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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 …


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 …