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Grow Ontario Together Videos

Grow Ontario Together Videos

Grow Ontario Together is a collaboration of agriculture organizations that recognize the need to work together – with each other, with the public, with environmentalists, with municipalities, concerned citizens and with governments – to provide leadership that supports the triple bottom line for Ontario. A healthy environment. A healthy economy. And strong,...
May 17, 2018 0 Comments
Veterinary sharps drop-off

Veterinary sharps drop-off

Ontario Pork will join industry partners to offer pork producers a safe place to dispose of veterinary sharps on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at the 2018 Ontario Pork Congress. Sharps in secure containers can be dropped off from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. only at the outdoor collection booth, to the right of the main entrance to the community hall. Sharps must...
6/20/2018 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM 0 Comments
Thanks to Teresa

Thanks to Teresa

CPC Chair Rick Bergmann thanked 2017 outgoing CPC director Teresa Van Raay for all her hard work and leadership during her term on the Canadian Pork Council’s Board of Directors. Teresa remains involved at the national level as a director of Canada Pork International.
May 10, 2018 0 Comments
Pork industry says 'thank you' to visionary volunteer, Bob Hunsberger

Pork industry says 'thank you' to visionary volunteer, Bob Hunsberger

The Ontario Pork Industry Council singled out Bob Hunsberger for special recognition for his volunteer contributions to the swine industry, here at its annual general meeting. “It would be no exaggeration to say that Bob Hunsberger has been involved in some way in virtually every major swine industry-level initiative, probably dating back to the late 1970s,”...
April 24, 2018 0 Comments
OP Leadership Training Group visits Queen's Park

OP Leadership Training Group visits Queen's Park

On Wednesday, April 11, 2018, Ontario Pork’s Leadership Training Group – Class 2017/18 participated in the government relations training session held at Queen’s Park in Toronto. Ontario Pork is putting a strong emphasis on developing the next generation of pork industry leaders;...
April 12, 2018 0 Comments
CAP - Upcoming cost-share program for producers

CAP - Upcoming cost-share program for producers

Building on the success of the Growing Forward 2 program, the Agricultural Adaptation Council has announced a new intake window for funding under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) program. The first intake window for producers is from April 3 to May 8, 2018.  
April 2, 2018 0 Comments
Ontario Pork Awards

Ontario Pork Awards

At Ontario Pork's annual banquet dinner on March 20, some very special individuals were recognized for their contributions to the Ontario pork industry. The producer award went to Stan & Mary Ann Found and Jim...
Ontario Pork Supports the Premier's Spring Food Drive

Ontario Pork Supports the Premier's Spring Food Drive

Ontario Pork donated $2,000 at the Premier's Ontario Public Service Spring Food Drive in Toronto yesterday, in support of the Daily Bread Food Bank

Canada Pork Visits Japan

Canada Pork Visits Japan

Erik Schwindt and Doug Ahrens of Ontario are joining 12 hog producers from other parts of Canada on a trade mission to try to sell more pork to Japan. The aim is to take full advantage of greater market...
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