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22 January 2022
View news from Canada Canadian vaccine mandate could worsen inflation, empty shelves
20% of cross-border truckers could be taken off the road...
21 January 2022
View news from Canada Canadian farm cash receipts break records in 2021
Rising input costs could hinder profits in 2022...
14 January 2022
View news from Canada Canadian meat consumption, demand declines
Lockdowns and foodservice closures curtail demand...
11 January 2022
10 January 2022
View news from Canada Canadian researchers working on new testing method for cattle-adapted Salmonella bacteria
A research team at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) is developing a more cost-effective method to detect a type of salmonella bacteria that’s difficult to diagnose and even more difficult to eradicate from dairy cattle herds....
03 January 2022
View news from Canada Canadian scientists aim to disrupt growth of M. bovis
A University of Saskatchewan (USask) research team is evaluating how a panel of drugs might affect Mycoplasma bovis — a bacterium that’s responsible for causing serious health issues among Canada’s cattle herds, writes Jessica Colby....
27 December 2021
View news from Canada Cow's digestive system influences human’s vitamin B12 intake
Milk is the main source of vitamin B12 consumption for Canadians. A glass of cow’s milk contains about 46% of the daily-recommended dietary intake of vitamin B12 for adults. But what factors influences the concentration of B12 in a glass of milk? Turns...
23 December 2021
View news from Canada Protein Industries Canada announces plant-based food partnership
The partnership aims to develop nutritionally and functionally superior plant-based food products and beverages...
20 December 2021
View news from Canada Case of atypical BSE identified in Canada
The older cow was located in Alberta ...
13 December 2021
View news from Canada Canada funds beef certification program
The voluntary certification program reviews food safety, animal care and environmental stewardship standards...
12 December 2021
View news from Canada Canada sets aside $8 million for agri-communication initiative
The aim is to connect consumers with farmers...
06 December 2021
View news from Canada Canadian Cargill workers accept offer, avert strike
The workers voted 71% to accept Cargill's offer...
02 December 2021
View news from Canada Canadian beef plant votes on Cargill offer ahead of strike
The plant processes up to 4,500 head of cattle per day...
22 November 2021
View news from Canada SaskTel brings Australian ag tech to Canada’s livestock industry
Smart Paddock offers advanced livestock monitoring and GPS tracking solutions...
21 November 2021
View news from Canada Canadian collaboration to develop high-quality meat alternatives
The partnership aims to create beef and pork alternatives that rival Wagyu beef...
16 November 2021
View news from Canada Ontario meat and poultry sector welcome government investment in processing
The $25-million investment will enhance processing capacity and food security...
15 November 2021
View news from Canada Canada: Ontario government invests $7 Million to improve meat processing capacity
The funding will improve food production and safety in Ontario...
28 September 2021
View news from Canada Canadian food companies get their first Animal Welfare Scorecard
Food companies across Canada have been ranked in the first Canada Animal Welfare Scorecard, in a new Mercy for Animals report. ...
06 September 2021
View news from Canada On-going drought could spell financial doom for North American ranchers
An in-depth report from Rod Nickel and Tom Polansek from Reuters illustrates the climate troubles facing American and Canadian cattle ranchers....
24 August 2021
View news from Canada Experts at BCRC respond to cattle rancher's drought questions
Canada's Beef Cattle Research Council recently hosted a webinar that allowed beef producers to ask drought-related questions to a panel of nutrition and animal health experts. ...
21 August 2021
View news from Canada Canada unveils new initiatives to support mental health for farming and rural communities
Canada hopes to improve its mental health supports for rural communities with three new initiatives. ...
17 August 2021
View news from Canada Canadian farmers can get federal support to reduce GHG emissions and improve climate resilience
Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, launched a call for proposals for the On-Farm Climate Action Fund, a new fund under Agricultural Climate Solutions....
16 August 2021
View news from Canada Canada moves to support cattle ranchers battling wildfires and droughts
Canada increases AgriRecovery funding to $500 million to support farmers facing extreme weather. ...
23 July 2021
View news from Canada Canada takes action to support drought-impacted farmers and ranchers
the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced concrete measures the Government of Canada is taking to deliver the necessary support and resources for producers in areas affected by extreme weather....
21 July 2021
View news from Canada Canada redoubles efforts for sustainable beef production
Alberta’s government and the beef sector are partnering to ensure Canada’s beef industry continues to grow sustainably and remains competitive....
15 July 2021
View news from Canada Farmer-owned biogas plant showcases Canada's push for clean agtech
Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, was on site at Coop Agri-Énergie Warwick, the first agricultural cooperative dedicated to the production of renewable energy in Quebec, to highlight an investment of up to $758,243,...
View news from Canada Saskatchewan launches new water protection scheme for cow-calf producers
The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan have announced a new beneficial management practice (BMP) for cow-calf producers under the Farm Stewardship Program....
13 July 2021
View news from Canada Canada's cattle exports hit near 15-year low, but imports are increasing
Canada's year-to-date cattle exports are at one of the lowest levels in 15 years, while imports increase...
 
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