Poultry Production

Alternative Feeding Programs April 2016

Recently, there has been a significant increase in calls for the reduction or exclusion of in-feed antibiotics in North American poultry production. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Aviagen expands popular Best Practice series March 2016

The Aviagen Best Practice series of customer literature continues to expand since its release in August 2015. The series, available for the Arbor Acres, Indian River and Ross brands, now covers breeder, broiler and hatchery topics Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New wave of fresh thinking in farm animal care takes stage at Livestock Care Conference March 2016

Breaking down silos and pushing the pace of progress through enhanced collaboration and engagement was a central focus of the Livestock Care Conference Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Cobb Flock Awards Presented in Canada March 2016

Synergy Agri Group of Nova Scotia is the latest winner of the award for the top Cobb500 breeder performance in Canada Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

A Perspective on the AI Crisis in the U.S. March 2016

On April 27, 2015, Center Fresh Group in Iowa was hit with avian influenza. Within a matter of weeks, Center Fresh Group lost 9.9 million birds – 8 million layers and 1.9 pullets. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Chicken Farmers of Ontario approves new kosher chicken processing plant

Chicken Farmers of Ontario has approved the application of Premier Kosher Inc., to process kosher certified chicken. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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!

AgAnnex Events

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show Tue Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Top Crop Events
XXV World's Poultry Congress Mon Sep 05, 2016 @ 8:00am - 05:00pm
Canadian Poultry Events