Fire destroyed a calf farm in Saint-Hugues in the Monteregie.
The blaze started in the building on Rang Bourgchemin West around 11: 30 pm, and flames quickly spread.
Thirty firefighters from four municipalities with tankers were brought in, but the damage was done, 300 animals killed, the facility left in ruins.
No word on a cause.
Saint-Hugues is almost 90 kilometres east of Montreal.