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Cindy Egg Farmerette is back!October 11, 2019Alberta cracking down on farm trespassersOctober 4, 2019Ground-breaking study looks at backyard flock ownersSeptember 27, 2019CP’s Top 5: September’s most-read articlesSeptember 24, 2019In search of a necrotic enteritis vaccineSeptember 20, 2019Keith Robbins leaves Poultry Industry CouncilSeptember 13, 2019Activists occupy Alberta turkey barnSeptember 6, 2019KFC testing plant-based chicken in U.S.August 30, 2019CP’s Top 5: August’s most-read articlesAugust 27, 2019EFC launches new national marketing platformAugust 23, 2019LRIC appoints new CEOAugust 16, 2019Editor’s choice: A focus on healthAugust 13, 2019Vegan activists a cyberbullying threatAugust 9, 2019McDonald’s adopts EQA logo for campaignAugust 2, 2019CP’s Top 5: July’s most-read articlesJuly 30, 2019Introducing this year’s Who’s Who editionJuly 26, 2019What climate change means for heat stressJuly 19, 2019Study pinpoints reasons for feather peckingJuly 12, 2019Editor’s choice: A focus on healthJuly 9, 2019Exceldor, Granny's to mergeJuly 5, 2019Productivity gains outpacing energy usage riseJune 28, 2019Next steps for transitionJune 26, 2019CP’s Top 5: June’s most-read articlesJune 25, 2019KFC to feature Raised by a Canadian Farmer sealJune 21, 2019Confronting finances before transition planningJune 19, 2019Swapping beef for poultry cuts emissionsJune 14, 2019Dealing with relationship dynamics during succession planningJune 12, 2019Editor’s choice: A focus on pest controlJune 11, 2019Gene-edited chicken cells resist AI virusJune 7, 2019Spotlighting results from the Ag Succession SurveyJune 5, 2019Sensor technology in poultryMay 31, 2019CP’s Top 5: May’s most-read articlesMay 28, 2019Ventilation: Thinking outside the tunnelMay 24, 2019TFC launches national campaignMay 17, 2019Editor’s choice: A focus on nutritionMay 14, 2019Reducing early chick mortalityMay 10, 2019CP’s Top 5: April’s most-read articlesMay 4, 2019Egg Quality Assurance symbol a gamechangerMay 3, 2019The ‘Chicken Whisperer’ honouredApril 26, 2019The future of poultry housesApril 19, 2019IBD: Poultry’s silent enemyApril 12, 2019Editor’s choice: A focus on innovatorsApril 9, 2019New poultry show coming to OntarioApril 5, 2019EFO dedicates new scholarship to Donald ShaverMarch 29, 2019Liberals promise billions for poultry and dairy farmersMarch 22, 2019Canadian geneticist wins poultry scholarshipMarch 15, 2019Editor’s choice: A focus on air qualityMarch 12, 2019What the red-hot meal kit market means for poultryMarch 8, 2019Blockchain for poultry has arrivedMarch 1, 2019CP’s Top 5: February’s most-read articlesFebruary 26, 2019Made in Canada lab grown poultryFebruary 22, 2019Dispatches from the 2019 IPPEFebruary 15, 2019Editor’s choice: Animal welfareFebruary 12, 2019Nationwide poultry research roundupFebruary 8, 2019The rise of robots in poultryFebruary 1, 2019Innovation in humane handling and transportJanuary 25, 2019Nutrition in cage-free housingJanuary 18, 2019Editor’s choice: Ask the Vet Q&AsJanuary 15, 2019Innovative water managementJanuary 11, 2019Top 10 Ways to Help Prevent Barn FiresJanuary 4, 20195 tips for better broodingDecember 28, 2018CP’s Top 5: 2018’s most-read articlesDecember 24, 2018Big Data and sustainable sourcingDecember 21, 2018Charges laid in chicken abuse caseDecember 14, 2018Editor’s choice: Unconventional marketsDecember 11, 2018Exclusive livestock and poultry pharmacy opensDecember 7, 2018Ottawa to compensate farmers affected by trade dealsNovember 30, 2018CP’s Top 5: November’s most-read articlesNovember 27, 2018New HatchCare hatchery opens in OntarioNovember 23, 2018What’s millennials think about food issuesNovember 16, 2018Editor’s choice: A new era of antibiotics useNovember 13, 2018Meet the future of poultry nutritionNovember 9, 2018Feds announce new poultry