The direct and indirect impacts of COVID-19 are being felt in all industries across Canada. DFC has been working with a number of stakeholders to ensure farmers and consumers have access to the most up-to-date information. Below is a compilation of facts, tips and Q&As intended for farmers. Please also contact your provincial dairy association for further information.
Even in uncertain times, we do what we’ve always done as dairy farmers—we care for our herds so that Canadians can care for their families. Learn how we’re supporting communities across the country and keeping shelves stocked with high-quality dairy that Canadians love.
With school, work and personal routines replaced with unpredictability and uncertainty, mental health has quickly become a top concern in the wake of the pandemic. Psychologist Pierrette Desrosiers spoke with DFC to offer her advice to farmers on maintaining mental health during COVID-19.
Across Canada, dairy farmers and dairy processors are continuing to work with our partners throughout the supply chain to do everything they can to feed the nation as we all cope with unprecedented circumstances and challenges.