Latest news 2017-03-09T19:35:40+00:00
2702, 2018

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

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

2302, 2018

Human Resource Day – May 16, 2018 Registration Now Open

February 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

1302, 2018

Research Day – May 2, 2018 – Registration Open

February 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Registration is now open for PIC’s Research Day  Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm at the Best Western – The Arden Park Hotel, 552 Ontario Street, Stratford, ON N5A 3J3 Registration [...]

902, 2018

Agriculture Lenders Day – April 12 – Registration now open

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

602, 2018

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

February 6th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

202, 2018
2301, 2018

Raising Backyard Chickens – Course – March 24, 2018

January 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on 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 [...]

501, 2018

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

January 5th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

3011, 2017

Producer Updates February 2018 – Registration open

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

1011, 2017

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

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

611, 2017

Producer Updates December 2017 – Registration open

November 6th, 2017|Comments Off on Producer Updates December 2017 – Registration open

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 [...]

211, 2017

PIC’s New Board of Directors

November 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

News Release The Poultry Industry Council (PIC) re-elected Edward Verkley as the chair to lead the organization at the October 26th Board meeting. Mr. Verkley has served as the chair for the last three years.  [...]

2710, 2017

2018 PIC Membership-Sponsor Drive has begun!

October 27th, 2017|Comments Off on 2018 PIC Membership-Sponsor Drive has begun!

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 [...]

1210, 2017

PIC is now Accepting Nominations for the Poultry Worker Award

October 12th, 2017|Comments Off on PIC is now Accepting Nominations for the Poultry Worker Award

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 [...]

1009, 2017

PAACO Certification Course – Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017

September 10th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

2308, 2017

Innovations Conference Nov 8, 2017 – Registration now Open

August 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

1708, 2017

Science in the Pub – Sept 25, 2017

August 17th, 2017|0 Comments

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 [...]

908, 2017

London Poultry Show has a New Name!

August 9th, 2017|0 Comments

London Poultry Show has changed it's name to the National Poultry Show 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 [...]

808, 2017

Upcoming Webinars – Sept 8/Sept 29, 2017

August 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Poultry Industry Council in partnership with Alltech invites you to tune in to our two-part nutrition webinar series. Click here for topics, dates and how to join the webinar session.

708, 2017

PIC’s Fundraiser Golf Tournament – September 6, 2017

August 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Register now for PIC's  Golf Tournament on September 6, 2017 at the Foxwood Golf and Country Club in Baden, Ontario PIC’s Golf Tournament offers a fun-filled day of golf along with an excellent opportunity to socialize and [...]