Aviagen Launches Broiler Management Guide for Open-Sided Housing

New Aviagen Guide to Managing Broilers in Open-Sided Housing offering best practice management tools and advice for optimizing broiler performance in open-sided houses.

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...

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...

Future President announced for Cobb-Vantress

Joel Sappenfield with more than 25 years of experience in poultry and prepared foods with Tyson Foods, Inc. will become the next president of Cobb-Vantress

Kemin launches LYSOFORTE Liquid

Kemin launches LYSOFORTE® Liquid. It is a naturally derived liquid bio-surfactant that is added directly into the oil or fat line during feed production. Mixing the bio-surfactant with the oil and fats early enhances its efficacy and helps standardize the energy value of the oil, in combination with the well-known effects of LYSOFORTE® on nutrient digestion and absorption.

Annual Ross U.K. flock awards recognize customer performance

Aviagen celebrated customer success at the annual Flock Awards, which was held in Daventry this year. The Annual Ross U.K. flock awards recognize customer performance and reward the achievements of Ross parent stock customers, celebrating UK companies as well as individuals.

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...

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...

Aviagen EPI hosted four key members of the H. Borgmeier GmbH & Co. KG...

Aviagen EPI recently hosted four key members of the H. Borgmeier GmbH & Co. KG team at the Aviagen U.S. head office in Huntsville, Ala. Borgmeier is a long-standing German customer and one of the first customers in the market to use the Ross Ranger®, a specialty product for the slower-growing broiler market and part of Aviagen’s Rowan Range® product portfolio.

Hy-Line International names Global Logistics Manager

Ms. Renata Casadei appointed as new global logistics manager at Hy-Line International with responsibility in coordinating logistics from USA and Brazil production centers and assisting with the logistic from UK.

Students making the most of Aviagen Hatchery School

Aviagen recently Hatchery & Incubation Management module school - Making the most of your hatchery - covered a range of areas including Science of Incubation, Delivering Optimal Conditions and Problem Solving.

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!

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...

Cobb worldwide Tech School best in our industry

World Technical School organized by Cobb-Vantress, Inc. at Siloam Springs, Arkansas, USA: a two-week program including visits to a broiler farm, a parent stock farm and processing plant, and a laboratory practical at the University of Arkansas. The classroom sessions featured presentations by members of the World Technical Support Team covering all aspects of poultry meat production.

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...

Aviagen Celebrates 60 Years of Ross and Raises over £45,000 for Charity

UK and European Poultry Industry Benefit Children’s Charity with Tour de Ross Representatives of the UK and European poultry industry have raised over £45,000 for...

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.

Madi’s new breeder farm ‘on show’ in Bosnia Hercegovina

With the support of Cobb Germany and VDL Agrotech, represented by local distributors Iradia, Madi, one of Bosnia’s fastest growing poultry companies, organized an open day at its newly built breeder farm in Bosnia Hercegovina.

Aviagen invests in Australian Poultry Market: New hatchery completes $35 million upgrade of facilities

Aviagen has been supplying breeding stock to companies in Australia since 1991 and the recently opened new state-of-the-art hatchery in Goulburn, New South Wales, demonstrates its dedication to providing customers with the highest quality breeding stock.

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

Multifan launching Vplus at IPPE Atlanta for better ventilation performances.

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.

Pas Reform to lead European ‘Hatchery of the Future’ project

As a recognised innovator for the hatchery industry worldwide, Pas Reform has been selected to lead Project ‘Hatchery of the Future’, which has the primary aim of developing a fully integrated, socially responsible and sustainable hatchery solution.

Nebraska, USA, welcomes major investment by Hendrix Genetics

Hendrix Genetics recently announced a landmark investment in Grand Island, Nebraska (USA). The hatchery will become the focal point for egg producers in that part of the US and it will be capable of hatching 24 million egg laying chickens per year.

Aviagen Internal School in Scotland

Aviagen welcomed a group of its service representatives from across the globe to Edinburgh, Scotland for its fourth annual Internal School this month. The week-long school offered skills and tools to deliver effective solutions for customers through a blend of presentations, production data analysis and interactive sessions on a range of topics.

Sasso and Hendrix Genetics sign MoU to establish a strategic alliance in colored broiler...

Sasso and Hendrix Genetics agreed to strategically connect the colored breeding activities of Sasso with the worldwide network and R&D center of Hendrix Genetics.

Zvezdan Kiceek joins Hubbard as Senior Technical Consultant for Middle East

Hubbard is very pleased to announce the appointment of Zvezdan Kiceek as Hubbard Senior Technical Consultant for Middle East

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

NOVOGEN increases its breeder Production Targets, based on excellent field results

New production targets by Novogen are available for download on their site.

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

Roxell unveiling growth plans for 2016/2017

Ambitions of Roxell will translate into a new, larger factory for Roxell Malaysia and into an expansion of the infrastructure of Roxell USA in the next two years.

New office opens at Cobb Chinese production complex

In Suzhou province Cobb China held an official opening at the office on the site where the newly constructed hatchery and grandparent farm are located. The hatchery will be completed this month so that the whole Cobb operation will be fully functional and ready to begin supplying Cobb500 parent stock to the Chinese market.

ISA reports ‘unparalleled sustainability’ at new PS hatchery

Sustainable results and substantial savings from the very start of the egg value chain at the Hendrix Genetics Parent Stock Hatchery of Boxmeer, Holland.

