Poultry Production

Growing Opportunity February 2016

The demographics of southern Ontario continue to change and evolve, offering new areas for market growth, states the Chicken Farmers of Ontario (CFO). Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Novometrix Validates Elanco’s Intestinal Integrity Index February 2016

Independent research conducted by Novometrix Inc. has verified that Elanco's Intestinal Integrity (I2) Index Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New Feedcheck Express kits available February 2016

FeedCheck Express test kit is now paired with an online instructional video Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MD chicken farmers seek relief from manure rules February 2016

Small Maryland farms are pleading for relief from the state’s new chicken-poop regulations, saying it’s too much of a burden for them. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Egg Industry Center Releases Issues Forum Program February 2016

The Egg Industry Center (EIC) at Iowa State University will hold its 2016 Issues Forum in Chicago April 20-21. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Tim Hortons and Burger King pledge to serve only cage-free eggs by 2025 February 2016

Tim Hortons and Burger King have pledged to serve only cage-free eggs by 2025 Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Nine additional cases of H7N8 identified in Indiana; 8 identified as LPAI January 2016

The USDA has identified 9 additional cases of H7N8 in Indiana, 8 confirmed to be low path Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Registration open for B.C. Poultry Symposium; call for presentations January 2016

The B.C. Poultry Symposium is being held May 25, 2016 in Abbotsford B.C. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Highly pathogenic H7N8 avian influenza confirmed by USDA in turkey flock in Indiana January 2016

Highly pathogenic H7N8 avian influenza (HPAI) was confimed in a commercial gturkey flock in Dubois County, Indiana Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Threat rats pose to the health of poultry and humans has been underestimated: UBC study January 2016

A UBC study indicates that the threat rats pose to the health of poultry and humans has been underestimated Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

B.C. poultry and egg producers named 2016 B.C. & Yukon Outstanding Young Farmers January 2016

Chilliwack B.C. poultry and egg producers Brian and Jewel Pauls have been named the 2016 B.C. & Yukon Outstanding Young Farmers (BCOYF). Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New avian influenza vaccine has potential for mass vaccination of poultry in U.S.

researchers at Kansas State University, in collaboration with Garcia-Sastre of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, has developed a vaccine that protects poultry from multiple strains of avian influenza found in the U.S Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Granny's Poultry planning $37 million expansion and renovation of Blumenort processing facility January 2016

Granny’s Poultry is expanding its Blumenort, Manitoba processing facility and has received $2.5 million in funding from the federal and provincial governments to help support the project. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

How to compost 150,000 chickens January 2016

One of the main challenges posed by the avian flu outbreak that has impacted the U.S. poultry industry in the past year is how to safely and effectively dispose Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Celebrating 40 Years January 2016

The Poultry Service Industry Workshop (PSIW) celebrated 40 years of bringing the latest information and technology to poultry service personnel in Western Canada October 6-8, 2015 in Banff, Alberta. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Finding a Niche January 2016

Organic and specialty chicken production may only represent a small fraction of Canadian chicken production, but it’s big business at British Columbia’s Oranya Farms. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Feed Structure January 2016

Feed structure is characterized by feed particle size, particle size-distribution and feed form (i.e. mash or crumbled pellet). Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

High-Tech Hatching January 2016

With all their automated controls, sensors and so much more, today’s hatcheries, packing houses, grading facilities and on-farm barns are quite high-tech. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Continuing Battle January 2016

Each time a poultry organization or group in North America releases the results of a consumer survey, I’m astounded. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Composted poultry bedding yields big savings December 2015

Ask any poultry or dairy farmer, and they will say that bedding is one of their highest input costs, with kiln dried wood shavings a common choice for both these operations. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

AgAnnex Events

Farming Smarter Plot Hop I Thu Jun 09, 2016 @ 9:00am - 01:00pm
Top Crop Events
Alliston Potato Festival Fri Aug 05, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Potatoes in Canada Events