News and Updates

Memorandum of Agreement signed between OVA and OSPC

The Ontario Veal Association (OVA) and the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to work together when investigating complaints about animal welfare on veal farms, on behalf of all their producers.

OASC Holds Second RAISE THE CAP for Risk Management Program (RMP) Event

Members of the Ontario Agriculture Sustainability Coalition (OASC) held their second Raise the Cap for RMP event last night in eastern Ontario at Hoards Station Sale Barn in Campbellford.

Factsheet: Salmonella Dublin

A new threat has been found in Ontario – recent tests have revealed Salmonella Dublin in a veal calf operation. This bacteria can cause massive devastation to a herd and is transmissible to humans as well as other species. Frequently, this bacteria is antibiotic-resistant, making heightened biosecurity measures crucial to maintain herd health status. Producers […]

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