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2016 Census of Agriculture Benefits Farmers

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The Census of Agriculture is now in the field! What is that you say? Census of Agriculture data are the definitive source of community-level information. By drawing on these statistics, decision-makers will be assured that they are acting in the interest of farmers, farm communities, and agricultural operations. In early May, farmers will have received […]

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Hormone Use Banned in Canadian Chickens

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In a landmark announcement, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency has banned the use of hormones in chicken production. To take effect on March 4, 1963, this decision means the Canadian industry needs to completely revamp its feed regulations and on-farm programs to adjust for the announced changes… Wait. Did you just say 1963? I thought […]

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Keep Chicken Canadian

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Canadians care deeply about their food, about knowing where it comes from and that what they’re serving to their family and friends is of the highest quality.  They have told us that they want fresh, high-quality, Canadian food from farmers that are committed to animal care, and Canada’s chicken farmers are proud to deliver.  You […]

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#IHeartChickenFarmers

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If you’ve seen our last video “The Farm” you know that chicken farmers don’t just farm, they’re active in their communities. Whether it’s helping Canadian athletes, food banks or local initiatives, farmers are always looking for opportunities to support Canadians from coast to coast. After all, chicken is the #1 meat protein in Canada, and […]

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