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2013 Broiler Production Levels and Price

The average production level in 2013 was marginally higher than 2012.  The year opened with a production level similar to the close of 2012.  Levels stayed on trend, rising through the summer months then declining through the fall to year …


2013 Broiler Quota Utilization

The average quota utilization for A115 to A121 was 100.11%.  This is essentially unchanged from 2012.  The national average was 100.39%.  Manitoba’s overproduction in period 115 resulted in a penalty assessment of by Chicken Farmers of Canada. ALLOCATION ACTUAL UTILIZATION …


2013 Hatching Egg Production

Domestic egg production in 2013 was up 5.4% from 2012. Domestic egg hatchability improved slightly to 81.5%.  Imported eggs dropped by 20.5% compared to 2012 and imported chicks followed the same trend, decreasing by almost 13% from the previous year. …


Online Poultry Training Program

Canada’s Poultry Industry Council (PIC) has just launched a unique online training program for the poultry sector.  Targeted to new farm workers, new industry employees, and new graduates hoping to work in the poultry industry, PoultryPro consists of four online modules that …


Industry Overview 2013

IN MANITOBA Manitoba had 24 hatching egg producers and 115 registered broiler (meat) chicken producers. Over 97% of all registered hatching egg and chicken farms in Manitoba are family owned and operated. Broiler Hatching Eggs The average size for a …