Statistics

INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE 2015

IN MANITOBA Manitoba had 23 hatching egg producers and 119 registered broiler (meat) chicken producers.  Six new broiler producers were added in 2015. Over 97% of all registered hatching egg and chicken farms in Manitoba are family owned and operated. …


2015 HATCHING EGG PRODUCTION

Manitoba hatching egg production fell by 2.69% from 2014, resulting in a quota utilization of 94.9%. Domestic egg hatchability improved slightly to 82.6%. Imported eggs increased for the second year in a row (up 8.9% in 2015). Imported chicks rose …


2015 BROILER QUOTA UTILIZATION

The average quota utilization for A128 to A134 was 101.49%. This is slightly higher compared with 2014.  The averages for the western provinces and Canada were 99.85% and 99.97% respectively.  Manitoba’s overproduction in periods A-128 and A-129 resulted in a …


2015 BROILER PRODUCTION LEVELS AND PRICE

The average production level in 2015 was significantly higher than 2014.  The year started with a production level above the previous year’s average, and levels continued to climb through the spring and summer.  The year end production level was the same as …


2014 Broiler Production Levels and Price

The average production level in 2014 was marginally lower than 2013.  Levels stayed on trend, rising through the summer months then declining through the fall to year end.  The average live price was 4.3% lower in 2014 compared to 2013. …


2014 Broiler Quota Utilization

The average quota utilization for A121 to A127 was 100.6%.  This is essentially unchanged from 2013.  The national average was 100.09%.  Manitoba’s overproduction in period 127 resulted in a penalty assessment of by Chicken Farmers of Canada. ALLOCATION ACTUAL UTILIZATION …


2014 Hatching Egg Production

Domestic egg production in 2014 was down 1.2% from 2013. Domestic egg hatchability improved slightly to 82%.  Imported eggs increased 3.85% in 2014 after having dropped 20.5% in 2013.   Imported chicks dropped by over 70% compared to 2013.  The …


Industry Overview 2014

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 …


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 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. …