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New partnership aims to support antibiotic-free poultry production

The partnership, involving Poultry Partners and Country Junction Feeds, is designed to integrate health and nutrition expertise and resources, including expanded antibiotic-free feed mill capacity.

Canada’s flock reaches 145.5 million birds

According to the 2016 Census of Agriculture the number of chickens and hens in Canada rose from 133 million in 2011 to 145.5 million in 2016.

Poultry research day focuses on antimicrobial stewardship

Featuring a panel of industry and academic experts, the Poultry Health Research Network (PHRN) Research Day brought together researchers, industry, government, and producer representatives to discuss antimicrobial stewardship.
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Perspectives: Consumers want to know far beyond the nutritional label

Transparency, sustainability and traceability have become basic consumer expectations, making them essential to food production, says John Scott, former president of the Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers (CFIG).

After analyzing food strategies of major retailers for more than 40 years, Scott now consults and speaks on how to respond to consumer food trends. He believes the time for producers to push back on sustainability, traceability and animal welfare is over.
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Crop Life Canada Social Media Training

May 23, 2017
Location: Delta Hotel, Guelph, Ontario
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PIC Human Resources Day

May 25, 2017
Location: Hanlon Convention Centre, Guelph, Ontario
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Turkey Academy 2017

June 1, 2017
Location: Elmhurst Inn, Ingersoll, Ontario
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