and egg working groupNovember 2, 2018CP’s Top 5: October’s most-read articlesOctober 30, 2018Why chicken reigns supremeOctober 26, 2018Disease control by tweetOctober 19, 2018Poultry demand projected to remain strongOctober 12, 2018Focus on: Preparing for winterOctober 9, 2018Responding to the USMCAOctober 5, 2018Higher stock, higher stress?September 28, 2018CP’s Top 5: September’s most-read articlesSeptember 25, 2018CFC announce the creation of the Young Farmers ProgramSeptember 21, 2018Better barns: Not every boiler is created equalSeptember 14, 2018Editor’s choice: A focus on lightingSeptember 11, 2018Utilizing vaccines to reduce antimicrobial useSeptember 7, 2018Proactive pest control for poultry barnsAugust 31, 2018CP’s Top 5: August’s most-read articlesAugust 28, 2018Managing the carbon footprint of poultry productionAugust 24, 2018What the duck? Exploring Canada's duck industryAugust 17, 2018Editor’s choice: A focus on biosecurity August 14, 2018The healing power of eggsAugust 10, 2018How to improve cleaning and disinfection after a disease challengeAugust 3, 2018Advice and success stories to help with your successionAugust 1, 2018CP's Top 5: July's most popular articlesJuly 31, 2018The outlook for enriched cagesJuly 27, 2018Focusing on finance – not just the farmJuly 25, 2018Disease watch update: ILT - OntarioJuly 20, 2018Ventilating free-run layer barnsJuly 13, 2018Taking data management to a new levelJuly 6, 2018Welcome to Ag Succession MonthJuly 4, 2018What can producers do to prevent Salmonella?June 29, 2018Disease watch: ILT discovered in OntarioJune 22, 2018Showing off supply managementJune 15, 2018On-farm avian influenza test in the worksJune 8, 2018Get the most out of your lighting systemJune 1, 2018Joining the consumer conversationMay 25, 2018Addressing antimicrobial use in the Canadian poultry industryMay 18, 2018Spring maintenance tips for your poultry barnMay 11, 2018Untangling the tax reform puzzleMay 4, 2018Nutritional strategies for optimizing poultry gut healthApril 27, 2018Lighting and the broiler codeApril 20, 2018New blog post! Cindy Egg Farmerette – March MadnessApril 13, 2018Emerging alternative protein trendsApril 6, 2018Lowering greenhouse gas emissions in turkey productionMarch 29, 2018ILT biosecurity advisory for OntarioMarch 23, 2018Addressing respiratory-origin E. coli issuesMarch 16, 2018Exploring a future without supply managementMarch 9, 2018Managing footpad dermatitis and litter conditionsMarch 2, 2018Minimizing injurious pecking in enriched housingFebruary 23, 2018The top 10 findings on consumer attitudesFebruary 16, 2018Don’t miss out: CP Reader’s survey ends today!February 9, 2018Animal welfare should be precompetitiveFebruary 2, 2018Poultry groups slam revised TPP dealJanuary 26, 2018Ending supply management would mean huge job loses: reportJanuary 19, 2018Cindy Egg Farmerette’s barn takes shapeJanuary 12, 2018Gender ID race | The future of rearingJanuary 5, 2018The genetic revolutionDecember 29, 2017Season’s Greetings from Canadian Poultry MagazineDecember 22, 2017An update on avian infectious bronchitisDecember 15, 2017Why we chose an enriched colony systemDecember 8, 2017Cargill piloting traceable turkeysDecember 1, 2017The impact of happier hensNovember 24, 2017Nestle going cage-free by 2025November 17, 2017The outlook for enriched cagesNovember 10, 2017Alberta back in national chicken quota systemNovember 3, 2017What happens if NAFTA ends?October 27, 2017U.S. demands end to supply management / Feds abandon controversial tax reformOctober 20, 2017B.C. unveils free-range standards / Feds invest in poultry welfareOctober 13, 2017U.S. to present poultry demands / London Poultry Show rebrandedOctober 6, 2017CFC names new executive director / Libs vow to defend supply managementSeptember 29, 2017The future – Technology leading the waySeptember 22, 2017Ag 150: The