Laying Hen Housing and Welfare

Background:Assessing hen health and welfare is difficult and requires the consideration of many factors including freedom from disease, ability to perform specific behaviors, and...

Tyson Foods and Auburn University partner to build first stand-alone solar-powered poultry house

Off-the-grid broiler poultry house will be key to informing sustainable energy practices at scale Auburn University’s National Poultry Technology Center (NPTC), a leader in poultry...

Are your setters and hatchers being properly ventilated?

Please enjoy a series of Hatchery Tips provided By Aviagen: Tip 15 These tips will help you calibrate your CO2 sensors correctly.

Should you pre-warm your eggs?

Please enjoy a series of Hatchery Tips provided By Aviagen: Tip 14 This chart will help you make an informed decision.

Successfully Raising a Small Flock of Laying Chickens

Raising a small chicken flock for egg production in the backyard has increased in popularity. General Considerations Check all local ordinances, zoning laws, and property...

Egg Size and Your Small Flock of Laying Hens

For many people, the ideal laying hen would lay Grade A Large sized eggs from the first day to last day of her production...

Prepare for summer with tunnel ventilation

It’s that time of the season… when summer is on its way and turkey farmers need to start thinking about how they will keep...

Meet Our Families: Special 80th Anniversary Video Project

To commemorate its 80th anniversary, the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) has released the first of several videos highlighting some of its many families...

Turkey Farmers of Canada Launches National Think Turkey™ Campaign

Think TurkeyTM Aims to Increase Turkey Consumption in Canada Turkey Farmers of Canada, a national organization representing Canada's 500+ turkey farmers, the Canadian Poultry and...

Supply Management Systems

Introduction In Canada, the broiler hatching egg, chicken, dairy, egg, and turkey industries operate under national supply management systems. National marketing plans establish the framework...