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Camelina meal approved for layer feed

Camelina meal has been approved for listing in Schedule 4 of the Feeds Act in Canada as a feedstuff for laying hens.

Green jobs eligible for wage subsidies

The Career Focus Green Jobs program is offering wage subsidies to help employers with an environmental focus – including farm businesses - hire new graduates.

Answering consumers’ tough questions

Alarming research done by the Canadian Centre for Food Integrity shows 93 per cent of Canadians know little or nothing about Canadian farming practices.
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Towards net zero

It’s one of the most efficient and high-tech poultry barns in Canada – a layer barn/egg cooling facility that offsets the consumption of electricity and natural gas heating through the use of solar electricity generation and many cutting-edge technologies.

The total estimated annual electricity and natural gas needs of the facility are between 80,000 to 120,000 kWh (with one GJ of natural gas consumption equivalent to 278 kWh). It’s a facility which holds many keys to how a layer facility might be designed and operated so that it produces as much energy as it consumes, known as “net zero.” » Read more...

Agricultural Excellence Conference

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

Eastern Ontario Poultry Conference

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

Prairie Livestock Expo

December 14, 2016
Location: Winnipeg » >> Learn More