EU Commission launches publication of protein balance sheet

The European Commission published for the first time a comprehensive EU protein balance sheet. The EU protein balance sheet 2015/2016 is an overview of...

Efficiency and effectiveness: the focus of the 2017 Feed Mill Management Seminar

Feed manufacturing is an important aspect in poultry and egg production and processing. The 2017 USPOULTRY Feed Mill Management Seminar focused on improving mill...

COBB investment targets growth of Asian market

The expansion of Cobb activities to serve the Asian region was the focus of interest for the company at the VIV Asia exhibition in...

AgroExpoSiberia 2017 – Novosibirsk, Russia

The strong international interest underscores the high potential and the good agricultural perspective of Siberia. In 2016, a total of 113 companies from Russia, Germany, Belarus,...

A new Petersime hatchery for the Australian layer industry

Specialised Breeders Australia, formerly Hy-Line Australia, supplies both Hy-Line Brown and Lohmann Brown day-old chicks and point-of-lay pullets to the Australian layer industry. The...

Evonik to introduce first own developed probiotic (DFM) – GutCare® PY1

Over the coming years, Evonik, specialist in feed amino acids, also intends to assume a leading role in the field of sustainable and antibiotic-free...

KemTRACE organic minerals launched in Middle East during Jordan symposium

Kemin Industries, a global nutritional ingredient company that uses science to create solutions and products for half of the world’s population, has recently launched...

Compound feed production estimates for 2016

The industrial compound feed production for farmed animals in the EU-28 in 2016 reached an estimated level of 153.4 mio. T., i.e. 1% less than in...

XXVIII FEFAC and V Animal Nutrition Congress preview

XXVIII FEFAC Congress and V Animal Nutrition Congress will be held in Cordoba, Spain, on 8‑9 June 2017. The conference, with the theme “Facing the future together...

English-Russian roundtable discussion on antimicrobial resistance

Specialists of the Department for Pharmaceuticals of the All-Russian State Center for Quality and Standardization of Veterinary Drugs and Feed (FGBI “VGNKI”), Renat Salimov,...

Indian River Training Academy generates customer support


The training helps Indian River customers with breeder and broiler management support and education to assist in realizing the full genetic potential of their...

Cargill and Heifer delivering chicks in Qinsghen, China

Cargill and Heifer International are celebrating the official launch of a program aimed at improving the lives of more than 450 smallholder farming households...

Automated, high-capacity Stork Thigh Fillet System

Consumers worldwide are increasingly appreciating boneless chicken thigh meat. Marel Poultry already foresaw this trend a while ago. That's why the company developed the...

Nutriad excels in EU-funded Campylobacter research project

Campylobacteriosis is among the most common bacterial infections in humans: in the EU alone, the number of cases per year is estimated to be...

USDA strengthens rules for organic poultry

The final rule establishes a level playing field for organic producers, bolsters consumer confidence in the organic label, and ensures that all organic animals...

Authorisation of feed flavouring additives

The conditions of use of these re-authorisations are significantly different from their previous authorised use as per Directive 70/524/EEC. Whereas the previous authorisation did...

Aviagen launches newly designed web site

Aviagen, the world’s leading primary poultry breeder, invites customers to navigate its newly designed web site, which is now live at www.aviagen.com. The company’s new...

EU Parliament confirms exclusion of marketed feed from waste legislation

On 14 March 2017 the European Parliament voted through the report by Simona Bonafè on the amendments to the Waste Framework Directive, as part...

Aviagen and CHI Farms Nigeria celebrate 10 years of cooperation

A delegation of senior Aviagen representatives recently visited CHI Farms, Nigeria, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of cooperation between the two companies. CHI is the...

Potential new vaccine for Newcastle Disease and ILT

Researcher develops potential new vaccine for both Newcastle Disease and ILT

GM technology unlocks potential for new generation of poultry vaccines

Scientists at The Pirbright Institute have used genetic engineering to develop a more efficient and effective vaccine for Marek’s disease, which could pave the...

Cobb’s world class performance wins Fengxiang award in China

Best performance for Cobb’s parents in China - Shandong Fengxiang Company winning the top parent award!

Aviagen Gets “On Board” with Hå Rugeri AS Seminar

Aviagen and Aviagen SweChick representatives delivered presentations to customers and contacts of Norwegian hatchery Hå Rugeri AS about improving quality and uniformity throughout the whole production period.

SPACE 2017 coming in September

Registrations open for SPACE 2017 coming 12-15 September!

Cobb launches new animal welfare website

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. announced the launch of a new website dedicated to animal welfare, highlighting the company’s commitment to the care of chickens through its...

Using gene-editing techniques could help boost breeding of endangered birds

Hens that do not produce their own chicks have been developed for use as surrogates to lay eggs from rare breeds A team led by...

New joint-venture DSM and Evonik for omega-3 fatty acids from natural marine algae

Veramaris, a new DSM and Evonik joint venture for the use of natural marine algae in animal feeds.

