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BCFIRB To Sign Amended Fed/Prov Agreement for Chicken

Date: June 30, 2016
Category: Press Release

The BC Farm Industry Review Board (BCFIRB) has completed its review of the BC Chicken Marketing Board’s Jan. 15, 2016 request for approval to sign the amended Schedule “B” Operating…

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Canadian Chicken Farmers Pleased with revised Code of Practice

Date: June 21, 2016
Category: Press Release

Canadian chicken farmers are pleased to announce the release of the revised Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Hatching Eggs, Breeders, Chickens and Turkeys. Read the full…

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Let’s see a BC MP be the next #MPChickenHero

Date: May 30, 2016
Category: Press Release

MPs from coast to coast can enter to win a food bank donation Every community has its own superheroes. This summer, our MPs could be heroes – and the only…

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Animal Care, Social License on Minds of BC Poultry Industry

Date: March 15, 2016
Category: Press Release

March 16, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Vancouver, BC – If you were in the Coal Harbour area of Vancouver on Friday morning, you may have seen a good looking group of…

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2015 Industry Evaluation Survey

Date: February 24, 2016
Category: Press Release

We thank the 142 growers, 3 hatcheries and 9 processors who participated in the recent industry evaluation survey conducted on our behalf by the BC Council of Marketing Boards. For…

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2016 BC Poultry Conference

Date: December 18, 2015
Category: Press Release

The BCCMB commends the work of the 2016 BC Poultry Conference Steering Committee for organizing the first ever BC Poultry Conference March 9-11, 2016 in Vancouver BC.  For more information,…

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McDonalds Canada Announcement Consistent with Chicken Farmers Direction on Antimicrobial Use

Date: November 10, 2015
Category: Press Release

The announcement of McDonalds Canada regarding the company’s direction on chicken raised without the use of antibiotics of human importance is consistent with the overall direction of the Canadian chicken…

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Public Notice: Prevent Disease in Backyard Flocks and Pet Birds

Date: October 23, 2015
Category: Press Release

The threat of avian influenza in the fall of 2015 is extremely high.  Biosecurity is a bird owner’s first line of defence against all infectious avian disease. Read CFIA’s Public Notice

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BC Chicken Marketing Board Recognized for Marketing Excellence

Date: October 22, 2015
Category: Press Release

For Immediate Release Vancouver, BC – It’s not every day that BC chicken farmers get to share the stage with the BCAMA elite (BC Chapter of the American Marketing Association)…

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Chicken Farmers of Canada React to TPP Decision

Date: October 6, 2015
Category: Press Release

While Chicken Farmers of Canada (CFC) is disappointed with the additional access that Canada had to concede to secure a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, we recognize that this historic TPP…

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