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MCP SATISFIED WITH COUNCIL DECISION ON ANNUAL SPECIALITY QUOTA PROGRAM

Manitoba Chicken Producers (MCP) is pleased with the Manitoba Farm Products Marketing Council’s (Council) decision to uphold the introduction of the Annual Speciality Quota Program. Launched January 1, 2017, the Annual Speciality Quota Program provides improved opportunities for smaller scale …


Saleable Chick Price Changes July 2 2017

Effective for eggs hatched on or after July 2, 2017, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a broiler hatching egg producer to a hatchery operator is $0.549 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an increase of 0.3 …


RETAIL COUNCIL SUPPORTS ANIMAL CARE PROGRAM

TORONTO, June 1, 2017 /CNW/ – Retail Council of Canada’s grocery members understand that Canadians look to them to ensure products from animals are safe, high quality and raised in a humane manner. RCC and our member companies remain attentive …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE CHANGE MAY 7 2017

Effective for eggs hatched on or after May 7, 2017, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a broiler hatching egg producer to a hatchery operator is $0.546 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an increase of 0.4 …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE APRIL 16 2017

Effective April 16 to June 10, 2017, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing more than 2.20 kg but less than 2.30 kg is $1.555.  This is a 1.6 cent increase for this weight category compared to …