Registration is now open for our Jordan, Clifford and Mount Brydges February Producer Update sessions. Doors open at 9:30 am, the sessions run from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Cost is $55.00 for pre-registration, and $70.00 at the door. February 7, 2018 Jordan – To Register / Sponsor Click Here Location: Balls Falls Conservation Centre – 3292 Sixth Ave, Jordan [...]
After much consideration and input from industry, the Poultry Industry Council (PIC) and the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) have decided to postpone the Eastern Ontario Poultry Conference to Thursday, January 25th 2018 in St. Isidore, Ontario. PIC and OMAFRA hope that this postponement will allow more Eastern Ontario producers to [...]
Registration is now open for the Belleville and Brodhagen December 2017 Producer Updates. Doors open at 9:30 am, the sessions run from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Cost is $55.00 for pre-registration, and $70.00 at the door. Click here to Register on-line for Belleville session – Wednesday December 6, 2017 Click here to Register on-line for Brodhagen session – [...]
News Release The Poultry Industry Council (PIC) re-elected Edward Verkley as the chair to lead the organization at the October 26th Board meeting. Verkley has served as the chair for the last three years. Mr. Charlie Elliott, from Masterfeeds was also elected as Vice Chair of the organization. “I see the tremendous value that PIC [...]
The Poultry Industry Council's 2018 Membership - Sponsor Drive has now begun. To Become a 2018 member or to sponsor one of our many education, extension events on-line click here. To be taken to our 2018 Member's page which contains full member's benefits, along with details of sponsorship and a printable registration form click here.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Ed McKinlay Poultry Worker of the Year Award. Nominations will remain open until March, 2018. For details on the nomination process and to download a writable PDF Nomination Form please Click Here.
PIC is hosting a Poultry Welfare Auditor Course this fall. The session will run Tuesday, October 31, 2017 to Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Holiday Inn & Conference Centre in Guelph, Ontario. The Poultry Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) is the initial certification course for broiler, egg [...]
Join us on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017, at the DoubleTree in London for PIC’s biennial Innovations Conference. This highly anticipated event will address multiple innovative topics pertaining to food safety, environment and consumer perception of the poultry industry. The conference also includes an afternoon session split into commodity-specific groups to address pertinent topics in each sector. [...]
Public Perception of Commercial Poultry Welfare: What are we doing? Is it enough? Does it matter? PIC’s popular Science in the Pub sessions allow a broad range of stakeholders in the Ontario poultry industry to gather in an informal and lively atmosphere to discuss, debate and share different perspectives on timely topics and issues affecting [...]
London Poultry Show has changed it's name to the Canadian Poultry Expo Same show, same location, a new name to reflect the show's national growth. Next Show April 4th & 5th, 2018 Following the success of the 60th edition of the London Poultry Show it has been branded for 2018 as the Canadian Poultry Expo. The show, [...]