New Production Director for Cobb-Vantress in Brazil

Alvaro Burin, who has 25 years’ experience in the poultry industry, has been appointed production director for Cobb-Vantress in Brazil. A graduate of Universidade Federal...

USPOULTRY urges poultry producers to perform biosecurity self-assessments

The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in a commercial chicken breeder...

Laser to keep poultry chickens safe from avian bird flu

The British government has extended the avian influenza (bird flu) prevention zone to April 2017. Also the requirements of the zone have changed, meaning...

Jamesway’s Platinum 2.0 builds strong relationships in Saudi Arabia

Jamesway continues its long partnership with one of Saudi Arabia’s largest poultry producers with an expansion project in Jeddah. For over 40 years Fakieh...

Poultry & Egg Summit explored Argentina’s export potential

Diána Tóth, conference manager for VIV worldwide, acknowledged the involvement of the Argentine associations CEPA (for poultry meat) and CAPIA (for eggs) in the...

Big Dutchman acquires agricultural building business from Betco

The Big Dutchman group based in Vechta, Germany, announced today that it has acquired Qingdao Betco Asia Co., Ltd. (Betco Qingdao), which is the...

Roxell introduces a new Infrared Heat Experience with the Quad-Glow 100

The Quad-Glow 100 is an important step in the product development strategy of Roxell. According to Michael Osterman, Product Owner at Roxell, outside of...

External factors affecting the poultry industry

During her presentation at the Poultry Market Intelligence Forum held during the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo in Atlanta, Thompson-Weeman discussed the many...

IPPE sets three new records for 2017

The 2017 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) had a great year with 31,649 poultry, meat and feed industry leaders from all over the...

Aviagen Kft Invests €12m in New Hatchery in Hungary

Investment sees parent stock capacity reach 10 million per annum with room for further expansion. Aviagen Kft in Hungary recently opened a new hatchery to...

VIV Asia 2017: Great conference choices for Asia’s animal business leaders

At VIV Asia 2017 all of the specialist conferences will be dedicated to a specific part of the livestock industry

Trouw Nutrition expands feed additive portfolio with Selko IntelliBond

The world’s first hydroxy trace minerals for animal nutrition are now incorporated into Trouw Nutrition’s feed additive portfolio, marketed under the brand Selko IntelliBond.

Munters acquires Mtech Systems

Munters Group strengthens its position within climate control solutions for the food production industry by acquiring MTech Systems, combining data analytics expertise with state-of-the-art technology

VIV Asia Preview

VIV Asia is back and it is fully demonstrating its aim to be better than ever with every new edition. The premier Asian meeting...

Exploring latest innovations in poultry

The final day of the International Poultry and Processing Expo highlighted the need for innovation to meet consumer demand in the changing poultry industry.

EggMeat 2017

The symposium Eggmeat2017 will be held in Scotland in September and it is a unique opportunity for the scientific community and the poultry industry to gather and exchange knowledge and ideas.

22nd ASPA Congress – 13 to 16 June 2017

The 22nd ASPA Congress will provide an update on animal production issues such as genetics, diseases, welfare, nutrition, management and environmental impact.

IEC Business Conference –2 to 4 April 2017

Next IEC Business Conference will give an overview on Egg production and trade all over the world

Cobb achieves first compartment status in Brazil

Cobb-Vantress received the certification for poultry compartmentalization for Avian Influenza and Newcastle disease from the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply.

Midwest Poultry Federation Convention coming in March

The 2017 Midwest Poultry Convention will offer a full overview on the poultry industry, products, services and technology.

The usage of antibiotics in animal production

In a seminar organized by Trouw Nutrition, Prof. Leo den Hartog explained that too many antibiotics are used in animal production, becoming a global issue in the agenda of nearly all countries around the globe.

Thomas Pollmeier appointed senior advisor for Munters Agricultural and Horticultural business area.

Peter Gisel-Ekdahl, President Business Area AgHort – Group, Vice President Munters, announces the appointment of Thomas Pollmeier as senior advisor for Munters Agricultural and Horticultural business area

Hubbard unveils their latest Male: The Hubbard M22

Hubbard offering a new highly competitive Male, the Hubbard M22.

Aviagen Asia names Dr. Esmi San Pedro
Commercial Vice President for Indian River

Dr. Esmi San Pedro has been appointed Aviagen Asia’s new Commercial Vice President for Indian River brand of broiler breeders

Coming soon 2017 Turkey Conference

Back again the 2017 Turkey Science and Production Conference scheduled for 8-10 March, 2017 at Carden Park Hotel, Cheshire, UK.

EggsCargoSystem: even a perfect tray can be improved

Improved trays for the EggsCargoSystem produced and distributed by Twinpack Special Products and Giordano Poultry Plast

Revolutionary Stork ATLAS, humane and efficient live bird handling uplifted

An advanced live bird handling system which won the EuroTier 2016 Innovation Award.

IDT Biologika establishes Animal Health Americas Business Unit

IDT Biologika establishes Animal Health Americas Business Unit and José Ochoa will guide IDT’s Americas Animal Health operations.

Marel Poultry gives insights into the future at IPPE 2017

Marel Poultry will presents innovative solutions at the 2017 International Production & Processing Expo in Atlanta, Ga. USA from Jan. 31- Feb. 2, 2017.

License agreement Vencomatic Group – Jansen Poultry Equipment

Jansen Poultry Equipment and Vencomatic Group announced a licensing agreement on 2 systems.

International Rendering Symposium to showcase sustainability of U.S. and Canadian rendering industry

International Rendering Symposium will be held during the IPPE show and is sponsored by the National Renderers Association and the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association

New aviary system AviaView by Jansen Poultry Equipment – a perfect view on birds

On you tube you can see the new AviaView Aviary System by Jansen Poultry Equipment fully operational at the Spaul premises.

The right balance in ventilation: Multifan introduces Vplus – permanent magnet motor at IPPE...

Multifan launching Vplus at IPPE Atlanta for better ventilation performances.

Academia and industry determined to unlock animal performance gains through precision nutrition

New discoveries in the science that underpins feed efficacy could bring significant value to the animal feed industry, according to academics and researchers at...

Aviagen Launches New Ventilation Documents 
for Good Flock Management

Aviagen launched a new HOW-TO series on essential flock ventilation, since an adequate ventilation is a key factor for broilers and breeders.

Advancements in Mycoplasma Screening at the Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network

A very special lunch meeting during IPPE 2017 organized by Biochek with Brenda Parker Glidewell talking on Advancements in Mycoplasma Screening at the Georgia Poultry Laboratory Network

e-Novations Gallery and Awards at VIV-ASIA 2017

As from January 2017 the array of online pre-show content will grow with the addition of a new video innovations contest called the e-Novations Gallery, which presents short video clips about products and services that exhibitors are introducing for the first time in Asia.

Highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza outbreak at a turkey farm in Hungary

Hungary has reported a highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza outbreak at a turkey farm in Totkomlos, Hungary on November 4, 2016. The animal health...

Yisheng and Hubbard sign historic agreement for supply of breeding stock into China

During a special Press Conference, held on Friday November 25th, Shandong Yisheng Livestock & Poultry Breeding Company Ltd. (“Yisheng”) announced that Yisheng and Hubbard...

Vigilance still needed for salmonella control

A warning to the international poultry industry against complacency in the face of changing salmonella organisms has been issued by a salmonella specialist.

The poultry sector in Tanzania

Tanzania has today a long-term growth potential in the poultry and egg sectors.

CTB, Inc. has acquired the Volito Group

CTB acquires Netherlands-based cage-free hen housing manufacturer Volito

2016 Poultry Protein & Fat Seminar highlighted equipment, new technology and efficiencies in rendering

The 2016 Poultry Protein & Fat Seminar provided a comprehensive update on new technology on poultry feeding and rendering.

ARS’s One Health Antibiotic Awareness

USA ARS's interdisciplinary approach strengthens the network of "One Health" efforts to develop and implement antimicrobial-resistance solutions for healthy people, healthy animals and a healthy environment.

EuroTier 2016 Innovation Award

A EuroTier innovation Silver Award is conferred on an innovation that has been enhanced to such an extent that a substantial improvement in its function and process can be expected from it. During the world’s leading trade fair for animal production, EuroTier 2016, 21 innovations received a silver medal. Among them, ATLAS (Advanced Bird Transport Solution from Grower to Processor) by Marel Poultry.

I-Flush, total hygiene solution for poultry drinking systems

The I-Flush system by Impex Barneveld ensures the maximum hygiene and efficiency in poultry houses.

113th edition of Fieragricola: the best of agro and livestock innovations.

Coming in 2018, from January 31st to February 3rd, Verona, Italy, Fieragricola will show the best of International agro and livestock innovations.

Cobb Asia-Pacific technical school held in Macau, China

The Cobb Asia-Pacific technical school in Macau, China covered topics from grandparent selection to broiler management.

Agro Farm Russia 2017, Moscow

February 7 to 9, 2017 Agro Farm will open the new year displaying the best of livestock husbandry, equipment and services.

In Belarus poultry farms ready to obtain European product certificates

Meat products of Belarusian poultry farms soon certified for export to the European Union.

Meyn introduces the TDS Thigh Deboning Solution M 1.0

Meyn launched a new thigh deboning solution for poultry producers.

Practical Guidelines for on-farm euthanasia of poultry manual available

A Manual on how too correctly identify and carry out methods for on-farm euthanasia of Poultry.

DSM Presents its Latest Innovations at EuroTier 2016

DSM, a global leader in animal nutrition and health, will be showcasing its latest innovations for the feed industry at EuroTier 2016. Industry experts...

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