Farm & Food Care Canada’s industry partnerships help support a united, proactive voice in building consumer trust.
“Maple Leaf Foods is proud to be a partner of Farm & Food Care. We have committed $150,000 over three years to support the Centre for Food Integrity and Bestfoodfacts. This project aligns well with our ambitious new commitments in the areas of sustainability, animal care and health and wellness. These commitments in turn will underpin our brands, our product innovations and our sales growth in Canada and abroad. Farm & Food Care Canada helps us greatly to understand consumer expectations and earn the trust of Canadians in everything we do to bring safe, nutritious, high quality and great tasting food to their tables."
- Rory McAlpine - Senior Vice President, Government and Industry Relations, Maple Leaf Foods
“At TIM HORTONS ®, we work hard to deliver the highest-quality products and services for our guests to enjoy. We’re proud to be a partner of Farm & Food Care and founding member of The Canadian Centre for Food Integrity. TIM HORTONS ® financial pledge will help support The Canadian Centre for Food Integrity’s valuable research, shared intelligence, networking and knowledge-building programs aimed at enhancing public trust and confidence in Canada’s food system.”
- Dave Clanachan, President & Chief Operating Officer, TIM HORTONS ®
“A commitment of $110,000 over three years was received from Shur-Gain and Landmark Feeds to be used by The Canadian Centre for Food Integrity. Shur-Gain in Eastern Canada and Western New York and Landmark Feeds in Western Canada are owned by Nutreco, a global leader in animal nutrition and aqua feed production. The CCFI is a natural fit for Nutreco's mission of Feeding the Future. Innovation is one of Shur-Gain and Landmark Feeds’ core values. It is founded on Nutreco’s global R&D network, including Canada’s largest privately owned animal R&D facility and one of the largest in North America. Globally, over 100 experts conduct research in nutrition and its application in animal production with the aim to contribute to meeting the rising food needs of a growing world population in a sustainable manner.”
- Jacques Leclerc - President, Nutreco Canada
“Over the years, we’ve worked with Farm & Food Care on a number of important initiatives designed to build public confidence in food and farming in Canada. One great example is our Virtual Farm tour website that allows anyone, even kids, to tour various farms online to see how they really operate.”
- Margaret Hudson, President, Burnbrae Farms Ltd.
“New-Life Mills has been a long time member and supporter of Farm & Food Care’s initiatives. With our investment, we’re looking to play a bigger role in promoting agriculture to Canadians and to ensure that accurate information about farming and farm practices is available.”
- Nadine Schwandt, New-Life Mills
“Floradale Feed Mill has made a multi-year commitment as a testament to our long-time commitment to our customers and the success of Ontario agriculture. We’re pleased to do our part by investment in building public trust and confidence in food and farming.”
- Craig Schwandt, Floradale Feed Mill Ltd.
“Earning the public’s trust in our food systems is critical to the viability of the pork industry and agriculture in general. With their mandate of building public trust in food and farming, Farm & Food Care Canada is uniquely positioned to support industry in achieving this.”
- Darcy Fitzgerald, Alberta Pork
“Our company has been a long time supporter of Farm & Food Care and its initiatives. Canadians need to understand where their food comes from – and Farm & Food Care is really good at helping to do that. We have a great industry that’s family-farm focused. Let’s tell that story.”
- Rick Martin, Wallenstein Feed & Supply Ltd.
“Egg farmers have long seen the value in cooperating in a coalition approach to talking about food and farming. Egg Farmers of Ontario is pleased to support Farm & Food Care Canada with a donation of $50,000 to help expand the charity’s national initiatives."
- Scott Graham, Chair, Egg Farmers of Ontario
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