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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 …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE OCTOBER 1 2017

Effective October 1 to November 25, 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 $1.553. This is a 0.8 cent decrease for this weight category …


RAISED BY A CANADIAN FARMER MEANS EVEN MORE NOW

Chicken Farmers of Canada has expanded its Raised by a Canadian Farmer brand to incorporate the existing Animal Care and On-Farm Food Programs, and add a new sustainability component. The On-Farm Food Safety Program is a national standard that has …