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September 9, 2014
FEATURED NEWS: Canadian Poultry Sustainability Symposium & Award Presentation
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Hemp product increases Omega-3 content of poultry

Results of a recent study conducted at the University of Manitoba that showed an increase of over 637% in the natural omega content of eggs from chickens that consumed the exclusive HempOmegaTM plant based omega product when compared to chickens that consumed a current commercial feed product. >> Read full article

James and Brenda McIntosh recognized with award

James and Brenda McIntosh are the 2014 recipients of the Ed McKinley Poultry Worker of the Year award. The award is presented yearly to outstanding individuals in the poultry industry by the Poultry Industry Council (PIC). >> Read full article

Chicken gene shines light on birth defects

New discoveries in chicken genetics and biology are shedding light on the basis of craniofacial abnormalities in both birds and humans. >> Read full article

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Sustainability Event

Canadian Poultry Sustainability Symposium & Award Presentation

The Canadian Poultry Sustainability Symposium & Award event takes place Wednesday October 29, 2014, 8:30am t0 3:30pm at the Hanlon Convention Centre in Guelph, Ont.

Symposium cost including lunch is $60(+HST), the group rate (4 or more) is $42 per person (+HST). Register online or call Mary Burnie @ 519-429-5175 or 888-599-2228 Ext. 234.

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 Event Calendar 

Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show

Tuesday, September 09, 2014 to Thursday, September 11, 2014
Location: Woodstock, Ont.

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show offers one-stop shopping for farmers and highlights the most innovative and technologically advanced agricultural products and services available. >> More Info

Poultry Service Industry Workshop

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 to Thursday, October 09, 2014
Location: The Banff Centre, Banff, Alta.

>> More Info

Agricultural Excellence Conference

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 to Friday, November 21, 2014
Location: Fort Garry Hotel, Winnipeg, MB

In an increasingly complex and global marketplace, farm managers must be able to access the information, resources and tools to continue to develop their farm business management skills to compete and succeed. >> More Info