April 9, 2024

Western Milk Pool Provides Update on Dairy Innovation West

For Immediate Release Western Milk Pool Provides Update on Dairy Innovation West $75 million milk concentration plant advances as model for environmental stewardship BLACKFALDS, Alberta, April 9, 2024 – The Western Milk Pool (WMP), a collaboration between BC Milk, BC Dairy, Alberta Milk, SaskMilk and Dairy Farmers of Manitoba, is pleased to provide a formal […]

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March 5, 2024

BC Dairy and Alberta Milk show that good goes a long way

For generations, people in Western Canada have been nourished by dairy. Now, in a modern world overtaken by food trends, fads, and special diets, BC Dairy and Alberta Milk take an approach with a powerful message: reminding Western Canadians of the good dairy does in their daily lives. Not just for the tastebuds, but for […]

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November 30, 2023

BC Dairy and the Dairy Industry Development Council announce new Board of Directors

BC Dairy and DIDC are pleased to announce their new Board of Directors, including external board roles.  Mainland Region: Casey Pruim – Board Chair Brian Janzen – Vice-Chair, Treasurer Mark Van Klei – WMP and Dairy Innovation West representative Southern Region: John DeDood Henry Bremer – Dairy representative on BC Agriculture Council board   Vancouver […]

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August 21, 2023

Dairy Innovation West onsite activity underway

For immediate release August 21, 2023 British Columbia – Construction of Dairy Innovation West (DIW) is getting underway. All required financing and construction approvals are in place, clearing the way for work to get started on the ground. This $67-million milk concentration plant will be the first of its kind in Canada. Similar plants have […]

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August 9, 2023

BC Dairy Farmers Donate $100,000 to Support Food Banks BC

For immediate release August 9, 2023 British Columbia – BC dairy farmers will be donating $100,000 to Food Banks BC aimed at assisting those facing food insecurity while also elevating the discussion about this important issue. Over the past six weeks, BC’s Dairy farmers invited the public to participate in a campaign to support Food Banks […]

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