Chicken Farmers of Ontario

Chicken Farmers of Ontario provides leadership to a growing chicken industry in the province that boasts the largest chicken producer, processor and consumer base in the country. Ontario farmers grow more than 200 million chickens every year, producing over 460 million live kilograms annually, which is valued at more than $780 million before it leaves the farm. Representing over 1,000 successful, independent Ontario chicken farmers, Chicken Farmers of Ontario ensures Ontario consumers enjoy a reliable supply of premier quality Ontario chicken.

  • CFO's Report from Chicken Farmers of Canada's Summer Meeting - July 27-31, 2014 : click here
  • Sheik Halal Poultry Farms Joins Ontario Chicken Processing Sector under CFO New Entrant Processor Program - July 24, 2014 : click here 
  • July Commodity Outlook Report - July 23, 2014 : click here




August 22, 2014 - Reneé Bronkhorst, CFO Field Service Representative pictured with brothers Jos and Eric Schroeders, District 2 chicken farmers in Exeter, Ontario.



August 22, 2014 - CFO hosted OMAF staff and sheep farmers from across the province during their recent tour through Huron County. The tour featured a visit to Pieter and Maria Schroeders’ family farm which they operate with their three children. Highlights of the day included an overview of the strict biosecurity protocols the Schroeders follow as part of CFO’s quality assurance standards and national on-farm food safety and biosecurity requirements.