Poultry Production

Probiotic Formulations Enhance Immunity March 2016

Probiotics are live organisms that, when administered in adequate amounts, confer a health benefit on the host through improvements to the intestinal microbial balance. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

A&W Canada announces commitment to serve eggs from "hens raised in better cage-free housing" March 2016

A&W announced a major commitment to become the first national quick service restaurant in Canada to serve eggs from hens raised in better cage-free housing Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

A Long Road March 2016

In 2005, John McLean went out looking for a digester to handle the chicken litter generated from the 1.6 million broilers raised annually at MAC Farms in Campbellsville, Ky. Unfortunately, McLean was a little ahead of the curve. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MD’s poultry litter measure seen only adding more regulation March 2016

Delegate Mary Beth Carozza is opposing the Poultry Litter Management Act because, she said, it would “add another layer of unnecessary regulations.” Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

DNA testing chicken meat will ensure consumers get what they pay for March 2016

Broiler meat entering Canada is subject to import controls and tariffs, but those limits don’t exist for spent fowl, resulting in a high potential for deception. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Cobb-Vantress celebrating 100 years

Cobb-Vantress Inc. is celebrating 100 years of being in business in 2016. The company feels its success has been built on relationships Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Working Together February 2016

If you do a Google search of the Internet, 157 million definitions of sustainability will come up. Is sustainability meeting the needs of the future and the present at the same time? Or is it really just producing more with less? Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

U.S. Retail Market Trends and Opportunities projects a period of continued growth for meat and poultry February 2016

U.S. Retail Market Trends and Opportunities projects a period of continued growth for meat and poultry Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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!

AgAnnex Events

Farming Smarter Plot Hop I Thu Jun 09, 2016 @ 9:00am - 01:00pm
Top Crop Events
2016 North American Manure Expo Wed Aug 03, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Manure Manager Events
Poultry Health Day Thu Jun 09, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Canadian Poultry Events