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January 10, 2020

Animal activists charged make court appearances

Protesters were part of demonstration at Alberta turkey farm.

300,000 hens killed in Michigan fire

Dozens of farm employees avoided injury.

UK ban on US chlorinated chicken ‘to continue after Brexit’

Chlorine-washed chicken and hormone-treated beef will kept out of the UK under any trade deal.
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Feature articles 
Free-Range Eggs

Free-Range Eggs: Embracing new standards

Two years ago, B.C. became the first province to introduce operating procedures for free-range layers. Here’s how producers have fared. » Read more...
Robin Horel

5 questions with CPEPC’s past president and CEO Robin Horel

Robin Horel recently wrapped up 16 years as president and CEO of the Canadian Poultry and Egg Processors Council. We asked him five questions. » Read more...

PIC Science in the Pub

Jan. 15
St. Isidore, Ont.
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PIC Science in the Pub

Jan. 20
Brodhagen, Guelph, Ont.
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Ag Days

Jan. 21-23
Brandon, Man.
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