Monday, April 29, 2024
Olymel plans to shut down poultry, pork production plant in Quebec, Canada
Canadian poultry and pork processor and distributor Olymel LP said it plans to close its Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu plant in Quebec, Canada.
Monday, February 26, 2024
Canada invests US$7.8 million in swine research to enhance pork sector
Marie-Claude Bibeau, Canada's Minister of National Revenue, announced a significant investment of up to CAD 10.6 million (US$7.8 million) to Swine Innovation Porc (SIP) through the AgriScience Programme – Clusters Component, Governmen ...
Tuesday, January 30, 2024
Hamlet Protein unveiled latest swine nutrition research at Banff Pork Seminar in Alberta, Canada
Hamlet Protein this month presented its latest insights and research on swine nutrition at the Banff Pork Seminar in Alberta, Canada.
Monday, August 7, 2023
Canada invests about US$747,000 to strengthen pork industry against African swine fever threat
The Government of Canada has announced a significant investment of CAD 944,340 (~US$706,000; CAD 1 = US$0.75) in the Manitoba Pork Council through the African Swine Fever Industry Preparedness Programme (ASFIPP), aimed at enhancing Canada's ...
Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Canada's cattle, pork industry players upset over admission of UK to CPTPP
The Canadian Meat Council (CMC), Canadian Cattle Association (CCA) and the Canadian Pork Council (CPC) expressed deep disappointment on July 15 after the announcement of the agreement made by Canada's Minister of Trade to grant the United K ...
Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Canada's pork, beef and poultry products now permitted to access Guatemala
Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, announced on April 28 that the country has regained market access to Guatemala for Canadian pork, beef and poultry products.
Saturday, February 4, 2023
Olymel to close two pork plants in Canada
Canadian Pork group Olymel is closing two of its pork-processing factories in Blainville and Laval, both close to Montreal city, as part of its reorganisation plan, Just Food reported.
Monday, November 21, 2022
Olymel announces definitive closure of St-Hyacinthe, Canada pork processing plant
Olymel's management has announced the closure of its pork processing plant located on St-Jacques street in St-Hyacinthe, Canada.
Monday, November 21, 2022
New programme to support Canada's pork industry in preparing for ASF possibility
Canada has launched a $23.4 million programme designed to help the domestic pork industry prepare for the possibility of African swine fever (ASF) entering the country.
Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Manitoba Pork commends Canada's investment to prevent African swine fever
Manitoba Pork has commended Canada's federal government's announcement of a new CAD 45.3 million (~US$34.5 million; CAD 1 = US$0.76) investment to help prevent and prepare for a potential outbreak of African swine fever (ASF), Portage Onlin ...
Monday, August 29, 2022
Canada provides $45 million funding to support pork industry in fighting ASF
Canada is investing $45 million to help its pork industry deal with a potential outbreak of African swine fever (ASF).
Friday, July 15, 2022
BRF to export pork to Canada
Major Brazilian meatpacker BRF SA unit in Santa Catarina state has been approved to export fresh pork and frozen pork cuts to Canada, Nasdaq reported.
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.
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, March 15, 2022
Canada approves beef and pork imports from Brazil
Canada has approved the import of beef and pork from Brazil, which was stopped previously because of health concerns, Reuters.

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