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Avian Influenza

décembre 20, 2022

This is a very difficult time for turkey farmers and our industry continues to feel the impact of avian influenza throughout the supply chain. Some provinces and regions are experiencing a greater affect from avian influenza than others, in large part due to avian influenza being prevalent in migratory wild birds. This year, the virus … à suivre

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Fall Economic Statement delivers on long-time commitment to poultry and egg farmers

novembre 4, 2022

OTTAWA, November 4, 2022 –Yesterday’s Fall Economic Statement addressed a long-standing commitment to Canadian poultry and egg farmers on programming to offset the impact of the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA). It’s our expectation that the measures outlined will further bolster the existing Poultry and Egg On-Farm Investment Program (PEFIP), which offers support to farmers as … à suivre

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Canada’s dairy, poultry, and egg farmers support Bill C-282 An Act to amend the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Act (supply management).

juin 14, 2022

June 14, 2022 Canada’s dairy, poultry, and egg farmers welcome the reintroduction of Bill C-282, An Act to amend the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Act (supply management (previously Bill C-216). This Bill would safeguard the sustainability of Canadian dairy, poultry, and egg production by preventing further market access concessions in future trade … à suivre

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Celebrating the faces of Canadian farmers at Downtown Diner

juin 10, 2022

Canadian egg, chicken, turkey and hatching egg farmers highlight the hard work of Canada’s farming families and their contributions to the vibrancy of communities from coast to coast OTTAWA, June 10, 2022 – Early yesterday morning, Canadian poultry and egg farmers hosted their renowned pop-up Downtown Diner on Sparks Street in Ottawa. With this year’s event … à suivre

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Turkey Farmers of Canada donates $20,000 to Food Banks Canada through The Wishbone Project

octobre 7, 2021

Because every Canadian deserves a happy Thanksgiving this year TORONTO, October 7, 2021 – After a year full of virtual dinners and celebrations, this weekend Canadians are returning to the Thanksgiving they remember. To spread Thanksgiving spirit to those fighting food insecurities, Turkey Farmers of Canada, under the Wishbone Project, a national umbrella for giving, … à suivre

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#CanadianComfort Campaign Returns

août 11, 2021

Dairy, Poultry and Egg Farmers Promote Local Eating with Wholesome Delicious Summer Recipes  OTTAWA, August 9, 2021 – As Canadians re-open their doors to friends and family, the demand for cooking with homegrown foods remains high. Research shows that more and more of us want to support local agriculture – a trend that expanded last … à suivre

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Newly announced egg and poultry programs to support economic activity and growth in communities across Canada

avril 13, 2021

OTTAWA, April 13, 2021 – Canada’s 4,800 egg and poultry farmers welcome today’s announcement of the two new programs that have been created by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada to mitigate the market impacts caused by the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) over the next 10 years. The first program will directly support … à suivre

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Poultry and egg farmers welcome the federal government’s announcement

novembre 28, 2020

OTTAWA, November 28, 2020 – Canada’s 4,700 egg and poultry farmers appreciate today’s announcement of investment programs and market development initiatives to offset the impact of market losses from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). This investment in our sectors is a step in the right direction towards supporting farmers as they … à suivre

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