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National Poultry Show Update

May 5, 2022 — Put your best foot forward at this year’s National Poultry Show – Industry Open House 2022 National Poultry Show- Industry Open House - Update For poultry producers, on the heels of two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) is a current event that is testing the industry once again. Poultry Industry Council (PIC) and Western Fair...

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Poultry Health Day

May 4, 2022 —   Registration is Now Open for Poultry Health Day - July 20, 2022 From 10:00 am - 3:00 pm and cost $65 for Members and $80 for Non-Members.  Cost includes lunch. Stratford, Best Western - Arden Park. Poultry Health Day will feature best practices in keeping flocks healthy, managing diseases, increasing water quality, and more. This educational session helps you understand how...

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Canadian Poultry Research Forum

May 2, 2022 — 2022 Canadian Poultry Research Forum June 14, 2022 - June 16, 2022 The Canadian Poultry Research Network is pleased to present the second annual Canadian Poultry Research Forum!  The forum will bring together students and research practitioners for a virtual experience featuring the latest in research across Canada, virtual tours of research facilities, social networking and an exciting poster and trade show experience....

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Research Impacts Day Postponed

March 31, 2022 —     Poultry Research Impacts Day - Postponded   Due the the ongoing and dynamic situation related to Avian Influenza, PIC has decided to postpone Research Impacts Day until further notice. We are targeting August 2022 as our delivery and will keep you apprised of the actual date when it becomes available. We sincerely appreciate the industry's support as we continue to...

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National Poultry Show Moves Date

February 15, 2022 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2022 2022 National Poultry Show to host Industry Open House   London, Ontario: The National Poultry Show, a 60+ year spring tradition for the Poultry Industry Council (PIC) and Western Fair Association (WFA) announces new dates: June 22nd – 23rd, 2022 for this coming year. The event will transition to an Industry Open House, presented by the National Poultry Show, to...

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Raising Back Yard Chickens Webinar March 26th open for Registration

January 13, 2022 — Registration is now open for PIC's Raising Backyard Chickens Webinar. The session will be held on Saturday, March 26th from 10:00 am to 1:30 and will cost participants $35.00.  All attendees must pre-register using the online link below. The trend of raising backyard chickens is growing. People are becoming more interested in where their food comes from, and want to ensure...

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PIC re-elects 3 returning members to its Board of Directors.

October 29, 2021 — At its virtual October 28, 2021, annual general meeting, Poultry Industry Council re-elected three returning members to its Board of Directors. Long-standing board member Ed Verkley of Verkley Enterprises was re-elected to the board, along with Caroline Gonano, Turkey Farmers of Canada and Mike Terpstra, Association of Ontario Chicken Processors. The board was pleased to re-elect Ed Verkley, to fill the...

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2022 Membership / Sponsorship Campaign Now Open

October 20, 2021 — This past year Poultry Industry Council (PIC) and the poultry industry faced an unprecedented situation that continues to affect us all, causing us to retool and rethink how we do business.   Ours is a sector that thrives on new information and knowledge, and PIC continues to be proactive in supporting our members, partners, and the industry in giving access to important resources and staying...

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