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N.S. poultry plant shut down for cleaning following COVID-19 cases

More than 400 staff now getting tested.

New website houses Canadian poultry research results

CPRC launches hub for studies it funds.

Costco transitioning to cage-free eggs worldwide

New policy applies to all international markets, including Canada.
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Chicken Farmers of Canada

Canada’s Chicken Farmers – Leading the way in Sustainability

For Canada’s chicken farmers, sustainable chicken production means protecting animal health and welfare, producing safe chicken, preserving the health of the land and of Canadian farms and contributing to the Canadian economy by providing affordable food to Canadians. » Learn more...
Feature articles 
Avian influenza protection

Avian influenza protection

Shayan Sharif led a multi-year research project looking at novel ways to prevent future AI outbreaks by boosting the immune response of the bird. The premise was that if the bird’s own immune system can rally to work in concert with a vaccine, then the level of disease protection provided will be stronger and more effective. » Here’s a look inside...
Antibiotics in broilers

Antibiotics in broilers

As Canadian broiler producers well know, their sector has eliminated the use of Category I and II human MIAs for health and growth promotion and disease prevention. While the ban of preventative use of Category III MIAs was set for the end of 2020, Chicken Farmers of Canada decided in September to reassess the timeframe. Here’s an overview of where things are at. » Read more...


Jan. 25-29, 2021 • Virtual Event » Learn more

Canada’s Agriculture Day

Feb. 23, 2021 • Ottawa, Ont. » Learn more