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Researching Antibiotic Alternatives

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There has been a lot of attention on antibiotic resistance and antibiotic use in recent years and months, and rightly so. Antibiotic resistance is a serious issue, and antibiotic use – in both human and animal medicine – is a popular topic that affects everyone, including you. Chicken Farmers of Canada have been implementing an […]

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My Visit to a Chicken Farm

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Our very own Consumer Relations Coordinator, Erin Callary, recently visited a chicken farm for the first time and decided to write about her experience. Check out what she had to say! I started working at Chicken Farmers of Canada five months ago. I’ve always had a love for farms and agriculture, and was excited about […]

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It’s Here: The Data Booklet for 2016!

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Chicken Farmers of Canada (CFC) publishes a Chicken Data Booklet on a yearly basis. Every year, CFC puts together this booklet with data ranging from its own sources and external sources such as Statistics Canada, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, the Canadian Boarder Services Agency, Global Affairs Canada, and even United-States Department of Agriculture. The booklet is […]

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The Farmer’s Share

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Let’s throw it back to our blog post on Farmer’s Share! A question we often get asked is how much of the retail price that Canadians pay for their chicken actually makes its way back to the farmer. In 2014, we decided to flip the question around and ask Canadians what percentage they thought farmers […]

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