Hatching Egg Production

2018 HATCHING EGG PRODUCTION

October 4, 2019

Manitoba hatching egg production increased by 8.72% from 2017, resulting in a quota utilization of 103.43%. Domestic egg hatchability was increased by 1.9% from the previous year. Imported eggs decreased by 21.98% and imported chicks decreased by 68.85% compared to 2017. The percentage of Manitoba chicks placed in Manitoba increased 5.6%.

2018 2017 18/17 % change
Total Eggs Set 44,971,252 43,704,000 2.90
Manitoba Allocation (eggs) 37,218,364 35,855,167  3.80
Lease Pool – purchased 0 0
Lease Pool – sold 0 0
Total Allocation 37,218,364 35,855,167 3.80
Manitoba Production eggs set 38,493,535 35,405,939 8.72
% of total eggs set 85.60% 81.01%
chicks hatched 32,344,103 29,081,332 11.22
hatchability 84.0% 82.1%
% Manitoba chicks placed in Manitoba 85.8% 80.2%
Quota Utilization 103.43% 98.75%
Imported Eggs eggs set 6,452,157 8,269,621 -21.98
% of total eggs set 14.35% 18.92%
chicks hatched 5,318,836 6,895,598 -22.87
hatchability 82.4% 83.4%
Imported Chicks 155,094 497,906 -68.85
Interprovincial movement eggs set 25,560 28,440 -10.13
IP chicks hatched 17,415 22,510 -22.63
chicks received 65,920 13,215 398.83
chicks shipped out 201,099 238,860 -15.81
Saleable chick price as of Dec 31 $0.5760 $0.5380

2017 HATCHING EGG PRODUCTION 

September 28, 2018

Manitoba hatching egg production increased by 0.19% from 2016, resulting in a quota utilization of 98.75%. Domestic egg hatchability was essentially unchanged from the previous year. Imported eggs increase by 20.73% and imported chicks increased by 60.22% compared to 2016. The percentage of Manitoba chicks placed in Manitoba fell 2.9%.

 

2017 2016 17/16 % change
Total Eggs Set 43,704,000 42,217,872 3.52
Manitoba Allocation (eggs) 35,855,167 35,136,227  2.05
Lease Pool – purchased 0 0
Lease Pool – sold 0 0
Total Allocation 35,855,167 35,136,227 2.05
Manitoba Production eggs set 35,405,939 35,340,426 0.19
% of total eggs set 81.01% 83.8%
chicks hatched 29,081,332 29,273,182 -0.66
hatchability 82.1% 82.8%
% Manitoba chicks placed in Manitoba 80.2% 83.1%
Quota Utilization 98.75% 100.58%
Imported Eggs eggs set 8,269,621 6,849,726 20.73
% of total eggs set 18.92% 16.2%
chicks hatched 6,895,598 5,823,168 18.42
hatchability 83.4% 85.0%
Imported Chicks 497.906 310,760 60.22
Interprovincial movement eggs set 28,440 27,720 2.60
IP chicks hatched 22,510 21,900 2.79
chicks received 13,215 5,900 123.98
chicks shipped out 238,860 201,543 18.52
Saleable chick price as of Dec 31 $0.5380 $0.5330

2016 HATCHING EGG PRODUCTION

October 27, 2017

Manitoba hatching egg production increased by 8.24% from 2015, resulting in a quota utilization of 100.58%. Domestic egg hatchability was essentially unchanged from the previous year. Imported eggs decreased by 18.73% and imported chicks dropped by 8.9% compared to 2015. The percentage of Manitoba chicks placed in Manitoba rose 3.6% to 83.1% (79.5% in 2015).

2016 2015 16/15 % change
Total Eggs Set 42,217,872 41,105,064 2.71
Manitoba Allocation (eggs) 35,136,227 34,397,467  2.15
Lease Pool – purchased 0 0
Lease Pool – sold 0 0
Total Allocation 35,136,227 34,397,467 2.15
Manitoba Production eggs set 35,340,426 32,650,518 8.24
% of total eggs set 83.8% 79.4%
chicks hatched 29,273,182 26,955,603 8.6
hatchability 82.8% 82.6%
% Manitoba chicks placed in Manitoba 83.1% 79.5%
Quota Utilization 100.58% 94.92%
Imported Eggs eggs set 6,849,726 8,428,626 -18.73
% of total eggs set 16.2% 20.6%
chicks hatched 5,823,168 6,824,596 -14.67
hatchability 85.0% 81.0%
Imported Chicks 310,760 341,250 -8.93
Interprovincial movement eggs set 27,720 25,920 6.82
IP chicks hatched 21,900 21,525 1.74
chicks received 5,900 8,900 -33.71
chicks shipped out 201,543 251,878 -19.98
Saleable chick price as of Dec 31 $0.533 $0.536