hicken Farmers of Canada (CFC) is proud to announce the election of its 2022 Executive Committee. Elected by the CFC Board of Directors at its Annual General Meeting yesterday, the CFC Executive Committee is a dynamic team, whose passion and...
“Photos courtesy of Farm Boy Productions” Harry Pellisero, former General Manager of Egg Farmers of Ontario (EFO), has been awarded the Poultry Industry Council (PIC) “Ed McKinlay Poultry Worker” award for 2021. The award was presented at the EFO AGM...
Canadian egg, chicken, turkey and hatching egg farmers highlight the hard work of Canada’s farming families and their contributions to the vibrancy of communities from coast to coast. Early yesterday morning, Canadian poultry and egg farmers hosted their renowned pop-up...

Source: CBC Avian influenza has turned up on another farm in Nova Scotia — the third incident in recent weeks. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) says it's investigating the outbreak and the farms have been strictly quarantined. Poultry and egg producers...
Yorkshire Valley Farms and the Guelph Organic Conference are pleased to announce that applications for the 2021 Yorkshire Valley Farms Canadian Eco-Scholar Award are now open. Through Yorkshire Valley Farms’ financial support, the award now includes a total of $10,000...
Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan announced today at their annual Cultivating Trust Conference that the winner of the 2020 Champion Award is Tiffany Martinka. Each year, the Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan Champion Award recognizes a recipient who has...
The National Poultry Show, a 60+ year spring tradition for the Poultry Industry Council (PIC) and Western Fair Association (WFA) announces new dates: June 22nd – 23rd, 2022 for this coming year. The event will transition to an Industry Open House, presented by the...
Dr. Chris Ashworth, DVM contributed to this report. Part 2 of a 4-part series on viruses in animal production. Part 1 discussed what viruses are and how they impact animal production. There are a number of ways that an animal can become...
This is an explanation of what is happening each day as a chicken embryo develops, complete with candling pictures. The egg I am using is a silver spangled spitzhauben. Definitions you may need: Vitteline membrane: The membrane that surrounds the yolk...
Source: Global News Another meat industry facility in Alberta is coping with dozens of COVID-19 cases as Alberta Health Services confirmed Friday it is working to investigate an outbreak at a poultry site in Lethbridge. “AHS is working closely with Sunrise...
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