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Feed Ontario honours Ontario Pork with Paul Mistele Memorial Award

Feed Ontario honours Ontario Pork with Paul Mistele Memorial Award

November 16, 2020 - Feed Ontario has selected Ontario Pork as the recipient of the Paul Mistele Memorial Award for 2020. The award, presented to Ontario Pork by Feed Ontario's Executive Director Carolyn Stewart Saturday, November 14 at Farm and Food Care's virtual Harvest Gala, is in recognition of contributions and support from across the pork sector, including...
November 16, 2020 0 Comments
New Pork Promotion and Research Agency

New Pork Promotion and Research Agency

November 5, 2020 - Ottawa, Ontario - The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, today announced the creation of the Canadian Pork Promotion and Research Agency (PRA), while at the annual general meeting of Les Éleveurs de porcs du Québec. The PRA will support the competitiveness and sustainability of the pork sector by enabling the...
November 5, 2020 0 Comments
Immediate proclamation of key sections of new trespass and food safety act

Immediate proclamation of key sections of new trespass and food safety act

In order to keep people safe, the Ontario government is making it an offence to stop, obstruct, hinder or otherwise interfere with a motor vehicle transporting farm animals. Today, the province proclaimed Section 6(1) and three other related sections of Bill 156, the Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2020. These proclamations will ensure the safety...
August 31, 2020 0 Comments
Pork donation provides protein for more than 200,000 meals

Pork donation provides protein for more than 200,000 meals

More than 200,000 servings of fresh ground pork will help feed Ontario families in need this year thanks to a grassroots fundraising initiative supported by hog farmers and their industry partners.

July 14, 2020 0 Comments
Ontario pork producers give back to front-line workers at Conestoga processing plant

Ontario pork producers give back to front-line workers at Conestoga processing plant

GUELPH, ONTARIO (June 29, 2020) – Front-line workers at the Conestoga Meats processing plant in Breslau, ON were treated to lunch on June 25 and 26 as a token of appreciation from Ontario's pork farmers.

June 29, 2020 0 Comments
2020 Social Responsibility Report Survey

2020 Social Responsibility Report Survey

Emails with the survey link have been sent. Look for subject lines containing: "Social Responsibility Report Survey" If you did not receive the email or prefer another method of taking the survey, please reach out to communications@ontariopork.on.ca
June 25, 2020 0 Comments
New legislation protects farms and food safety

New legislation protects farms and food safety

June 17, 2020 — Ontario farm families depend on the safety and security of their farms to raise livestock, and grow and produce food to maintain a strong, reliable food supply. That’s why...
Ontario Pork AGM – Postponed until further notice

Ontario Pork AGM – Postponed until further notice

March 13, 2020 – GUELPH – In light of ongoing concerns related to COVID-19 coronavirus, Ontario Pork has made the decision to postpone its annual general meeting, scheduled for March 24 and 25, 2020 in...
New transport regulations

New transport regulations

Under the Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s (CFIA’s) Health of Animals Regulations (Part XII), Canada’s livestock industry will see changes to its Transportation of Animals requirements. The...
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