Category: Specialty Asian Chicken

Changes to General Orders April 27, 2022

The BC Chicken Marketing Board has updated our General Orders Schedule 8 – Specialty Market Advisory Committee.   The changes include formalizing that one of the grower representatives is a current director of the British Columbia Chicken Growers Association (BCCGA), adding a British Columbia Broiler Hatching Egg Commission board member as

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CFC changes to Specialty Production Policy

On March 23, 2022, Chicken Farmers of Canada made some changes it its Specialty Production policy including replacing the term “breeds” with “classes”, adding some production parameters, clarifying policy compliance and changing annual production to periodic. Read the Chicken Farmers of Canada memo here.  Read the revised policy here.

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BC Chicken & The Dragon Boat Festival

The Dragon Boat Festival is a Chinese holiday that takes place on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month of each year and carries on throughout the month of June. This year the event begins on May 30. Given BC’s large Chinese population, the Dragon Boat Festival is widely

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Specialty Asian Chicken: hatched, grown & processed in BC

Did you know that there is more than one variety of chicken in the world? In fact, there are several different breeds of Asian chicken alone. To serve a growing ethnic market, British Columbia farmers provide specialty breeds of Asian chicken such as Silkie and Taiwanese chicken. Although observably different to

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