Bird Management

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!

The back page: January 2014 December 2013

When I saw “Behind the Barn Door,” I was horrified at the blatant cruelty shown to be happening on two Alberta egg farms owned by a board member of Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA). Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Moving Forward From Here December 2013

When W5, a CTV current affairs and documentary program broke a story in October 2013 about alleged inhumane practices on two poultry farms in Alberta, those inside and outside the industry had many questions. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

PIC Update - January 2014 December 2013

There are more people trained to ensure good poultry welfare on Canadian farms, thanks to the PAACO (Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization). Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Stirring Things Up December 2013

High heating costs, wet floors, elevated carbon dioxide levels, uneven bird distribution: these are all problems that can be influenced by the use of stir fans. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

The Beaker: January 2014 December 2013

Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan have recently completed a series of experiments investigating feeding pea to poultry. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

PGC readies to lead pullet industry December 2013

The Pullet Growers of Canada recently held their annual Board of Directors Business Planning session in anticipation of a positive answer on agency status. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Nova Scotia Egg Producers expands alternative housing November 2013

Nova Scotia Egg Producers introduces a program for new egg farmers to be awarded no-cost quota lease for 500 layers in alternative housing systems. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

EFO announces winners of 2013 entrant program November 2013

The Egg Farmers of Ontario have announced the two winners of the 2013 New Entrant Quota Loan Pool. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

A Logical Path November 2013

The good farmland of Aylsham, Sask., is where Henry Classen was born and raised. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Protecting Poultry November 2013

Agricultural disease is one of the biggest hurdles for any farmer, processor or industry to overcome. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Building Interest November 2013

Both Monica Kunze and Melissa Sinnige describe their visit to each other’s farms during the summer of 2013 as “amazing.” Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Probiotics and Phytogenics November 2013

The use of phytogenic feed additives and probiotics has been well researched and is growing around the world. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Canadian Biosystems launches new livestock program November 2013

Canadian Bio-Systems Inc. has introduced its new "Power of 5" program to help maximize performance in livestock operations, including swine and poultry. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

P.E.I. poultry fire likely caused by fan, say investigators October 2013

The fire marshal's office in Prince Edward Island says a fire that destroyed as many as 20,000 hens at a poultry farm was accidental. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Government invests in agriculture research October 2013

Over $17 million will be invested over the next five years in Saskatchewan to help develop world-class research chairs in agriculture. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Getting a Head Start October 2013

In poultry production, brooding is an important aspect of growth – not just for the birds, but for the farmer as well. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

The Back Page: November 2013 October 2013

If everyone in Canada who buys a turkey at Thanksgiving and Christmas bought just one more during the year, Canada’s turkey farmers could increase production. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Hen Housing and Bird Welfare October 2013

A commercial-scale study of housing alternatives for laying hens is being conducted by the Coalition for Sustainable Egg Supply in the United States. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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