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2016 BROILER QUOTA UTILIZATION

The average quota utilization for A134 to A140 was 101.24%. This is essentially unchanged from 2015.  The averages for the western provinces and Canada were 100.15% and 99.8% respectively. ALLOCATION ACTUAL UTILIZATION PRODUCTION Period kg. live kg. live % 134 …


2016 HATCHING EGG PRODUCTION

Manitoba hatching egg production increased by 8.24% from 2015, resulting in a quota utilization of 100.58%. Domestic egg hatchability was essentially unchanged from the previous year. Imported eggs decreased by 18.73% and imported chicks dropped by 8.9% compared to 2015. …


ANNUAL SPECIALITY QUOTA PROGRAM 2018

The Annual Speciality Quota Program focuses on smaller or specialized markets that aren’t currently being supplied by registered chicken producers. The program covers specialty chicken breeds, unique weight categories, specialized production methods (eg certified organic, pastured), and chickens slaughtered in …


INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE 2016

IN MANITOBA Manitoba had 23 hatching egg producers and 118 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 …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE OCTOBER 22 2017

Effective for eggs hatched on or after October 22, 2017, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a broiler hatching egg producer to a hatchery operator is $0.543 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is a decrease of 0.8 …