News Food & Beverage Economy General
December 10, 2020  

US challenges Canada’s dairy quotas in first test of new trade agreement

Claims Canada’s distribution of its tariff-rate quotas is unfair to American farmers.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Economy General
November 30, 2020  

More funding for dairy, poultry, egg farmers hurt by free trade deals

Follows previously announced $1.75 billion for the dairy sector that came in effect in 2017 and 2018.

News Food & Beverage Economy General
October 21, 2020  

Dairy farmers facing losses due to CUSMA will be compensated: Trudeau

They’ve received a multi-year commitments for trade deal losses from EU and Pacific Rim agreements, but not North American deal.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 5, 2020  

COVID-19 pandemic creates M&A opportunities: Saputo CEO

Dairy processor’s fourth quarter profits hit by COVID-related shift in consumer demand.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 28, 2020  

Dairy processors to lose $100M if USMCA takes effect in July: Plett

Processors stand to lose upwards of $100 million if the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement takes effect as scheduled.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 10, 2020  

Dairy industry warns of price hike as a result of NB Saputo plant closure

Farmers will have to ship their milk as far as Victoriaville, Que., or Dartmouth, NS, for processing.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
January 9, 2020  

Australian dairy signs licensing deal to use EnWave dehydration technology

Ballantyne has exclusive rights to produce dairy products in Australia using radiant energy vacuum process.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
January 7, 2020  

Another major US dairy seeks bankruptcy protection

Borden has filed for bankruptcy protection, the second major US dairy to do so in as many months.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
April 30, 2019  

Cheese factory co-op gets $1.5M from federal dairy fund

Will help with modernization of equipment as co-op prepares for market changes resulting from CETA.

News Food & Beverage General
April 16, 2019  

Saputo enters U.K. dairy market by closing $1.7B deal for Dairy Crest

Dairy Crest manufactures and sells cheese, butters, spreads and oils.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
February 22, 2019  

Saputo buying UK-based Dairy Crest Group for roughly $1.7B

Manufactures cheese, butters, spreads and oils under British brands Cathedral City, Clover, Country Life and Frylight.

News Food & Beverage Government General
November 19, 2018  

Thousands march in Montreal in support of farmers, against USMCA concessions

Dairy farmers expressed dissatisfaction with the new trade deal.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing General
November 5, 2018  

Dairy farmer anger over trade deal gets awkward for one Liberal MP

Pierre Breton offered support to farmers in his rural riding at a protest that opposed his government’s trade policy.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 3, 2018  

The winners and losers in the new NAFTA

The new deal is preferable to economic chaos.

News Food & Beverage Government Economy
October 2, 2018  

Supply managed farmers to get compensation as a result of continental trade deal

Trudeau said conversations with the industry are already underway to determine what fair compensation will look like.