As a publicly funded animal welfare enforcement model, this revamped system provides for increased accountability, transparency and oversight by the government.
The current federal government is showing some flexibility in enforcing new livestock transportation regulations.
Bacteria and nitrate are the most common health related contaminants in well water in Ontario.
Canadian farmers recently experienced a significant loss in realized net farm incomes, according to Statistics Canada.
A great opportunity to reflect on where we have been and look ahead to the opportunities and challenges for Ontario’s agri-food industry.
It can be easy to see nothing but dead leaves and the waste of last year’s crop that may have not gone as well as we had hoped.
Economically, we have seen much progress in the removal of red tape that has hindered Canadian farmers.
After a difficult growing season this year, many are turning their thoughts to hopes for the new year to come.
A tough year but some progress.
Ontario’s agri-food industry is a powerhouse and there is room to grow.