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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 …


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 …


ANNUAL SPECIALITY QUOTA PROGRAM

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 …


LONG TERM PRICING AGREEMENT REACHED

Manitoba Chicken Producers (MCP), Granny’s Poultry Cooperative, and Dunn-Rite Food Products have reached a long term agreement on a pricing formula.  The agreement will be in place until January 20, 2018 (periods A-141 to A-147). The formula to determine the …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE OCT 30 2016

Effective October 30 to December 24, 2016, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing 1.65kg to 2.2kg is $1.5630. This is an decrease of 8.48 cents/kg from A-139. Complete Bulletin


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE CHANGE SEPT 25 2016

Effective for eggs hatched on or after September 25, 2016, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a producer to a hatchery operator is $0.54 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an decrease of 1.0 cent from the …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE EFFECTIVE SEPT 4 2016

Effective September 4 to October 29, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing 1.65kg to 2.2kg is $1.6478. This is an increase of 3.2 cents/kg from A-138. Complete Bulletin


MCP SPONSORS STEINBACH GAMES

Manitoba Chicken Producers is proud to be a sponsor of the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Games in Steinbach from August 7 to 13, 2016. The city and surrounding area will welcome almost 1900 young athletes, coaches and managers from across …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE EFFECTIVE JULY 10 2016

Effective July 10 to September 3, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing 1.65kg to 2.2kg is $1.6153. This is an increase of 4.17 cents/kg from A-137. Complete Bulletin


BROILER QUOTA EXCHANGE RESULTS

Quota Exchanges take place only when a registered producer notifies Manitoba Chicken Producers of their intention to retire some or all of their quota allotment.  The number of successful exchanges varies from year to year.  Click here for more information …