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SALEABLE CHICK PRICE OCTOBER 20, 2019

Effective for eggs hatched on or after October 20, 2019, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a broiler hatching egg producer to a hatchery operator is $0.6100 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is a decrease of  …


INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE 2018

IN MANITOBA Manitoba had 23 hatching egg producers and 121 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 …


2018 BROILER PRODUCTION LEVELS AND PRICE

The average production level in 2018 was 13% lower than 2017.  2018 levels reached a high of 116% in A-151. The average live price for 2018 was higher than the average for 2017 ($1.5496 vs $1.5929). PERIOD DATES PRODUCTION LEVELS …


2018 BROILER QUOTA UTILIZATION

The average quota utilization for A148 to A154 was 101.27%. This is small change from 2017 at 101.73%.  The averages for the western provinces and Canada were 101.19% and 100.74% respectively. ALLOCATION ACTUAL UTILIZATION PRODUCTION Period kg. live kg. live …


2018 HATCHING EGG PRODUCTION

Manitoba hatching egg production increased by 8.72% from 2017, resulting in a quota utilization of 103.43%. Domestic egg hatchability was increased by 1.9% from the previous year. Imported eggs decreased by 21.98% and imported chicks decreased by 68.85% compared to …