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Be Seen Be Safe Update

March 9, 2018

At the January Regional meetings and at the recent AGM, there have been presentations about the Be Seen Be Safe geo-fencing system. Be Seen Be Safe is helping the poultry industry in Alberta improve emergency preparedness and response efforts by providing a real time, virtual visitor logbook that monitors peopleMore

Farm Energy Agri-Processing (FEAP) Program Open

February 9, 2018 FEAP is a combination of two discontinued GF2 programs: On-Farm Energy Management Program Accelerating Agricultural Innovation Program (Stream C) By combining these two programs, a single program can be offered across the whole agricultural value-chain, for energy efficiency and energy management projects. Program Description: The Farm Energy and Agri-ProcessingMore

Clarification on Ammonia and Temperature Records

February 9, 2018

Egg Farmers of Canada has recently provided clarification on the requirements for recording ammonia levels and barn temperatures in facilities that have more than one room for housing birds. “Farmers with a barn that has two separate rooms, with a wall between them, have to perform an ammonia test inMore

Western Poultry Conference

February 9, 2018

The 4th Annual Western Poultry Conference will take place in Red Deer February 26, the day before the poultry AGMs. The conference presentations are designed to be practical and will cover a wide range of topics including: Measuring Performance beyond Productivity Supporting immune function AOPA Permitting Requirements – a PracticalMore