Currently, there are no provisions in the USMCA that would prevent American milk, potentially containing rBST in it, into Canada. There is a potential that Canada could impose our standards on imported American milk, but at this time (November 2018), that does not exist.
Why does Canada have the reputation of having world-class milk quality standards, well because we proudly have some of the most aggressive milk quality and animal care standards. From antibiotics to hormones, get the real deal on Canadian milk.
Do you want to ensure your milk is Canadian and you’re supporting Canadian dairy farmers? The most important thing to do its look for the milk quality symbol. It ensures that your milk is Canadian. Want some more details? We have you covered.
Take a second to learn a little bit more added hormones in milk. What is rBST and why is it legal in the USA and not in Canada?