Exploring the Need for a Poultry Processing Plant in the Thunder Bay Region

New developments and opportunities in poultry production highlights the urgent need for a local poultry abattoir. The Gillies Community Centre in the Township of Gillies is hosting a meeting of poultry producers, potential processors and poultry retailors in the Thunder Bay area. The purpose of the gathering is to build momentum for the development of a poultry processing plant for the Thunder Bay area.

This half day event will include: information from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs regarding new poultry producing options for entrepreneurs and new processor opportunities, discussion of a feasibility study, and funding options.