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Hot weather transport

Hot weather transport

With warmer weather here, Ontario Pork would like to remind producers and transporters of warm weather protocols for pig transport. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) enforces load density based on the Transportation Code of Practice for Livestock which states load density must be reduced in hot and humid weather.

May 17, 2021 0 Comments
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 new requirements will be phased in beginning February 20, 2020. The new regulations are more detailed with respect to animal needs and specify intervals for...
February 20, 2020 0 Comments
Ontario Pork Annual General Meeting

Ontario Pork Annual General Meeting

March 19-20, 2019 at the Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre, Guelph. 

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3/19/2019 - 3/20/2019 0 Comments
Pig Mobile at the International Plowing Match

Pig Mobile at the International Plowing Match

The International Plowing Match and Rural Expo is open! Come find the Ontario Pork Pig Mobile in the education tent and take a #pigselfie just like Brooklyn, the 2017-2018 Princess of the Furrow. 

9/18/2018 - 9/22/2018 0 Comments
2018 Shakespeare Swine Seminar

2018 Shakespeare Swine Seminar

The annual Shakespeare Swine Seminar for producers and allied industry personnel will be held at the Stratford Festival Inn on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 in Stratford, Ontario. Please note the change of location. The meeting is sponsored by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural...
9/19/2018 3:30 PM - 8:30 PM 0 Comments
Local producer association meetings

Local producer association meetings

In the upcoming weeks, local producer association meetings will be held across the province. Please click here to see a list of all the meetings listed by association.

January 10, 2020 0 Comments
Ontario pork farmers welcome proposed trespassing legislation

Ontario pork farmers welcome proposed trespassing legislation

GUELPH, ON – Dec. 4, 2019 – Monday’s announcement regarding the proposed Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2019, was welcomed by Ontario Pork members and their partners in...
Ontario Introduces Legislation to Protect Ontario's Farmers, Farm Animals and Food Supply

Ontario Introduces Legislation to Protect Ontario's Farmers, Farm Animals and Food Supply

Later today, Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, will introduce legislation entitled, Security From Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2019 in the Ontario Legislature....
Taste of Ontario for provincial, territorial leaders

Taste of Ontario for provincial, territorial leaders

Ontario Pork was pleased to take part in Premier Doug Ford's Taste of Ontario reception for Canada's provincial premiers and territorial leaders, held in Mississauga on Sunday.
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