CFNL is a not-for-profit organization, which was established in 1981 by the Newfoundland and Labrador Chicken Marketing Scheme under the Natural Products Marketing Act, 1973. The purpose and intent of CFNL is to provide for the effective promotion, control and regulation of the production and marketing of chicken within the province, including the prohibition or production or marketing of chicken.
The board administers the regulation and marketing of chicken as provided for in the Act and the Scheme under the laws of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The board operates under a risk management system commonly known as supply management. The board is comprised of four directors appointed by the Minister of Natural Resources as per the Newfoundland and Labrador Chicken Marketing Scheme. CFNL is supported by one permanent employee and the office is located in the Avalon region.
Chairperson: Mrs. Ruth Noseworthy
Vice-Chairperson: Mr. Keith Deering
Director: Mr. Davis Noel
Director: Mr. Andy Larner
Manager: Mr. Ron Walsh
For information about the Chicken Farmers of Newfoundland and Labrador and its work, please contact us at:
Chicken Farmers of Newfoundland and Labrador
P.O. Box 8098
St. John's, NL
Physical location: 308 Brookfield Road, Agriculture Canada Building 6.
Vision: The vision of the Chicken Farmers of Newfoundland and Labrador is of a sustainable chicken industry which is regulated in an effective manner.