Industry Links & Resources

The BC Chicken Marketing Board works with a number of provincial and federal government and industry partners.  Find links to their webpages here.

Chicken Boards Across Canada

Chicken Farmers of Canada:  www.chickenfarmers.ca
Chicken Farmers of Canada is our National Producers Organization.  This website contains information about chicken production in Canada, from National Regulations and trade concerns to safe food handling and recipes.

Alberta Chicken Producers:  www.chicken.ab.ca
Chicken Farmers of Saskatchewan:  www.saskatchewanchicken.ca
Manitoba Chicken Producers:  www.chicken.mb.ca
Chicken Farmers of Ontario:  www.cfo.on.ca
Les Eleveurs de volailles du Quebec:  www.volaillesduquebec.qc.ca
Chicken Farmers of Nova Scotia:  www.nschicken.com
Chicken Farmers of Newfoundland and Labrador:  www.nlchicken.com

Government Organizations

Agriculture and Agrifood Canada – www.agr.gc.ca
Canadian Food Inspection Agency – www.inspection.gc.ca
Health Canada – www.hc-sc.gc.ca
BC Ministry of Agriculture and Lands – www.agf.gov.bc.ca
BC Ministry of Environment – www.gov.bc.ca/env
BC Farm Industry Review Board – www.gov.bc.ca/BCFarmIndustryReviewBoard
Fraser Health Authority – www.fraserhealth.ca

Emergency Planning

Get Prepared – www.getprepared.gc.ca
Provincial Emergency Planning – www.pep.bc.ca

Economic Impact

In 2011, British Columbia’s five supply-managed agriculture industries as well as the economic and social contribution generated a total economic impact of about $1.7 billion, employing 31,726.  Read the full detailed report here: 2013 BC DEPI Econ Impact Study

Platinum Brooding

BC Chicken Marketing Board encourages all BC chicken farmers to take the Platinum Brooding course offered by Canadian Poultry Consultants.  In this course, farmers learn to record their critical poultry metrics through the Platinum Brooding Checklist.  www.platinumbrooding.com