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Chicken Farmers of Canada names new executive director

CFC has announced that Michael Laliberté has been selected as the incoming executive director, replacing Mike Dungate, who has held the role for over 20 years.

More Canadians think our food system is heading in the right direction

Canadians feel the food system is headed in the right direction, new research released by the Canadian Centre for Food Integrity reveals.

Libs will defend supply management in NAFTA talks: MacAulay

Canada is ready to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement, but supply management will be protected, Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay said Monday following a meeting with Canadian farmers.
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A U.K. perspective on welfare

Housing and managing poultry in ways that are sensitive to the birds’ needs while respecting the sustainability of farming in the United Kingdom is the focus of Dr. Victoria Sandilands work. A senior behaviour and welfare scientist at the Monogastric Science Research Centre at Scotland’s Rural College, she spoke at the University of Guelph’s Campbell Centre for the Study of Animal Welfare in Guelph, Ont., earlier this year as part of the centre’s ongoing animal behaviour and welfare seminar series. » Read more...

41st Annual Poultry Industry Workshop

October 6, 2017
Location: Banff, Alta.
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4-H Ontario Poultry Sen$e conference

October 13-15, 2017
Location: Schomberg, Ont.
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Ontario Poultry Breeders

October 21, 2017
Location: Grassie, Ont.
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Poultry Welfare Auditor Course (PAACO)

October 31, 2017
Location: Guelph, Ont.
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