Bulletins

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 …


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 …


ANIMAL CARE PROGRAM PASSES THIRD-PARTY AUDIT

OTTAWA, March 20, 2017 – Chicken Farmers of Canada’s (CFC) strong commitment to animal care has been confirmed with the completion of the inaugural comprehensive third-party audit. NSF International’s report concluded that “The national Animal Care Program has been implemented …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE CHANGE MARCH 12 2017

Effective for eggs hatched on or after March 12, 2017, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a producer to a hatchery operator is $0.542 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an increase of 0.2 cents from the …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE FEB 19 2017

Effective February 19 to April 15, 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 $1.539.  This is a 1.8 cent decrease for this weight category compared to …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE CHANGE JAN 15 2017

Effective for eggs hatched on or after January 15, 2017, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a producer to a hatchery operator is $0.540 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an increase of 0.7 cents from the …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE DEC 25 2016

Effective December 25, 2016 to February 18, 2017, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing >2.20 to 2.30 kg is $1.557.  This is the first period to use Manitoba’s new pricing formula.  The base price weight …


LONG TERM PRICING AGREEMENT REACHED

Manitoba Chicken Producers (MCP), Granny’s Poultry Cooperative, and Dunn-Rite Food Products have reached a long term agreement on a pricing formula.  The agreement will be in place until January 20, 2018 (periods A-141 to A-147). The formula to determine the …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE CHANGE NOV 20 2016

Effective for eggs hatched on or after November 20, 2016, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a producer to a hatchery operator is $0.533 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an decrease of 0.7 cents from the …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE OCT 30 2016

Effective October 30 to December 24, 2016, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing 1.65kg to 2.2kg is $1.5630. This is an decrease of 8.48 cents/kg from A-139. Complete Bulletin