future – Challenges and opportunitiesSeptember 21, 2017The present – The state of the industrySeptember 20, 2017The past - Heritage farms part IISeptember 19, 2017A celebration of agriculture and Canada’s 150thSeptember 18, 2017Bernier done targeting supply management / Trade uncertainties aboundSeptember 15, 2017Consumers: Bridging the gap | Who’s Who QuebecSeptember 8, 2017Consulting Canadians on NAFTA | Who’s Who B.C.September 1, 2017New CFC executive director / An organic firstAugust 25, 2017Canada’s NAFTA demands | Who’s Who ManitobaAugust 18, 2017Egg production on the rise | Who’s Who AlbertaAugust 4, 2017$5M for agri-food processors | Smart agricultureJuly 28, 2017Further reducing antimicrobial use | Targeting immunosuppressionJuly 21, 2017Hatchery innovation: ID technology | EFC joins Ag in the ClassroomJuly 14, 2017New commercial hatchery | Alternative approach to antimicrobialsJuly 7, 2017Infectious Bronchitis advisory | GAP provides fundingJune 30, 2017CHEP update | Turkey-specific dataJune 23, 2017Success stories: how four farm families are dealing with the transition of ownershipJune 16, 2017Next generation owners: thinking ahead for successionJune 15, 2017Expert advice: managing the moving parts of succession planningJune 14, 2017Legal considerations for succession | Tax and finance adviceJune 13, 2017Welcome to Ag Succession Week! A new resource for your family farmJune 12, 2017Processors show support | New online traceability coursesJune 9, 2017Calls for chicken irradiation | Talking emission controlJune 2, 2017Organic selenium source approved | Countdown to NAFTA renegotiationsMay 26, 2017Canada’s growing flock | A focus on antimicrobial stewardshipMay 19, 2017Advocacy award recipient named | New broiler barn designMay 12, 2017Trudeau defends supply management | Nutrition in antibiotic-free productionMay 5, 2017Trudeau defends supply management | Nutrition in antibiotic-free productionApril 28, 2017ILT Disease Advisory | Burnbrae Farms named as a finalist for New Product AwardApril 21, 2017NAFTA renegotiation | KFC U.S. to eliminate antibioticsApril 13, 2017CFC 2017 executive committee | Alberta heritage chicksApril 6, 2017New code for layers | EFC elects new chairMarch 31, 2017CFC program passes audit | Poultry farms being targetedMarch 24, 2017Second HPAI case in TN | A&W elevates welfare standardsMarch 17, 2017HPAI found in U.S. | Mild bird flu in WIMarch 10, 2017New poultry science award | Lasers keep poultry safeMarch 3, 2017Brooding workshop | Truss plate corrosionFebruary 24, 20172017 IPPE attendance | UK bird fluFebruary 17, 2017Research strategy review and potential new research clusterFebruary 10, 2017Resetting the agri-food trade agenda | Precision livestock farmingFebruary 3, 2017Management crisis expected for Canada’s poultry and egg farms | Playing it smartJanuary 27, 2017FarmFood360° now online | Turkey hens like it hotJanuary 20, 2017Loonie has greatest influence on 2017 agriculture outlook | Support for poultry healthJanuary 13, 2017UBC welcomes national sustainability research chair | Nobody does it betterJanuary 6, 2017Preserving the future | Hypereye: A game changerDecember 23, 2016Growing bottom lines with social impact | Logging disease outbreaksDecember 8, 2016New chair for Chicken Farmers of Canada |Optimal feed structure for pulletsDecember 2, 2016Addressing border controls for supply-managed goods | Shell qualityNovember 25, 2016Who pays for an AI crisis? | Determining chick genderNovember 18, 2016Camelina meal approved for layer feed | Towards net zeroNovember 11, 2016Global Egg to purchase Etobicoke facility | New feed buzzNovember 4, 2016Value of commercial broiler trials | From field to flockOctober 28, 2016Answering industry challenges | A case in pointOctober 21, 2016EggCentric TV | Building trustOctober 14, 2016Vaccine strategies for Campylobacter | What do