Ottawa provides 3.5 million dollars to support turkey and chicken producers

Mar 25, 2022 | 2:14pm

  The federal government is providing 3.5 million dollars to expand the market for Canada’s turkey and chicken producers. Funding goes to the Turkey Farmers of Canada and Chicken Farmers of Canada organizations to promote domestic demand and consumption. Turkey Farmers of Canada will receive up to 2.5 million dollars to expand consumer awareness of […]

Trudeau government outlines compensation for market concessions in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Apr 13, 2021 | 1:18pm

Ottawa has announced 691 million dollars over 10 years to compensate supply-managed poultry and egg producers for Trans-Pacific partnership market concessions. Agriculture minister Marie-Claude Bibeau says an average chicken producer, with 448 thousand killos per year, will access up to 122 thousand dollars. An average turkey producer, with 302 thousand kilos per year, will access […]