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New course to teach animal rights law; a sign of the changing times?

A new course being taught this fall at the University of Ottawa is an indication that attitudes toward animal rights are changing, say activists, a trend that one Liberal MP hopes will pave the way for his private member`s bill in Parliament. >> Read full article

Undercover video analyzed by third-party

The Canadian Centre for Food Integrity, in partnership with The Center for Food Integrity in the US (CFI), convened an Animal Care Review Panel to analyze an undercover animal rights group video about an egg farm that was released on July 21, 2016. >> Read full article

Shareholders want Yum! brands to stop routine antibiotic use in meat

Earlier this week Yum Brands investors filed a shareholder proposal requesting that it phase out antibiotic use in its meat supply, with a particular focus on the company's Kentucky Fried Chicken chain. >> Read full article

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Apply Now for the Canadian Poultry Sustainability Award

Are you a farmer committed to the sustainability of your farm and industry? Canadian Poultry magazine is recognizing farmers for their use of practices that protect and improve the health and welfare of the birds; protect and minimize the impact of farming practices on the environment; advance the economic and social well-being of the farm, family and employees, and surrounding communities. The Grand Prize winner will receive $2000, a farm gate sign and a trophy. Enter your farm today! >> Learn More…


21 U.S. Land-Grant Universities Create Animal Feed Database

Twenty-one U.S. land-grant institutions and partner organizations are collaborating to provide researchers, Extension professionals, regulators, feed industries, and producers with up-to-date, research-based information on the nutrient needs of agricultural animals >> Read full article

$180 million invested in rural broadband network

The federal and provincial governments have announced an investment of up to $180 million in a broadband network for southwestern Ontario, a digital initiative involving the University of Guelph (UofG). >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

XXV World's Poultry Congress

September 5, 2016
Location: China National Convention Center, Beijing >> More Info

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show

September 13-15, 2016
Location: Woodstock, Ont. >> More Info

Advancing Women Conference

October 3-4, 2016
Location: Fairmont Royal York, 100 Front St W, Toronto >> More Info