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Jason Vis, of Aylmer, with his father Paul and brother Kevin, manage a herd of 240 Holstein dairy cows. The family is concerned planned revisions to the Canada Food Guide will hurt dairy and beef producers. (MIKE HENSEN, The London Free Press)

Bracing for a food fight

Beef and dairy producers in Southwestern Ontario, one of the nation’s richest farm belts, are worried they’ll be put out to pasture in a substantial overhaul of Canada’s Food Guide and food-labelling laws.

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Pedestrian struck on Lisgar Avenue

The Oxford County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a collision involving a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Lisgar Avenue just east of Van Norman Drive in Tillsonburg on Friday, Feb. 16, at approximately 11:30 a.m.