Poultry Production

Crying Foul Over Spent Fowl Imports June 2016

Spent fowl imports have again returned to suspiciously high levels and imports in the first quarter of 2016 are the highest ever Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Connect OnFarm introduces Encompas5 feed additive June 2016

Encompas5 from Connect OnFarm is a bio-based, next generation premium enzyme formulation that features multiple activities Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Revised Code of Practice for the Care of Hatching Eggs, Breeders, Chickens and Turkeys released June 2016

Canada's Codes of Practice are nationally developed guidelines for the care and handling of farm animals Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Reducing Antibiotics June 2016

Management is the key to successful rearing of poultry without the use of antibiotics Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Backyard poultry linked to human salmonella infections in seven States June 2016

Contact with live poultry in backyard flocks has been linked to numerous human salmonella infections in seven states in the U.S. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

10 Years of RWA Broiler Production June 2016

Derek Detzler explains how his farm made the journey to reduce and eventually remove the use of antibiotics for broiler production Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

More Eggs, Smaller Footprint June 2016

Egg Farmers of Canada is becoming recognized as a global leader in agriculture for its commitment to society through its sustainability initiatives and dedication to social responsibility Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Aviagen Launches New Global Parent Stock Nutrition Specifications May 2016

Aviagen has launched an updated version of its global Parent Stock (PS) Nutrition Specifications for its Arbor Acres, Indian River and Ross brands. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Chicken rentals offer test runs for would-be backyard farmers wanting eggs May 2016

Rent The Chicken co-founder Jenn Tompkins said the rental business started in 2013 in Freeport, Pa. There are 31 locations in the United States Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Future of Turkey Production May 2016

Paige Rohlf is the research and development manager for Aviagen Turkeys Inc., where she manages the breeding program, selects pedigree lines, and implements new technology and selection techniques. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Merial Global Avian Forum addresses poultry disease prevention solutions to meet increasing global protein needs May 2016

Merial hosted more than 500 participants at its 4th Merial Global Avian Forum in Barcelona to address opportunities in meeting the global demand for an abundant supply of safe and affordable source of protein Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Poultry Industry Meets in B.C. May 2016

Fantastic” is the only way to describe the first-ever B.C. Poultry Conference, held in Vancouver, March 9-11. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Poult Temperature Management May 2016

When a poult hatches, its thermoregulatory system is not totally developed, meaning it cannot control its internal body temperature. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

From the Editor: June 2016 May 2016

Concern over the use of antibiotics for growth promotion in livestock has been growing steadily, with consumer and healthcare groups pressuring livestock producers and food retailers to commit to raising animals without their use. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

House Fly Control in Poultry Barns May 2016

OMAFRA has released a guide for controlling house flies in poultry barns Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New MyFlock App from Aviagen Brings Flock Management to Mobile Devices May 2016

Aviagen released of MyFlock, an app that gives breeder managers instant access to everything they need to take care of their birds and flocks Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Avian Producers Urged to Practise Biosecurity in Wake of U.S. Disease Detections and Migration May 2016

Wild birds are now in migration. As a result, the health of commercial poultry and small flocks is at risk. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Modern Broilers April 2016

Every year, we strive to bring innovative solutions to every facet of the poultry industry, including genetics. As birds continue to evolve, so too must our man Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

La Coop fédérée is now offering Aviscan, an innovative analytical tool for egg and poultry producers April 2016

La Coop fédéréeis now offering Aviscan, an innovative analytical tool for egg and poultry producers Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Chicken plant in southeast Calgary makes changes to appease neighbours April 2016

Lilydale is currently implementing a number of changes to appease nearby residents in it's Calgary chicken poultry processing plant Like this? Tweet it to your followers!