Jamesway outfits Hendrix’s new hatchery in Nebraska

Hendrix Opening – Grand Island, Nebraska Jamesway is proudly awaiting the grand opening in August of a new Hendrix Genetics facility in Grand Island, Nebraska....

China Animal Agriculture Association gets look behind the scenes in Petersime factory

The China Animal Agriculture Association (CAAA) got an exclusive look behind the scenes of the Petersime company. The delegates could see with their own...

Aviagen Executive Team visits Ross Distributor Wadi Poultry in Egypt

A team of Aviagen executives received first-hand insights into the current Egyptian poultry market and planned future strategies and cooperation on a recent visit...

Spanish visitors see parallels in Thai poultry industry

On a visit to Thailand hosted by Cobb Asia, a group of Spanish poultry executives saw key similarities in the chicken industry in the...

Aviagen revolutionizes genomics testing for both Chicken and Turkey Breeds with state-of-the art genomics...

Aviagen is pleased to announce the opening of a new state-of-the-art Genomics laboratory. Based in Scotland, the new laboratory is equipped to process well...

Roxell celebrates its 50th anniversary with Employees’ Day

On the 9th of June, Roxell, the leading manufacturer of automatic feed, drink and heating systems for poultry and pigs, celebrated its 50th anniversary...

29th Australian Poultry Science Symposium

The Poultry Research Foundation, in conjunction with WPSA - Australian Branch, cordially is pleased to announce the 29th Australian Poultry Science Symposium. The Australian Poultry...

NPIP biosecurity principles template to support poultry producers

As part of a technical reference guide series, the template, along with NPIP audit documents, serves as a tool to start or modify any...

David Pickering strengthens Roxell’s Service team in the USA

Roxell is pleased to welcome a new member of the Roxell USA Service Team, David Pickering. As new Service Engineer, David will be in...

University of Saskatchewan receives funding for poultry lighting research

A Canadian restaurant chain has announced it will support the University of Saskatchewan to expand an important research project examining poultry lighting enhancements and...

MTGA and MTRPC announced 2017-18 Officers

The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) and Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council (MTRPC) announce the following slates of officers for 2017-2018: MINNESOTA TURKEY RESEARCH...

A new cooperation for feed ingredients

Regulatory authorities and feed and feed ingredient associations from Canada, the European Union and the United States met in Brussels to launch the International...

Marel Poultry and Harim Korea go sky high

Marel Poultry has been chosen to equip one of the world's largest poultry processing plants. The Harim company in South Korea will install four...

Hy-Line International announces new Commercial Distributor in India

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, announces a new partnership with Srinivasa Hatcheries Group (SH Group) to distribute Hy-Line commercial layers...

Jerry Moye appointed new member of International Advisory Board of Hendrix Genetics

Hendrix Genetics has appointed Jerry Moye as new member of its International Advisory Board (IAB). The appointment takes effect on 22 June 2017. Due...

Overcome the new crop challenge with a hard-working xylanase

For many, harvest may well be a time for reaping the rewards of a hard year's work, but for nutritionists and producers the approach...

VIV Turkey 2017 – Innovative poultry production and processing from feed to meat

The 8th edition of VIV Turkey, International Trade Fair for Poultry & Technologies will gather more than 600 exhibitors with 25.000 buyers on 6...

Cobb Germany strengthens Team in Hungary

The owners of the Cobb parent stock hatchery in Hungary — the Kari family — have joined the Cobb Germany sales and marketing team...

Technical Seminar on Phytate and Phytase: The Value Chain of Phytate Destruction

Last June 8th, in Bologna, Italy, in the Research Centers for small species (CRiPS) Department of Agro-Food Sciences and Technologies - University of Bologna,...

Koktas-Actobe expands hatchery with SmartPro from Pas Reform

Kazakhstan’s Koktas-Actobe hatchery has signed a contract with Pas Reform Russia to extend its hatchery operations with new SmartHatchPro™ hatchers. The expansion will bring...

Aviagen appoints Khalil Nassar for Arbor Acres for Middle East and Africa

Aviagen has appointed Khalil Nassar as international commercial manager Arbor Acres for the Middle East and Africa. Khalil brings a wealth of knowledge and...

