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OCTOBER 3, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. closes second tranche of private placement previously announced on June 13, 2016.  READ MORE


SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces private placement of convertible debentures.  READ MORE


SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. provides the following corporate update.  READ MORE


SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. provides the following corporate update.  READ MORE


AUGUST 30, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. is pleased to provide the following corporate update.  READ MORE


AUGUST 22, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has executed an acquisition agreement to acquire TGO Organics Ltd of Toronto Ontario. READ MORE


AUGUST 1, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. is featured in the latest issue of CSE Quarterly on pages 20 and 21.

 


JULY 12, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. is pleased to announce that the Honorable Jerry Grafstein, QC will join Captiva’s Board of Directors at the Captiva Verde Annual General Meeting to be held on September 8th, 2016. READ MORE


JUNE 30, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces, further to its news release of June 13, 2016, that the Company has closed the first trance of the non-brokered private placement of units of the Company at $0.25 per Unit. READ MORE


JUNE 23, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. is pleased to announce that it is in negotiations for the acquisition of a revolutionary patented technology to reduce important water costs in agriculture. READ MORE


JUNE 13, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces that it will proceed with a non-brokered private placement of up to 20,000,000 units at $0.25 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $5,000,000. READ MORE


MAY 30, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. is very pleased to announce record May 2016 production. READ MORE


MAY 23, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. is very pleased to announce record production. READ MORE


MAY 17, 2016 | Article about Captiva on the Proactive Investors website,  “Growing Greens and Making Money”.  View LINK or view as PDF


MAY 12, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces a factoring loan placement of $500,000 at a rate of 8% per annum for an initial term of 60 days. READ MORE


MAY 2, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces further to its news release dated April 14, 2016, that the Company has closed the first tranche of the non-brokered private placement of 8% unsecured convertible debentures of the Company for gross proceeds of CDN$1,262,278.73. READ MORE


APRIL 29, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces the completion of its 2015 Audit for the 12 months ended December 31st. READ MORE


APRIL 20, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces that is has entered into negotiations to purchase two downstream food operations. READ MORE


APRIL 14, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces that it will proceed with a non-brokered private placement of 8% unsecured convertible debentures of the Company for an aggregate principal amount of up to US$5,000,000. READ MORE


APRIL 11, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries Ltd. announces the addition of Ted J. Mills as the Company’s new Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President effective May 1st, 2016. READ MORE


APRIL 4, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries announces a major food distributor has requested up to 400,000 pounds per week of certified organic baby leaf starting May 1st. READ MORE


JANUARY 28, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries is please to provide an update of the operations since our September 28, 2015 commencement of commercial production. READ MORE


JANUARY 25, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries announces additions to the board of directors and the management team with the goal of supporting the Company’s strategic plans to build Captiva Verde into the largest 100% pure play USDA certified organic vegetable producer. READ MORE


JANUARY 11, 2016 | Captiva Verde Industries announces an addition to its management team with the goal of supporting the Company’s strategic plans to build Captiva Verde into the largest USDA certified organic vegetable producer. READ MORE


JANUARY 10, 2016 | Captiva Verde featured in The Province,  “The Making of a Green Giant”.  View LINK or view as PDF


DECEMBER 3, 2015 | Captiva Verde Industries announces, further to its news release of December 1, 2015, that the Company closed the non-brokered private placement of units the Company at $0.408 per Unit for gross proceeds of approximately $2,027,268 . READ MORE


 

The Wall Street Journal – EPA overhauls rules for pesticide use on farms

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has implemented stricter requirements to avoid exposure to pesticides on farms.  Best to simply eat organic and not have to worry about this issue for yourself or for farm workers.

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Louisville Courier-Journal – Making a case for organic foods

An essay on why organic foods are worth the added expense.

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NPR – Science On Diets Is Low In Essential Information

A piece on how little we really know about nutrition and the need for studies on the health effects of all the different types of diets that are being promoted.

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The Atlantic – The Dark Side of Almond Use

Health benefits of almonds, but downside of almond production – water consumption during drought, use of pollinators around pesticides.

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British Journal of Nutrition – Benefits of Organics

An important meta-analysis looked at 343 underlying studies and reported that on average organic crops and crop-based foods contained higher concentrations of antioxidants (total flavonoids, total phenolic acids, phenolic acids, flavanones, stilbenes, flavones, flavonols, kaempferol, total anthocyanins and anthocyanins) than conventionally-grown foods.  This study also noted that organics contained significantly higher amounts of xanthophylls, L-ascorbic acid, total carotenoids, and lutein.

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Time – Why Organic Is the Right Choice for Parents

Choosing organic foods reduces exposure to toxic pesticides and endocrine-disrupting hormones – especially important for kids, but a good choice for all ages.

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The Atlantic – Broccoli Loves Us

Something in dietary broccoli, perhaps sulfur-containing sulforaphane, appears to promote the excretion of carcinogenic chemicals like benzene.

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