Poultry Production

Maryland pilot project turns poultry litter into profits December 2015

Michelle and Paul Chesnik are impassioned poultry farmers. They have eight houses on two adjacent pieces of land in Wicomico County, Md. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Lessons Learned December 2015

The avian influenza outbreak in British Columbia’s Fraser Valley in 2004 was a game-changer for Canada and how it handles a large-scale foreign animal disease outbreak. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Four more farms test positive for avian influenza in France

Four additional cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza in the southwest of France have been reporte Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

How to compost 150,000 chickens December 2015

One of the main challenges posed by the avian flu outbreak that has impacted the U.S. poultry industry is how to safely dispose of hundreds of thousands of birds Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Safe Food Canada unveils food safety education strategy December 2015

During its official launch event held recently, Safe Food Canada (SFC) featured a panel discussion addressing food safety in today’s complex global food system. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

From the editor: November/December 2015 November 2015

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UGA releases app to help ventilate poultry houses during cold weather November 2015

University of Georgia poultry housing experts have released the state’s first app to help poultry farmers determine how much they should ventilate their houses Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

From the editor: November/December 2015 November 2015

It’s been almost six months since the last new case of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) was reported in North America (knock on wood). Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Two Ontario poultry businesses win Regional Agri-Food Excellence Awards November 2015

An egg by-product processor and a specialty breed poultry producer are amongst the recipients of this year's regional Premier Award for Agri-Food Innovation Excellence. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit Returning to 2016 IPPE November 2015

The eighth annual Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit will be held during the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Culling Controversy November 2015

The avian influenza (AI) outbreak in the United States was the worst animal health disaster in the country’s history. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

An Inspired Canadian System November 2015

Food security and sovereignty are increasingly in the news these days. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Surviving a Tsunami November 2015

The Avian Influenza (AI) outbreak may be taking a break, but is it over? Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Taking a Lead with Sustainability November 2015

Egg Farmers of Alberta (EFA) has always considered itself a pioneer, and right now, it is proving that as one of Canada’s poultry industry boards leading the way with sustainability. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Hendrix Genetics Partners with Dutch Turkey Distributor Coolen October 2015

Hendrix Genetics has reached an agreement to acquire a controlling stake in the Dutch turkey distributor Coolen Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

McDonald's announcement aligns with Canadian chicken industry's direction on antibiotic use October 2015

The announcement of McDonalds Canada regarding the company's direction on chicken raised without the use of antibiotics of human importance is consistent with t Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

CFIA issues farm biosecurity notice during wild bird migration October 2015

The CFIA has issued an advisory to the Canadian poultry industry advising the use of preventative biosecurity measures during the fall migration of wild birds Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Draft poultry Code of Practice released for public comment October 2015

The public comment period on the draft Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Hatching Eggs, Breeders, Chickens and Turkeys is now open Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Egg Size December 2015

Maintaining egg size in the large category is important to both egg producers and nutritionists, as this is the best way to maximize profitability over the life of a layer flock. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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