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Swine Health Ontario New Manager – Bethany Davidson-Eng

Swine Health Ontario New Manager – Bethany Davidson-Eng

Swine Health Ontario (SHO) is pleased to announce Bethany Davidson-Eng, Ph.D, P. Ag as the new Manager of Swine Health Ontario. SHO is a leadership team dedicated to ensuring the Ontario industry has a global competitive advantage through swine health excellence.
July 2, 2019 0 Comments
Canadian pork exports to China temporarily suspended by CFIA as a precaution

Canadian pork exports to China temporarily suspended by CFIA as a precaution

Canadian pork producers were informed today that China will no longer be accepting Canadian pork products due to concerns regarding the validity of an export certificate. As a result, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency has stopped issuing export certificates to China for all pork and beef products as of June 25, 2019. This halt in Canadian exports is not the result of a...
June 26, 2019 0 Comments
Farm property incursions are a risk to animals and families

Farm property incursions are a risk to animals and families

Livestock groups and other farm organizations in Ontario will continue to work with each other, police and government to support the rights of farmers to protect their property from illegal activities.
May 3, 2019 0 Comments
An Era of Change & Accountability

An Era of Change & Accountability

Ontario Pork is the first livestock commodity group in the province to commit to setting benchmarks in areas that measure economic performance, environmental stewardship, animal care, worker well-being, community ties and farm management. We're proud to say that Ontario’s pork producers are firmly committed to socially responsible practices achieved through education,...
April 2, 2019 0 Comments
Ontario Pork Producer Bill Wymenga receives the Brian Kennedy award from the Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement

Ontario Pork Producer Bill Wymenga receives the Brian Kennedy award from the Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement

Former Canadian Pork Council Director and Ontario producer Bill Wymenga was presented with the Brian Kennedy award by the Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement (CCSI) during the association’s annual general meeting in Ottawa last week. CCSI presents this award to recognize individuals who,...
July 10, 2018 0 Comments
Canadian Pork Council celebrates the conclusion of CPTPP trade negotiations

Canadian Pork Council celebrates the conclusion of CPTPP trade negotiations

The Canadian Pork Council (CPC) welcomed the news out of Japan this morning that an agreement has been reached on the Comprehensive and Progressive Transpacific Partnership (CPTPP) trade deal by all 11 members. The Canadian Pork Council wishes to thank Prime Minister Justin Trudeau,...
January 24, 2018 0 Comments

Ontario Pork Chair and Vice Chair Elected

GUELPH, ONTARIO (April 5, 2017) – The Ontario Pork Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Eric Schwindt of Waterloo Region was elected as Chair and John de Bruyn of Oxford county was elected as Vice...