OTTAWA, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 200 dairy farmers from across the country will gather for two days in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, with the aim of continuing to move the dairy industry forward. This year's theme, Opportunities for Success, sets the stage for important discussions on how dairy farmers will collectively address issues affecting the future of the dairy industry.
The annual general meeting's program will feature presentations from industry experts on topics such as global market drivers and the dairy value chain, as well as the evolution of the Blue Cow logo initiative. The final agenda will be available shortly.
- July 16th: 8:00 am – 4:50 pm
- July 17th: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
- Pierre Lampron, President, Dairy Farmers of Canada
- Christophe Lafougère, Managing Director, GIRA Consultancy and Research
- Michael Aucoin, President, Operations Canada, Agropur
- Kevin Marsh, Dairy Category Manager, Federated Co-operatives Limited
- Others to be confirmed
Delta Bessborough Hotel – Adam Ballroom
601 Spadina Crescent East
ABOUT DAIRY FARMERS OF CANADA
Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is the national policy, lobbying and promotional organization representing Canada's farmers. DFC strives to create stable conditions for the Canadian dairy sector, today and in the future. It works to maintain policies that foster the viability of Canadian dairy farming and promote dairy products and their health benefits.
SOURCE Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC)
For further information: Michel Hachey, Assistant Director, Communications, [email protected], 613 236-9997 ext. 2791