News and Updates
October 31, 2014

2014 Dairy and Veal Healthy Calf Conference

The Healthy Calf Conference runs December 2 from 9 am to 3 pm at the Arden Park Hotel in Stratford, with remote locations in Northern Ontario to be determined, and December 4 from 9 am to 3 pm at the Maxville and District Sports Complex in Maxville. Registration fees are $80/person until November 7 and […]

October 31, 2014

World-Renowned Calf Expert to Speak in Ontario

A leading global expert on calf rearing is the keynote presenter at the 2014 Calf Care Conference. Dr. Alex Bach is a professor and Director of the Department of Ruminant Production at IRTA, a government research institute in Barcelona, Spain. His keynote address will focus on how dry cow management can impact calf health, but […]

October 29, 2014

Important Check-Off Increase

Effective November 1st, 2014 the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has approved the requested increase to the mandatory provincial check-off fee by $1.00. Check-off will be increased from $3.00 to $4.00. For more information please see Beef Farmers of Ontario’s Check-Off FAQ and our Check-Off page.

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