National Poultry Show Looks Forward to Welcoming Attendees Next Month 


National Poultry Show

London, Ontario, January 10, 2024: The National Poultry Show, presented in partnership with the Poultry Industry Council, returns this February 7th and 8th, 2024, to the Western Fair District - Agriplex, in London, Ontario. With the successful move of last year’s event to an earlier date in the winter season to avoid potential impacts from spring migration seasons in Canada, The National Poultry Show, one of North America’s premier poultry trade shows, is looking forward to bringing together the best in the poultry industry with the latest in technology, innovations, and education next month. 

2024 Show Highlights: 

Educational Speaker Stage - The Poultry Industry Council is proud to offer an educational stage once again. Enjoy sessions focused on current trends and science affecting the poultry sector. 

Day 1 Schedule: 

10:00 am: Shielding Our Flocks: Collaborative Research and Biosecurity Strategies Against High Path Avian Influenza in Ontario Poultry - Al Dam, OMAFRA 

11:00 am: Agrimesh Technologies – Mark Maxwell, Agrimesh 

1:00 pm: Feathers to Sparkle: Best Practices in Poultry Barn Cleaning and Disinfecting - Mike Ryan, Jeni Mobile 

2:00 pm: CNI Biosecurity and Water: New tools to Combat Avian Influenza - Jeff Wilson, Novometrix and North American Poultry Network 


Day 2 Schedule: 

10:00 am: Harnessing the Power of Phytogenics to Bolster Poultry Health - Dr. Bertrand Medina, Probiotech International 

11:00 am: Lighting: Optimizing Your System and Getting Results – Danny Cross, Precision Lighting Systems 

1:00 pm: Hatchery Vaccines: Gel Application & Canadian Picture: Infectious Bursal Disease, Daniel Venne - Ceva 

2:00 pm: Boot Biosecurity – Proper Footwear Protocols to Protect your Flock – Mark Beaven. EthoGuard & Air Assault - UV Light Treatment for Pathogens in the Air. – Mark Beaven, EthoGuard and/or Dr. Joe Barfett MD 


Daily Luncheons 

The Shows mid-day ticketed meals are a fun and unique networking opportunity at the event. Enjoy a delicious luncheon, highlighting tasty industry fare, while you mingle with fellow attendees. 

Wednesday February 7th lunch highlights a chicken buffet for $29.50 (HST included), 

Thursday, February 8th features a turkey buffet for $32.50 (HST included). 


We are so thankful for the support and sponsorship of the many organizations that assist the Poultry Industry Council. Your dedication to the industry and our mandate ensure we can drive industry success through the provision of highly relevant education extension services, program development, events, and knowledge. 

Our sponsors this year include Chicken Farmers of Ontario, Cobb-Vantress, EthoGuard Inc., Burnbrae Farms, O&T Farms, Farm Credit Canada, Egg Farmers of Ontario, Ontario Turkey, Ontario Broiler Hatching Egg and Chick Commission, Weeden Sprinklers and Hendrix Genetics. 

Exhibitor Highlights 

We have several companies that highlighting new products at the show. Find out about the latest in biosecurity products, lighting, heaters, sanitation, controllers, vaccines and much more. 

Visitor Information 

Dates and Times - Wednesday, February 7th 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Thursday, February 8th, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

General Admission - $16.00 *two-day ticket 

Children 12 and under are free. 

Students (with valid ID) - $5.00 *available at the door only. 

For More Information: 

Jenn MacTavish| PIC interim Executive Director | jenn [at] (jenn[at]poultryindustrycouncil[dot]ca) | 519-837-0284 

Kristen Witmer | WFA Agriculture Events Manager | kwitmer [at] (kwitmer[at]westernfairdistrict[dot]com) | 226-242-4953 

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