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Avian Influenza in Ontario
April 07, 2015
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has announced that a third farm in southwestern Ontario has been infected with the H5 avian influenza (bird flu) virus. N type pending confirmation. This third infected premises is within the second Avian Influenza Control Zone in Ontario established earlier this week by CFIA to control the movement of animals, products and equipment within the zone to minimize disease spread.
Buy One, Give One this Spring
March 12, 2015
Regardless of whether you’re celebrating Easter, Passover or spring, most Canadians gather with family to mark this special time of year. However, there are many families in our communities that aren’t able to enjoy such a gathering, having nothing with which to make a special meal.
Update: Avian Influenza Status in British Columbia
December 16, 2014
Since December 1st, 11 farms in British Columbia’s Fraser Valley have experienced an H5N2 avian influenza outbreak. Three of those farms involved turkey flocks. Surveillance of all other poultry farms continues.
‘Tis the Season…. Buy One, Give One for the Holidays
December 01, 2014
At this time of year, many, but not all of us, are thinking about the holiday season and the delicious turkey meal we’ll enjoy with family and friends. Unfortunately, many residents of Canada aren’t able to look forward to such a gathering.
Buy One, Give One this Thanksgiving
September 09, 2014
September 9, 2014 (Mississauga, Ontario) – At this time of year, many, but not all, of us are thinking about our Thanksgiving feast and the delicious turkey meal we’ll enjoy with family and friends. Unfortunately, many residents of Canada aren’t able to look forward to such a gathering.
***IMPORTANT NOTICE / NOTIFICACIÓN IMPORTANTE***
August 22, 2014
It has come to our attention that fictitious job offers are being made by individuals, organizations and Internet sites that claim to be representing Turkey Farmers of Canada.