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DairyTrace Now Set for Fall Implementation Following CFIA Approval

June 19, 2020 (GUELPH, ON) – Lactanet Canada and Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) today announced that DairyTrace, the much-anticipated national dairy cattle traceability program will become a reality in the fall of 2020, providing a single, common framework for...

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Lactanet Celebrates 25 Years of the Canadian Dairy Network (CDN)

On May 29, 1995, Canadian Dairy Network (CDN) was established as a federally incorporated not-for-profit organization, responsible for delivering genetic evaluation services for dairy cattle in Canada.  As the federal government was privatizing these services to each livestock sector, CDN...

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COVID-19 – Service levels by province

Building our ‘new normal’ together! We are preparing to resume the delivery of all services for our customers. You will find here our expected COVID emergency response levels for each province. Each one of us must live in this 'new normal',...

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Lactanet Resumes On-Farm Sampling Services in Western Canada

Dear Western Canada Customers, As provincial governments make plans to open up our economy, we are also doing the same as it relates to the gradual resumption of many of our services. We are therefore pleased to inform you that...

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Lactanet Resumes Services in Atlantic

Nova Scotia Dear Customers in Nova Scotia, To respond to COVID-19, over the past few weeks, we have applied the necessary protocols to protect you and our employees. Our services and procedures were modified and some activities, such as milking...

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Lactanet Resumes Services in the Coming Weeks (Quebec)

Dear Customers, To respond to COVID-19, over the past few weeks, we have applied the necessary protocols to protect you and our employees. Our services and procedures were modified and some activities, such as milking supervision, advisory services, and proAction...

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Covid Update to Ontario Customers

Dear Ontario Customers, Two weeks ago the Government of Ontario mandated that all non-essential services stop operating and we made the decision at the time to stop offering our milk recording services. After careful consideration following consultation with government officials,...

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Covid Update to BC, AB, SK and MB

Dear Western Customers, Over the past few weeks, we have offered you ‘No Contact’, owner sampler services.  It has worked well and we thank you for your cooperation. As the situation continues to evolve, we are organizing our services to...

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Covid Update to Atlantic Customers

Dear customers, As the majority of Lactanet's services meet the criteria defining essential services, we have organised our services to serve you as well as possible while observing all the hygiene and disinfection rules recommended for everyone's safety and also...

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Covid Update to Quebec Customers

May 1st, 2020 Dear Customers, As we continue to adapt our services to Covid-19, we would like to thank you for your support. We know and understand that things have not been easy for you at the farm. In addition,...

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