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Ontario Pork Producer Bill Wymenga receives the Brian Kennedy award from the Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement

Ontario Pork Producer Bill Wymenga receives the Brian Kennedy award from the Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement

Former Canadian Pork Council Director and Ontario producer Bill Wymenga was presented with the Brian Kennedy award by the Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement (CCSI) during the association’s annual general meeting in Ottawa last week. CCSI presents this award to recognize individuals who, through their involvement in scientific research, program development or...
July 10, 2018 0 Comments
Hog industry applauds new investment in research

Hog industry applauds new investment in research

Over the next 5 years, up to $18.5 million dollars will be invested by the federal government and industry partners in research to further the development of the Canadian pork industry. Swine Innovation Porc and the Canadian Pork Council (CPC) welcomed Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food (AAFC), Lawrence MacAulay’s announcement this morning, highlighting that up to...
July 5, 2018 0 Comments
Brent Robinson Re-elected Chair of CCSI

Brent Robinson Re-elected Chair of CCSI

The Canadian Centre for Swine Improvement (CCSI) held their annual general meeting in Ottawa, Ontario on July 5, 2018. A new Executive Committee was elected, with Brent Robinson appointed to a second term as Chair of CCSI. 
July 5, 2018 0 Comments
Launch of CTV Fields to Forks video

Launch of CTV Fields to Forks video

CTV’s Fields to Forks campaign shines a spotlight this summer on Ontario’s dynamic pork community. Sponsored by Ontario Pork Congress (OPC) and Ontario Pork to celebrate the 45th anniversary of OPC, the video highlights a global industry that reaches far beyond the farm.
June 4, 2018 0 Comments
2018-19 Leadership Training

2018-19 Leadership Training

Leadership Training Program Highlights: Designed for aspiring pork producers who are looking for insights, knowledge and tools to become more effective leaders and advance themselves in their leadership journey. Provides rich context to develop the skills and knowledge required to...
May 30, 2018 0 Comments
Temperature is Everything Thermometer Contest

Temperature is Everything Thermometer Contest

Cooking perfect pork requires the right tools.  As part of our Temperature is Everything campaign, we are giving away 55 commercial-grade, digital meat thermometers via a social media contest. 

May 18, 2018 0 Comments

Grow Ontario Together Videos

Grow Ontario Together is a collaboration of agriculture organizations that recognize the need to work together – with each other, with the public, with environmentalists, with municipalities, concerned...
Thanks to Teresa

Thanks to Teresa

CPC Chair Rick Bergmann thanked 2017 outgoing CPC director Teresa Van Raay for all her hard work and leadership during her term on the Canadian Pork Council’s Board of Directors. Teresa remains involved at...
Pork industry says 'thank you' to visionary volunteer, Bob Hunsberger

Pork industry says 'thank you' to visionary volunteer, Bob Hunsberger

The Ontario Pork Industry Council singled out Bob Hunsberger for special recognition for his volunteer contributions to the swine industry, here at its annual general meeting. “It would be no exaggeration to...
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