Farmers’ Voice is a blog that gives Canadian dairy farmers a place to share their stories and talk about life on a dairy farm, in their own words. Written by dairy farmers who provide milk that is among the best in the world, Farmers’ Voice offers an insider perspective on subjects that matter to farmers.
With posts by farmers and other farming experts, Farmers’ Voice will carry content that is relevant to Canadian dairy farmers. If you’d like to share your story, or just what’s on your mind, simply contact us. We’re always interested in hearing from Canadian dairy farmers and seeing the photos & videos of their farms at work.
Being a successful woman in the dairy industry is what my mom, Patti Alsop, proud owner of Glenwin Holsteins has accomplished.Read more
South of the border, there seems to be a lot of curiosity and fascination about the Canadian system. I’d like to clear up some confusion about what supply management is and isn’t, and how it works.Read more
The story of Kevin and Diana Conroy’s journey to dairy farming is a Canadian fairy-tale.Read more
Canada, under our system of supply management, has instead chosen to focus chiefly on serving our domestic market.Read more
Did you know that greenhouse gas emissions from Canadian dairy farms have gone down an average of 1% a year between 1990 and 2012?Read more
For 251 years, Clover Crest Farm has been a mainstay in Green Oak, Nova Scotia.Read more
I left for my first session of the Young Dairy Leaders Institute (YDLI) on February 7th.Read more
We must point out the reality that there have been no changes to Canadian regulations related to dairy imports, or changes to Canadian dairy tariffs, and we want to set the record straight.Read more
Ronnie and Karen MacInnis milk 50 cows on the same piece of land their ancestors first set foot on 213 years ago.Read more
The Walsh family has been very successful in part because they are so open to change, which includes investing in new technologies and innovations.Read more
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