Information Resources for Poultry Producers 2020

Tools for Assessing Your Farm Finances |Feeding | Welfare | Deadstock Disposal | Mental Health Support | Workplace Guidance for Sector Employers and Employees | Special Provision - Financial Difficulties

Since learning of COVID-19, Ontario has taken decisive action to stop the spread of this new virus to protect the health and well-being of all Ontarians. Ontario is doing everything we can to keep our food supply system strong, including working closely with stakeholders and partners across all parts of the food production chain.

Feeding and Nutrition

Reduced-growth Rations: Producers considering this as an option should consult with their nutritionist and veterinarian.

Poultry Welfare

Deadstock Disposal

Employee Information

Mental Health Support

OMAFRA recognizes that farmers are under a lot of stress. If you are struggling, reach out to a friend, family or other emotional support.

Tools for Assessing Your Farm Finances

Special Provision - Financial Difficulties

Under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, Ontario producers who are experiencing financial difficulty may qualify to access advisory services to complete a Farm Financial Assessment at no cost. The Farm Financial Assessment provides a review of the farm business' past financial performance, provides an analysis of the current business climate, develops objectives and identifies options to meet profitability and sustainability goals. For more information, contact the Agricultural Information Contact Centre at 1-877-424-1300 or

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Toll Free: 1-877-424-1300