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National allocations for A-173 reconsidered and adjusted to +4.0%

BURLINGTON, ONAugust 25, 2021 – Today, Chicken Farmers of Canada (CFC) reset the national allocation for A-173 to +4.0% relative to the adjusted base. Ontario's allotment to farmer-members is now +4.4% relative to the adjusted base, rather than the previously communicated +5.4% allotment that was announced on August 10, 2021. CFC has responded to address a downward correction of Chicken Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) utilization data by Global Affairs Canada.

The volumes for domestic allocation, in eviscerated kilograms, for Ontario and Canada are:
 
  Ontario Canada Ontario Growth* Canada Growth*
A-173 66,440,217 191,594,648 +4.43% +4.0%

* Relative to the adjusted base for the period.

Ontario anticipates volume allocations for A-174 will be set at the September 28, 2021 CFC Board meeting.