Industry News

New Savour Ontario summer campaign

July 22, 2021

Dairy Farmers of Ontario’s culinary brand, Savour Ontario, is proud to present our summer campaign, Savour Ontario Outdoors. This campaign will remind consumers of the abundance in Ontario - from the agricultural bounty and exquisite dairy made right in our own backyard to its world-class craft and culinary richness. All to be enjoyed in the great outdoors.

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Celebrating the best milk quality Ontario has ever produced

July 19, 2021

Measuring somatic cell count (SCC) is one of the tools the industry uses to gauge animal health and milk quality. That’s why we’re excited to announce the weighted SCC average for Ontario in May was 160,000 cells/mL—truly a record achievement!

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Updates to DFO’s Quota and Milk Transportation Policies book

July 15, 2021

At DFO’s June 2021 board meeting, the board approved changes to the Quota and Milk Transportation Policies book, effective July 1, 2021. The changes relate to:
Producers wanting to sell their quota; Producers who cease shipping milk for a period and wish to recommence.

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All updates are documented at the back of the English policy book. Updated policy books are posted on the industry site under Programs & Policies in the left navigation. read article