can the ‘yuck factor’ be overcome to vault insect farming out of the land of the niche? By Mary Baxter For Jarrod Goldin, a report […]
March 8, 2017

CBCNews: How a Nova Scotia farm turns 4 million crickets, ‘legs and all,’ into protein

Midgard Insect Farms Inc. produces crickets used as protein in pet food By Holly Conners, CBC News Posted: Mar 06, 2017 6:07 PM AT Last Updated: Mar […]
February 28, 2017

NowNS: Pet mogul bets big on N.S. food production company

An entrepreneur who made a fortune from founding and flipping a publicly-traded pet insurance firm says Nova Scotia has great potential for producing “high impact” cat and dog food.
February 1, 2017

Nova Scotia Business Inc. Spotlight on Dane Creek Capital

Dane Creek Capital believes the next generation of pet food and treats will have a focus on sustainability.
December 27, 2016

Food in Canada: Barks & Bites: Dockside pet food made with “rescued” ingredients

A new Canadian pet food company is striving to tackle the food waste crisis and raise the bar on sustainability with its innovative business model.
December 27, 2016
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Food in Canada: Dane Creek invests in Midgard Insect Farm

Dane Creek Capital has acquired a 48-per cent interest in Midgard Insect Farm Inc., a cricket producer headquartered in Windsor, N.S.
December 13, 2016

Entrevestor: Crickets the ticket for Midgard farm

Joy Hillier of Midgard Insect Farm is working to make her new cricket farm a business that produces affordable, high-quality insect protein.
November 18, 2016

AgFunderNews: One Man’s Treasure: How Dockside Pet Products is Repurposing Unsold Food

Nova Scotia-based company finding a new use for those perfectly edible and equally nutritious produce seconds: feeding Fido.