Apply by Nov. 1 to Serve on the National Pork Checkoff Board of Directors

Applications are available at Pork.org The Pork Checkoff’s board of directors is accepting applications through Nov. 1 to fill five three-year terms. State pork producer...

Lucknow family business among Canada’s fastest risers

Source: Protekta website Protekta Inc. is one of only six companies from the ag sector on the Top 500 Growth list BY LILIAN SCHAER Ontario Farmer Lucknow –...

Maple Leaf Foods Builds Leadership in Animal Care

Pioneers advanced open sow housing and transparency with new observation barn; transitioning to humane low stress transportation system Maple Leaf Foods (TSX: MFI) has converted...

Olymel challenging orders from inspector after injury in Cornwall

Source: Post Media It would appear that Olymel Prince Foods doesn’t want to be required to shut down its food processing machines before they can...

Canadian pork producers pleased to see a modernized North American trade agreement

Canadian pork producers are pleased to learn that Canada, the United States and Mexico have agreed on a renewed trade agreement after difficult negotiations....

Dr. Temple Grandin Says Future Of Livestock Production Could Go By The Craft Beer...

Bloomberg reports: One of the most renowned voices in the world of meat production says there's a battle taking place for the future of the...

Pork Producers Advised to Know Source of Feed Ingredients

Farmscape for September 26, 2018 Melissa Dumont 23:49 Listen The Animal Nutrition Association of Canada is encouraging pork producers to be aware of the...

Five Possible Pathways ASF Could Enter Canada

Farmscape for September 24, 2018 Dr. Jette Christensen 22:16 Listen The Manager of Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network says preventing African Swine Fever...

Monitoring Movement of People and Food Products Key to Avoiding ASF

Farmscape for September 21, 2018 Dr. Egan Brockhoff 34:31 Listen The Veterinary Counsel with the Canadian Pork Council suggests keeping on top of the...

Canadian Livestock Producers Receive Tax Relief For 2018

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada news release Extreme weather conditions have caused feed shortfalls in several provinces, which has led to designated regions in British...