BC Broiler hatching egg producers' association
You don’t get the chicken without the egg!
The hatching egg industry is the beginning of the supply chain for the chicken industry.
The BC Broiler Hatching Egg Producers’ Association represents BC hatching farmer interest.
There are currently 60 registered hatching egg producers in BC who are committed to continuing in the legacy of family farming.
All farms are family owned, operated with pride, and adhere to strict Food Safety and Biosecurity protocols. This results in healthy birds producing quality hatching eggs that ensure quality meat for the consumer.
In 2020 BC’s 59 registered Broiler Hatching Egg farmers produced 126.2 million broiler Hatching eggs , valued at $66.2 million in cash farm receipts. The average BC farm produced 2.1 million eggs in 2020.
The hatching egg industry supports the BC broiler chicken industry. Together we are the 4th largest of BC’s agricultural commodities, representing more that $529.2 million or 13% of BC’s total farm cash receipts in 2020.
BC is Canada’s 3rd largest hatching egg producing province.
For more information, please visit: www.bcbhec.com