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Last Updated: January 13, 2021

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Milk Producer magazine

A monthly magazine read by dairy farmers across Canada. Content includes policy analysis, market updates and farm management information.


2021 Milk Calendar

A calendar with dairy recipes created by local chefs and families distributed once a year to over 2.4 million homes across Canada.

Dairy Farmer Update monthly newsletter

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A monthly newsletter for dairy farmers in Ontario, mailed with their milk statements and available digitally.

2019-20 Dairy Farmers of Ontario Annual Report


en français

A yearly overview of the operations of DFO including milk quality, transportation, advertising programs and complete financial statements.

Dairy Farmers of Ontario policies booklets

Quota & Transportation
English (latest version: Dec.1, 2020)
français (latest version: Dec. 1, 2020)

Raw Milk Quality Program
English (latest version: July 22, 2020) 
français (latest version: June 26, 2020) 

Updated books have a revised date on the front cover. All revisions are tracked in an appendix at the back of each English book. Producers should contact their DFO field services representative or appropriate head office staff on issues not included in the policy books.

2016 Dairy Statistical Handbook

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Prepared by Dairy Farmers of Ontario Economic Services, this handbook contains about 60 tables covering the wide range of statistics collected about the Ontario dairy industry.

Milk Urea Nitrogen (MUN) fact sheet


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MUN can be used as a management tool for your herd to improve nutrition and monitor protein status for the herd.

2019 Ontario Dairy Farm Accounting Project (ODFAP) Annual Report

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ODFAP is a co-operative project of DFO, the Canadian Dairy Commission (CDC), Agriculture Canada and the University of Guelph.

ODFAP develops farm production and management data which meets the farm database requirements of the Ontario dairy industry using a sample of farms, which represent typical Ontario dairy farm situations, different levels of technology, regional differences and other significant factors.

Animal care documents and reports

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Dairy Farmers of Ontario is the legislated authority to license all dairy farmers in the province of Ontario to produce and market milk.

Dairy Farmers of Canada’s (DFC) proAction is an efficient and coordinated national program that will allow Canada’s dairy industry to continue its business leadership in producing quality milk by integrating on-farm customer assurance programs.
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