Welcome to the Poultry Industry Council

The Poultry Industry Council (PIC) is a registered charity that delivers poultry extension services, event coordination, and project and program management while supporting research capacity for the betterment of the Ontario industry, based in Guelph, Ontario.

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PIC gratefully acknowledges the support of Ontario's 4 Marketing Boards:
Chicken Farmers of Ontario, Egg Farmers of Ontario, Ontario Broiler Hatching Egg & Chick Commission and Turkey Farmers of Ontario.



PIC is committed to managing education, extension opportunities and events for Ontario’s poultry sector. Please note that due to Covid-19 many of PIC’s planned in-person educational events for the first half of 2021 have now been moved to a webinar platform.

A full list and description of all PIC's certification/educational programs and events here.

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Our Members

The Poultry Industry Council (PIC) offers membership to organizations, companies, individuals and farm businesses who all have a vested interest in the success of the poultry industry.

Membership is a great way to have your voice heard, and be part of an organization that unites and provides a forum for the poultry industry. Membership allows you to be among those who facilitate and drive positive change within the poultry sector.

Explore our members page.



Ensuring we are responsive to the industry’s true needs regarding continuous on-farm improvements and innovation activation is a key factor to PIC’s success, and will continue to be a top priority going forward. Our resources are developed in collaboration with allied industry partners to ensure Ontario producers have access to the most relevant, trusted information.

A list of  resources that are currently available from PIC can be found here.

PIC's Monthly E-Newsletters and Event E-Invites

Latest News

Join Us next week for the National Poultry Show

February 3, 2023 — National Poultry Show February 8-9th, 2023 at the Western Fair District, London Ontario!   Dates, tickets, and parking: Wednesday February 8th, 2023 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. to Thursday February...

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Ag Advisors Day - April 4th, Now Open for Registration

February 1, 2023 —  A day for professional poultry farm advisors to learn!  New Date April 4th, 2023   Registration is now open for Ag Advisors Day being held at the Grandway Events Centre,...

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Raising Back Yard Chickens Webinar March 25th open for Registration

January 24, 2023 — Registration is now open for PIC's Raising Backyard Chickens Webinar. The session will be held on Saturday, March 25th from 10:00 am to 1:30 and will cost participants $35.00.  All attendees...

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