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.

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...

Hy-Line International Distributor Expands in China

Ningxia Xiaoming Agriculture & Animal Husbandry Co., Ltd, a Hy-Line distributor in China for the past seven years, is expanding hatchery capacity in its Henan Lankao location this year.

Hy-Line International adds to Technical Service Team

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, appointed Mr. Hassen Masmoudi as Technical Services Specialist for Hy- Line International for North Africa, West Africa and the Middle East.

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...

DSM adds to its Optimum Vitamin Nutrition™ (OVN™)

OVN by DSM Nutritional Products is a cost-effective range of vitamin supplementation that optimizes animal health, well-being, performance and the quality and nutritional value of animal-origin foods.

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

Ross Distributor hosting a popular seminar in Yangon Myanmar

Crystal Diamond Livestock Co. Ltd combined with Ross to hold a well received and attended seminar to support the company’s growing customer base in Myanmar.

Trow Nutrition’s new reactive lysine parameter

Trouw Nutrition announces the addition of a new quality parameter to its popular NutriOpt precision-feeding system.

LLC Rusgrain Ufa Holding signed a Contract with Pas Reform Russia

Russia’s Rusgrain Ufa Holding signs to SmartPro™ from Pas Reform for new Turbaslinkie hatchery. Located in Blagoveshchensk district, in the Republic of Bashkortostan, the new hatchery will produce 42 million eggs annually.

Kemin global expansion continues in Belgium with new quality control laboratories, logistics office and...

Kemin has recently established new quality control laboratories, logistics office and warehouse in Herentals, Belgium to provide safer and higher quality products.

License agreement Vencomatic Group – Jansen Poultry Equipment

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

Nuscience and Jubilant Life Sciences announce strategic marketing agreement

Nuscience Group and Jubilant Life Sciences today announced a strategic marketing collaboration agreement for the distribution of Nuscience products in India, Sri Lanka and Nepal.

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.

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...

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...

The 5th Rondeel opens its gates

The Vencomatic Rondeel® housing concept has been developed in cooperation with the University of Wageningen and the Animal Protection Service, and is therefore ideal for a sustainable production of table eggs.

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.

Aviagen connects with customers at SPACE 2016

Slower-growing birds are of particular interest in the French market and therefore Aviagen’s alternative product range, the Rowan Range®, proved a popular topic of discussion during the last Space Show in Rennes, France.

Ross celebrates 60 years of success in genetics

Ross has hit a number of major milestones as it celebrates 60 years of success in poultry genetics. Since Chunky Chicks Limited opened their doors...

Nicolas Lecuit joins Hubbard as Sales Manager for France and Switzerland

Hubbard is very pleased to announce the appointment of Nicolas Lecuit as Sales Manager for France and Switzerland.

First-Ever Ross Parent Stock Flock Placed in Sicily

Aviagen Italia customer AVISP invests in new facility

Bastien Godfrain strengthens Novogen’s R&D Team

The R&D team of Novogen has expanded again with the arrival of Bastien Godfrain. Bastien reports directly to Thierry Burlot, NOVOGEN Director of R&D, and...

Cobb Hatchery Roundtable brings together global experts

The Cobb Hatchery event gave technical managers the opportunity to discuss maximizing efficiencies within the company’s grandparent and great grandparent hatcheries.

House of Raeford Farms celebrates new state-of-the-art hatchery

In collaboration with Pas Reform and NatureForm, House of Raeford Farms celebrated the grand opening of its fully automated new chicken hatchery, designed for optimum production efficiency and with all the latest that a hatchery can hold in terms of single stage incubation, advanced climate control and hatchery automation.

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...

Aviagen launches New Global Parent Stock Nutrition specifications

Aviagen has launched an updated version of its global Parent Stock (PS) Nutrition Specifications for Arbor Acres, Indian River and Ross brands. The updated nutrient values provided in the new recommendations are finely tuned to satisfy the bird’s current needs for maintenance, growth and production of eggs.

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.

Bastos Egg Contest in Brazil

Brazil: at the traditional and famous Bastos egg competition in the white and/or brown egg categories NOVOGEN awarded for the 6th consecutive year.

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.

CTB, Inc. has acquired the Volito Group

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

New Barn equipped by Big Dutchman in Holland

Open House event at the Douwe and Hinke Huisman’s new barn in Nijeberkoop, in the Dutch province of Friesland, Holland all equipped by Big Dutchman.

Aviagen Kft welcomes seven members to Ross 140 Club

Aviagen KFT welcomed seven new entries to the Ross 140 Club from Hungary and Bosnia. The Aviagen KFT Ross 140 Club celebrates farmers who achieve or exceed 140 chicks per hen housed, with current entries from Hungary and Serbia, as well as Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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...

Novogen strengthens its position with new partnerships in North America

NOVOGEN announce a new partnership with the Friesen Group Companies' Pacific Pride Chicks Ltd. of Abbotsford, British Columbia and ‘Featherland Farms Ltd.’ of Sumas, Washington.

Arbor Acres, KGB hold successful seminar in South Korea

Positive feedback for Arbor Acres and KGB successful seminar in South Korea. Another successful Arbor Acres’s event and a full and informative day appreciated by all attending.

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...

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