Poultry Production

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!

Getting Started October 2015

Getting into the chicken industry under the Chicken Farmers of Ontario (CFO) New Entrant Program is a long-term commitment, but for Jamie and Melissa English of Alliston, it was exactly the opportunity they wanted. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

National poultry groups respond to TPP October 2015

The national poultry marketing boards and the Canadian Poultry and Egg Processors Council react to the Trans Pacific Partnership announcement Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Research proposals wanted for rapid disposal of poultry carcasses October 2015

The US Poultry board research initiative is requesting pre-proposals on the rapid disposal of poultry carcasses following depopulation. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Air permitting, wastewater treatment topics at enviro meeting October 2015

Air permitting and wastewater treatment were just a few of the topics discussed during the US Poultry & Egg Association's annual environmental management seminar Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Reducing Floor Eggs October 2015

Floor and slat eggs can be a huge problem in a breeder flock. Not only do they lower hatch and production for the hatchery, but they also lead to poorer chick Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Aviagen hosts young Canadian farmers September 2015

Aviagen welcomed three young Canadian farmers to its global headquarters in Huntsville, Alabama during the week of Sept. 13-20. The young farmers were offered a glimpse of the world’s most advanced poultry-breeding operations. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Draft Code of Practice for Chickens, Turkeys and Breeders set for public comment period September 2015

Hot on the heels of a broad swath of animal care developments comes fresh news that an updated Code of Practice for Canadian poultry has entered the stretch drive toward finalization. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Jansen Poultry Equipment takes over Brodhan Agri September 2015

Jansen Poultry Equipment recently announced that it has taken over the the activities of Brodhan Agri Equipment. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Litter Management September 2015

Litter management is a crucial part to maintaining a healthy environment and reducing challenges for every flock. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

B.C. holds first poultry symposium October 2015

Given the experience British Columbia has had with avian influenza (AI), the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture (BCMA) is now trying to develop an early warning system for the disease. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Feeding the Newly Hatched Broiler Chick September 2015

As the baby chick grows and develops inside an egg, the yolk is the sole source of nutrients to support its development. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Polar Egg November 2015

They don’t have polar bear insignias stamped on them like Canadian diamonds, but eggs from distributor and marketer, Polar Egg are gaining popularity with North Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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