Canadian Pork Council (CPC)
The Canadian Pork Council (CPC) serves as the national voice for hog producers in Canada. It represents nine provincial pork industry associations and approximately 7,020 hog farms, producing around 25.52 million animals a year and generating $13.1 billion in economic activity.
Click here for CPC’s 2016 organizational chart with staff names and contact information.
Read more about CPC here on their website.
Click on this link to read the CPC Annual Report, Winter 2015-16.
PigTrace Canada is an industry led, live animal traceability initiative, sponsored by CPC and designed to ensure protection, prosperity and peace of mind for the Canadian pork industry and its customers. Click here to visit the PigTrace Canada website.
Canadian Pork Excellence: by producers, for producers
In keeping with its commitment to continuous improvement of on-farm programs, the Canadian Pork Council (CPC) is launching the Canadian Pork Excellence (CPE) platform, based on revised versions of the Canadian Quality Assurance (CQA) and Animal Care Assessment (ACA) Programs. Click here to read more about CPE.
Chop Talk – Issue #3-2017Feb 15th, 2017
In this issue of Chop Talk: UM Animal Science Dept: Changes at the helm; CWSHIN 4th quarter 2016 report; Canadian Pork Excellence (CPE) being piloted on farms; Manure nutrients: Could gravity provide the answer? Starting or expanding a pig farm: …
News and EventsManitoba pork producers welcome updated building code
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
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Monday, December 12, 2016
Due to the ongoing risks associated with Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea and Seneca Virus A, the Manitoba Chief Veterinarian would like to remind animal transporters to use proper biosecurity practices when delivering animals to high traffic sites. This is a critical …Manitoba pork producers welcome CETA signing
Monday, October 31, 2016
On behalf of Manitoba pork producers, Manitoba Pork Chair George Matheson welcomes the signing of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) in Brussels on Sunday, October 30, 2016. The 28-country European Union (EU), with a population of …