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Chicken Sector Pricing – Review Process

Date: October 7, 2020
Category: Industry Update

BC Chicken Sector Pricing Review  Updates

November 18, 2020

Some options for a live price formula were summarized in a table. Read more here.

November 13, 2020

Wendy Holm, BCFIRB Liaison – Long Term Chicken Sector Pricing Review provided her first bi-weekly report recapping the meetings of early November.  Read more here.

A new BC Chicken Market Pricing Review website was created to host all documents pertaining to this review.

October 31, 2020

The feedback on the terms of reference was posted on the BC Chicken Market Pricing Review website here.

October 30, 2020

The BCCMB sought input from industry stakeholder groups on the policy objectives for the review.   Read more here.

October 5, 2020

The BC Chicken Marketing Board, BC Broiler Hatching Egg Commission and the BC Farm Industry Review Board released a Draft Terms of Reference for the Long-Term Chicken Sector Pricing Review for review and comment by stakeholders.

Click here for the cover letter accompanying the Draft Terms of Reference.

Click here for the Draft Pricing Review Terms of Reference

July 28, 2020

The BCCMB and BCBHEC stressed the importance of assessing sectors in other provinces as part of this review.
Click here for the full letter.

July 17, 2020

The BC Chicken Marketing Board (BCCMB) and BC Broiler Hatching Egg Commision (BCBHEC) requested more clarity on the decision making responsibility and authority of the boards.
Click here for the full letter.

July 13, 2020

The BC Farm Industry Review Board provided areas of focus and a process outline for a cross sectoral review of chicken pricing.
Click here for the full letter.