The CNGF AGM will be held via teleconference on Tuesday, July 26th at 8:30 pm Eastern Daylight time. Each member group in good standing is welcome to have two representatives attend the meeting. The second representative from a member group will have non-voting observer status.
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The Canadian National Goat Federation was formed in December 2002 to provide a united voice dealing with national issues concerning the goat industry in Canada. Our mandate is to represent the interest of all goat producers across Canada whether they are raising meat, dairy, fibre or pet animals.
June 8, 2016 - The Canadian National Goat Federation (CNGF) is undertaking an assessment of the costs associated with traceability and its implications for the goat industry, in preparation for the anticipated implementation of full traceability under the Health of Animals Act.
February 17, 2016 - The Canadian National Goat Federation (CNGF) is pleased to announce that
it has received funding from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada for the Goat Identification and
Recently, the CFIA released a document summarizing the comments they received during the Spring 2015 Consultation period for proposed traceability regulations under the Health of Animals Act.» more
Tag Trial Update:
In consultation with the National Goat Traceability Committee, CNGF recently decided on identifiers to be field trialled on goats. A total of eight identifiers are being trialled, including RFID and non-RFID or visual identifiers.» more
Over the past weeks, the CNGF and the National Goat Traceability Committee have progressed on the
traceability project on a number of fronts.
The Canadian National Goat Federation will be launching its tag trial starting late 2015.» more