Wednesday, July 6, 2022
More wheat and corn planted in Canada this year compared to 2021
Farmers in Canada have planted more acres of wheat, corn, lentils and oats this year compared to 2021 levels, while planting less canola, barley, soybeans and dry peas, according to a Statistics Canada survey released on July 5.
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
British Columbia, Canada salmon association open to consultation concerning industry's future
A formal consultation process for the future of the salmon farming industry in British Columbia, Canada, is welcome after years of "ad hoc" discussions over Ottawa's pledge to end open-net salmon aquaculture, Ruth Salmon, the exec ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Canada's National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease recognised as lab to address ASF
The World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH) officially recognised the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) National Centre for Foreign Animal Disease (NCFAD) in Winnipeg, Canada, as a WOAH Reference Laboratory to address African swi ...
Monday, June 27, 2022
Aquaculture industry players in Canada welcome government's renewal of salmon farm licenses
The Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance (CAIA) and the BC Salmon Farmers Association (BCSFA) believe that the Canadian federal government's decision to renew the licenses of salmon farms in British Columbia and establish a process for th ...
Friday, June 24, 2022
Aquaculture facilities in British Columbia, Canada, get two-year license renewal
Canada's Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) has announced a two-year renewal of licenses for marine finfish aquaculture facilities outside the Discovery Islands in British Columbia, Canada.
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Canada approves two new pork exporters from Brazil
ABPA, the Brazilian meat lobby representing poultry and pork processors, said Canada has approved the exports of pork products from two new Brazilian meat plants into the country, Nasdaq reported.
Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Farm Credit Canada to provide incentive for certified beef producers
Farm Credit Canada (FCC) is providing an incentive to attract and recognise Canadian beef producers certified for standards set by the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB).
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Atlantic Canada to host GSA's GOAL 2023 conference
Atlantic Canada will host the 22nd edition of the GOAL conference in the fall of 2023, the Global Seafood Alliance (GSA) announced on May 18.
Friday, May 20, 2022
US slams Canada's decision to maintain restrictions on American dairy imports
Katherine Tai, the US Trade Representative, has slammed Canada's decision to maintain restrictions on American dairy imports, adding that the US is exploring "next actions" in the coming days, AFP reported.
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Sask Pork receives funding to study antibiotic use on hog farms in Saskatchewan, Canada
Canada's Sask Pork will receive $150,000 from the Agriculture Development Fund over three years to evaluate antibiotic use on hog farms in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Canada's cattle, calf numbers down 0.5% in January
Canada's cattle inventories continued to contract at the start of 2022.
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Canada avails funds for three-year project to improve emergency management of livestock industry
Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced an investment of over $3 million for two projects to enhance emergency management, develop risk assessments and strategies to mitigate disease outbreaks.
Thursday, May 12, 2022
Canada to assist Ukraine export stored grains
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the country will assist Ukraine to find options on exporting close to 25 million tonnes of stored grains stuck in the country because of infrastructure issues and blocked Black Sea ports following ...
Monday, May 9, 2022
Poultry farmers in Canada concerned over bird flu
Poultry farmers in Canada are concerned over the highly pathogenic strain of H5N1 avian influenza spreading among wild and domestic birds in North America, The Associated Press reported.
Monday, May 9, 2022
Preparations underway for WAS North America & Aquaculture Canada 2022 trade show
Preparations are ramping up for the WAS North America & Aquaculture Canada 2022 conference and trade show – the first joint World Aquaculture Society (WAS), Aquaculture Association of Canada (AAC) and NL Aquaculture Industry Assoc ...

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