Farms.com Home   News

CFIA Seeking Help With Fighting Foot-And-Mouth Disease

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is challenging small businesses to develop a computer model that will help determine which vaccination strain would be most successful at preventing and controlling foot-and-mouth disease outbreaks in livestock.
 
Through the Innovative Solutions Canada program, government departments are inviting small businesses to propose a new innovative solution that addresses a specific challenge they face.
 
Successful small businesses may receive up to $150,000 to refine their research and development and could, if accepted into phase 2, receive up to $1 million to develop a working prototype.
Click here to see more...

Trending Video

Short-lived Retirement for Longtime Strawberry Growers

Video: Short-lived Retirement for Longtime Strawberry Growers

Ray D’Alessio brings us the heartwarming story of why Washington Farms brought back their strawberry operation after doing away with them in 2019, and the incredible response they’ve received from the Community.