consumers think of the Canadian poultry industry?October 7, 2016Hendrix Genetics invests in laboratory upgrades | TWEET us to win!!September 30, 2016High risk for feed quality issues | UN holds historic meeting to tackle antibiotic useSeptember 23, 2016AAFC funding for Quebec poultry | McDonald’s Decision to Go Cage-freeSeptember 16, 2016Food from Thought | Sasso and Hendrix sign MoUSeptember 9, 2016Control zone removed in Niagara | Merial recognizes 10 years of VAXXITECHAugust 19, 2016Animal rights law course | No wrong-doing in undercover videoAugust 12, 2016Migratory birds are not a reservoir for pathogenic flu viruses | Apply Now - Canadian Poultry Sustainability AwardJuly 29, 2016Insect protein approved for broilers | Farmers are leadersJuly 22, 2016Why some chickens are resistant to AI | Cracks in mannan hypothesis under SBM-based dietsJuly 18, 2016Low-path AI found at Ontario duck farm | Health Canada proposes rules for veterinary drugsJuly 8, 2016Canada’s #MPChickenHero winner | Perdue’s animal care commitmentsJune 30, 2016Revised Code of Practice released | New simplified tax rules for quotaJune 17, 2016Aviagen launches new global Parent Stock Nutrition Specs | NFACC releases videos explaining Code of Practice processMay 27, 2016St. Hubert sale will not limit consumer choice | The future of poultry productionMay 20, 2016Biosecurity urged by CFIA | Aviagen’s new management appMay 6, 2016Farmland values up | How project managers can assist with a buildApril 15, 2016Walmart makes cage-free announcement | Hendrix Genetics finalizes Coolen acquisitionApril 8, 2016
St-Hubert acquired by Swiss Chalet owner Cara | AAFC funding for GHG mitigation (April 2016)Major retailers pledge cage-free | Cobb Flock Awards (March 2016)CFO approves new kosher processing plant | Online PCP course (March 2016)A&W commits to better cage-free housing | DNA testing for spent fowl (March 2016)Defining sustainability | Specialty birds growing opportunity (February 2016)EFC and CFC support youth | More restaurants pledge cage-free (February 2016)Barn fires devastating | Farm partnerships - components (February 2016)Canadian egg industry to transition away from conventional housing (February 2016)New Year, new innovations for livestock feed | Feed structure (January 2016)Granny's Poultry expanding | NCC frustrated over access to Canada in TPP (January 2016)New hatchery for Hendrix-ISA | Farm & Food Care Ontario selects Executive Director (January 2016)AI funding for B.C. | COOL repealed by U.S. Congress (December 2015)New Animal Care Strategy for Maple Leaf Foods | AI cases in France increase (December 2015)Majority of Americans think chicken has hormones and steroids | Mycotoxin tool (December 2015)New poultry ventilation app | Maple Leaf trimming jobs (November 2015)Wild Birds as Sentinels | Poultry businesses win awards (November 2015)An Inspired Canadian System | Alltech acquires Masterfeeds (November 2015)McDonald’s Canada announcement aligns with industry | CFIA issues biosecurity notice (October 2015)Seats are filling up quickly! Don't miss out - register now for the Canadian Poultry Sustainability Symposium (October 2015)Draft poultry Code of Practice open for comments | National poultry groups respond to TPP (October 2015)Eastern vs. Western Canada and the TPP | Fighting false information (October 2015)U.S. considers ventilation shutdown as culling option | McDonald's pledges cage-free eggs (September 2015)EFA hosts environmental workshop | Cobb’s million expansion in Brazil (September 2015)PSIW registration now open | U.S. stockpiling avian flu vaccine (August 2015)CFO launching portfolio of programs on allocating growth | IPPE registration opens (August 2015)First quarantine zone removed | Only 3 weeks left to enter the Canadian Poultry Sustainability Award (July 2015)Is poultry unfair target of TPP? | Quarantine