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Global Egg to purchase Etobicoke facility

Global Egg Corporation will purchase Cargill Etobicoke egg processing facility from U.S.-based Cargill, Incorporated. >> Read full article

New safety program to protect Manitoba farm workers

The Canada and Manitoba governments are investing more than $432,000 over two years to help Keystone Agricultural Producers establish a new program to provide practical, on-farm expertise, resources and training to enhance on-farm safety. >> Read full article

The negative effects of noise on chickens

Studies show that major abrupt changes to the day / night cycle of chickens will lead to stressed and anxious birds. >> Read full article

 Featured News 
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New feed buzz

Two cutting-edge Canadian poultry feed developments could change poultry nutrition in Canada.

A high-protein ingredient produced by Enterra Feed Corporation of Langley, B.C. recently received Canadian and U.S. regulatory approval for use in animal feed – the first ingredient of its kind to do so. The ingredient is Whole Dried Black Soldier Fly Larvae (BSF).

As well, Ontario-based AbCelex Technologies has developed a line of non-antibiotic, non-hormonal products that eliminate or significantly reduce pathogens in the chicken gut. “Since these innovative products are based on natural antibodies, there is no risk to human health and no possibility of antibiotic resistance,” says president and CEO, Saeid Babaei. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Agricultural Excellence Conference

Nov. 22-24, 2016
Location: Calgary >> More Info

Building Better Biosecurity Communities Forum

Nov. 23, 2016
Location: Guelph, Ont. >> More Info

2016 EFO Egg and Pullet Farmers’ Workshop

Nov. 29-30, 2016
Location: Toronto >> More Info

Eastern Ontario Poultry Conference

Dec. 1, 2016
Location: St. Isidore, Ont. >> More Info

Prairie Livestock Expo

December 14, 2016
Location: Winnipeg >> More Info