Statistics

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. …


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 …


2012 Hatching Egg Production

Domestic egg production in 2012 was up 7.4% from 2011. Domestic egg hatchability remained steady at approximately 80 percent. Imported eggs dropped by almost 7% compared to 2011 but imported chicks increased by just under 15%.  The percentage of Manitoba chicks …


2012 Broiler Quota Utilization

The average quota utilization for A109 to A114 was 100.28%.  This is essentially unchanged from 2011.  The national average was 99.57%.  Manitoba’s production has been verified by Chicken Farmers of Canada to the end of A-113 and no overproduction penalties …


2012 Broiler Production & Price

The average production level in 2012 was almost 4% higher than the 2011 average. The first period of 2012 saw a production level 4% lower than the same time frame in 2011 (106% vs 110%).  Levels in 2012 increased to a peak of 117% …


Industry Overview 2012

IN MANITOBA Manitoba had 24 hatching egg producers and 116 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 …


2011 Broiler Production and Price

The average production level in 2011 was just over 1.4% higher than the 2010 average. The production level in the first period of 2011 was 12% higher than in 2010 (110% vs 98%) and the levels remained above 110% until mid …