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.

Poultry & Egg Summit Latin America 2016

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

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.

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.

Roxell’s International Distributor Seminar held in Seville

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 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.

2016 USPOULTRY Hatchery-Breeder Clinic

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

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.

In Australia more government vets are needed

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).

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.

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.

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.

Roxell expands its feed transport system with the Flex-Auger High Capacity and High Run...

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.

Eggs Cargo System® introduces the next revolution

The Dutch companies Twinpack Special Products and Ovotrack are collaborating with the EggsCargoSystem® Connect Concept® for the tracking and tracing of eggs

3rd WVPA Asian Meeting

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.

The new OVOCOM President pleads for harmonization at international level

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.

H7N7 HPAI in commercial chicken layers in Italy

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.

EPA’s bioethanol requirements to raise food prices

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.

Researcher makes progress toward Necrotic Enteritis Vaccine

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.

USPOULTRY 2016 Feed Mill Management Seminar focuses on security, efficiencies and Avian Influenza

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.

Researchers reveal mystery behind important poultry vaccine

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

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.

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.

An overview on Avian Influenza in the world and its impact on the poultry...

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.

Turkey Science and Production Conference Celebrated 10 Year Anniversary

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.

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.

AZA INTERNATIONAL new products 2016 for poultry farming

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Two New Records Set for 2016 IPPE

There were also 1,301 exhibitors, a new record, with more than 464,750 square feet of exhibit space. The Expo is the world's largest annual...

CARFED introduces a new live bird crate

The great experience regarding live bird hauling and knowledge of plastics over the years, the capacity in deliveries and shipments to more than 70...

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.

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.

Poultry Summit Europe probes a world without antibiotics

Poultry Summit Europe 2016, to be held from 16 - 18 May 2016 at Utrecht in The Netherlands, probes a world without antibiotics

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...

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