In an effort to keep you connected to the latest information on COVID-19 and its ongoing impacts on agriculture, please review these resources. We will be updating the list of resources as they become available.
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Maple Leaf’s Pandemic Plan COVID-19, Pandemic Plan Booklet (Maple Leaf Foods, April 2, 2020) Final2
MEDIA MESSAGING for CPEPC MEMBERS’ Media Messaging for Member Companies
Guidelines for the Canadian Poultry and Egg Industry Response-to-COVID-19_
Completing Producer Shipping Receipts TFO Memo – Producer Shipping Receipts – COVID-19 TFO
Meat & Poultry Ontario meatpoultryon.ca/technical-bulletin-covid-19-resources
Federal Safety Guidance for Transportation SAFETY_GUIDANCE_PROTECT_COMMERCIAL_DRIVERS_-_COVID_19
Guidance on Essential Services and Functions publicsafety.gc.ca
PPE and Sanitation Supply Survey from Public Safety Canada Needs Assessment Survey
Farm Credit Canada response to COVID-19 https://www.fcc-fac.ca/en/covid-19.html
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) information maintaining the integrity of the agri-food supply chain by supporting farmers. https://www.inspection.gc.ca/covid-19/eng/1584729805758/1584729899016
Temporary wage subsidy program for eligible businesses that pay remuneration to employees. https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/campaigns/covid-19-update/frequently-asked-questions-wage-subsidy-small-businesses.html
Canadian Federation of Agriculture resources and links to further information. https://www.cfa-fca.ca/resources/resources-on-covid-19/
OFA statement on managing stress during COVID-19 outbreak and other useful resources. https://ofa.on.ca/resources/managing-farm-stress-during-covid-19/
Keeping everyone on your farm healthy.
Ontario Ag Jobs Portal Ontario.ca/AgFoodJobs
OVMA has developed COVID-19 resources for veterinarians ovma.org/veterinarians/coronavirus-faq/
Ontario Extending Validation Periods for Driver, Vehicle and Carrier Products, Services and Health Cards
Employment Standards Amendment Act (Infectious Disease Emergencies) 2020
List of Essential Workplaces ontario.ca/essential
Safeguarding the Ontario Chicken Industry against COVID-19 (CFO & OBHECC) COVID-19_JOINT INDUSTRY COMMUNICATION_FINAL_MARCH 27_2020
Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association Fruit & Veg Growers COVID messaging for workers ENG