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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 …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE SEPTEMBER 29, 2019

Effective September 29 – November 23, 2019, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing more than 2.20 kg but less than 2.30 kg is $1.651. This is a 1.22 cent increase for this weight category …


SALEABLE CHICK PRICE AUGUST 25, 2019

Effective for eggs hatched on or after August 25, 2019, the minimum price of hatching eggs sold by a broiler hatching egg producer to a hatchery operator is $0.6130 per saleable chick hatched from those eggs. This is an increase of  1.80 …


BROILER PRICE CHANGE AUGUST 4, 2019

Effective August 4 – September 28, 2019, the minimum price paid to farmers for a live chicken broiler weighing more than 2.20 kg but less than 2.30 kg is $1.639. This is a 3.3 cent increase for this weight category …