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Spring Launch Of Ag Safe Alberta Society

YOUR SAFETY YOUR WAY Ag Safe Alberta Society celebrated Canadian Agricultural Safety Week (CASW) by announcing the official launch of the producer-led farm safety organization, Ag Safe Alberta Society. “Keeping everyone safe and productive as we operate our farms is a daily priority. The recent establishment of the Ag Safe Alberta Society represents a milestone achievement demonstrating…

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CFC Announces Executive Committee for 2018

March 20, 2018 (OTTAWA)—Chicken Farmers of Canada is proud to announce the election of the 2018 Executive Committee. The elections followed the annual general meeting and the 15-member Board of Directors, made up of farmers and other stakeholders from the chicken industry, has chosen the following representatives: CFC 2018 Executive Committee

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Alberta’s Chicken Producers Celebrates Re-entry into the Federal Provincial Agreement for Chicken

Alberta Chicken Producers Celebrates Re-entry into the Federal Provincial Agreement for Chicken Brent McEwan, General Manager of Alberta Agricultural Products Marketing Council, congratulates Erna Ference, Chair of Alberta Chicken Producers, on Alberta’s re-entry into the Federal Provincial Agreement for Chicken on November 2, 2017. Alberta Chicken Producers is thrilled to announce our re-entry into the…

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Farmers are Rethinking Antibiotics

Farmers are Rethinking Antibiotics Owen Roberts with Metro Life recently wrote an article on the steps broiler farms are taking to make production more friendly. Read the full article:  Metro Life – Farmers taking steps to make production more friendly

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AgCoalition expresses concern over the Government of Alberta’s process in introducing Bill 17

AgCoalition expresses concern over the Government of Alberta’s process in introducing Bill 17 The AgCoalition is expressing concern over the Government of Alberta’s process in introducing the Fair and Family-friendly Workplaces Act (Bill 17). Introduced on May 24 and passed earlier today, Bill 17 has the potential to seriously disrupt the agriculture sector’s unique culture…

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Retail Council of Canada News Release

Retail Council of Canada News Release On June 01, 2017, the Retail Council of Canada issued a press release recognizing and supporting both the Code of Practiced developed through NFACC and the Chicken Farmers of Canada’s Animal Care Program. The Retail Council of Canada (RCC) is a not-for-profit, industry-funded association representing more than 45,000 store…

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Chicken Processors Support Chicken Farmers of Canada’s Animal Care Program

Chicken Processors Support Chicken Farmers of Canada’s Animal Care Program Following the June 01, 2017 announcement by the Retail Council of Canada (RCC), the Canadian Poultry and Egg Processors Council (CPEPC)  released a statement joining RCC in support and endorsement of Chicken Farmers of Canada’s Animal Care Program which is based on the National Farm…

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