Think Twice – Treat
As veterinarians and producers, we are fortunate to
have a wide variety of effective antibiotics in our medicine
cabinet to treat the majority of ailments that affect our
Fund Announced for Ontario Corn-Fed Beef
Achieving Top Pasture
In late March, The Premier, The Honourable Kathleen Wynne
paid a visit to Conlin Farms south of Centralia to announce a
new industry led risk management fund for Ontario Corn-Fed Beef.
Mike Conlin, a director on the board of the Ontario Cattle
Feeders’ Association (OCFA) finishes 4,500 head of cattle per
year, along with his parents, uncle and wife Jen.
This was the aspirations of OCA’s recent pilot program.
Developed in partnership with the Rural Ontario Institute (ROI),
the program objective was to provide potential industry leaders
with the confidence to excel as ambassadors for agriculture and
the beef industry in Ontario.