2017 Harvest

2017 Harvest

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Ontario Pork recovers its marketing powers

Better Farming is reporting that the Ontario Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Tribunal has reinstated Ontario Regulation 419, which required producers to sell hogs through a marketing board and required the board to review all buy and sell contracts between producers and processors. The Ontario Farm Products Marketing Commission had stripped these powers from Ontario Pork in 2008.

Read the Better Farming story at:
http://www.betterfarming.com/online-news/ontario-pork-gets-marketing-powers-back-2754

As soon as I can locate the Tribunal decision, I'll post it.