Introducing the Ontario Chicken Innovation and Growth Program

A new, first-of-its-kind program in the Ontario chicken industry, the Ontario Chicken Innovation and Growth Program, will bring new, innovative chicken products to consumers.

Our Goal is simple:

Put new Ontario chicken products on the plates of consumers and enhance economic activity in Ontario.

From addressing growing demand for locally grown food, convenient meal options and heightened interested in healthy eating, chicken farmers, processors, foodservice and restaurant operators and retailers, Ontario's chicken industry has a history of innovating to meet the evolving needs of consumers. Are you a processor, retailer, restaurant of foodservice operator with an early stage chicken product that should be on the plates of Ontario consumers? Do you have some track record of success including preliminary and projected sales data and a marketing strategy? Is your product a first of its kind in Canada? If so, this may be your chance to secure additional allocation to bring your innovative product to market. Explore this website for additional details or apply now.