Canadian National Goat Federation (CNGF) | La Fédération canadienne nationale de la chèvre (FCNC)



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.

Industry News

February 28, 2014

CNGF Update on Ontario Scrapie Case

February 28, 2014 - The Canadian National Goat Federation (CNGF) was contacted by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) on February 25, 2014 to advise that the depopulation and subsequent scrapie testing of the mature goats from the infected goat herd in Ontario has been completed.

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February 7, 2014

Latest News on Importation of Bucks from USA

For Immediate Release

(February 7, 2014) The Canadian National Goat Federation (CNGF) was advised there will be no changes to the regulations for the importation of bucks from the USA at this time.

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January 26, 2014

Goat in Ontario Tests Positive for Scrapie

On December 19, 2013, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) confirmed to the Canadian National Goat Federation (CNGF) that a goat from an Ontario goat herd had tested positive for scrapie.

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January 14, 2014

General Information about Scrapie from the CFIA

Scrapie, a naturally occurring fatal disease, affects the central nervous system of domestic and wild sheep (mouflon) and goats.

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September 25, 2013

CNGF President's Message

Questions that I have often heard are "What is CNGF doing for me?  Why should my association be a member of CNGF?"  

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September 25, 2013

Commercialisation of Transcervical (non-surgical) Embryo Recovery in Dairy Goats

An investigation into the practicality of performing non-surgical or transcervical embryo recovery from dairy goats in a commercial setting was undertaken during the fall and winter months of 2012-2013.

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