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Breakfast Meeting with Dr. Ferket – April 5, 2018 – Registration open!

The Poultry Industry Council (PIC) in partnership with our executive sponsor, Trillium Hatchery, presents Dr. Peter Ferket as a part of our Breakfast Meeting Series. Dr. Ferket will be speaking to us about perinatal nutrition and early feeding as the key to success for birds on antibiotic-free programs.  The session will be hosting at the Double [...]

By | 2018-02-27T16:03:51+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Human Resource Day – May 16, 2018 Registration Now Open

PIC in partnership with the Poultry Service Association (PSA) present Human Resource Day, an educational event aimed at business owners, operators and HR personnel. The session aims to educate participants on best practices to protect their business from the pressure of special interest groups, become more effective managers and understand legal rights as peoples in [...]

By | 2018-02-15T18:39:23+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Agriculture Lenders Day – April 12 – Registration now open

Agriculture Lenders Day Holiday Inn, 601 Scottsdale Drive, Guelph, ON N1G 3E7 The Poultry Industry Council will be hosting an Agricultural Lenders Day - Poultry Production, on Thursday, April 12, 2018. The registration fee is $125.00. If poultry is in your banking portfolio, consider attending the Ag Lenders Conference to learn about this diverse agricultural sector. The [...]

By | 2018-02-23T19:15:44+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

“In The Coop” Podcast – New Episodes Semi-Weekly

Did you know the Poultry Industry Council has it's very own podcast? "In The Coop" is an educational series that explores various topics and issues facing the Ontario poultry industry. The shows are scheduled to be released semi-weekly (every other Wednesday) and features industry experts as guest. To be taken to our podcast hosting webpage and [...]

By | 2018-02-06T19:48:52+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Raising Backyard Chickens – Course – March 24, 2018

PIC will be hosting their next Raising Backyard Chickens Workshop on Saturday, March 24, 2018.  The course cost $95.00 (includes lunch) and will be held from 8:30am to 1:0pm at 483 Arkell Road, Puslinch. Click here to access on Line Registration Form. As people are becoming more interested in where their food comes from, the trend [...]

By | 2018-01-08T20:01:04+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Raising Backyard Chickens – Course – March 24, 2018

Science in the Pub on Jan 25, 2018 – Registration open

Our 2018 winter Science in the Pub session will take place on Monday, January 22nd at the Shakespeare Arms in Guelph, ON. The topic of our first session of 2018 is ‘Poultry Production & the Environment: Can management strategies offset our carbon footprint?‘ Our guest speaker, Bill Van Heyst, will be discussing poultry facility emissions, the impact they have [...]

By | 2018-01-08T17:55:24+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Producer Updates February 2018 – Registration open

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 [...]

By | 2017-11-30T16:19:31+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eastern Ontario Poultry Conference has been postponed until Jan 25, 2018

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 [...]

By | 2017-11-10T17:27:53+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments