Poultry Pioneer Passes Away  

Donald McQueen Shaver

AUGUST 12, 1920 – JULY 28, 2018


Donald was founder of Shaver Poultry Breeding Farms Ltd and was its Chairman and C.E.O. for 35 years, establishing a worldwide system of distribution in more than 90 countries. After retiring and selling the business in 1985, he continued his lifelong advocacy for a sustainable agricultural industry, maintaining foundation stocks in both poultry and cattle until 2005. (Excerpt from obituary https://www.dignitymemorial.com/en-ca/obituaries/cambridge-on/donald-shaver-7946335)