Poultry Production

Cobb unveils new global distributor web page January 2015

Cobb-Vantress has introduced an update to the distributor page on its website to make navigation easier Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Poultry Industry Council launches new online training course January 2015

The Poultry Industry Council’s new online production training program, PoultryPro, is ready to accept its first participants. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Seeing Is Believing January 2015

It’s not easy to have the public visit a poultry farm. For one, hosting visitors involves dealing with numerous and serious biosecurity and security concerns. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Adding to the Sustainability Discussion January 2015

Farmers already know what sustainability is. They live it every day, using practices that ensure the land is there for the future. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Canadian Coup January 2015

For the first time, pure lines of Lohmann Tierzucht’s laying hens are being raised outside of Europe, and the company chose Canada for the task. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Start the Conversation January 2015

I’ve been watching A&W’s recent advertising campaigns with great interest over the last several months. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

30 minutes with a Natural Meats Salesman December 2014

Kevin, a twenty-something former manager for a commercial fitness centre, arrived at my front door one day this summer offering a free sample of beef in exchange for letting him tell me about the home-delivered natural meat he was selling. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

How Times Have Changed December 2014

While I was putting this issue together I couldn’t help but wonder what the founders of the Canadian Poultry industry would think about how far the industry has come in terms of production efficiency and organized marketing. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Foot Pad Dermatitis in Turkeys December 2014

Foot pad dermatitis is a condition characterized by lesions on the foot pad of turkeys, which, when severe, lead to the erosion of the skin layers and cause pain when weight is put on the foot. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Leveraging Litter December 2014

Some farmers buy chicken litter for their fields to avoid using commercial fertilizers. The Glasers took it one step further. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

TFC Celebrates 40 Years December 2014

The turkey farmers of canada celebrated 40 years in 2014 Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

CFIA places two more poultry farms under quarantine in B.C. December 2014

Two more fraser valley farms are under quarantine for avian influenza Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Two B.C. farms positive for avian influenza December 2014

Two farms in B.C. have tested positive for H5 avian influenza Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Millennium in Maryland December 2014

Maryland is getting serious about controlling the amount of poultry-derived nutrients seeping into Chesapeake Bay, and poultry producer Millennium Farms is developing a manure processing technology that, if economical, could make a significant dent in controlling this problem. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Free educational programs offered to IPPE attendees November 2014

Free educational programs are being offered at the 2014 International Production & Processing Expo IPPE Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

CFC signs new "landmark" allocation agreement November 2014

Chicken Farmers of Canada has announced the signing of a new allocation agreement that will see 55 per cent of future growth allocated based on provincial comparative advantage factors Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

EU poultry retailers held to account on third-party fresh products November 2014

EU poultry retailers may be penalized if they sell salmonella-contaminated fresh products Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

EFO announces 2014 New Entrants November 2014

Matt and Jen McKee, of Woodstock, Ontario and Eli and Verna Weber, of Mount Forest, Ontario have been chosen as the recipients of the Egg Farmers of Ontario's 2014 New Entrant Quota Loan Pool (NEQLP) program Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Chore-time expanding its manufacturing operations December 2014

Chore-time group is investing $7.11 million into expanding its manufacturing operations in Milford, Indiana Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Performance Management November 2014

It’s an easy mistake to make. For the most part, they look the same, sound the same, walk the same, and behave pretty much the same. There are just a few breeds of chicken and turkey, and within those, just a few widely used strains. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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