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August 16, 2019
Women in Ag

Livestock Research Innovation Corporation appoints new CEO

Mike McMorris assumes position in September.

Big Dutchman announces new Canadian dealer

J. Dean Williamson Ltd. new authorized layer equipment dealer.

New initiative launched to expand markets for Ontario meat and poultry processors

Industry group identifying opportunities, exploring new products and services.
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Feature articles 

Who's Who - Alberta - Paul Wurz

Alberta egg farmer Paul Wurz has been working with his longest standing client for nearly 50 years, which is as long as he’s been a producer. In a highly competitive market where a business’ bottom line is often its top priority, keeping a client that long says a lot about him. As does the fact his colony was named Alberta’s Egg Producer of the Year in 2018. » Read more

Five tips for better brooding

Getting the flock off to the right start can help positively impact health and performance throughout the flock’s life. Issues such as the environment and management of the bird, barn, feed and water are just a few factors that need to be addressed and monitored during brooding. Here are some key things to consider. » Read more