Another undercover video of farm animal abuse – this time on a BC dairy farm – means another black eye for farmers in the media.
Those of us in farming know these terrible incidents are by far the exception and not the norm – but the many millions who see or read the bad […]
The strength of the local food movement and the potential of an untapped urban market keen to buy high quality beef direct from farmers are behind a new marketing initiative underway by Beef Farmers of Ontario.
Farm to City Marketing is based on the popular community-supported agriculture (CSA) model that has been successful for vegetable […]
They’re young, they’re educated and they’re passionate about their future as veal farmers in Ontario.
Tom Oudshoorn and his brother Paul raise about 2,000 grain-fed veal calves on their home farm in the Auburn area near Goderich and on a second farm near Kincardine, where Paul now lives.
Many of Ontario’s species at risk – such as grassland birds – make their homes in farmers’ fields.
In honour of Earth Day this week, here’s a glimpse at a program that lets rural landowners do their part to protect those species.
Attempts to protect habitats for grassland birds can be a hard sell […]
More beef check-off dollars are going into social media than ever before – and it’s proven to be a very effective strategy for boosting consumer awareness and driving loyalty to Canadian beef.
That’s according to Heather Travis, Canada Beef’s Director of Public Relations and Marketing Communications, who’s been a long time champion of social media […]