zones in Ontario should be lifted by end of month (July 2015)Managing heat stress in layers | Feds deny report proposed trade deal would destabilize supply management (June 2015)Democrats against TPP fast-track | Celebrating Canadian Food (June 2015)Ontario poultry industry returning to normal | Wal-mart suggests meat suppliers curb antibiotic use (June 2015)This outbreak of avian influenza is like no other | B.C. poultry industry gets funding (May 2015)U.S. says Canada must open up ag sector | Poultry workers’ union calls for more action (May 2015)H5N2 continues U.S. spread | London Poultry Show Cancelled (April 2015)High-path H5 suspected in Ont. turkey flock | EFO invests in public trust (April 2015)IMPACT program | Cargill hires Canadian poultry welfare expert (March 2015)McDonald’s U.S. launches antibiotic policy | Chickens killed by vandals in S.C. (March 2015)Sustainability Report launched by Egg Farmers of Alberta | The Burning Question (February 2015)Anticipated cholesterol guidelines good news for eggs | PHRN gets a new coordinator (February 2015)A.I. hits another backyard coop in B.C. | Hybrid takes ownership of Ag Forte’s grandparent operation (February 2015)CFO launches Food Donation Program | USDA sets salmonella standards (January 2015)B.C. industry feels AI has been contained | Adding to the sustainability discussion (January 2015)7 farms now positive for AI in B.C. | Some schools in U.S. to serve ABF chicken (December 2014)New allocation agreement for CFC | Turkey genome mapping nearing completion (November 2014)EFO announces 2014 new entrants | Shaping the Future (November 2014)EFC establishes public policy research chair | Canadian Feed Research Centre opens (November 2014)Canada’s farm protection trade talks hurdle | Olymel expanding cooked products facility in Ste-Rosalie (October 2014)Aviagen hosts Canadian broiler breeder producers | Hybrid enters into agreement with Ag Forte (October 2014)Unilever wants to address difficult animal care issues | Ontario’s new tax credit for farmers (October 2014)Genomic and feed research funding | N.S. processor vows to fight (September 2014)CFO launches special breeds program | White House unveils antibiotic resistance plan (September 2014)Precision feeding | Hemp product increases Omega-3 content of eggs (September 2014)Burnbrae Farms gifts 0,000 for professorship | Quebec to amend Civil Code (August 2014)Poultry Code of Practice funding | U.S. reforms poultry inspections (August 2014)Chicken Farmers of Saskatchewan get research funding | Meat industry outlook (July 2014)Don’t chicken out on supply management | Food tracking needs improvement (July 2014)Nominations Now Open for the Canadian Poultry Sustainability Sympoisum and Award (July 2014)Anti-Spam Legislation | Cobb flock award winners for Canada (June 2014)Raised by a Canadian Farmer | Quebec processors expand (June 2014)Anti-Spam Legislation | Cobb flock award winners for Canada (May 2014)Pullet growers denied agency status | Survey reveals consumer confusion about antibiotic resistance (May 2014)National Quality Assurance Program for Canadian eggs | Egg Farmers of Alberta accepting applications (May 2014)New-Life donates 75 Thousand | Egg Farmers launches new consumer campaign (April 2014)Sustainable food | EFO's new egg donation program (April 2014)Import levies and quotas needed to protect EU poultry meat sector | Targeted management tools for coccidiosis (March 2014)Pullet growers denied agency status | Survey reveals consumer confusion about antibiotic resistance (March 2014)M research investment | Opening the door on poultry production (February 2014)OBHECC announces new Chair | Today is Food Freedom Day (February 2014)Egg supply management criticism | Environmental impact study (January 2014)Canadian Poultry’s Top Stories from 2013 (January 2014)FSIS salmonella plan | Ontario agri-business