The weekly count of confirmed PED sites in Ontario is now up to 47.
Ontario Pork officials say they’re keeping a close eye on the Quality Meat Packers situation.
Quality Meat Packers in Toronto has filed for creditor protection.
The Chair of Ontario Pork says the PED situation could help lead to a long-term health strategy for her industry.
Exhibitor feedback has led to some changes at this year’s Chesley Agri-Fair.
U-S farmers say they intend to plant their smallest corn crop since 2010.
U-S hog numbers are down – but not by as much as some had predicted.
Ontario’s PED count is now up to 40 with the latest Bruce and Lambton County confirmations.
Scoitabank says stronger hog and cattle prices pushed up it’s agricultural commodity index in February.
The Canadian Pork Council says the industry’s goal should be the elimination of PED in this country.