Ontario Agriculture

The network for agriculture in Ontario, Canada

Rocky
  • Canada
Share on Facebook MySpace
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (4)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Rocky's Discussions

tobacco farmers take advantage
1 Reply

http://www.lfpress.com/news/london/2010/02/16/12895161.htmlbefore long they'll be asking for another 300m saying they can't…Continue

Tags: tobacco

Started this discussion. Last reply by rein minnema Feb 17, 2010.

Supply Management for Pigs
12 Replies

Here's a story from CFCO radio in Chatham...Hog producers who had been hoping for a supply managed system, similar to the dairy and egg boards may be disappointed with a study out of Ridgetown.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by pigsrgr8 Nov 18, 2009.

mcguinty laughs at pig farmers
1 Reply

from cbc - Seven pink piglets in a makeshift pigpen were left outside Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty's constituency office on Kilborn Avenue in Ottawa Tuesday morning.The plywood pen, which…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by pigsrgr8 Aug 30, 2009.

 

Rocky's Page

Profile Information

How are you involved in agriculture?
Farm Crops

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Ontario Agriculture to add comments!

Join Ontario Agriculture

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Agriculture Headlines from Farms.com Canada East News - click on title for full story

Judge Denies Restraining Order in Labor Dispute Involving Tennessee Pork Company

A federal judge has denied the U.S. Department of Labor’s request for a temporary restraining order against Tosh Farms, a pork company based in Henry, Tennessee, accused of retaliating against employees who questioned their pay.

Swaggerty’s Farm Expands Tennessee Plant to Double Production Capacity

Swaggerty’s Farm, a family-owned pork sausage maker, is set to expand its production capacity for the second time in four years at its headquarters in eastern Tennessee. The company announced plans to construct a 50,000-square-foot facility that will significantly boost output.

USDA awards $22.2 million to protect animal health

The US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is awarding more than $22.2 million to enhance prevention, preparedness, early detection, and rapid response to the most damaging diseases that threaten US livestock, according to a recent government-issued press release. 

Lean hog futures close mixed - CME

Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) live cattle futures ended mixed on Friday, amid growing uncertainty over packer interest after the US Memorial Day holiday weekend, Reuters reported, citing traders.

Small-scale swine disease surveillance project launched in Alberta, Canada

“This project is very similar to the Small Flock Disease Investigation Program but is designed to target swine producers, both small-scale domestic and wild boar producers, who have 10 sows or fewer, or who market 100 pigs or fewer per year,”

© 2024   Created by Darren Marsland.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service