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.
Almost all EU Members States have reported an increase in poultry meat production in 2016.
EuroTier is the indispensable and international platform for livestock professionals and expects 2,500 exhibitors from more than 50 countries Some 2,400 exhibitors have already signed...
Hy-Line Italia has recently organised a major “scientific technical update” day with the objective, through the presentation of papers by prestigious speakers, of optimising the management of laying hens.
Fieravicola Forlì, the Italian Poultry and Rabbit Show will be back again from the 5th to the 7th of April In Forlì, Italy.
Once again the IPPE 2017 will offer plenty of business opportunities to all the poultry and processing leading companies.
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.
VIV Russia is the International show from for Russia and the C.I.S. countries.
Roxell launches a new version of Minimax feeder to meet the demand of poultry farmers for a more profitable production.
VIV Turkey 2017: reach the world’s new markets from the key market Turkey
The NEW feeder pan Twist by Italian Company GIORDANO POULTRY PLAST recently awarded at the SPACE Show, in France.
Registration soon open for the 28th APPS 2017 – Australian Poultry Science Symposium. Find all information in the article.
New opportunities in Africa with the SIMA-SIPSA, a new big show dedicated to livestock and agricultural equipment.
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.
Operational Excellence Technology™now working on all Petersime single-stage incubators
Brazil: at the traditional and famous Bastos egg competition in the white and/or brown egg categories NOVOGEN awarded for the 6th consecutive year.
The Aviagen Business Conference-Latin America has become an effective gathering to share business developments and opportunities with Latin American customers
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.
Germany-based health and agricultural giant Bayer reached a deal to acquire seed and pesticide company Monsanto for $66 billion. Bayer CEO Werner Baumann said in a conference...
5th Edition of Poultry Fest welcomes you in Lucknow, India, October 22, 23 and 24.
New production targets by Novogen are available for download on their site.
World Egg Day provides an opportunity to educate people about the true value of eggs and the importance of high quality protein in a fun and engaging way.
Aviana Uganda has announced that the Uganda Poultry Expo will be taking place on 20-21 October 2016. The two-day event is being organised by Aviana...
Aviagen Italia customer AVISP invests in new facility
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.
New hatching egg grader by Prinzen with improved capacity matching the PSPC Packers for hatching eggs.
Are you an expert in poultry farming passionate about making a difference? If you are looking to live and work in Bhutan, here is your chance to take your skills to Bhutan and make a difference!
Attendees at the 2016 USPOULTRY Hatchery-Breeder Clinic learned about the tactical campaign, “All In or All Gone, Protect Your Farm, Protect Your Livelihood” which...
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...
EuroTier will include the Special World Poultry Show this year.
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.
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...
Hubbard is very pleased to announce the appointment of Zvezdan Kiceek as Hubbard Senior Technical Consultant for Middle East
The new EU regulation has approved the use of zinc feed additives for a period of 10 years and contains a number of changes compared to the previous authorisation in relation to placing zinc additives on the EU market.
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.
The First VIETSTOCK Seminar Roadshow for Poultry Production was recently held in My Tho city, Tien Giang Province
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.
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.
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.
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.
The poultry industry has made great strides in improving the safety of its employees in the workplace over the last few decades, but the quest to improve is never finished. The 2016 National Safety Conference for the Poultry Industry will bring together poultry facility and corporate safety personnel for a three-day event to discuss industry challenges, best practices and updates on government policy.
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.
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.
Hubbard is very pleased to announce the appointment of Nicolas Lecuit as Sales Manager for France and Switzerland.
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.
Poultry & Egg Summit Latin America 2016 will take place in Buenos Aires Argentina on dates of 26th-27th October 2016. It becomes the first conference-only meeting to be arranged in a South American country by the team behind the VIV series of international trade fairs and follows their launch of Poultry Summit Europe 2016 in Utrecht, The Netherlands, in May this year
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.
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.
ROXELL, with head office in Maldegem, Belgium, is the worldwide leader in automatic feeding and drinking systems for the poultry and pig industry. At end of May directors, sales managers and technical managers of all Roxell top distributors from all over the world gathered in Seville (Spain) for Roxell’s International Distributor Seminar.
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.
The 2016 USPOULTRY Hatchery-Breeder Clinic will be held July 12-13, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Nashville, Tenn., USA. Quality and performance efficiencies will be discussed by hatchery and breeder flock managers.
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.
The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) recognises Australia as a world leader in animal health and biosecurity. Australia continues to provide a competent and professional veterinary service that also takes a leadership role in the area of biosecurity. However, in Australia more government vets are needed, according to the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA).
Trouw Nutrition announces the addition of a new quality parameter to its popular NutriOpt precision-feeding system.
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.
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.
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.
The demand for animal proteins is rising as a result of the growing world population and increasing per capita consumption. The poultry and pig industries are investing more and more in bigger housing or multiple houses per site and are therefore in need of a transport system with an increased feed capacity.
The Dutch companies Twinpack Special Products and Ovotrack are collaborating with the EggsCargoSystem® Connect Concept® for the tracking and tracing of eggs
The 3rd WVPA Asian Meeting, to be held in Manila on 20 and 21st October 2016, is a ‘must attend’ meeting for Asian poultry veterinarians. The varied programme is focused on the theme of ‘Prevention is Better than Cure’ with issues such as mycotoxins, avian influenza, coccidiosis and Newcastle disease all featuring prominently.
OVOCOM held its 15th General Assembly. The newly elected president Mrs. Ann Nachtergaele held a plea to intensify the cooperation between the International and national Scheme holders. After all, they all share the same objective : to continue to guarantee food safety and quality.
In Italy an outbreak of H7N7 HPAI in commercial chicken layers was reported in the Ferrara region. Restriction zones have been put in place in line with EU rules.
The National Chicken Council criticised the new EPA’s bioethanol requirements for the amount of bioethanol to be included in transport fuels. According to Mike Brown, President of the National Chicken Council, if the EPA proposal stays put, consumers will see higher prices at the pump and on the plate.
Testing a Non-virulent NetB Positive Strain of C. perfringens as a Live Vaccine against Necrotic Enteritis in Chickens in order to evaluate the use of a novel live vaccine to prevent necrotic enteritis (NE) in broilers.
Biosecurity, efficiency and a detailed overview on Avian Influenza outbreaks and their consequences on the whole USA industry were the main topics of the USPOULTRY 2016 Feed Mill Management Seminar.
A recently completed research project investigated the complex makeup of a very commonly used poultry vaccine, the Arkansas infectious bronchitis vaccine. Researchers revealed the mystery behind it.
The European Council adopts new animal breeding rules regulating on various aspects, amongst others: the recognition of breeding organisations and private undertakings, the entering of animals in specific breeding books and registers, performance testing and genetic evaluation, and the content of zootechnical certificates.
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.
Past and current situation of Avian Influenza in the world and its impact on various poultry aspects, economics, trade, prices in a fully overview of Peter van Horne, Poultry Economist at the 53rd Franchise Distributor Meeting of Lohmann Tierzucht.
The Turkey Science and Production Conference celebrating this year its 10th anniversary was started with a brilliant and provoking presentation by Hybrid Turkeys General Manager, Dave Libertini.
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.
The main innovations of AZA INTERNATIONAL concern broilers and turkeys with the launch of the MIXTA feed pan, while the new linear trough feeder BREEDAZA and SELF-DOSY feed pan have been designed for layers and breeders, respectively.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
The Cobb Hatchery event gave technical managers the opportunity to discuss maximizing efficiencies within the company’s grandparent and great grandparent hatcheries.
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.
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.