2nd Animine Academy

The European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP) and Animine are pleased to announce the second Animine Academy, to be held in the National Museum...

Big Dutchman opens brand-new location in Malaysia

25 years after Big Dutchman (BD), the world market leader for modern pig and poultry production, dared to make the move to the emerging...

Future CAP needs to focus on EU livestock & feed sector

FEFAC, the European Compound Feed Manufacturers’ Federation, will discuss the competitiveness of EU animal production with European Commissioner for Agriculture & Rural Development, Mr...

Towards control of Avian Coronaviruses

The European COST Action FA1207 “Towards control of Avian Coronaviruses: strategies for diagnosis, surveillance and vaccination” has brought together 176 experts from 25 countries...

58th Annual Poultry Festival

The 58th Annual Poultry Festival is just around the corner, and the 2017 festival is scheduled for June 16-17. For nearly six decades, The Poultry...

Produkty Pitania Group commissions Pas Reform Russia for the new hatchery

Produkty Pitania Group, Russia’s largest manufacturer of semi-finished, ready-to-eat and frozen poultry and poultry meat products, has commissioned Pas Reform Russia to install SmartPro™...

Aviagen Names Claudio Ambrogio Business Manager for Rowan Range in Europe

Claudio will focus on emerging slower-growing, free-range and organic market segments June 1, 2017 – Edinburgh, United Kingdom – Aviagen®, the world’s leading poultry breeding...

7th Feeds & Nutrition course

The Schothorst feed research’s 7th feeds & nutrition course will be held 12-16 June at Zaandam, Netherlands. The F&N Course has become an annual unique...

Nutrition, the focus at latest Aviagen Internal School

Nutrition module equipped teams with skills to help customers improve performance. Aviagen’s latest internal school “Understanding the Nutritional Needs of the Bird” was designed to...

First joint WIT workshop for Saudi poultry industry

More than 40 trainees took part in the first scientific workshop organized jointly by the Al Watania Poultry Institute of Technology (WIT) and Cobb-Vantress...

Fernando Garcilopez appointed as Business Manager for Spain, Portugal and Italy for AB Vista

AB Vista has appointed Fernando Garcilopez as Business Manager for Spain, Portugal and Italy. Mr Garcilopez joins AB Vista with more than 15 years’...

MPF Convention honors long-time exhibitors for their commitment

A total of 28 exhibiting companies were honored in March for their long-time commitment to the Midwest Poultry Federation (MPF) Convention. The companies received a...

Meyn, Cabinplant and MULTIVAC agree on cooperation

Cabinplant A/S, MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG and Meyn Food Processing Technology B.V., complete a strategic alliance. A memorandum of understanding was...

Turkey Academy 2017

The New-Life Mills Turkey Producer Academy will be held on June 1, 2017, at the Elmhurst Inn, Ingersoll, ON.  This one-day interactive turkey producer development...

VIV Asia 2017, a global platform

The total number of visits at VIV Asia 2017 recorded during the three days of the biennial event rose by nearly 20 percent compared...

Jamesway’s 7th Latin American Seminar: Mexico

Jamesway has been hosting seminars in Latin America for the past 14 years and the growing number of enthusiastic participants is an indication that...

See you soon at VIV-RUSSIA!

VIV Russia is the trade show for animal husbandry and processing in Russia and the C.I.S. countries. VIV Russia showcases the industry's developments by the...

Hy-Line International hosts Technical Seminar for growing Asia market share

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, brought together its growing number of Asian distributors in March in beautiful Pattaya, Thailand to...

Sanofi and Boehringer Ingelheim confirm strategic transaction

Both companies will become global leaders in two different sectors of the pharmaceutical market. Sanofi and Boehringer Ingelheim confirmed the strategic transaction signed in June...

MPF Convention sees successful run in Saint Paul

Show Moves to Minneapolis in 2018. The Midwest Poultry Federation (MPF) Convention ended its very successful 20-year run in Saint Paul with three sold-out exhibit...

Whole genome sequencing and its implication on food safety

“We are transitioning from pulse field gel electrophoresis to whole genome sequencing, which is faster and has a reduced cost and increased discriminatory power,”...

Golden Autumn exhibition dates for 2017

The Russian agricultural exhibition “Golden Autumn”, organized by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, will be held in Moscow on October 4...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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.

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