report (December 2013)PGC readies for status | FDA phasing out antibiotics (December 2013)Poultry probiotic | COFS wins awards (November 2013)Animal transport safety | Warehouse Shell celebrates 75 (November 2013)'Faces of Farming' | Western poultry investment (November 2013)Kosher chicken shortage | Agriculture research investment (October 2013)Maple Lodge found guilty | 4-H Youth Ag Summit (October 2013)Humane meat in Sobeys | Canada's influenza survey (September 2013)CAFO agreement in Iowa | 2013 Environmental Stewards (September 2013)Tracking resistant bacteria | Cobb flock awards (September 2013)PSIW registration now open | Containing outbreaks (August 2013)Human H7N9 transmission | API buys Clark’s (August 2013)Maple Leaf selling turkey farms | Heating with biomass (July 2013)Listeria research | Buying local (July 2013)Avian influenza in U.S. | Canadian farm safety grows (June 2013)Canadian food safety | EFO’s new quota system (June 2013)H7N9 research | New Sunnymel plant begins operation (May 2013)Turkey careers website | Support for value-added processors (May 2013)Sustainable food | Imported H7N9 (May 2013)Farmland values| H7N9 cases increasing (April 2013)Outstanding Ontario farmers | Avian flu vaccine (April 2013)Limiting antibiotics | Risk management (March 2013)Improving eyes with eggs | 4-H celebrates 100 years (March 2013)Eugene Whelan passes away | U.S. Salmonella vaccine (February 2013)Farm safety | Growing Forward 2 details (February 2013)Avian flu research to resume | Disease control zones (January 2013)Avian flu research | 4-H Canada celebrates 100 (January 2013)Increasing broiler quotas | Canadian food industry lagging (December 2012)Sunnymel plant begins production | U.S. increases Salmonella control (December 2012)Rabobank Q4 report | Reducing turley femur fractures (November 2012)Oil blend reduces salmonella | Vitala Foods launches vitamin D egg (November 2012)Global meat production, consumption slows | Sunrise doubles turkey processing at Taber, Alta. plant (October 2012)USDA lowers corn harvest projection | Aviagen sponsors CPRC's new research program (October 2012)Tariffs must go if Canada joins TPP | Farmers and food industry come together (September 2012)USDA corn and soybean forecast | Feeding microbials and probiotics (September 2012)Hong Kong to introduce new H5N1 vaccine | Canada negotiating with Ukraine for agricultural trade (August 2012)Egg study disputed| USDA projects 13 per cent reduction in corn (August 2012)Novel AI virus | U.S. livestock groups want ethanol mandate waived (August 2012)National livestock traceability system in Canada's future | Shur-Gain celebrates 75th anniversary (July 2012)Funding for precision feeding | McDonald’s to emphasize chicken on menu (July 2012)U.S. Senate passes farm bill | Room for supply management in TPP (June 2012)Toughening food safety | UEP economic impact study (June 2012) million for Eden Valley | Listening to poultry (May 2012)Farm numbers shrinking | Tim Hortons announces animal welfare initiatives (May 2012)Burger King pledges cage-free by 2017 | AI viruses added to reportable diseases list (April 2012)Supply management won’t be sacrificed | APRI gets funding boost (April 2012)Canadian agriculture funding cut in the 2012 budget | Controversial bird flu studies cleared (March 2012)Val-Co’s New Community Nest with New Winchable Slats | Bird Flu Studies May Undermine Credibility (March 2012)Name change for Alberta Egg Producers | HSUS putting pressure on Tim Horton's (March 2012)Eliminating Campylobacter | Maple Leaf further consolidates (February 2012)Busting myths | Ethanol policies hurt livestock farmers (February 2012)Banff egg forum | Boost in ginseng-fed chicken (January 2012)U.S. restricts antibiotic use | Five reasons to defend supply management (January 2012)
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