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Nominations open for Influential Women in Canadian Agriculture recognition program

Nominate a woman leaving her mark on the Canadian poultry industry.

Humane society wants better fire protection in barns to stop animal deaths

At least 750,000 animals have died in barn fires since 2015, group estimates.

National Poultry Show to proceed as planned

PIC issued statement in response to coronavirus concerns.
Sponsored Spotlight 
Agrimesh Technologies

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Feature articles 

The Internet of Things and poultry

The Internet of Things (IoT) is often touted as the next big thing in agriculture. But what exactly is it, and how can it help farmers? Here’s an overview of how it’s being applied in the poultry industry and an update on recent advances. » Read more...
LRIC Update

LRIC Update: Combating false layer syndrome

Following good biosecurity protocols at all times is the best way to reduce the risk of false layer syndrome to poultry flocks. If the disease is transmitted, early detection is key to reducing its economic impact. Those were two of the takeaways from a recent meeting held in Ontario. » Read more...


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