Bird Management

Spend an evening with Temple Grandin

Dr. Temple Grandin will be giving a talk on August 27 at the University of Guelph Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

California could ban over-the-counter antibiotics for livestock

California could become the first state in the nation to ban farmers from using over-the-counter antibiotics in livestock and poultry Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Musical barns have pay-offs June 2015

We are all familiar with the quote “Music has charms to soothe a savage beast” by 17th century playwright William Congreve. The same may hold true for poultry Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

What’s in Feed? May 2015

Producers have very clearly defined goals and objectives when it comes to growth and production in commercial poultry operations. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Troubleshooting Water April 2015

When broiler growers in the U.S. experience poor performance despite good management (and absence of disease), they often turn to water expert Dr. Susan Watkins Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Ziggity introduces e-bulletin service

Ziggity Systems Inc. has introduced a new e-bulletin service called Watering Insights to disseminate information about poultry watering best practices Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Foot Pad Dermatitis in Turkeys December 2014

Foot pad dermatitis is a condition characterized by lesions on the foot pad of turkeys, which, when severe, lead to the erosion of the skin layers and cause pain when weight is put on the foot. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Performance Management November 2014

It’s an easy mistake to make. For the most part, they look the same, sound the same, walk the same, and behave pretty much the same. There are just a few breeds of chicken and turkey, and within those, just a few widely used strains. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Minimum Inlet System Design September 2014

Modular inlets are ideal, but setting up inlets correctly can be a money-saver for poultry operations Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Red Lights Improve Production September 2014

For poultry, not only does LED offer energy savings, it may also offer production advantages Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Battling the Buzz September 2014

Justine Shiell has worked hard for her nickname. Studying fly control in poultry barns has become her specialty as she works towards her Master’s degree at the University of Guelph. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

The Perfect Climate Controller September 2014

Regardless of the season and climate, the same factors come into effect when trying to maintain target conditions in poultry barns. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Poultry Code of Practice gets funding needed for update August 2014

the federal government is providing $2.2 million in funding to update the poultry codes of practice Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

"Quiet move" by Health Canada to end use of antibiotics in livestock July 2014

Loopholes still exist but Health Canada is taking tiny, unpublicized steps towards curbing antibiotic use in livestock. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Running Like the Wind June 2014

One of the biggest factors affecting input cost is fan configuration Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

The Beaker: June 2014 May 2014

Broiler birds are known for their fast growth rates and voracious appetites but that growth potential creates an issue for breeding hens. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Getting pests to fly the coop April 2014

According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, roughly one in eight Canadians suffer from food poisoning each year. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Measuring Success March 2014

I used to wonder what the “ISO 9000” or “ISO 14001” banners hanging in front of businesses meant. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New website opens door on poultry production February 2014

The National Chicken Council has launched a new website that features a video of daily life on a chicken farm Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Big Dutchman restructures egg system management team January 2014

Big Dutchman, Inc. has restructured the sales and management team for the egg systems division for a higher level of service and support for U.S. and Canada. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

AgAnnex Events

Making the Grade 2016 Tue Jul 26, 2016 @ 8:30am - 04:00pm
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Alliston Potato Festival Fri Aug 05, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Potatoes in Canada Events
2016 North American Manure Expo Wed Aug 03, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
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What's Growin' On Open House Wed Jul 27, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 09:00pm
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XXV World's Poultry Congress Mon Sep 05, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
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