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Oct 03, 2017, 07:30 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 TORONTO, Oct. 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Registered Dietitians across the country are...


Sep 07, 2017, 14:00 ET New Milestone in Dairy Farmers' Sustainability Story

OTTAWA, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - On Friday, September 1, 2017, the next phase of Canadian dairy's sustainability initiative, officially began. Dairy farmers are required to keep additional records about ...


Nov 01, 2016, 07:05 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Alert - Dairy Farmers of Canada to unveil its new organizational logo/

OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2016 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) Executive Director Caroline Emond and President Wally Smith will hold a press conference and media availability as they unveil the new...


Oct 31, 2016, 10:00 ET Media Alert - Dairy Farmers of Canada to unveil its new organizational logo

OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2016 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) Executive Director Caroline Emond and President Wally Smith will hold a press conference and media availability as they unveil the new...


Jun 02, 2016, 13:15 ET Canadian milk matters-thousands of dairy farmers from across Canada gather for rally on Parliament Hill

OTTAWA, June 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, thousands of dairy farmers and supporters came together for a rally on Parliament Hill to highlight the critical importance of supply management in Canada. This...


Jun 01, 2016, 10:30 ET Dairy Farmers of Canada Celebrates World Milk Day

OTTAWA, June 1, 2016 /CNW/ - To highlight World Milk Day, Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) President Wally Smith, and DFC Executive Director Caroline Emond, today hosted a press conference to emphasize...


Jun 01, 2016, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Dairy Farmers of Canada to hold media availability on World Milk Day/

OTTAWA, May 31, 2016 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) President Wally Smith, along with Caroline Emond, Executive Director of DFC, will be available to speak to media on World Milk Day regarding ...


May 31, 2016, 13:07 ET Fuelling Women Champions unveils $100K grant program for female amateur sport

Canada's dairy farmers empower female athletes with funds to achieve sports excellence OTTAWA, May 31, 2016 /CNW/ - Sports play a vital role in a healthy lifestyle, yet due to complex societal...


May 31, 2016, 10:58 ET Media Advisory - Dairy Farmers of Canada to hold media availability on World Milk Day

OTTAWA, May 31, 2016 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) President Wally Smith, along with Caroline Emond, Executive Director of DFC, will be available to speak to media on World Milk Day regarding ...


Apr 19, 2016, 11:30 ET Dairy Farmers of Canada publicly launches its sustainability initiative

OTTAWA, April 19, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) hosted an event to highlight Canadian dairy farmers' long standing commitment to high standards of care on their farms, through the ...


Apr 12, 2016, 12:05 ET Canadian dairy farmers stand united on diafiltered milk and the enforcement of Canada's cheese standards

MONTREAL, April 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Today Wally Smith, President of Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC), joined a press conference organized by Les Producteurs de lait du Québec (PLQ) to express their...


Mar 07, 2016, 10:30 ET Why are 84% of Canadian women missing out on the benefits of sports?

New study finds severe gender inequality for Canadian women in sport OTTAWA, March 7, 2016 /CNW/ - Canada may be a sport-loving nation, but when it comes to access to sport for Canadian women, it has ...


Oct 05, 2015, 10:40 ET Trans-Pacific Partnership to impact Canadian dairy farmers

OTTAWA, Oct. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) has been informed that the final agreement of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) includes market access concessions on dairy products. Some ...


Sep 30, 2015, 17:42 ET Farmers Continue to Fight False Information about Supply Management

OTTAWA, Sept. 30, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadian farmers have endured a long-running and concerted attack on the system that brings Canadians the dairy, poultry and egg products they trust. As the pressure...


Sep 29, 2015, 11:26 ET Dairy Farmers of Canada in Atlanta during Final Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations

OTTAWA, Sept. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) representatives are in Atlanta this week to defend the interests of Canadian dairy farmers during the final push in the Trans-Pacific...


Jul 29, 2015, 15:52 ET Majority of Canadians want their milk to be produced in Canada

New poll commissioned by Dairy Farmers of Canada shows Canadians are passionate about Canadian milk OTTAWA, July 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Canadians sent a loud and clear message to their politicians in a...


Jul 29, 2015, 14:25 ET Farmers Fight False Information about Supply Management

OTTAWA, July 29, 2015 /CNW/ - For months, Canadian farmers have endured a concerted attack on the system that brings Canadians the dairy, poultry and egg products they trust. As the pressure to...


Jul 16, 2015, 14:13 ET Dairy Farmers of Canada's AGM draws to a close with continued unity and strength for Canada's dairy industry

VANCOUVER, July 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Dairy farmer delegates from across the country converged in Vancouver, British Columbia on July 14th and 15th for Dairy Farmers of Canada's (DFC) annual general...


Jul 16, 2015, 10:42 ET Ferme Bois Mou 2001 inc. wins the fourth Dairy Farm Sustainability Award

VANCOUVER, July 16, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) President Wally Smith presented the Dairy Farm Sustainability Award to Mario Lefebvre and Denise Joyal from Ferme Bois Mou 2001...


Jul 13, 2015, 08:00 ET Media Alert - Dairy Farmers of Canada's Annual General Meeting

OTTAWA, July 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Dairy farmer delegates from across the country will converge for Dairy Farmers of Canada's (DFC) annual general meeting from July 14th to the 15th in Vancouver, British...


Jun 11, 2015, 10:53 ET Dairy Farmers of Canada announces the 2015 Dairy Farm Sustainability Award Finalists

OTTAWA, June 11, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) is proud to announce Perryhill Farm's Dwayne and Becky Perry (New Brunswick), Ferme Bois Mou's Mario Lefebvre and Denise Joyal...


May 28, 2015, 13:16 ET The 'Milkle-Down Effect' delivers benefits across Canada

OTTAWA, May 28, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada officially launched a public relations campaign today to begin a conversation with Canadians and generate support for Canadian dairy...


May 06, 2015, 13:52 ET Study highlights the growth, impact and importance of the Canadian dairy sector

The dairy industry provides healthy economic activity in Canada OTTAWA, May 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) released the complete study today which affirms the significance of the...


Apr 07, 2015, 14:31 ET New Multi-Year Women-in-Sport Strategy Launched Today

Minister Raitt, a Host of Canada's Most-Celebrated Women Athletes, Women's National Teams, and Leading Sports Organizations Join Canada's Dairy Farmers in Fuelling Women Champions TORONTO, April 7,...


Apr 07, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Multi-Year Canadian Women-in-Sport Strategy to be Unveiled/

Minister Raitt, Four of Canada's Most-Celebrated Female Athletes, CAAWS and Several Sports Organizations Join Canada's Dairy Farmers to Fuel Women Champions across Canada TORONTO, April 6, 2015 /CNW/ ...