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On April 12, Wally Smith, president of Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC), joined a press conference organized by Les Producteurs de lait du Québec (PLQ) to express their dissatisfaction with the Canadian government on the lack of enforcement of Canadian cheese compositional standards.

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Nearly 500 Holstein enthusiasts joined many local members in Alberta as Holstein Canada’s National Holstein Convention and 133rd Annual General Meeting was held April 19-23 in Calgary, Edmonton and Banff.

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On April 19, Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) hosted an event to highlight Canadian dairy farmers’ long-standing commitment to high standards of care on their farms, through the public launch of the farmers’ sustainability initiative.

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Peter Gould, general manager, Dairy Farmers of Ontario (DFO), took a break from the DFO Spring Policy Conference to stop in at the PDO Triennial Symposium on March 23 in Toronto. His presentation focused on the six biggest policy factors affecting the Canadian dairy industry.

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Saputo Inc. announced on March 22 measures aimed at improving its operational efficiency. Saputo will close three of its facilities in Canada, in Sydney (Nova Scotia), Princeville (Québec) and Ottawa (Ontario).

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The extra cooking and baking during the holidays always brings an increased demand for butter, but this year butter stocks were already tight due to a growing call for butter in consumer diets.

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