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Feb 09, 2018, 16:03 ET Dairy Farmers of Canada will participate in Front-of-Package consultations

OTTAWA, Feb. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada announced it is moving ahead with its Front of Pack Warning Labeling public consultation (Gazette 1). By exempting whole milk from this proposed...


Oct 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Canadian farmers continue to support amateur female athletes and help them achieve their goals

Through Fuelling Women Champions, Dairy Farmers of Canada announce 30 recipients for the expanded Champions Fund OTTAWA, Oct. 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Fuelling Women Champions announced the winners of ...


Oct 02, 2017, 11:00 ET Media advisory - Celebrating women's health - Travelling symposium hosted by Dairy Farmers of Canada explores important aspects related to nutrition and women's health

EDMONTON, Oct. 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Registered Dietitians across the country are invited by Dairy Farmers of Canada to attend their annual nutrition and health symposium. Leading scientific experts will...


Jul 17, 2017, 14:06 ET The story of the Crozier family and Cheslen Dairies

STURGEON COUNTY, AB, July 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is proud to present the book Dairy Farmers, Deeply Rooted for a Strong Future, which features, representing Alberta, the...


Jul 11, 2017, 08:53 ET The Porter Family - Resiliency and Perseverance in BC

CHEMAINUS, BC, July 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is proud to present the book Dairy Farmers, Deeply Rooted for a Strong Future, which features, representing British Columbia, the...


Jul 04, 2017, 09:03 ET The Ell Family - Dairy Trailblazers in Western Canada

KRONAU, SK, July 4, 2017 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is proud to present the book Dairy Farmers, Deeply Rooted for a Strong Future, which features, representing Saskatchewan, the Ell family ...


Jun 27, 2017, 05:55 ET Fuelling Women Champions expands grant program to support amateur female sport

Canada's dairy farmers accepting applications for the $150,000 fund OTTAWA, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Sports are integral to maintaining health and building confidence, however the vast majority of...


Apr 18, 2017, 10:06 ET The Burrows family - A love for dairy farming and for their Nova Scotia community

GREEN OAK, NS, April 18, 2017 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is proud to present the book Dairy Farmers, Deeply Rooted for a Strong Future, which features, representing Nova Scotia, the...


Apr 03, 2017, 13:08 ET The MacInnis Family-Dairy Farming on Prince Edward Island for Centuries

ST. PETER'S BAY, PE, April 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is proud to present the book Dairy Farmers, Deeply Rooted for a Strong Future, which features, representing Prince Edward...


Mar 27, 2017, 11:39 ET Celebrating Newfoundland and Labrador's dairy history

ST. JOHN'S, March 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is proud to present the book Dairy Farmers, Deeply Rooted for a Strong Future, which features, representing Newfoundland and Labrador, ...


Nov 29, 2016, 08:30 ET Female athletes get a $100K boost this holiday from Fuelling Women Champions

Canada's dairy farmers announce recipients of inaugural Champions Fund initiative OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - What started as a call to female athletes nation-wide, seeking stories of perseverance...


Nov 15, 2016, 12:38 ET Recipes For Success: Milk Calendar Celebrates 40 Years of Wholesome Goodness

2017 Milk Calendar Celebrates Canada's 150th Anniversary with a "How Far We've Come" Look Back at Family Favourite Recipes MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - For four decades, Milk Calendar...


Nov 14, 2016, 08:30 ET Do You Know Enough About the "silent thief''?

Survey results reveal Canadians' misconceptions about osteoporosis MONTREAL, Nov. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - A recent Ipsos survey1 of Canadians has found that when it comes to osteoporosis, an overwhelming...


Nov 07, 2016, 08:30 ET Top researchers tackle emerging "dietary patterns"

National nutrition symposia explores some dietary patterns, including the role of dairy products in a healthy diet. VANCOUVER, Nov. 7, 2016 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) are happy to welcome...


Sep 28, 2016, 08:30 ET Elementary students celebrate on World School Milk Day

2017 heralds a major milk milestone, as milk in Ontario schools celebrates 30 years! MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 28, 2016 /CNW/ - Today marks World School Milk Day, an annual event that shines a light on...


Jul 24, 2013, 11:42 ET Quebec's Sylvain Laquerre Farm Wins the Dairy Farm Sustainability Award

"The environment is important, because we want there to still be farmers seven generations from now!" - Sylvain Laquerre. TORONTO, July 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, Sylvain Laquerre, Noëlline Dusablon and ...


Jul 23, 2013, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Dairy Farmers of Canada's Annual General Meeting/

OTTAWA, July 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is advising the media that it is holding its Annual General Meeting at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto (Ontario), on July 23 and...


Jul 19, 2013, 10:53 ET Media Advisory - Dairy Farmers of Canada's Annual General Meeting

OTTAWA, July 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is advising the media that it is holding its Annual General Meeting at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto (Ontario), on July 23 and...


Apr 18, 2013, 23:00 ET Free Video B-Roll Available Via CNW - Canadian Cheese Grand Prix Grand Champion to be Crowned

TORONTO, April 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY: On April 18th, Dairy Farmers of Canada will announce the Grand Champion from the 8th...


Apr 17, 2013, 07:00 ET Free Video B-roll Available Via CNW - Canadian Cheese Grand Prix Grand Champion to be Crowned

TORONTO, April 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The following B-Roll is available by Video On-Demand web download: STORY SUMMARY: On April 18th, Dairy Farmers of Canada will announce the Grand Champion from the 8th...