The Ontario Federation of Agriculture is asking other groups to support grower choice in how farmers market commodities; NFU–O coordinator calls Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission move to quash OPVG organization “a very low blow.”
That’s one of the questions being asked during an Ontario environment ministry review of the province’s Environmental Bill of Rights. Farm groups plan submissions to the review.
The Canadian Sheep Federation plans to persuade Ontario to remain in the national organization; meanwhile, another provincial association announces plans to withdraw
New Mercy for Animals undercover video at an Ontario farm comes as national industry unveils proposed new treatment standards
Last week, the Canadian Dairy Commission announced a boost in butter and skim milk powder support prices
Ontario’s processing vegetable growers board wants to know why the Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission wants to do away with the board and its powers. Obtaining a response may take a while: the Commission’s chair is on holidays
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