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Fertilizer Use

Ontario Pork’s responds to the CFIA consultation on the proposed implementation of a per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) standard for municipal biosolids imported or sold in Canada as commercial fertilizers

Pork producers are vigilant when it comes to applying nutrients to our soil. Most producers follow a Nutrient Management Plan which strictly informs in what way, where, and how much nutrient can be applied. We would welcome the availability of another source of nutrients, but need to be assured that anything we apply to our land is safe. 

Read more by downloading Ontario Pork’s submission, found below. 

Last updated February 8, 2024


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For more information, please contact Rachelle Wood, Sr. Policy Advisor. [email protected], 519-767-4600 Ext. 1202