Feb 15, 2018
GUELPH ON, Feb. 14, 2018 – The Co-operative Young Leaders program has a new location near Aylmer, Ontario for this summer’s leadership camp at the Co-operative Education Centre (CEC) owned by Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited. - The 51-year old CYL program brings youth from across the p
Jan 23, 2018
Canadian dairy co-operative celebrates 60 years with a modern new look that sets the stage for further growth and innovation Mississauga, Ontario - (January 23, 2018) Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited ("Gay Lea Foods") today unveiled a modernized new logo and website reflective of its future out
Nov 15, 2017
In celebration of Canada 150, Dairy Farmers of Ontario (DFO) is pleased to announce the DFO Board, on behalf of Ontario’s dairy farmers, is donating $150,000 to the Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) for the purchase of milk and dairy products for Ontario families in need.
Oct 25, 2017
Today, the Board of Directors and management of MDI Holdings Corp. welcomed government and industry representatives to view the new, state-of-the-art dairy processing facility in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Oct 16, 2017
Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited (“Gay Lea Foods”) is pleased to announce it has entered into an agreement to acquire the shares of Alberta Cheese Company Ltd. (“Alberta Cheese”), effective October 13, 2017.
Jun 19, 2017
The Gay Lea Dairy Museum celebrated co-operatives and honoured late Liberal Member of Parliament Mauril Bélanger this weekend with an eponymous building at the site of a planned Co-operative Education Centre (CEC) in Aylmer, Ontario.
Jan 24, 2017
Following a banner year in 2016, one of Canada's leading agri-food innovators poised for even greater success during Canada's 150th anniversary celebrations.
Nov 16, 2016
Mississauga, Ontario – (November 16, 2016) Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited (“Gay Lea Foods”) today announced a significant investment of $140 million over four years to establish an innovative, nutrition and nutraceutical-grade dairy ingredients hub in Canada. This unprecedented inv
Oct 18, 2016
Mississauga, Ontario – (October 18, 2016) Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited (“Gay Lea Foods”) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire the business of The Stirling Creamery Limited (“Stirling Creamery”), effective November 1, 2016. The purchase builds upon Gay Lea F
Oct 17, 2016
Winnipeg, Manitoba – (October 17, 2016) Vitalus Nutrition Inc (“Vitalus”) and Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited (“Gay Lea Foods”) today announced plans to invest in new dairy processing in Manitoba. Vitalus and Gay Lea Foods have entered into a joint venture to process dairy ing
Aug 22, 2016
We’re thrilled to welcome Black River Cheese to Gay Lea Foods! Based out of Prince Edward County, the company makes exquisite cheddars and mozzarellas. We know what a local company means to its community, so Black River Cheese will continue to serve its customers in the county, and the rest of us
Jun 15, 2016
At the Gay Lea Foods’ (GLF) Annual Meeting on January 19, 2016, delegates approved by-law changes to expand the open membership to include dairy goat producers as producer members of the co-operative. As one of Canada’s leading dairy co-operatives and the largest dairy co-operative in Ontario, G
May 3, 2016
As a proudly Canadian dairy co-operative, Gay Lea Foods is focused on building and growing strong relationships with our industry and government partners in the Canadian dairy industry. We look forward to working with and supporting the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Ag
Jan 19, 2016
Mississauga, Ontario – (January 19, 2016) Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Ltd today announced two new initiatives to grow and strengthen the burgeoning goat industry in Ontario. At the Gay Lea Foods’ Annual Meeting, delegates approved by-law changes to expand the open membership to include dairy g
Jan 16, 2016
Canadians looking for the real story about their food can get it directly from the source online with virtual visits to farms and processing plants. Farm & Food Care is proud to present its latest national outreach initiative – FarmFood360°.
Jan 13, 2016
Amalgamated Dairies Limited (ADL) and Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Limited (Gay Lea Foods) today announced the launch of the Co-operative Dairy Alliance (CDA) to strengthen co-operation between two of Canada’s leading dairy co-operatives. The Alliance seeks to strengthen dairy co-operative le